11 Tips for Swim Parents About Really, Really Bad Swims

When your swimmer has a really bad swim—I mean an awful one—what do you do? How do you feel?


The Cardinal Aquatics Club Hit The Road To Florida For Training Week

The Cardinal Aquatics high school squad traveled to Sarasota, Florida for a week full of holiday training. The club out…

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Rethinking Goal-Setting for Swimmers

We’re often told that goal-setting in swimming is a must, but sometimes members of the swimming community too narrowly define…


Coach Linck Bergen now at Norwegian Swimming Club

After his 2014 departure from Tualatin Hills Swim Club in Beaverton, Oregon, coach Linck Bergen has found a new home…


21 New Year’s Resolutions for Swim Parents

The New Year provides a golden opportunity to reflect on our swim parenting skills. Are we adding to the swim experience—or detracting from it? Here’s my list of 21 New Year’s Resolutions for all swim parents:


Legendary Minnesota Coach, Swimmer Tim Daly Passes From Cancer

Former Minnesota swimming standout and longtime swim coach Tim Daly passed away on Christmas Eve. Daly was 58.


10 Reasons Why I’m Thankful to be a Swim Parent

#4 – Accountability. Swimming taught my kids accountability for their actions.


O’Shea Selected as Southern California Swimming Executive Director

Kim Holmes O’Shea has been selected by Southern California Swimming’s Executive Committee to serve as their next Executive Director.

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The 12 Swimmers You See at Your Local Swim Meets

Here are 12 of the swimmers you see on deck at your local swim meet. Where do you fit in?


Betsy Lavin Swims One Million Yards Despite Having Multiple Sclerosis

Lavin, who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis back in 2009, set a goal to swim 1 million yards in a year. On Tuesday night, Lavin got in the pool and achieved that goal.


National Teamer Taylor Pike Wins 5 At 2016 AESC Elite Meet

The Razorback Aquatic Club Aquahawgs’ Taylor Pike had an impressive showing at this season’s AESC Elite Meet, winning a total of 5 individual events.

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Love Swimming? See 24 New Swim Jobs

Want a job in swimming? See over 651 Swim Jobs you might love.

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12 Parent Tips on How to Behave at Swim Practice

I haven’t been the perfect swim parent. I’ve learned from my own mistakes, plus from watching other parents. If you’re an involved swim parent, you’ve seen interesting days on the pool deck, with new parents and more seasoned ones.


Chicago Wolfpack 10&Under Girls Shatter State Record

The 10&Under girls of the Chicago Wolfpack smashed the state’s 400 yard freestyle relay record, taking 15 seconds off the old mark.


Swimmers Shatter Over A Dozen Records at 2016 NE Senior Champs

Several swimmers and relay teams shattered records at the 2016 New England Senior Championships last weekiend. Between the NE Records and RES Records that were broken, 15 total records went down.

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