Sutton Wins 800 to Open Swim Meet of Champions; Has Uncanny Split

Mission Viejo’s Chloe Sutton knows how to nail her splits. (File Photo: Tim Binning/

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Esther Williams, Silver Screen Swimming Champion, Dies at 91

Esther Williams, a swimming champion who parlayed her success in the pool into a Hollywood career, has died. She was 91 years old. (MGM/photo)


HardCore Swim of the Week: Michael Andrew’s NAG Record

Michael Andrew (with sister Michaela) broke his 32nd National Age Group Record this past weekend in Iowa City, Iowa.


Fran Crippen Meet of Champions Begins Thursday in Mission Viejo

The meet named in honor of the great American swimmer Fran Crippen will begin Thursday in Mission Viejo. (Photo: Mike Lewis/


Olympians Berens and Breeja to Headline Texas Senior Circuit #2

Thanks to Scott Scofield for passing along the psych sheets. A large portion of the United States’ national and international…


Watch Swimming Greats Do Starts and Turns – Santa Clara Grand Prix – Slow Motion Video

See if you can find your favorite swimmer. Matt Grevers, Missy Franklin, Ryan Lochte and more are all in this swimming video.


Video of Michael Andrew’s 23.47 50 Freestyle NAG Record

Michael Andrew’s 50 meter  freestyle National Age Group Record as reported by Braden Keith, June 1st: It didn’t take long…


Le Clos Headed to Europe for Big Summer Meet Season; Pair of Bulldogs Too

Chad le Clos (above) is part of a loaded field that will compete in Europe over the next month. Also on the list is a pair of Georgia Bulldogs. (Photo Credit: Staccioli/Arena)

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Andrew teDuits Explains Recovering from His Shoulder Injury – Video Interview

2013 Santa Clara Grand Prix coverage of  the men’s 100 backstroke final as reported by Braden Keith: Matt Grevers is tall,…

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Matt Grevers Aims for 50 Butterfly at World Championships

Matt Grevers takes the 100 back at the 2013 Santa Clara Grand Pix, but says he won’t be aiming for his best times this summer at World Championships. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)


Franklin Can’t Wait for the Competitive Cal Atmosphere – Video Interview

Missy Franklin’s ready for World Championship Trials, and she can’t wait to train in the competitive Cal atmosphere this fall. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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Cielo, Logo-Clad like a Racecar Driver, Ready to Win Worlds – Video Interview

Cesar Cielo, 2008 Olympic Sprint Champion, ready to win 2013 World Championships in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo Credit: Satiro Sodre/SSPress)


Ryan Lochte: Troy is My Coach No Matter Where I Train – Video Interview

2013 Santa Clara Grand Prix coverage of men’s 200 IM as reported by Braden Keith: An exclamation mark to end…

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The 2013 Santa Clara Grand Prix Photo Vault

Many thanks to SwimSwam Contributor and photographer, Bill Collins, for capturing these images. (Photo Credit: Bill Collins)


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