2013 Make a Splash Local Partner Grant Recipients

The USA Swimming Foundation’s “Make a Splash” water safety initiative kicked off last weekend in NYC. Foundation Ambassadors visited nine local pools to stress the importance of kids learning how to swim. (Photo Courtesy of the USA Swimming Foundation)

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2013 Worlds Trials Previews: Men’s 100 Butterfly Wide Open Field

With Michael Phelps out of the picture, Tyler McGill is a heavy favorite to represent the U.S. in Barcelona this summer. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning,


It’s Official: Agnel Explains Decision to Swim with Bob Bowman in Press Conference

The French news site L’equipe, which has been on the front edge of the developing Yannick-Agnel-to-United-States story, has posted some quotes…


Canada’s Trent University Swim Teams Fighting to Retain Varsity Status

Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada is fighting to retain their varsity status in the Canadian Interuniversity Sport after swimmers…

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What’s Next For Bill Jewell Sexual Abuse Allegations?

Ceci Christy contributed to this report. After Bill Jewell was unsuccessful in his wrongful termination lawsuit against the Fullerton Aquatics…

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USMS Swimming Saves Lives Foundation Awards Grants

USMS ANNOUNCEMENT The USMS Swimming Saves Lives Foundation awards grants to programs that can demonstrate more adults will be provided the opportunity…

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New Cookbook Feed Zone Portables Offers Easy, Delicious Snack Recipes for Athletes

“Chef Biju and Dr. Lim offers 75 all-new portable food recipes for cyclists, runners, triathletes, mountain bikers, climbers, hikers, and backpackers. Each real food recipe is simple, delicious during exercise, easy to make-and ready to go on any ride, run, climb, hike, road trip, or sporting event.”

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A Big One: Auburn Inks Letter of Intent from Junior Pan Pac Sprint Champ Purcell

Admittedly, the 2012-2013 season wasn’t a banner year for the Auburn women. They took a rare dip outside of the…

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Georgia Tech Hires Former World Champ Silver Medalist Qun Yu & UNC’s Stefanski

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will hire an assistant away from their conference rivals at UNC, and also promoted a volunteer to a full-time roll. (Photo: Tim Binning/


L’Equipe: Yannick Agnel to Train with Bob Bowman

France’s L’equipe has gotten a jump on a planned Yannick Agnel press conference on Wednesday. After the French Federation announced late…


One Breath: The Story of William Trubridge – Freediving Video

Via Youtube: On May 12, 2013, a shorter version of this piece won the 2012 CNN AWARD for Best Original Reporting….

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FINIS Announces the New Neptune MP3 Player!

FINIS Neptune provides the highest quality sound in the water without the use of earbuds.

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Hardcore Swim Of the Week: Steven Stumph, North Coast Section, 100 Breaststroke

Three men, Nick Silverthorn, Steven Stumph, and Charlie Wiser, put on a show for the ages in Concord, California on Saturday. (Photo: Robert Ashby)

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Cesar Cielo Only in 50 Free; Pereiera Swimming 400 IM as Brazilians Finalize Worlds Roster

Cesar Cielo has not been invited to Barcelona as part of the 400 free relay or the 50 fly, and Pereira hasn’t quite given up on the IM yet. (Photo: Satiro Sodre/SSPress)


Brazil’s Felipe Ribeiro Breaks South American Age Record in 100 Meter Free

Ribeiro is part of a 32-strong roster headed for the Junior World Championships this summer. (Photo: Satiro Sodre/SSPress)

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