The Powerlist

Nicholas Norman Becomes 3rd 15-16 in History to Clear 15-Minute Mile at Chesapeake Pro-Am

Nicholas Norman is on the precipice of becoming the next great Mission Viejo distance swimmer.

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Brooke Bennett on Comeback Trail for 2016 Olympics: Gold Medal Minute Video

Bennett was the most dominant distance swimmer from 1996-2000. She claimed gold at 16 in the 800 freestyle at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games. At the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, she won gold in the 400 and 800 meter freestyle.

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How Cesar Cielo Overcame Surgery on Both Knees, Swimmer Strength

October 2012, Cesar Cielo underwent surgery on both knees. The recovery was long and arduous, robbing Cesar of a quality training. Cesar had to find a way to quickly regain his leg strength while continuing to rehabilitate his knees.

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Age Group Records Rewritten At Polish National Championships

One senior and 17 new age group records were set at the Polish Short Course National Championships which were held…

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Associate Head Coach Donny Brush Resigns from Indiana

Donny Brush (right) with Indiana head coach Ray Looze (left) at the 2013 Women’s NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships.

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Swimming Australia Announces Restructure of Worlds, Olympics Qualifying Times

Swimming Australia has announced a new plan, for the foreseeable future, for their qualifying time standards. Specifically, for their senior-level…

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Happy Festivus! A Workout for the Restivus.

What are you doing to celebrate Festivus on December 23? Look no further than this festive workout, sure to get you in the holiday spirit.

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Canada’s Hedlin Leads Charge at the Solstice 100 in La Jolla

Celebrating the turn back to more sunlight, the Wind-n-Sea Masters Swimming hosted the first annual “Solstice 100”  at the Coggan…

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After Successful Weekend in Jr. and Sr. Ranks, Russian Stars Still Remain Dominant at Salnikov

Yulia Efimova led an impressive two weeks of competition for the Russians, but she still thinks that she can do better.

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Anonymous Donor Helps Fund Start Up For Manchester University Swim Team

An anonymous donation will help Manchester University hire a swim coach and begin a club team in fall of 2014, with an eye towards joining the NCAA Division III teams in the following year.

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All Northeastern University Swimming Women Want for Christmas…IS YOU!

Northeastern Swimming has just returned home from their training trip to Grand Cayman Island.

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International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2014 Inductees

The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame, a Hall of Fame group dedicated to open water swimming, has announced 7…

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Video: Christmas Greeting from Emmanuel College Swimming

Video is courtesy of Emmanuel College Swimming.

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King Aquatic Club Breaks 17-18, 15-18 National Age Group Records in 200 Medley Relay

Hannah Weiss was insterted into the King Aquatic Club’s 200 medley relay and they rebroke their own 17-18 National Age Group Record in the 200 yard medley relay.

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Sub-19 from Schneider; Sub-22 from Vanderpool-Wallace on Day 3 of OKC Pro-Am

Even swimming his 3rd round of the evening, Josh Schneider won the 50 free shootout on Saturday with an 18.96.

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