Swimming’s TopTenTweets: A Rivalry to Look Forward To?

We’re back with SwamSwam’s TopTenTweets, where we round up the best of the swimming Twitterverse. From Christmas training feels to a celebration of swimmer smarts, scroll to see what made the cut!


We knew this one was coming.


10/10 use of this Twitter trope.


There may be nothing more powerful than the combination of a mom’s challenge and a hero swim.


We’ve seen a ton of smart teams showing off on Twitter this week, so we’ll sum it up as swimnerd did: Swimmers are smart.


Chances are, if you’re beating the Iron Lady, you’re having a good day (even when you’re SwimSwam’s Open Water Swimmer of the Year)


GCU Head Coach Steve Schaffer is not taking his team’s first ever DI NCAA Championship appearance lightly.


Pretty crazy that Lily King manages to pull so much water despite that hand…


Swimmers around the world: “Same.”


Whether she’s in the pool or on the court, Simone Manuel will come up big when the pressure is on.


While Michael and Cesar weren’t exactly rivals, we’re already excited for whatever version of a Phelps-Cielo showdown manifests in 2032.

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About Torrey Hart

Torrey Hart

Torrey is from Oakland, CA, and majored in media studies and American studies at Claremont McKenna College, where she swam distance freestyle for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps team. Outside of SwimSwam, she has bylines at Sports Illustrated, Yahoo Sports, SB Nation, and The Student Life newspaper.

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