3 months ago
Natasha Lloyd Joins Zoe Thatcher As NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Winner - Swimming World News

Natasha Lloyd Joins Zoe Thatcher As NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Winner

Natasha Lloyd of Auburn Swimming and Diving has been awarded a NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship. “I am so excited an honored to be a NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship recipient,” Lloyd said. “I

3 months ago
Decoding Swimmer Jargon

Decoding Swimmer Jargon

There’s medical jargon and legal jargon, but we also have swimmer jargon! Swimmers have a language of their own - here's a guide to decoding it.

3 months ago
Commit Swimming Set Of The Week: Test All Four Strokes

Commit Swimming Set Of The Week: Test All Four Strokes

This week’s Commit Swimming Set Of The Week is an IM set that works all four strokes before ending with some fast IM descends.

3 months ago
USA Women's Water Polo Wins Group at Fina World League Super Final - Swimming World News

USA Women's Water Polo Wins Group at Fina World League Super Final

The USA Women’s National Team took the Group B title at the 2018 FINA World League Super Final with a 10-7 win over Russia. Melissa Seidemann (Walnut Creek, CA/Stanford/NYAC) and Kiley Neushul (Isla

3 months ago
Caeleb Dressel and Ryan Lochte Set To Make TYR Pro Swim Series Debuts in Santa Clara - Swimming World News

Caeleb Dressel and Ryan Lochte Set To Make TYR Pro Swim Series Debuts in Santa Clara

Standout Bay Area-based Olympic gold medalists Katie Ledecky (Bethesda, Md./Stanford Swimming), Simone Manuel (Sugar Land, Texas/Stanford Swimming), Nathan Adrian (Bremerton, Wash./California ... See more

3 months ago
Virginia Tech Announces 17 Commitments for 2018-19 Season - Swimming World News

Virginia Tech Announces 17 Commitments for 2018-19 Season

The Virginia Tech Hokies have announced a total of 17 commitments for the 2018-19 season swimming and diving season.

3 months ago
Ariana Kukors Smith Speaks Out About Civil Suit on Megyn Kelly TODAY Show - Swimming World News

Ariana Kukors Smith Speaks Out About Civil Suit on Megyn Kelly TODAY Show

Ariana Kukors Smith and her lawyer, Robert Allard, made an appearance on the Megyn Kelly TODAY show to talk about the civil suit against Sean Hutchison.

3 months ago
Large International Field set for Leg Two of LEN Open Water Cup - Swimming World News

Large International Field set for Leg Two of LEN Open Water Cup

The largest-ever fields in the event’s history are gathering in Gravelines for the second stop of the LEN European Open Water Cup.

3 months ago
Stanislav Pozdnyakov Defeats Alexander Popov for ROC President - Swimming World News

Stanislav Pozdnyakov Defeats Alexander Popov for ROC President

Earlier this month, four-time Olympic gold medalist and current International Swimming Hall of Fame member Alexander Popov was nominated to become the president of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC).

3 months ago
Mark Schubert Responds to Legal Challenge from Ariana Kukors Smith - Swimming World News

Mark Schubert Responds to Legal Challenge from Ariana Kukors Smith

Coach Mark Schubert, responds to the legal challenge from Ariana Kukors Smith that follows her allegations that Sean Hutchison sexually abused her.

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3 months ago
12 REASONS TO THANK SWIM COACHES

"Like teachers, coaches just don’t get enough accolades in this world. They don’t do the job for the thanks, but giving a nice, simple, “Thanks, Coach,” can make it all worthwhile." ... See more

USA Swimming News Article

3 months ago
Bay Area Olympians Highlight 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara

Don’t miss the best of the Bay (and much more) next week in Santa Clara, June 7-10!

#TYRProSeries tickets on sale NOW: goo.gl/KQvDaU

USA Swimming News Article

3 months ago

Listen to Olympian Allison Schmitt share her swimming journey from pursuing her Olympic dreams to battling depression on this month's #KickSet Podcast ? www.usaswimming.org/kickset

3 months ago
GoSwim.tv

#WorkoutWednesday: Use this drill to initiate a strong freestyle catch. ?

Watch more Joao de Lucca freestyle videos here - http://gosw.im/1Ue6BRB

Why do it:
Don't miss the beginning of the catch, and this drill will help you focus on the initial step.

How to do it:
1 - ... See more

3 months ago
Mental Health Awareness: Stacy Michael-Miller

"Mental health is important"

USA Swimming's National Athlete Service Director Stacy Michael-Miller talks about the importance of laying a strong mental health foundation to tackle future challenges.

3 months ago
Pac Pacs 10K Spots on the Line Thursday at French Nationals

Who will join USA Swimming’s 10K roster for #PanPacs18? Find out Thursday!

USA Swimming News Article

3 months ago
Try Swimming with Flex Swim Membership

Multi-sport play can lead to better performance, less burnout, less social isolation, and, most importantly more lifelong enjoyment in sport!

Embrace the multi-sport benfits and try swimming with ... See more

3 months ago
#ThankYouCoach: Maddie Homovich

"Coaches are leaders"

What do your coaches mean to you? #ThankYouCoach

3 months ago

#MondayMotivation: “It’s what you do with the rough patches that will define the athlete that you’ll become.” – Olympian Dana Vollmer

4 months ago
NATHAN ADRIAN CONTINUES TO TRAIN WITH EYES ON FOURTH OLYMPIC GAMES

“It’s about figuring out ways to be faster. The fun part about swimming is that nobody has figured it out 100 percent quite yet." - Nathan Adrian

USA Swimming News Article

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2 days ago
Quick Question: Should My Swimmer Wait to Contact Coaches Until He Achieves Goal Times?

Quick Question: Should My Swimmer Wait to Contact Coaches Until He Achieves Goal Times?

3 days ago
NCAA Adds Exception to Student-Athletes’ Required Weekly Day Off

NCAA Adds Exception to Student-Athletes’ Required Weekly Day Off

Following a recent rule change by the NCAA, student-athletes may now be required to train for up to 24 days consecutive days without receiving a single day to recover and focus exclusively on their…

4 days ago
Junior Year Info - College Swimming Guide

What should juniors be doing if they want to swim in college?

Questions juniors should be considering: What academic majors interest me? Can I score in Conference Championship Meets Do I want to be among the fastest swimmers on the roster as a freshman or work ... See more

5 days ago
Quick Question Video How to Ask About College Swimming Scholarships

Quick Question Video How to Ask About College Swimming Scholarships

6 days ago
12 Proven Ways to Help Your Teen Through Junior Year

12 Proven Ways to Help Your Teen Through Junior Year

Eleventh grade is tough on teens but parents can help them through it with advance planning. Here are 12 proven ways to help your child through junior year.

1 week ago
How Much Do Swimmers Improve In College? - Swimming World News

How Much Do Swimmers Improve In College? - Swimming World News

The NCAA is often hailed as the stepping-stone to sporting success. How much do high school swimmers improve over the span of four years in college?

1 week ago
Why I Created College Swimming Guide - College Swimming Guide

Why I Created College Swimming Guide

We became a “swim family” in Houston when our oldest son joined the neighborhood summer league team. Before long, the other two joined and we were all in. Although all three enjoyed it socially, ... See more

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3 months ago
The 2018 IBJJF World Championship Fight Everyone Wants To See

Leandro wants his revenge. Meregali wants war. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu's 'Fight Of The Year' looms...

4 months ago
FloFootball

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Coming soon: the story of Allen High School and 5-star recruit Theo Wease.

4 months ago
FloSports Announces Acquisition of The Rugby Channel From Rugby International Marketing - FloSports

FloRugby is now the undisputed leader in live coverage of American rugby across all levels of the sport.

FloSports Announces Acquisition of The Rugby Channel From Rugby International Marketing

4 months ago
Highlight: USA vs. Cuba At Beat The Streets 2018

A sporting event unlike any other.

4 months ago
FloRugby

LOL

Proud Dad Moment

4 months ago
Jordan Burroughs Defeats Frank Chamizo At Beat The Streets 2018

Context: World Champ (USA) vs. World Champ (ITA). Setting: New York City rooftop. Attendance: thousands from around the globe. The wrestling mat: fully slimed with rain. Advantage: JORDAN BURROUGHS!!!

4 months ago
FloGrappling

"inside one of the most hardcore jiu-jitsu gyms in the world..." With, arguably, the top submission fighter of a generation.

The FloGrappling team go inside one of the most hardcore jiu-jitsu gyms in the world: Leandro Lo's NS Brotherhood in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He teaches one of his trademark techniques and explains how he ... See more

4 months ago
FloRugby To Air South Africa Vs Wales Test Match LIVE

More rugby? Yes, please.

FloRugby will show Wales v South Africa LIVE June 2.

4 months ago

Up andddddddd....OVER!

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3 months ago
MP Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 6/13/2018

MP Michael Phelps Weekly Wonders of Age Group #Swimming
#MPswim
#swim

Here are our Weekly Age Group Wonders for the weekend of June 8-10, 2018.

3 months ago
Ball State Coach Kristy Patterson Won’t Return Next Season

https://swimswam.com/ball-state-coach-kristy-patterson-wont-return-next-season/

Ball State now has vacancies for head coach for both their men’s and women’s swim teams.

3 months ago
908 New Swim Jobs You Might Love

https://swimswam.com/908-new-swim-jobs-might-love/

Want a job in swimming? We have over 1596 Swim Jobs listed.

3 months ago
Predicting Tokyo: SwimSwam 2020 US Olympians Draft

https://swimswam.com/predicting-tokyo-swimswam-2020-us-olympians-draft/

Welcome to the first ever SwimSwam mid cycle US Olympic draft. 8 SwimSwam contributors will attempt to defeat each other by drafting the best possible 2020 Olympic rosters.

3 months ago
Practice + Pancakes: Texas Men, Dean Farris Tackle Fast Friday (Video)

https://swimswam.com/practice-pancakes-texas-men-dean-farris-tackle-fast-friday-video/

It’s the heart of long course season. Teams are training hard and loading up on their swimmers. What better time to go and see what the 4-time reigning NCAA champs are up to?

3 months ago
Are Parents Adding to Performance Pressure?

https://swimswam.com/are-parents-adding-to-performance-pressure/

I believe our children experience more pressure to perform in their sports and academics today than we did. What can we do to help our children with performance pressure?

3 months ago
5 Reasons Why Our Kids Like to Swim

https://swimswam.com/5-reasons-why-our-kids-like-to-swim/

Why do our kids swim? What keeps them motivated to return to the pool day after day?

3 months ago
FINIS Set of the Week: Attention to the Breath

FINIS Swimming Set of the Week - Attention to Breath

The interval is slow for this set (about 20-30 sec. rest) seeing that you’ll be working harder on the sprints with limited air.


3 days ago

We love this photo that Joan shared with us! It looks like she's not the only one who loves her hot tub from Master Spas.

4 days ago

Today is Talk Like a Pirate Day! Arrgh! For more fun, you can change the language on your personal Facebook page to English (Pirate) to have your whole Facebook experience be more pirate-like!

5 days ago

We love to see where our hot tubs end up! Isn't this backyard so peaceful?!?

6 days ago

This setting literally takes your breath away!!! Gorgeous!

1 week ago

Today is National Women's Friendship Day! Share this with a friend who understands you!

1 week ago

Last week we showed you how to get started with your water chemistry. This week, we're going to show you how to keep your water looking great!

1 week ago
Photos from Master Spas's post

We love the setting of this Michael Phelps LSX 900 in Alpine Texas! It looks great!

📸: Pool Tech Plus

1 week ago
Photos from Master Spas's post

This H2X Trainer 18 by Master Spas is in an absolutely gorgeous setting in Massachusetts!

📸: Crocker Sales Co.

1 week ago

Please join us in keeping all those who were and continue to be affected by the events of September 11, 2001 in our hearts.

For those in the military who continue to fight for our freedom, thank ... See more

1 week ago

We love this picture Pamela sent! She said “Loving my H2X19D.” We’re so glad you’re enjoying it. It looks awesome!

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3 months ago
Electrical Stimulation's Impact on Sprinting in Swimmers

Electrical Stimulation’s Impact on Sprinting in Swimmers

Background on Electrical Stimulation Swimming is a unique sport where resistance training effectiveness is uncertain secondary to the lack of land for force production. Also, swimming is a highly ... See more

3 months ago
Timeline Photos

How Does Stretching Affect Reactive Strength?
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3 months ago
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Friday Interview with Dr. Christopher Zinner. #Training #HIT https://buff.ly/2MbX1C4

3 months ago
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In a research study across 5 top swimming countries, "[t]he pull-up and squat were the most popular dry-land RT training exercises used by elite swimming strength and conditioning coaches" (Crowley ... See more

3 months ago
10 Reasons Swimmers Should Smile When the Going Gets Tough

10 reasons why swimmers should smile

In younger age groups, we often encounter angry swimmers who are disappointed with their performance. They are increasingly more demanding with themselves and their environment, enraged and ... See more

3 months ago
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Do backpacks cause shoulder pain? https://buff.ly/2kWWQhg

3 months ago
Chuck Trailer 4k

A powerful story every young swimmer should follow and get to know..
Good luck @mrbodbox this week at the Santa Clara Grand Prix! #TYRProSeries

3 months ago
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Don't end your swimming fun, check out this article on how to prevent swimming burnout! #Don'tGiveUp https://buff.ly/2smP7N7

3 months ago
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Ever feel down because a swimming competition didn't go as planned? Read these 6 tips to help you stay on the right attitude track! https://buff.ly/2J2gCXu