Rick DeMont

Dryland Workout – The Burpee

University of Alabama head swimming coach Coley Stickels offers a medicine ball dryland workout that can be performed in your own home.

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Swim Coaches Base Podcast Opens the Vault

The Swim Coaches Base Podcast, powered by RITTER, is quickly approaching 300 episodes. RITTER will be releasing episodes from the vault for a limited time.

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Mental Toughness: The Mike Burton Story

Mental toughness is necessary to become a swimming champion, as it is in any sport. Some are born with it. Others must learn how to get it.

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Arizona Gets 2-Year Probation, Loses Scholarship Over NCAA Infraction

The University of Arizona swimming & diving program has been put on a two-year probation and docked a women’s scholarship over NCAA violations committed by former diving coach Omar Ojeda.

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Rick DeMont; An Artist’s Approach to Coaching

When speaking with Rick DeMont it doesn’t take long to learn that he has a unique outlook on the sport…

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Former Arizona Coach Rick DeMont On-Deck At Team Elite West

Former University of Arizona Head Coach Rick DeMont is working with Team Elite West.

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Top Ten Men’s Storylines Of The 2017-18 NCAA Season

Caeleb Dressel will swim for his collegiate legacy in his senior year with the Florida Gators.

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Former Arizona Swimmer Hogsed Sues University For Alleged Negligence

Nick Hogsed has sued the University of Arizona, claiming that he was beaten by an unnamed teammate in August 2016 and that then-coach Rick DeMont demeaned and belittled him for reporting the incident to the dean of students.

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Arizona Assistant Brandy Maben Moving On From Coaching Career

Arizona assistant Brandy Maben is stepping away from coaching after five season with the Wildcats.

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Augie Busch Named Head Coach At Arizona

The University of Arizona will be hiring Virginia’s Augie Busch as its new head coach for men’s and women’s swimming and diving, sources tell SwimSwam.

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Top Potential Candidates For the Arizona Head Coaching Job

After the surprising retirement of longtime coach Rick DeMont, the University of Arizona has a head coaching opening, one of the more high-profile job openings in recent memory in college swimming. Though we don’t know exactly what the Arizona athletic department is thinking, here’s a look at some of the top potential candidates for the job.

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Rick DeMont Retires after 30 Years with University of Arizona

Rick DeMont has announced his retirement as head coach at the University of Arizona.

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8 Reasons Why College Swimming Will Change Your Life

I think about my days with 59 men and women on the UA swim team at some point every day. Here are 8 Reasons Why College Swimming Will Change Your Life…

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Mental Health for Coaches: Are You Living a Sustainable Lifestyle?

One is moved to admire them and to hope that someday the world will understand them; this strange breed they call coach…

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TYR Sports signs multi-year agreement with the University of Arizona Swimming

Rick DeMont, University of Arizona Head Coach: “It is with a glad heart that I announce TYR as the official supplier of swimwear, parkas, and swim caps for the University of Arizona.”

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