Kevin Cordes wins the 200 breaststroke at the 2013 World Championship Trials. His time, 2:08.34, is the fastest time in the world this year. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures)
Ryan Lochte is entered in all three stroke 50’s at the World Championship Trials, but will have to endure a brutal schedule to swim any of them. (Photo: Dave Collins)
David Plummer just missed out on an Olympic birth last summer. Can he hold off the field next week in Indianapolis to secure a spot on Team USA?
Arizona’s Kevin Cordes is the most likely among the World University Games team members to be bumped up to the World Championships. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
2013 Santa Clara Grand Prix coverage of the men’s 100 backstroke final as reported by Braden Keith: Matt Grevers is tall,…
Matt Grevers takes the 100 back at the 2013 Santa Clara Grand Pix, but says he won’t be aiming for his best times this summer at World Championships. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)
With Michael Phelps out of the picture, Tyler McGill is a heavy favorite to represent the U.S. in Barcelona this summer. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures.com)
Arizona’s Giles Smith (above) and former Stanford Cardinal Eugene Godsoe have both been added to the US World University Games roster. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Nobody even sniffed Katie Ledecky in the 800 free as she closed the meet with a world-leading 8:20. (File Photo from Olympic Trials: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Nobody even came close to Katie Ledecky, who put up the world’s second-fastest 400 free this year despite the mid-season meet. (File photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
The pool in Mesa, Arizona is ready to erupt on the eve of the first ever Mesa Grand Prix.
Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures
Anthony Ervin reflects on the balance between elite racing and connecting with the next generation of swimmers. (Stock Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Former Texas All-American Karlee Bispo didn’t back down from a challenge by one of the world’s best in Austin (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Missy Franklin’s 100 free was the most impressive swim of a quiet prelims session in Austin. (File Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)