Jacksonville Pulls Out of Running for Olympic Trials Hosting

Jacksonville’s Veterans’ Memorial Arena has pulled out of the running to bid the 2016 Olympic Trials, leaving just 5 bidders.


Olympic Swimming Star Michael Phelps takes Batting Practice With the Baltimore Orioles

22-time Olympic gold medalist, Michael Phelps, takes batting practice with the Baltimore Orioles at their spring training camp in Sarasota,…


Better Know an Olympic Trials Bid City: Jacksonville, 2016

Jacksonville, Florida, the “Bold New City of the South”. (Photo Courtesy: Jon Zander)


Australian to Attempt Florida-Cuba Swim in 2013

Chloe McCardel is going to be the next to attempt the Cuba-to-Florida crossing. (Seen above during her 2010 double-channel crossing, courtesy chloemccardel.com)


20 Year Old Swimmer Added to USA Swimming Banned List

“USA Swimming (USAs) has added another name to the banned for life list – 20 year old Adrian Ghandtchi a swimmer from Altamonte Springs, Florida.”

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St. Andrews Wins 6 Races, But Bolles Girls Run Streak to 22 State Titles

Wrapping up the biggest weekend of high school swimming in the fall semester, the women of Bolles bettered St. Andrew’s…


FSU Commit McCormick, Gator Commit Katz Star in Florida 3A Meet

Swim News: “Samuel Smiddy pops a 1:50.83 in the 200 IM.” (Swim Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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Azevedo Surprises Team with SwimOutlet.com Delivery in Lamborghini

“Tony Azevedo delivers free gear to a water polo team in a Lamborghini…”

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Nyad Ends Swim after 60 hours in Gulf waters

Diana Nyad came up short in her goal to swim from Cuba to Florida and was pulled  for safety as…


Jacksonville Enters Bid for 2016 US Olympic Trials

Jacksonville’s Veterans Memorial Arena would play host to the 2016 Trials in this bid.


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