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Watch: Cullen Jones On Barriers To Minorities In The Sport Of Swimming

Four-time Olympic medalist Cullen Jones explains the three major barriers that keep minority children and adults from learning to swim for safety, for fun, and for sport.

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Michael Phelps & His Plan For Olympics, Fatherhood (Video Interview)

In between some big-time exhibition swims at the Arizona State – Arizona dual meet, Olympic champion Michael Phelps found time to chat with SwimSwam about his plans for a busy 2016.

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Phelps Turns Down Chippendales For ASU Coaching Job (Video Interview)

In between some big-time exhibition swims at the Arizona State – Arizona dual meet, Olympic champion Michael Phelps found time to chat with SwimSwam about his foray into coaching with the Arizona State Sun Devils.

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Michael Phelps Has Swum His Last Yards Races Ever (Video Interview)

Video courtesy SwimSwam co-founder Garrett McCaffrey. Michael Phelps says he has swum his last races ever in yards with his…

Watch: New Indiana State Aquatic Center Grand Opening

Watch as the head coach of the 2016 inaugural Indiana State swimming and diving program, Matt Leach, walks us through their new facility.

Video: Katie Ledecky Press Conference, 2016 Arena Pro Swim – Austin

World record-smashing distance phenom Katie Ledecky has arrived in Austin for the next stop of the Arena Pro Swim Series, and she took part in a pre-meet press conference Thursday.

Video: Phelps & Bowman Press Conference, 2016 Arena Pro Swim – Austin

There are no shortage of big names at the 2016 Arena Pro Swim Series at Austin, but none are bigger than Michael Phelps and Bob Bowman, the swimmer-coach duo that has combined for more Olympic medals than any other in history.

Yoga for Swimmers: Yoga with Mitch Larkin and Madi Wilson

Yoga teacher Tom Barton discusses his approach and how the athletes have embraced developing their own personal practices. This video includes clips from a yoga session taught by Barton which included Larkin and Wilson…

Madi Wilson Discusses Her Tactics for the 100 Backstroke (Video)

In this video interview Madi Wilson discusses how she approaches the 100 backstroke, her focus on easy speed and how she allows herself to swim a relaxed race…

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Madi Wilson Discusses the Keys to Her Success in 2015 (Video)

In this interview Madi Wilson discusses the reasons for her breakout season in 2015 which include mental training, yoga, improving her self-belief and learning how to overcome unexpected obstacles…

On Deck at St Peters Western – Partner Work with Michael Bohl (Video)

The following video shows excerpts from one of St Peters Western’s workouts while Michael Bohl shares his thoughts on partner work and resistance training in the water…

Mitch Larkin Discusses His Success in 2015 (Video)

Mitch Larkin had as good of a year as any swimmer in 2015 winning double gold at the World Championships and breaking the short course world record in the 200 backstroke…

Grant Hackett Breaks Down His Comeback Thus Far (Video)

In this exclusive SwimSwam interview Hackett discusses his comeback to this point, his goals for the upcoming year and the adjustments he has made to his training as a 35 year old athlete…

What’s Ryan Lochte’s Favorite Christmas Present Ever?

5-time Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte was featured this week as a part of the United States Olympic Committee’s (USOC’s) Christmas…

Team Speedo Shares Their Greatest Accomplishments In Swimming

Watch as Natalie Coughlin, Benoit Huot, Missy Franklin, Ryan Lochte, James Guy, Mireia Belmonte, Alia Atkinson, and Nathan Adrian talk about their greatest accomplishments in the sport.

Murphy- Coming to an Arena Pro Series Near You (Video Interview)

We caught up with the reigning NCAA Champion after night 2 of the UGA Invitational. Murphy will return to long course action this coming January at the Arena Pro Swim Series in Austin following Christmas training.

Olivia Smoliga- building off a great Pan Am Games (Video Interview)

Produced by Coleman Hodges Olivia Smoliga had a rough end to her sophomore year last year at the NCAA championships….

Siobhan-Marie O’Connor Talks British Olympic Selection & U.K. Success

Watch as Siobhan-Marie O’Conner (far right) talks about the new British Olympic selection standards and the national team’s recent surge of success.

Watch: Missy Gives Advice On Swimming Back-To-Back Events

Watch as Missy Franklin talks about swimming double events and how training changes in an Olympic year.