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Coaching Background Checks a Focus of Congressional Hearings

One of the topics brought up at today’s congressional hearings where CEOs of several National Governing Bodies (NGBs) were interviewed…

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2018 French Nationals Saint-Raphaël: Gastaldello NR Highlights Day 2

Béryl Gastaldello’s French National Record in the 50 back was among the highlights of the second day of competition at French Nationals in Saint-Raphaël.

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Hinchey Testifies For Congress, Apologizes For Sex Abuse In Swimming

USA Swimming CEO Tim Hinchey testified for a Congressional subcommittee today, apologizing on behalf of USA Swimming for sexual abuse suffered by swimmers.

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Katinka Hosszu Scheduled to Swim at 2018 Grand Challenge (PSYCH SHEET)

This would be Hosszu’s 2018 debut. Other Olympians on the psych sheets include Tom Shields, Ryan Murphy, Kathleen Baker, Abbey Weitzeil, Vlad Morozov, and Anthony Ervin.

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Indiana Hires Former Auburn Assist. Kirk Grand for Sprint Group

Grand’s arrival will coincide with the transfer of U.S. National Teamer Zach Apple, who trained under Grand at Auburn but will join Indiana for his senior season.

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World Champions Rylov, Chupkov Headline Russia’s Euro Roster

200m BR World Champion Anton Chupkov was one of 43 Russians named to their European Championship team.

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A&M’s Béryl Gastaldello Lowers Own NR in 50 Back on Day 2 of French Nationals

Texas A&M’s Béryl Gastaldello lowered her own National Record in the 50 back on Wednesday at French Nationals.

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FL High School Coach of the Year Removed, Under Investigation

A three-time Florida High School Coach of the Year has been removed from his swimming coach and teaching positions and is under school police investigation, per local newspapers.

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La Nazionale Italiana Per Glasgow Si Arricchisce. Pronte Le Staffette

Campionati Europei Glasgow 2018 2/12 Agosto 2018 Web Site dei Campionati Sito Web Glasgow 2018 Accesso al Glasgow Green Biglietti…

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2018 Glasgow Int’l Swim Meet Preview: Scott Turns Straight-Up Sprinter

Look for Commonwealth Games champion and two-time Olympic silver medalist Duncan Scott at this weekend’s Glasgow International Swim Meet.

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USOC Gives $1.3 Million Grant To Gymnastics Sexual Abuse Victims

The U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) has announced a $1.3 million grant to the Athlete Assistance Fund, aimed at providing financial assistance to gymnasts who were victims of sexual abuse within the sport.

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Rikako Ikee’s New Coach Was Also A Japanese Olympian

Japanese sprinting teen Rikako Ikee is teaming up with a former Japanese Olympian on her journey to Tokyo 2020.

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Japanese Olympian Junya Koga Tests Positive For Banned Substance

2017 World Championships silver medalist Junya Koga of Japan has tested positive for a banned substance on the eve of the 2018 Japan Open.

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A3 Performance Inks USA National Team Member Kaersten Meitz

The leading innovator in competitive swimming, A3 Performance, signed another top athlete to their team – USA National Team Member and World University Games Silver Medalist Kaersten Meitz.

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Yoga for Swimmers: Increasing Your Hip Mobility

A swimming-specific yoga practice is an extremely effective way to increase hip mobility, which is one key to developing a strong and efficient kick, in all strokes…

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