Training

What Makes A 2016 Olympic Champion?

This article was originally posted in 2014, before the World Championships. In honor of the official beginning of “Olympic season,”…

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When Swimming is Accidentally Art (VIDEO)

The Swedish club team Sk Neptun is currently embarked upon a training trip with a handful of its swimmers at…

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The Swimmer’s Guide to Creating Awesome Habits

Ready to take your swimming to the next level? Developing awesome habits is the ultimate shortcut to fast swimming. Here’s how to make them work for you.

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Incorporating Yoga Into Your Seasonal Plan

Find out how sport specific yoga can be used effectively in a periodized training plan…

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The Training and Development of Mitch Larkin

Mitch Larkin announced to the swimming world that he had truly arrived as a top contender for Olympic gold this…

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5 Mental Hacks to Get You Through Your Next Tough Swim Practice

Are you making tough workouts even harder? Here are 5 tips to help make those challenging sets and workouts easier.

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Funkita Swimwear Launches in the United States

Australian Commonwealth Games swimmer Koti Ngawati wears Funkita Criss Cross Two Piece in Colour Run.

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Excellence Starts in Practice: 8 Ways to Swim Like a Boss From Day 1

Swimming excellence is developed long before you ever step up on the blocks. Here are 8 ways to engage your inner excellence at practice on the regular.

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40th Annual Eastern States Swim Clinic Slated for October

Come learn from the best at the 2015 Eastern States Mutual of Omaha BREAKout! Swim Clinic on October 10th and 11th.

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Dryland: Hyperoxygenation

420 burpies. Sounds basic but like everything with Larry Arnold, even the simplest exercise can be made into a layered workout.

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SwimSpray Offering Free Cap and Free Shipping with $25 Purchase

Andrew Chadeayne: “Using SwimSpray inside a swim cap instantly neutralizes chlorine that creeps inside. Then, using SwimSpray on hair afterwards completely eliminates any chlorine that gets into the hair during the swimming session.”

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3 Underappreciated Benefits of the Struggle

The process, the struggle, the grind—whatever your preferred term—is real, and at times, it feels like it goes on endlessly. Swimmers are no stranger to it, with our marathon seasons, endless two-a-days, and never-ending cycles of training.

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Expect Delays for Sold-Out Brick

“One of the best pieces of equipment I have used since the snorkel. Love how it enables you to kick in a natural position. You feel your core immediately.”

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Former Stanford Teammates on Mission to Build the Fastest Gear on the Planet

THE REAL STORY? ROKA started on a dare between former teammates, sparked an obsession, and has grown into a rapidly-expanding performance apparel brand.

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7 Reasons Why Swimmers Date Swimmers

Funky Trunks and Funkita swimmers fess up on their swimcest and the upside of dating other swimmers.
(Swimcest / ’swim-cest / verb: when a swimmer forms a romantic relationship with another swimmer, usually from the same swim team.)

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