We’re back with swimming’s TopTenTweets, where we round up the best of the swimming Twitterverse. Tweets one through five honor some of the best swim dads and dad-swimmers out there, and six through ten feature our regularly scheduled content. So from Michael Phelps‘ greatness, to, well, Michael Phelps‘ greatness, scroll to see what made the cut!
Both named Michael. Both American heroes. pic.twitter.com/7fJ2ks2Gx9
— Dwight Schrute (@DwightFalse) June 12, 2018
Always looking for new ways to beat the competition 😤💯 pic.twitter.com/BjTvWT9Zks
— Braden Nyboer (@bradennyboer) June 13, 2018
Don’t try this at home.
Two suction cup shower handles, two pulleys, some string and weight belts and you've got yourself a power tower. #thinkfast @ericusbeck @paisley006 @Wiss_Swim_Dive pic.twitter.com/tMBahHjbPz
— Coach Greg (@coach_greg7) June 14, 2018
We wish we were this clever.
Claire Wilkins swimming 100m Free fastest at TNAQ Invite 2:36.9 fastest time for 4 year olds this season in the nation #skynation @swimswamnews pic.twitter.com/F3mj0xd5VH
— Coach Dee Wilkins (@SKYSwimTeam) June 17, 2018
Four years old?! LONG COURSE?!
Must have had a good heat swim and thought she could drop in the final 😂 https://t.co/CKFq9S7RKa
— Duncan Scott (@Dunks_Scott) June 17, 2018
Yup, that’s almost definitely what it was.
And now… on to the dads.
Happy Father’s Day Dad! Thanks for being the best cheerleader at countless swim meets 🎉 Have a great day (p.s. thanks for hanging out with Birdie while I’m in Grand Cayman 🤪😘) #daddysgirl #fathersday #adventures pic.twitter.com/2GEjaZs95l
— Becca Meyers (@becca_meyers) June 17, 2018
The greatest feeling in the world. My little nugget! Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads! #samesuits #twins #pooltime #teamtyr https://t.co/5ZNHJ1wpaw pic.twitter.com/o94jz4nLa7
— Ryan Lochte (@RyanLochte) June 17, 2018