Herbie Behm

Wild Speculation: Who Will Take Over for Mike Bottom at Michigan?

The University of Michigan head swimming coach role is arguably the biggest co-ed coaching gig to come open in a generation, or more. Is it Sergio’s time?


arena Swim of the Week: After NCAA Breakout, Jonny Kulow Hits Big 100 Free Best In LCM

Kulow, who hadn’t lowered his 100 free PB in long course since 2021, took off more than a second on Day 2 in Mission Viejo, clocking 49.29 in the final.


Dual Meets Are Cool Again After Spectacular Day of Racing

Dual meets are back: In one day of dual meet action, we saw five nation-leading times swum, showing that you don’t have to wait until March to be fast.


Simone Manuel Hits 25.48 50 Free In First Long Course Swim Since Tokyo

Manuel had a successful long course debut since aligning with Bob Bowman qualifying for the final of the women’s 50 freestyle at the Knoxville Pro Swim.


Olympic Gold Medalist Ryan Held & NC State Swim Alumna Lexie Lupton Get Married

2016 Olympic gold medalist Ryan Held and fellow NC State swimming alumnus Lexie Lupton married on December 3, 2022, and shared their wedding via Instagram.


SwimSwam Drill of the Month November 2022: “Reverse Turns” with ASU’s Herbie Behm

November’s Drill of the Month comes to us from Arizona State University associate head coach Herbie Behm.

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Once Dead in the Water, Arizona State’s Swim Program Is Thriving

“We experienced being at truly rock bottom, and that moment really turned the page for the program,” said ASU associate head coach Herbie Behm.


Leon Marchand Rips 46.63 100 Yard IM for #2 Performance All-Time (Full Race Video)

At ASU’s season opening intrasquad pentathlon, Leon Marchand fired off the second fastest 100-yard IM in history with a 46.63.


What Excites Herbie Behm Most About ASU’s Post Grad Group?

Behm will have his hands full this year not only with the college team but also with post-grads like Simone Manuel, Ryan Held, and Olivia Smoliga

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Herbie Behm Asks: Should We Swim Duel in the Pool Events at College Dual Meets?

Behm was a fan of the Duel in the Pool event lineup with skins, broken events, and mixed relays, and asks: should we swim these at NCAA dual meets?


Andrew, Kalisz & Lazor Highlight U.S. Roster For 2022 Duel In The Pool

Michael Andrew will be one of 27 swimmers representing the U.S. at the 2022 Duel In The Pool in Sydney, Australia.


Competitor Coach of the Month: Bob Bowman

Bowman led four Sun Devil swimmers to strong showings at the World Championships, led by the breakout performances of Leon Marchand.


Kate Douglass And Zac Stubblety-Cook Had Near-Identical Stroke Counts In 200 BR

Kate Douglass took almost the same number of strokes for every lap of her 200 breast race at U.S. trials as Zac Stubblety-Cook did in his world record swim.


Worlds Newbies: Evaluating Each Team Member Who Missed the Tokyo Olympics

From up-and-comers to established veterans, this list of the 15 U.S. World Championships team members who weren’t on the Tokyo Olympic squad has them all. 


Arizona State Promotes Herbie Behm to Associate Head Coach

While Behm has been at ASU, the Sun Devils, particularly the men’s team, have exploded into the upper echelon of NCAA swimming.