International

Canadian Senior National Head Coach Martyn Wilby Moves On From Swimming Canada

Wilby is stepping down from his position as the head coach of Canada’s Olympic program after more than five years at the helm.

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Watch the True Story of Yusra and Sarah Mardini in Netflix’s ‘The Swimmers’

‘The Swimmers’ presents the true story of sisters Sarah and Yusra Mardini who fled Syria to have a chance at swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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Queen Elizabeth II Dies At 96: Her History In The Pool

Prior to her coronation in 1952, the Queen was quite the athlete, including winning multiple swimming badges in her teenage years.

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How Rare Is It For Swimmers To Hold World & World Junior Titles Simultaneously?

On the heels of a perfect LC season, David Popovici joins an exclusive list of swimmers who have held both the World and World Junior titles at the same time.

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Which Junior Meet Was Fastest? Comparing Results From Worlds, Euros & Pan Pacs

Combining the results from this summer’s World Junior Championships, European Junior Championships and Junior Pan Pacific Championships.

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Do You Love Swimming? See 3,895 Swim Jobs You Might Love

If you don’t like the career you’re in, you might want to work in the swimming. If you’re already in swimming, maybe it’s time to move up.

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Beyond The Lane Lines: University Of Kansas Closes Swimming Pool for Student Body

Check out the latest edition of Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring the University of Kansas, Daiya Seto and South Australia.

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Latvia’s Andrejs Duda Breaks Masters World Records in 50 Fly and 50 Free

Latvian Olympian Andrejs Duda broke Masters World Records in the 50 fly and 50 free at the 2022 LEN European Masters Aquatics Championships.

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French Sports Minister Requests Lower Specs For Paris 2024 Amidst Inflation

The Paris organizing committee will be hunting for cost-cutting measures due to the global economic climate.

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From Popov to Popovici: A Look Back at Amazing 100 Free Back-Half Splits

Romanian sensation David Popovici now owns nine of the 15 fastest back-half splits in the history of the men’s 100-meter freestyle.

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Women’s Water Polo: Hungary Misses Euros Semifinals for 3rd Time in 19 Editions

Spain beat Hungary on Monday to advance to the Euro semifinals against the Netherlands. Greece faces off with Italy in the other semifinal.

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Do You Love Swimming? See 3,886 Swim Jobs You Might Love

If you don’t like the career you’re in, you might want to work in the swimming! If you’re a coach now, maybe it’s time for a new position.

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2022 World Junior Championships: Final Medal Table

Mia Narita played a critical role in helping lead Japan to the top of the medal table at the 2022 World Junior Championships.

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FINA Cancels Next Marathon Swim World Series Stop in Puerto Rico

”Canceling was in the athletes’ best interests,” said FINA executive director Brent Nowicki. Limited time for Puerto Rico to prepare was a factor.

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FINA Marathon Swim World Series 10km Races Come Down to Photo Finishes

The top finishers in both the men’s and women’s 10km races were separated by less than a second on the third leg of the FINA Marathon Swim World Series.

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