At the time, no man had been under 1:50 in the 200 breast. Only one had ever broken 1:51. To go 1:49 was considered nearly impossible. 1:48 shocked the world.
After a history-making year for the Louisville swimming & diving program, Arthur Albiero has received a 25% raise to his base salary.
Swimming it for the first time at NCAAs, Andrew Seliskar is in the hunt for the 200 breast NCAA title.
The Louisville Cardinals are giving us an inside glimpse into some of their early-season training through this hype video, which focuses on everything the Cards do out of the pool to become great in it.
Ranomi Kromowidjojo is one of several Dutch sprinters set to compete at the Amsterdam Swim Cup December 12th-14th.
Joseph Schooling and the Texas Longhorns are part of a star-studded weekend quad meet in Michigan which features college teams and pros from Texas, Michigan, Louisville and Indiana.
Meet record-holder Kosuke Kitajima was back at USC for the Los Angeles Invite. Anton McKee won the 200 breast and established a new record of 2:10.72.
Cullen Jones beat his longtime friend and new training partner Ryan Lochte in a 50 free. Meanwhile their SwimMAC teammate Kathleen Baker put up a wildly-impressive 51.5 to win the 100 back.
Minnesota’s Kiera Janzen looked very good in the first session of the 2013 Minneapolis Grand Prix.
Cesar Cielo was once the greatest show in yards. Looking rejuvenated, he returns to the course for the first time in over three years.
World Championship Team Members, Ryan Murphy, and Other Young Stars Compete at Sectionals in Athens, GA
Ryan Murphy wins five events at the 2013 Long Course Senior Sectionals at the University of Georgia in Athens, GA. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures)
Matt Grevers’ name dominates the record books for the Winter National Championships. (Photo Courtesy:
The teenage women dominated the highlights on day 2 of the Minneapolis GP, including Becca Mann who moved to 3rd all-time in her age group’s history. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Missy Franklin swam a best time to begin the Minneapolis Grand Prix on Friday. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Missy Franklin was a star at last year’s Minneapolis GP in long course, this year she’ll get a crack in yards. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)