Fike, 39, posted a lifetime best in the 200 breaststroke, and was near his personal bests in several other events over the course of the weekend.
James Fike, the founder of Fike Swim and uncommitted high school senior Drew Watts both swam personal bests at the Bison Aquatic Club Turkey Meet.
Maddy Banic: “My swimming today isn’t where I want it to be, but I view myself now as an underdog who has to claw my way back.”
James Fike: “I had to completely reset my mind and accept that, in fact, less is more. And that’s probably true at a far younger age than 38.”
Here are some meet warm-ups from our Fike Swim pros. They’re all very different but none of the swimmers are wedded to exactly the same warm-up.
Fike Swim is excited to introduce the next big improvement in training- The Mortar! Just over 3lbs, The Mortar is the first-ever, permanent weight pull buoy.
The “Prepping for Omaha” series looks at Fike Swim ambassadors in the run-up to U.S. Olympic Trials and the preparations they are making.
Fike Swim is thrilled to announce the addition of former U.S. National Teamer and elite butterflier Megan Kingsley to its…
This article looks at Emily Escobedo’s path to college and professional swimming, choices that have consistently defied conventional wisdom and which are paying off for one of the world’s best swimmers.
Fike Swim is excited to announce the world’s first-ever weighted goggle, the Attacker Revolucionario 2x. The AR2x represents a massive advance in both training and racing.
This is Zane Grothe’s favorite set and he dropped a total of 23 seconds off of it from one year ago!
U.S. National Teamer Emily Escobedo joins one of the largest ambassador teams in the swim world at Fike Swim. A breaststroke specialist and former University of Maryland Baltimore County standout, Emily is now a member of Condors Swim Club.
Fike Swim is thrilled to announce that World and American Record Holder Ali DeLoof has joined its team of ambassadors.
If you don’t know who James Fike is, you probably should. His life revolves around swimming, in almost every way you can imagine. Let’s start from the beginning