International

Up Next for Sochi, Russia – 2020 World Short Course Championships Bid

According to the state-owned R-Sport news agency, Russia is vying to host the 2020 World Short Course Championships in none…

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Ron McKeon named new National Open Water Coach and Performance Manager

Swimming Australia is pleased to announce former Australian Swim Team member and current high performance coach Ron McKeon as the new National Open Water Coach and Performance Manager.

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Hackett Denies Reports Of Rehab; Father Says He Is In Denial

Once he arrived in Los Angeles Olympic legend Grant Hackett told reporters that he was there for a retreat something he had in the works for a while…

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Fred Bousquet’s shoulder surgery complete as of today, recovery stage begins

The French sprint star posted on Facebook that his surgery is over and said he’s ready to get back to work in search of one final Olympic berth in 2016.

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Pool Indoor Air Quality: Why It Matters to Your Health and Performance (PART 2)

Mixing air causes corrosion in higher parts of the building, including the roof. This is usually the cause of a breeze or draft on a pool deck. This effect spreads bad air all over the place, and is intensified by the use of large fans. Look for rust around your pool. If you see any on metal components in your roof, chances are, there is mixing going on.

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Loughborough Takes Team Title At 2014 Long Course BUCS

Loughborough University has dominated the British Universities and Colleges Sports Swimming Championships for a number of years and the 2014 season was no different…

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Mitch’s Monday Meet Review: Episode Two From the CIS Canadian College Championships

The Canadians celebrated the culmination of their collegiate season over the weekend in Toronto.

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Singapore Set To Host Many Of The World’s Top Swimmers

On September 6th many of the world’s best swimmers will converge on Singapore for the Singapore Swim Stars challenge…

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SMH: Grant Hackett Coming to U.S. For Rehab

According to the Sydney Morning Herald, among other papers, former Australian great Grant Hackett has flown to the United States to…

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FINA World Water Polo Conference Starts Feb 27th in Cancun Mexico

Lecturers and delegates are arriving in Cancun to participate in the FINA World Water Polo Conference, taking place on February 27-28, 2014 in the Mexican beach resort.

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NSW State Open Championships Filled With Talent

The 2014 New South Wales State Open Championships will play host to not only some of Australia’s top swimmers, but will also see some top international competitors as well…

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Meilutyte Focused On The Future

Ruta Meilutyte’s success in the water has not deterred her from having a very realistic outlook on her athletic future…

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Le Clos Feels Phelps Return Would Be Great For The Sport

“It would be great for the sport if he comes back. It would be great for me. I do welcome the challenge from anybody,” said le Clos

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Proud Impressive In 50 Freestyle Victory At BUCS

Proud has started off the 2014 season with a strong performance at the 2014 British Universities and Colleges Long Course Championships winning the 50 freestyle…

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China completes sweep, locals bag 4 medals in Rostock

China completed a sweep, pocketing the eight gold medals on offer at the second meet of the FINA Diving Grand Prix 2014, taking place in Rostock (GER).

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