Emily Brunemann

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USA 1st Overall in Team Open Water Scores at FINA World Championships

While the swimmers did well individually, they also excelled in the team scoring. Team USA had the highest overall team score of the World Championships.

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Should The IOC Move The OW 10k To Protect The Health Of The Athletes?

A possible solution to the water quality issue, however, may be to move the events to a smaller town with less sewage contamination.

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U.S. Open Water Team Set for 2015 World Championships

Eight swimmers will represent Team USA in the open water portion of the 2015 FINA World Championships, which open Saturday in Kazan, Russia.

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American Eva Fabian Wins Pan Am Games 10K After Video Review

An unbelievably-close finish in the women’s 10km open water race on Saturday, the first swimming race of the 2015 Pan…

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Facts & Figures about Mental Health: A Call to Continue to Change the Culture

Half of all serious adult psychiatric illnesses – including major depression, anxiety disorders, and substance abuse – start by 14 years of age. Three-fourths of them are present by 25 years of age.

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Incredible Aerial Footage of 2015 Open Water U.S. Nationals

Jordan Wilimovsky, the 2015 United States Open Water 10KM Champion, will lead a roster of 4 men and 4 women to Kazan.

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Michael Klueh, Emily Brunemann: Husband & Wife, and World Championships teammates

Club Wolverine pros Michael Klueh and Emily Brunemann made their own unique bit of history this week, becoming – as far as we know – the first married couple to qualify to represent Team USA at the same international meet. (Photo from 2013 Golden Goggles awards).

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USA Swimming Sets Open Water Rosters For 2015 Worlds, Pan Ams, World University Games

Jordan Wilimovsky, the 2015 United States Open Water 10KM Champion, will lead a roster of 4 men and 4 women to Kazan.

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Mental Health for Athletes: You Are Not Alone

I was lucky to grow up participating in one of the greatest sports in the world…

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Becca Mann Wins Women’s 10k Open Water National Championship

The Open Water National Championships are taking place this weekend in Miromar Lakes, FL off the campus of Florida Gulf Coast…

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Mental Health Awareness: Athlete Identity and Career Retirement

We’ve had some fun over the past few weeks with stories about how to transition from being a swimmer to a…

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Mental Health For Athletes: A Q&A with an athletic department’s mental health counselor

In this installment of the ongoing mental health series, Emily Brunemann talks to University of Michigan counselor Barb Hanson.

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America’s Open Water Olympians Among 33 to Compete for $22,000 Crippen Cup Purse

Alex Meyer will be among the headliners at the 2015 Crippen Cup 10K in 11 days.

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Mental Health For Athletes: Open Door Policy is a Crucial First Step, But What’s Next?

Having an open door policy with your athletes is a good first step, but as a coach, what should you do when someone shows up wanting to talk about mental health?

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Mental Health: How to be proactive in helping others

When it comes to mental illness, it can be difficult to help someone struggling when there is no visible injury.

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