Defying Expectations: Liz Cocker Qualifies For Deaflympics

“My parents always encouraged me to challenge those expectations,” Liz Cocker says.

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Donald Trump, Thomas Bach to Discuss 2024 Olympics Bid Today

Given that the top organizers of LA2024 are apparently on board with the IOC awarding Paris the 2024 and LA 2028 Olympic Games simultaneously, it begs the question: What does Trump have to offer to secure LA the 2024 Games?


FINA Presidential Challenger Paolo Barelli on Hosszu Pro Swimmer Union

Yesterday, Mr. Barelli answered some questions we had regarding Hosszu’s call for a pro swimmers’ union and weighed in on the consequences of the World Cup rules changes.

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2017 U.S. Worlds Trials Preview: Green Light for Worrell in 50 Fly

Find links to all of our event-by-event previews here. 2017 U.S. NATIONALS & WORLD TRIALS June 27 – July 1,…


Becca Meyers, Brad Snyder Nominated for More Espys

Becca Meyers (above) won the 2015 ESPY Award for Best Female Athlete With a Disability.

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Dan Wallace Pleads Guilty To DUI, Suspended Three Months

2016 Olympic silver medalist Dan Wallace has been suspended by British Swimming and Scottish Swimming for 3 months.


Jazz Carlin, Amy Willmott Withdraw From British Worlds Team

Both Jazz Carlin and Aimee Willmott have opted to withdraw from the British World Championship team.


The Ripple Effect of a Bad Swim Practice

At some point—today, tomorrow, next week—we’ll have a bad practice. Here’s a sneaky way to bounce back quicker.

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Relay Completes First All-Female Double Crossing of Catalina Channel

According to the Catalina Channel Swimming Federation, a team of six female swimmers recently completed the first all-female double crossing…


2-Sport Athlete Dakota Elliott Verbally Commits to Swim for Pitt

Dakota Elliott of Upper Arlington High School and Upper Arlington Swim Club will be a Panther beginning in the fall of 2018.


Occidental College Finalizes New Aquatic Center Construction Plans

After years of fundraising and lobbying for a new pool, construction on a new swimming and diving complex is set…


3-Time OT Qualifier Max Miranda Commits to Notre Dame

With Juniors cuts in 8 different individual events, Connecticut’s Max Miranda is a versatile pick-up for the Fighting Irish.


#8, Connecticut Record-holder Kieran Smith, Gives Verbal to Florida Gators

Kieran Smith of Ridgefield High School and Ridgefield Aquatic Club has verbally committed to the University of Florida’s class of 2022.


Greensboro Aquatic Center Plans To Build Second Building

According to a report by, the Greensboro Aquatic Center (GAC) plans to add an entire second building, and fourth…

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FINA Proposes Rule Changes in Water Polo

On May 26 at a meeting in Budapest, all the Water Polo Federations present unanimously agreed and declared that the…