International

VOLS land Coetzee, Junior World Medalist from South Africa

“I feel the coaches at Tennessee are very passionate and have great things planned for the future,” said Coetzee. “I really like the team they have and are currently building and feel honored to be a part of something this spectacular. The spirit of everyone seems amazing! Go Vols!”

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The Water Is My Sky – Featured Video Teaser

“So I’ve found that…many swimmers (think) it’s a cruel sport.”

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Strength Training for Age Group Swimmers

“An often asked question is whether strength training is safe for young athletes. According to the Mayo Clinic and many other sources, the answer is a resounding Yes! but with a few important caveats…”

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Freney Named NSW Young Australian Of The Year

Australia’s golden girl from the London 2012 Paralympic Games, Jacqueline Freney was last night announced as the New South Wales…

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Denmark To Have 29 Athletes Represent Their Nation On Home Soil

From November 14th-17th Gladsaxe pool played host to the Danish Short Course Championships. With the event being the qualifying competition…

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Friis To Stay In Baltimore Until Rio When Retirement Is Probable

In two separate interviews over the last 24 hours, with two Danish media outlets, distance specialist and Danish swimming star…

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Nasretdinova, Popova making assaults on national record book at Russian Championships

Rosalie Nasretdinova has broken two junior national records at the Championships of Russia thus far, and was also only a…

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Balance between swimming and studying helped Brown

That’s why Brown was impressed when the coaching staff at the University of British Columbia/National Swim Centre – Vancouver made the effort to adapt his training schedule to fit both his academic and competitive needs.

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A View From the Inside: Desantis Thinks After Danish Short Course Nationals

There is lots of attention in Europe focused on Denmark right now. Chris DeSantis looks at how they’re handling it.

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WADA Update: New President &Vice President Elected, Budget Increases Announced

WADA elects a new President and Vice President, receives a budget increase, and announces the Moscow Antidoping Center is pending a six month suspension.

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Heitmann Top Performer At Brazilian Youth and Junior Championships

The top Brazilian 13 and 14 year old swimmers competed in the long course at the “Campeonato Brasileiro Infantil de Natação”…

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Van der Burgh wins South African Sportsman of the Year award, Federation also honored

World-champion breaststroker Cameron Van der Burgh won a South African Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year today. Fresh off…

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German Short Course National Butterfly Champion Franziska Hentke Added to Duel in the Pool Roster

Germany’s national champion in the 200 fly across short course meters has been added to the European roster for the Duel in the Pool.

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Adam Brown Just Out-Touches Fellow Auburn Alum Cesar Cielo to Close Minneapolis Grand Prix

Adam Brown and Cesar Cielo went nose-to-nose in the 100 free from the outside lanes, and Brown came away with the narrowest of victories. (Photo Courtesy: Greg Davis)

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Passing of an Unsung Legend of Swimming: Guy Gibbons Dies at 51

Anybody who’s been around swimming for long enough in North America has come across Guy Gibbons. That’s because Guy Gibbons…

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