Swimming great, Brooke Bennett, is a new mom. She gave birth to her baby boy, Bas Maxwell Frioud, October 20th, at 5:46pm. Bas is 7.4 lb and 20 inches.
Graham Wardell has taken a new role at his home swimming club in Cardiff, Wales.
We’ve got the new Funkita collection, and we love their new print called “Occupy The Lane.” It’s the protest print for all swimmers and it got us thinking of some of those annoying problems at the pool. Image: “The new Occupy The Lane print by Funkit”
Alan Lynn has had a hand in success in Scottish sport for years, and now Scottish Swimming has grabbed him as their new National Coach.
British relay standout Amy Smith has retired from international competition.
Lochte: “He has so much money to get a driver. I even have a driver. Just stinks for the sport of swimming…But he will become smarter from this. Luckily he did not hurt himself or someone else.”
“While we can safely assume that USA Swimming and the State of Maryland will be holding Mr. Phelps accountable, we can also acknowledge our disappointment and anger at his behavior. Given this, we can, and should, hold the mindset of inquiry (as opposed to judgment) into the reasons behind Michael’s most recent behavior.”
Contributor Markus Rogan is a 2-time Olympic medalist and former world record holder. The Austrian elite, a graduate of Stanford, is a psychotherapist in training. He shares his thoughts on Michael Phelps in the aftermath of the DUI arrest.
World Record holder Adam Peaty will lead a British team of 12 to the 2014 World Short Course Championships.
Swimming Video is courtesy of Scottish Swimming.
Since the greatest man to ever grace the water has been back in the pool, there have been ups and downs for the swimming and Olympic legend Michael Phelps.
Mel Marshall is the 1st woman to receive the British Swimming Coaches Association Coach of the Year award
Marshall is the coach of World Record holder Adam Peaty, who swam the fastest result over 50 meters of long course breaststroke at the 2014 European Championships.
The senior session featured some of Scotland’s top talent, including Gold medal winners Ross Murdoch and Hannah Miley.
The Scottish National Team Championships have been established to give swimmers the very rare opportunity to compete as a team.
The British Summer Championships will run for the first time next summer…