Released today, the psych sheets for the US Olympic Trials show that Matt Grevers is entered in the 200 backstroke.
Michael Phelps will be searching for his first world record since 2009 this summer at his fifth and final Olympics.
Aussie Mitch Larkin already has his sights on making the first move against potential Rio backstroking rival American Ryan Murphy.
The 2016 ISHOF Induction Weekend has been postponed due to a scheduling conflict with the Copa America Soccer Tournament. It will now take place in October or November.
#29 – The Lenny Krayzelburg to Aaron Peirsol transition made you simultaneously happy and devastated.
Aaron Peirsol gets the Rich Roll treatment, nearly two and half hours of conversation on the swim life, love of water, mentorship and the importance of sustainability & passion.
The International Swimming Hall of Fame (ISHOF) has announced a 16-member Class of 2016, who will be honored next summer at the ISHOF Annual Honors Weekend.
Mitch Larkin gets the job done again, 1:53.17 for new Aussie and Commonwealth 200m backstroke records in Dubai.
Mitch Larkin. Enough said.
Mitch Larkin is now just three tenths off of the 100m backstroke World Record, as he sets new Australian and Commonwealth Records in the event while competing in Doha.
Mitch Larkin continues his monstrous year with new Aussie and Commonwealth Records in the men’s 200m backstroke.
This drill was inspired by Aaron Peirsol, who has always been a positive presence in the Austin swimming community where I grew up.
Two significant winning streaks were brought to an abrupt conclusion today, as the Americans went gold-less in the men’s 200m backstroke and 800 free relay events.
Australia’s Mitchell Larkin set Australian and Oceanian records en route to winning the gold medal in the finals of the 200 back at the 2015 FINA World Aquatics Championships in Kazan, Russia.
Mitch Larkin of Australia set a new Oceania Record of 52.50…