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USA Swimming Restructures National Team, Unger/Mintenko to Lead

Lindsay Mintenko will “oversee National Team,” but Mike Unger’s new responsibilities will include the National Team Division.

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2018 Youth Olympic Qualifying Procedure

FINA and USA Swimming selection procedures for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games

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Katie Ledecky Nominated For Female Olympic Athlete Of The Year

The United States Olympic Committee today announced the 26 finalists for the 2017 Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of the Year, which recognize the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes year-round.

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Andrew Holds Strong in Lawrence, But No More PRs to Follow 400y IM

Michael Andrew wrapped up this weekend at his senior circuit meet in Lawrence, Kansas with strong in-season performances, but no swims rivaled his personal best 400 IM from Saturday.

Reece Whitley Opens 2017-2018 Season With 52-Second 100 Yard Breast

USA Swimming National Junior Team member Reece Whitley kicked off his first club meet of the 2017-2018 season with 3 wins in…

Michael Andrew Swims Best Time in 400y IM to Warm Up 2017-2018 Season

After years focused on sprints and the shorter IM races, including a World Championship in the 100 IM, an early…

Nathan Adrian Visits Pediatric Hospital

Nathan Adrian teamed up with the Jessie Rees Foundation to hand out JoyJars to kids with cancer

Rosters for 2017 Raia Rapida Finalized; Team USA Has West Coast Vibe

Anthony Ervin will be back to anchor Team USA once again at the 2017 Raia Rapida meet.

LA2028 Video Tour of Olympic Village at UCLA

Whereas Rio hosts were scrambling to finish the athletes’ village in time for the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics, the 2028 athlete housing is already built – 11 years before the opening ceremony.

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New Jersey Bans Tech Suits for 12 & Unders

New Jersey Swimming voted to ban the use of tech suits for youth ages 12 & under.

Golden Goggles 2017: The Official SwimSwam Ballot

SwimSwam’s picks for each of the Golden Goggle Awards.

Rosters Announced for 2017 USA vs. College Challenge

Katie Ledecky is among the Pac-12 All Stars who will face off with team USA in Los Angeles from October 21st-22nd.

USA Swimming Announces 2017 National Select Camp Roster

96 speedy swimmers aged 14-16 will get to train like National Team-ers in the final weeks of October.  

TYR Sport Is The New Title Sponsor Of The 2018 Pro Swim Series

TYR Sport is proud to announce its position as the new title sponsor of the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series.

50-Meter Sprint Shootouts, ‘Mystery’ 200 IMs Added To 2018 Pro Swim Series

USA Swimming announced sweeping changes to its Pro Swim Series today, including 50-meter sprint shootout events at half the series meets and a “mystery” 200 IM event with random stroke order.

2017-2018 Men’s NCAA Power Rankings: First Edition

As in previous years, SwimSwam’s Power Rankings are somewhere between the CSCAA-style dual meet rankings and a pure prediction of NCAA finish order….

U.S. Olympian Jessica Hardy Checks in Safe After Las Vegas Shooting

Hardy was attending the concert earlier in the weekend where the shooting took place.

Scott Usher Inducted Into Nebraska High School Sports Hall Of Fame

2004 Olympian Scott Usher will be inducted into the Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame on October 1st.

New Aquatic Center Headed For Lenexa, Kansas

A new aquatic center is coming to the state of Kansas, as the Shawnee Mission Board of Education approved contracts this week.