With her third consecutive 1500 free title, Katie Ledecky has passed Missy Franklin for the most gold medals in long course World Championships history, holding a dozen world titles in as many appearances.
Tonight’s win was historic for Sun as it makes him the solo 3rd most decorated performer ever in terms of World Championships gold medals, breaking the former tie he shared with Aaron Perisol (7) and Grant Hackett (7).
In a Facebook live video on Sunday afternoon, Olympic legend Michael Phelps told his fans he’s training for 2032.
Canadian swimming legend Ryan Cochrane has officially announced his retirement.
Grant Hackett acknowledges he needs help for his mental health issues.
“We will continue to support them throughout this journey to recovery,” reads a portion of Swimming Australia’s statement concerning troubled retired Olympian Grant Hackett’s recent behavior.
Troubled retired swimming star Grant Hackett of Australia was arrested at his family’s home today, February 15th.
Der dreimalige Olympiasieger Grant Hackett aus Australien ist nach einem “Zusammenbruch” kurzfristig in Southport (AUS) fest genommen, aber kurze Zeit…
Might we see storied Australian coach Denis Cotterell reacquainted with past protege Sun Yang of China?
1500 free Olympic champ Gregorio Paltrinieri has scratched the men’s 400 free on day 1 of the Short Course World Championships.
First, I want to dispel one myth about breathing during intense exercise. In no sport does an athlete ever take a complete inhalation or expiration.
Kyle Chlamers was the surprise 100 free champion at the 2016 Olympic Games, and now the teen from South Australia has been nominated for a prestigious award by the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.
Connor Jaeger threw down an American record of 14:39.48 to win silver and become the first U.S. athlete ever under 14:40.
2012 Olympic gold medalist and world record holder Sun Yang missed the 1500 free final, finishing 16th in the heats.
Leslie Jones loves Maya Dirado– though she has referred to her as both “Myra” and “Mia” today.