Gold Medal Minute

How Fast Will Michael Andrew Swim at The Olympic Games?

Let’s play the prediction game. Michael Andrew appears to be on track to swim fast at the Olympic Games, but how fast? What do you think?

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Ryan Murphy Analyzes His 2021 Olympic Games Backstroke Competition

Defending Olympic backstroke champion Ryan Murphy unpacks his last quad, his competition, and I play the prediction game.

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Getting to Know The New FINA Executive Director Brent Nowicki

Brent Nowicki, the new FINA Executive Director is young, only 42 years old, and SwimSwam caught up with him at U.S. Olympic Trials.

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Caeleb Dressel Talks About His Nerves Ahead Of U.S. Olympic Trials

Caeleb Dressel is flesh and bone, battling nervousness like everyone else. He shares insights into his 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials experience.

How Fast Will Olivia Smoliga Swim at U.S. Olympic Trials?

Smoliga surprised fans dropping a best time at the Atlanta Classic. How fast will she swim at Olympic Trials in the 100 back or even the 200 free?

How Fast Will Michael Andrew Swim at Olympic Trials?

Michael Andrew swam fast at the Indy Pro, going 58.6 100 breast, 50.8 100 fly, and 1:56.8 200 IM. How fast will he swim at U.S. Olympic Trials?

How Fast Will Carson Foster Swim 400 IM At U.S. Olympic Trials?

Carson Foster has 2016 Olympic Trials experience from when he was only 14 years old. How fast will he swim 400 IM at the 2021 Olympic Trials?

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Sports Icon Mark Spitz Shares His Wisdom On The Mind Of An Olympic Champion

Mark Spitz shares his 1968 to 1972 journey to becoming the greatest Olympian of all-time. Mark is funny, insightful and full of swimming wisdom.

How Fast Will Caeleb Dressel Swim At U.S. Olympic Trials?

This is version two of the Dressel Olympic prediction game. My last predictions were way too safe, and commenters heckled me to for being a wimp.

Olympic Icon Mark Spitz Shares Wisdom Ahead of the 2021 Tokyo Games

In this podcast 9-time Olympic gold medalist Mark Spitz unpacks who he feared, his secret warmup, and what fueled his passion to win.

Katie Ledecky’s Stanford Olympic Training Camp Is the Secret Sauce

Katie Ledecky clearly has the secret training sauce. This spring she made me look like a wimp. So, we have to play the prediction game again!

Will Olympic Champion Anthony Ervin Make the 2021 U.S. Olympic Team?

Anthony Ervin, the oldest individual Olympic gold medalist in swimming history, will be competing at U.S. Olympic Trials. Will he make the team?

Will Olympic Champion Nathan Adrian Make the 2021 U.S. Olympic Team?

Will 5-time Olympic champion Nathan Adrian make the U.S. Olympic Team? It’s a fair question. He’s on the march toward his 4th U.S. Olympic Trials.

Caeleb Dressel Plays Swim Nerd Analyst On The ISCA International Cup

Caeleb Dressel unpacks his ISCA swims, and we play the prediction game. We’ll play again after his Mission Pro Swim appearance as well. Stay tuned.

How Fast Will Simone Manuel Swim at the 2021 U.S. Olympic Trials?

Simone Manuel swam well at the San Antonio Pro Swim. I think she’s going to sweep the 50-100m free at US Olympic Trials. See my predictions…