Short Course World Championships

Olympian Claire Donahue talks about short course Worlds in Dec., and Olympics

Claire Donahue talks with Katrina Radke about getting ready for Short Course World Championships in Turkey, this December. She shares…


Sprint News 11/27/12: Ottesen Out of 100 For Worlds; Franklin for SI Award; Grand Canyon Joins WAC

Jeanette Ottesen (above) has cut back on her schedule for Worlds, Missy has been nominated for SI’s Fans’ Choice award; and the WAC has a new member. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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Open Turn, Episode 1: A Record Breaking Weekend to Remember

Braden and Garrett discuss the weekly swimming stories in a conversational SwimSwam segment called, Open Turn. (Picture by: Tim Binning ©


Brazil Taking Large, But Relatively Weak, Roster to Short Course Worlds

The Brazilians are sending a very watered-down roster to this winter’s Short Course World Championships in Istanbul, Turkey. Though the…


2012 Short Course Worlds to be Televised ‘Same Day’

The Sinan Erdem Dome in Istanbul will host the 2012 Short Course World Championships (Photo Courtesy: Myrat)


Guilherme Guido Breaks South American Record at Final WC Qualifier

Guilherme Guido moved into the top-10 all-time at Brazil’s final Short Course Worlds qualifying meet. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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France Severely Whittles Down Worlds Roster; Announces Coaching Staff

Fred Bousquet is one of just 11 swimmers on the revised French World Championships roster. (Photo Courtesy: Mike Lewis/


Christine Magnuson Added to US World Championships Roster

Two-time Olympic medalist Christine Magnuson has been added to the American World Championships roster. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Brits Send 19, Including Jamieson and Halsall, to Short Course Worlds

Lougborough’s Fran Halsall, under the direction of a new coach, is one of the stars of a deep British Worlds team. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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Anthony Ervin Working the World Cup Series

American Record Holder, Anthony Ervin is getting faster and faster through the 2012 FINA World Cup Series. (Photo courtesy © Tim Binning,


Swimming Canada Reveals 14-Swimmer Roster for Worlds, McCabe/Van Beilen to Headline

Martha McCabe is one of a handful of Olympians making the trek to Turkey for this winter’s World Championships. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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Schmitt, Lochte Headline 2012 US SC World Championships Team

Ryan Lochte is one of 43 athletes who will represent the U.S. at the World Championships in December. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/