Alabama Adds Commonwealth Games Medalist Saunders for January

Dennis Pursley’s first two commitments, including Emma Saunders (above), will garner Alabama national and international attention. (Photo Courtesy: British Swimming)


Dennis Pursley Gets First Mega-Recruit: Australian Bonnie Macdonald

Bonnie Macdonald is the best Australian swimmer to make the leap to the NCAA in a long time. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


New Aussie Pres Nettlehold Already Mending Bridges with Australian Swimmers

Barclay Nettlehold, the newly-elected president of Swimming Australia, has been hard at work in two days meeting and hearing concerns of Australian athletes.

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Sprint News 10/12/12: Arlen’s Parade; French Return; Aussie Coaching Scramble

Paralympic Champion Victoria Arlen was honored in her hometown with a parade over the weekend.

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FINA World Cup Day 2 Recap: Three More Golds for Hosszu

Katinka Hosszu continued her winning trend on the World Cup circuit, winning three of the four events she swam in Sweden Sunday.

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Auburn Adds World-Class Butterflier For Spring Semester

Arthur Mendes could be the finishing piece to a top-5 season for this year’s Auburn Tigers. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Anthony Ervin Meets $10000 Indiegogo Fundraiser Goal for World Cup Series

Olympic Champion and swimming star “AE” needs your help to fund his FINA Arena World Cup Series expenses! (Swim Photo Credit: Mike Lewis,


Kevin Renshaw Named Acting Head Coach at Loughborough ITC

British Swimming has named an interim coach for it’s top training center in Loughborough.

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South Africa Invite 25 to World Championships, But Add Nearly $1,000 Catch

Darian Townsend is having a great fall already, and is one of 25 South Africans invited to Istanbul, with a catch. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Milorad Cavic Signs Papers; Makes Retirement Official

Milorad “Mike” Cavic submitted his retirement papers to FINA today, ending his career at 28.


Greek Swimmer Wins 277,000 Euro Settlement Against Federation

The Greek Federation lost in court this week a battle over a missing failed doping test. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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Lotte Friis to Train in Nice, France Alongside Muffat

World Champion Lotte Friis will train outside of Denmark on a full-time basis for the first time in her career.


The Boys From Bolles Blast 2 High School Records

Garrett Reports: World Cup winnings, high school records, and SwimSwam’s poll of the Week. (Photo Courtesy © Sergio Lopez)

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British Olympic Finalist David Carry Announces Retirement

Great Britain’s David Carry, after taking two months to mull the decision over, has opted for retirement on today, October…

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RCP Tiburon Sprint Classic TV Show Hightlights

Swin Photo Credit: Mike Lewis,

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