Gold Medal Minute

Simone Manuel 2019 World Championship Preview: GMM presented by

Simone’s already an Olympic icon, but I see her star continuing to rise this year and in 2020. How fast do you think she will swim at World Championships?


Does Lilly King still have beef With Yulia? GMM presented by

King’s star continues to rise after great swims at the Bloomington Pro Swim and FINA Champions Series Indy. How fast will she swim at World Championships?


Olympic Champion Nathan Adrian Talks Candidly About Testicular Cancer

The swimming community was shocked to learn Adrian had been diagnosed with cancer. After 2 surgeries he’s back with his eyes set on World Champs.

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Michael Andrew Experiments with Ketogenic Diet: GMM presented by

Michael Andrew has been experimenting with the Ketogenic Diet. Eliminating carbs from your diet sounds brutal, but Michael does do things differently.


Ledecky’s Times In Practice Are Ridiculous: GMM presented by

Katie Ledecky’s doing the hard work for the 2019 World Championships. How fast will she swim the 400m free this summer?


Caeleb Dressel Wants To Swim 4×200 Relay: GMM presented by

If Dressel hits his taper, he’ll be a valuable asset on the 800 free relay, inching Team USA toward reclaiming gold in that event at World Championships.


Dean Farris Earns Swim Star Status: GMM Presented by

Harvard’s Dean Farris had the meet every SwimSwam commenter has dreamed about at the NCAA Championships. So, how fast will he swim this summer?


Olympic Champion Lilly King Finally Turns Pro: GMM presented by

Olympic champion Lilly King, is finally a pro, ending her collegiate career in by leading the Indiana women to their first B1G Team Title since 2011.


The IU Pro Swim Group’s Secret Sauce: GMM presented by

IU under coach Ray Looze has evolved. It is becoming the place for post grads–a pro training destination. How will the IU pro group impact the Olympic Team?

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How Michael Andrew Recovers Between Races: GMM Presented by

Michael Andrew captured 5 titles at the Des Moines Pro Swim, many of which were swum back-to-back. In this episode he talks about recovery between races and experimenting with RPR, reflexive performance reset). And, yes, we discuss predictions as well.


Kathleen Baker Says The Pro Life Can Be Lonely: GMM presented by

Olympic champion, Kathleen Baker, is poised to break the 58 second barrier in the 100m backstroke this summer. Can she do it?


Dressel Will Go To Training Camp Right After World Champs: GMM presented by

Caeleb Dressel said Worlds is just as big a focus as the Olympics…but the ultimate goal is the Olympics. On that point, Dressel shared he would be going straight to training camp after World Championships to start his ramp-up to the U.S. Olympic Trials.

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Ryan Murphy Breaks Down Cal Training Camp: GMM presented by

Olympic Champion Ryan Murphy is off to a great 2019 with an OTC camp under his belt. With 2019 World Championships on the horizon, how fast do you think Ryan will swim this summer?


Olivia Smoliga Breaks Down Her 8 SC Worlds Gold Medals: GMM presented by

Olivia Smoliga had a record breaking Short Course World Championships, bringing home eight gold medals. How will she perform at LC World Championships this summer?