Swimmer Caeleb Dressel (above) and gymnast Simone Biles were announced as co-winners of the 2021 AAU Sullivan Award on Friday.
Catch up on the biggest Olympic and Paralympic storylines outside of the swimming world, including Team GB potentially losing a medal in track and field.
Annie Lazor, Lilly King e Kaylene Corbett sono candidate per i Tokyo Fair Play Awards, che celebrano “straordinari atti di sportività”.
Annie Lazor, Lilly King and Kaylene Corbett (not pictured) hugged 200 breaststroke winner Tatjana Schoenmaker, leading to a Tokyo Fair Play Awards nomination.
Mentla health was brought to the forefront of the Games when Olympic gymnast Simone Biles withdrew from the team competition.
Four-time Olympic champion has this week pulled out of the team final and individual all-around final in order to ‘focus on her mental health’
We took to social media on Day 3 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games to see what the world had to say about the swimming action of the day.
The IOC has this week confirmed that the Olympic Games will ‘absolutely’ go ahead even if Tokyo remains in a state of emergency.
Olympic Champions Simone Manuel and Nancy Hogshead-Makar have been named to Sports Illustrated’s list of the most influential women in sport.
3 swimmers, including Regan Smith (above) were nominated for Laureus World Sport Awards in 2020, but aquatic sports came home empty handed on Monday.
Caeleb Dressel (above) received 6 votes in the Male Athlete of the Year category, while Simone Manuel received 1 vote for Female Athlete of the Year.
Manuel spoke as an ambassador for the USA Swimming Foundation.
Missy Franklin is one of 68 members of the academy that, among other duties, votes on the Laureus World Sport Awards.
The USOC has filed an initial complaint to remove USA Gymnastics as the sport’s national governing body.