International

Race Video: Michael Phelps Wins 100 Back in 53.88, 2014 Bulldog Grand Slam

Michael Phelps is gaining steam in his career comeback, following up a great 100 fly with a 53.88 in the 100 back to win tonight.

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Australian Olympic Champion Ian Thorpe Comes Out as Gay in Television Interview

Ian Thorpe, revered as one of the greatest swimmers in history (he’s on anybody’s short list of 5), has revealed…

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Sabbioni Breaks World Junior Record To Win The 50 Backstroke At European Juniors

Italian Simone Sabbioni broke the World Junior Record in the boys 50 backstroke en route to taking the title at the European Junior Championships…

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Inge Dekker Stops Just Short of Lifetime Best, Wins Two More at KNZB Challenger Dordrecht

The second day of the KNZB Challenger meet in Dordrecht, Netherlands highlighted more great swims from the country’s senior-level stars…

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French Swimming Star Camille Muffat Calls It Quits; Announces She Will Not Be At European Championships

French superstar Camille Muffat announced she is quitting the sport of swimming.

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European Juniors Day 3: No Stopping the Russian Girls

The Russian team continued its dominance on the medal stand on Day Three of the European Junior Championships in Dordrecht…

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Commonwealth Games Preview – Women’s Butterfly

Australian star Alicia Coutts looks to add two more gold to the five she collected in Delhi…

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Great Britain Announces Youth Olympic Games Team

Great Britain has announced their squad for the Youth Olympic Games which will be held in Nanjing, China from August 16th-28th…

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Blucore introduces “Gene Pool” Sponsorship Program

Swimming News courtesy of Blucore, a SwimSwam partner. Blucore, the company behind the new posture training tool, the Corsuit, has…

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Dekker Shines on Day One of KNZB Challenger in The Netherlands

Inge Dekker put up two top-ten times on Friday at the KNZB Challenger in the Netherlands.

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Scottish Swimmers Have Taper Fever: Slow Motion Cap Dive

This might be the coolest swimming video since the Georgia underwater Harlem shake video. Team Scotland, and the rest of…

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Swimming Canada Seeks applications for 2014-2015 Select Coaches Group program

‘’The talent in our Canadian swimming coaches ranks is critical to our continued success on the international stage and developing our talented Canadian athletes,’’ said Swimming Canada High Performance Director John Atkinson.

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Swim Job: San Diego State University Seeks Women’s Assistant Swim Coach

JOB DESCRIPTION Assist head coach with direction of women’s swim program at San Diego State University through a variety of…

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Britain’s ASA Names Adam Paker New CEO

Chief Executive Officer of Commonwealth Games England (CGE), Adam Paker, is to join the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) as its…

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