Setting medal targets at a national level “puts an immense amount of pressure on athletes around something they have no control over,” says retired Olympic legend Ian Thorpe.
Vuoi essere veloce? Rilassati. Il rilassamento è alla base di un’ottima performance. Alexander Popov lo sapeva, Ian Thorpe lo sapeva,…
GIOCHI DEL COMMONWEALTH 2018 Giovedì 5 Aprile/Giovedì 10 Aprile Optus Aquatic Centre, Gold Coast, Australia Prelim 10:30 ora locale (ore…
Watch Michael Andrew tour the Adidas archives and talk about turning pro in his latest vlog.
Filippo Magnini abandonne la natation. Alors qu’il venait de gagner le bronze du 200 mètres nage libre des championnats d’Italie en petit bassin, le champion du monde du 100 mètres nage libre de 2005, à Montréal, a simplement déclaré aux journalistes éberlués qui l’écoutaient, micros tendus, dans la tribune de presse, qu’il avait choisi de s’en aller sur une note heureuse.
Ian Thorpe once said this: “When I go out and race, I’m not trying to beat opponents.
“Dall’esterno molti non riuscivano a vedere il mio dolore o la lotta quotidiana che dovevo affrontare. Quello che può apparire…
Olympic Champion Nathan Adrian has it. Here are 6 ways that you can adopt the mindset of an elite swimmer.
Double Olympic medalist Mitch Larkin (above) is one of the few Australian elites who have spoken out on the marriage equality vote this week in Australia.
The definition of perseverance, Aussie Emily Seebohm has been nominated for Australia’s prestigious ‘Don Award’.
Olympic swimmers Ian Thorpe and Pieter Van den Hoogenband reunite in Sydney, just one site of their several storied freestyle battles.
Picture this – Olympic track star Usain Bolt racing against Aussie icon Ian Thorpe in the water.
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.
June 23 marks Olympic Day, a holiday dedicated to the Olympic movement and its three pillars: move, learn and discover. To celebrate, we’re giving swim fans a chance to move (their mouse to scroll lower down this page), learn (about the most-decorated Olympic swimmers of all-time) and discover (some swimming legends they may not have previously known).
Swimming Australia is excited to announce it has opened its bidding process for the next four years of domestic events,…