Allison Schmitt

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“Being a part of the 2012 Olympics 400m medley relay team. I knew the three other girls already had their world records, and I wanted to join the club.”

U.S. Olympic Trials Preview: Ledecky & Co. Lead Women’s 400 Free

Katie Ledecky is expected to dominate in the 400 Freestyle at Olympic Trials this summer.


30th Anniversary Of Top Gun Is Our Excuse To Give Swimmers Nicknames

If Michael Phelps were a fighter pilot in the movie ‘Top Gun’, what would he use as his call sign?


Michael Phelps Goes Live From Car, Plane On Way To Colorado Springs

Michael Phelps went live on his Facebook account as he drove to the airport to fly back to Colorado Springs for a few weeks.


A meal with Olympic Champion Michael Phelps (Video)

Spend nearly 30 minutes with Olympic Champion Michael Phelps relaxing at his home before a meal.


Manuel, Smith, and Schmitt Set New Benchmarks in Race for Olympic Gold

After their lifetime best performances at the Atlanta Classic and Charlotte Pro Swim, Simone Manuel and Leah Smith are in good position to earn an Olympic 800 free relay bid.


Video: Michael Phelps im Olympic Training Center

Take a Michael Phelps-guided tour through the Olympic Training Center.

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Michael Phelps Shares Olympic Training Center Tour Video

Take a Michael Phelps-guided tour through the Olympic Training Center.


Allison Schmitt talks living with Michael Phelps (Video)

Allison Schmitt had a great swim to win the B-final, dropping 6 tenths of a second to be the only one in the heat to dip under 55, posting a very solid 54.88.


Arena Pro Swim Series Day 2 Final Photo Vault

The desert winds kicked up in Mesa Arizona today but that didn’t hold back any speed.  The world’s top swimmers…

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Arena Pro Swim Series Mesa Day 1 Photo Vault

It’s that time of year again – desert speed.  Warm days and fast swimming in Mesa Arizona.  We have our…

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2016 Arena Pro Swim Series – Mesa: Day 1 Prelims Live Recap

Ryan Lochte is the top seed in the men’s 200 free, the first event of the three-day Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa, Arizona.


USA Swimming’s ‘Big 4’ Scheduled to Compete at Arena PSS – Mesa

Michael Phelps will have a much shorter trip to Mesa for the 2016 meet than he has the past two years.


China Rising to American Pinnacle in Women’s 800 Free Relay

If Allison Schmitt (second-left) and Missy Franklin (second-right) are in-form in Rio, the Americans won’t be touched. Their margin-for-error will be slimmer than it was in Kazan, however.


Allison Schmitt Makes Donation Sending Two Truckloads of Milk to Flint

The United Dairy Industry of Michigan (UDIM) today launched, an initiative to provide milk for Flint families. While Michigan…

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Michael Phelps – sein Leben und seine Pläne 2016

In between some big-time exhibition swims at the Arizona State – Arizona dual meet, Olympic champion Michael Phelps found time to chat with SwimSwam about his plans for a busy 2016.

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