Rick Curl Sentenced in Maryland; Will Spend 7 Years in Prison

Ceci Christy was in the courtroom in Rockville, Maryland as former high-level swim coach Rick Curl was sentenced today. UPDATE:…


Pitt to Host Notre Dame, Virginia Tech in ACC Debut on November 9th

The Pitt Panthers will make their ACC swimming debut in early November, after releasing their 2013-2014 schedule today. On November…

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Ryan Lochte Hopes Michael Phelps Makes Comeback

“Ryan Lochte, 11-time Olympic medalist, weighs in on the Michael Phelps comeback topic. Lochte is in Vancouver for the Mel Zajac Jr International at the University of British Columbia Aquatic Centre.” (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)


Mel Zajac Jr International; More than just a swim meet

The Mel Zajac Jr International will go from May 24th-26th at the University of British Columbia Aquatic Centre and will…


Missy Franklin, Michael Phelps Nominated for Teen Choice Awards

Michael Phelps and Missy Franklin are up against stiff competition for the 2013 Teen Choice Awards for Athlete of the Year. (Photo: Tim Binning/


South Africa Gets Funds for World Championship Roster; Hill Extended Through 2016

After funding cuts, partial funding restorations, scratches from World Championship Trials, and green pools, a ray of light for Swimming…

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Auburn Signs New Zealand’s Top Breaststroker: Best in C/O 2013

Auburn has signed its second major recruit from Oceania for the fall of 2013, as they’ve added 17-year old Natasha…

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Boise State Hires Kirk Ermels as New Assistant

Amber Boucher, above, is one of the Broncos’ most successful swimmers in program history. (Tim Binning/

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CSCAA Membership Elects New Board Members

“I am tremendously excited to work with these new members of the CSCAA Board of Directors, they are excellent coaches and bring tremendous knowledge and experience to the board,” said CSCAA Executive Director Joel Shinofield.

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USA Swimming Publishes SafeSport Investigation Process Flow Chart

In an effort to add more transparency to its process regarding the banning of coaches who violate its code of…


Rick Curl Sentencing Set for Thursday (May 23rd)

Tomorrow in Rockville, Maryland Rick Curl will be sentenced based on his plea of guilty of sexual abuse of a…


Cielo, Schoeman Competing at Arizona Invite This Weekend

Cesar Cielo and Roland Schoeman, who have somewhat of a history, will race head-to-head in Phoenix this weekend at the 2013 Arizona Invitational. (Photo: Satiro Sodre/SSPress)


Simon Fraser’s Division II NCAA Record Holder Chekanovych Transferring

The step-father and personal coach of NCAA Division II record setter Mariya Chekanovych is no longer coaching at Simon Fraser, leaving her future with the program up in the air.


2013 US Worlds Trials Previews: With No Soni, Larson and Hardy Become Consensus Favorites

Texas A&M’s Breeja Larson won the 100 breaststroke at last year’s Olympic Trials. (Photo: Tim Binning/


Swimming Canada, Chicken Farmers of Canada partner to promote healthy lifestyles

“By naming fresh Canadian chicken ‘the official protein ofswimming in Canada,’ this partnership showcases a spirit of cooperation between two organizations that believe in promoting healthy lifestyles.” Said Chris Wilson, Director of Marketing & Events at Swimming Canada.

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