The Great SwimSwam Pick ‘Em Contest

Are you prepared to release your inner SwimFan/SwimGeek/SwimPundit/swimmer/swammer? It’s time to begin the great SwimSwam Pick ‘Em Contest for the 2012 United States Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha, Nebraska.

Think that there’s no way Peter Vanderkaay will be knocked out of the top 2 in the 1500 free? Think that Ryan Lochte is a lock to beat Michael Phelps in the 200 IM?

Here’s your chance to show what you know.

Engine and SwimSwam will team up to give away great prizes – both to the top picker on each day, as well as the overall winner of the contest.

Click here to read a rundown of the psych sheets to make sure you don’t pick anybody in an event they’re not in! You can also click here to read our full rundown of predictions (as deep as top 8) to get some idea of where to start.

Don’t waste any more time – start picking!

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Fantastic! please do it again for the olympics!

so for men’s 100 FR do you pick top 3 by time or by place in Finals…say phelps/locthe swim top 3 time but only prelims, are they top 3 or is it the top 3 fastest from finals?

John Sampson

This is awesome! Very professional, thank you.
You should have it more often!


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Braden Keith

Braden Keith is the Editor-in-Chief and a co-founder of He first got his feet wet by building The Swimmers' Circle beginning in January 2010, and now comes to SwimSwam to use that experience and help build a new leader in the sport of swimming. Aside from his life on the InterWet, …

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