Track Shoes Get the Supersuit Treatment as World Athletics Imposes Regulations

The IAAF has announced clear-cut regulations for footwear in elite running, drawing an obvious comparison to the supersuit ban implemented a decade ago.


Swimmers Attend Nike LGBT Sports Summit To Discuss Inclusion In Sports

Current and former LGBT Swimmers attended the Nike LGBT Sports Summit in Portland, Oregon to discuss homophobia, inclusion, and anti-bullying.


And the Winner Is….2013 Nike Pick ‘Em Contest Final Standings

Winners of the 2013 World Championship Trials Pick ‘Em Contest will receive great prize packages from Nike. (Photo Courtesy: Nike)


2013 World Champ Trials Day 4 Pick ‘Em

Our apologies for the delay, but we officially have the final standings for day 4 of the meet, and we…

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U.S. Worlds Trials Pick ‘Em Contest Day 3: Home Cooking Takes the Day

Well, we’ve got some good news, and we’ve got some bad news. The bad news is that our very own…


Points Soar on Day 2 of SwimSwam US Trials Pick ‘Em Contest

Even with the unpredictability of the 50 butterflies, including the win by Eugene Godsoe (above) in the men’s race, the picks performed very well on day 2. (Photo: Mike Lewis/


Luchsinger Makes the Difference in SwimSwam Pick ‘Em Contest Day 1

The Day 1 winner was one of only two entries to correctly pick Tom Luchsinger to win the men’s 200 fly. Fortune favored the bold on this day. (Photo: Tim Binning/


Nike Giving Out Massive Prize Package in Revamped SwimSwam Pick ‘Em Contest

The 2013 US World Championship Trials Pick ‘Em Contest is here, and we’ve tweaked the scoring just a little bit. (Photo: Tim Binning/

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Michael Phelps’ Olympic Super Agent, Carlisle, Respected as Creative Force

Swim News: “In the afterglow of Michael Phelps’ crowning 22 career Olympic medals, Team Phelps is enjoying the limelight.” (Swim Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)


How Can Swimming Go Green(er)?

Ok, so I know I’m a few days late for Earth Day, but I saw an interesting article today on…


Michael Phelps Signs Sponsor Deal with Under Armour

Michael Phelps has signed a 3-year endorsement deal with athletics apparel maker Under Armour for an undisclosed amount of money,…

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Best Practices to Care For and Extend the Life of Your Suit

As we approach swimming’s championship season, many people will be investing a lot of money into some very fancy suits…


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