Medal Count: U.S. Takes Early Lead with Four Day One Medals

Connor Jaeger was one of two individual medal winners for the United States on night one in Barcelona. Team USA also won two relay medals. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


Asian Report – Day 1 – Peng Wu from China sets new Asian Record in the Men’s 50 Butterfly

Peng Wu was one of the five Asian swimmers to set new Asian Records today. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning,

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Do you know Mao…the swimmer?

China and swimming. Two words which when used in the same sentence, have raised questions about honesty and mystery; integrity…


Australian Youth Olympic Festival Wrap Up

The Australian Youth Olympic Festival came to a close earlier today and is being considered a huge success. Many of…

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Aussies win the first day of competition at the BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series

After the first day of the BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series the Aussies took the lead in the competition’s top…


Australian Youth Olympic Festival; Six Events Six Festival Records

The Australian Youth Olympic Festival was created by the Australian Olympic Committee to give aspiring Olympians under the age of…


The Jason Lezak Swimming Photo Vault

Jason Lezak, the man with the greatest performance in swimming history, the 2008 Olympic Games 4×100 freestyle relay anchor leg. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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James Magnussen Ready to Prove Himself after London Debacle

“After a lot of pre-London chest thumping, the Magnussen lead 4×100 freestyle relay netted 4th, and Team USA’s Nathan Adrian snatched the Olympic gold from Magnussen in the 100 freestyle.”


Ye Shiwen being held in high regard

Swimming News: “News China Magazine compiled a list of the top news makers in China in 2012. Ye Shiwen made the list.” (Swim Photo Credit: GA)


Zhao, Pedersen and Kaneda break championship records while Lochte collects his 16th world short course championship Gold

Men’s 100 freestyle Earlier in the meet Vladimir Morozov broke the championships record in the 100 freestyle in the lead…


World short course championships; Day 4 Preliminaries

Women’s 50 backstroke The women’s 50 backstroke saw the World Championships record holder Jing Zhao of China qualify first in…


Chinese Nationals: Sun Yang Dominates, Ye Shiwen in Off Events

Swim News: China’s Olympic women are swimming off events, but Sun Yang is back in full force at Chinese Nationals. (Swim Photo Credit: PW)

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Opinion: On Ye Shiwen and Doping

Davis Wuolle’s take on the Ye Shiwen world record


Youth Olympics Adding 800 Free Relay in 2014

Minnesota’s Kiera Janzen is one of the Americans who bounced from the Youth Olympics to collegiate success.

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