Summer Olympics

London’s Olympic Aquatics Centre to Become Diving High Performance Centre

The London Aquatics Centre, seen here in its full glory before the 2012 Summer Olympics, will reopen in 2014 as the home of a new British Diving High Performance Centre.

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Huge Decisions Loom at 125th IOC Session in Argentina, Including Host, New Sports, New President

The International Olympic Committee will change the future of sports this coming weekend.


WADA Revokes Accreditation of Rio Lab; One of Only Two in South America

WADA has withdrawn accreditation from one of only two labs in South American capable of testing samples.

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Australian 1972 Olympic Team Organizing Reunion in Late October

The 1972 Australian Olympic Team, including the great Shane Gould, is having a reunion in late October.

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IOC Awards Broadcast Rights to 2016 Summer Olympics in 17 Asian Countries

The IOC announced earlier this week that they had awarded television and all platform video broadcast rights to Dentsu in…


Evgeny Sadovyi Returns to His Hallowed Ground. This Time As an Official

Evgeny Sadovy, the 1992 Olympic Gold Medalist and world record holder will be back at the pool in Barcelona as an official. (Photo Courtesy:


Sprint News 9/12/12: Date Set for Curl Hearing; Olympic Furniture for Sale

Swim News: “CUBU Swim Club founder Rick Curl’s hearing date is set for Sept 19th, after the USA Swimming convention this week in Greensboro.”

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USAS Convention: Frank Busch Considering Capping Numbers, Not Times, For Trials

Frank Busch rattled the House of Delegates meeting on Wednesday morning when discussing the 2016 Olympic Trials. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Bob Bowman to Join British Performance Review

As Michael Phelps walks away from the flashbulbs, Bob Bowman has already learned his first assignment as a part of the TSE Consulting group. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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ESPN Classic to Air Replay of Spitz’s 7 Gold Medals

Want an appreciation of how far the sport of swimming has come in the last 40 years? Check out ESPN…


Bronze Medalist Hansen Defends van der Burgh: “It Was a Big Joke”

Brendan Hansen has no problems with Cameron van der Burgh’s admission of rules violations in the Olympic 100 breaststroke final. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


British Swimming Names OW Star Lurz to 4-Man Review Panel

Open water star Thomas Lurz will be one of four members on British Swimming’s review panel.


What Changes Will Reshape the Sport Before Rio 2016

As Michael hands off to Missy, what fundamental changes might we see in swimming by 2016? (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Missy Franklin Reveals Olympic Tattoo

Missy Franklin shows off her new emblem.


British Chief Michael Scott Announces Inquiry into Olympic Medal Count

Though Britain had more swimming finalists than they ever have, the powers-that-be were still displeased with the medal counts. (Photo of Fran Halsall Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/