Category Archives: Swimming

12-Time Olympic Medalist Natalie Coughlin Gives Birth to First Child

12-time Olympic medalist Natalie Coughlin has given birth to her first child. Announced by her husband Ethan Hall, head coach of the Crow Canyon Sharks Swim Team, on Facebook on Wednesday, the couple welcomed Zennie Mae Hall. Zennie is Coughlin’s mother’s name. The 36-year old Coughlin was a pioneer in 21st-century swimming. She became the first […]

Team Elite Adds Another Star – Ali DeLoof

American and World Record Holder Ali DeLoof is moving from Club Wolverine Elite to join Team Elite in San Diego under David Marsh.  The move marks a big shift for DeLoof, who has spent six years training in Ann Arbor with her three sisters (Gabby, Catie, and Jackie) and swimming her way to World University […]

Park Bags 4th Gold, Seoyeong Takes 2 IM On Day 3 Of Korean Nats

99TH KOREAN SPORTS FESTIVAL Park Tae Hwan is on his way to earning his 5th MVP title of the Korean Swimming Championships, part of the 99th Korean Sports Festival that runs through Thursday. Tonight the 29-year-old Olympian claimed two golds, one in the individual 400m freestyle and one in the men’s 4 x 100m freestyle […]

What to Do When You Are Having a Bad Swim Practice

by Olivier Poirier-Leroy. Join his weekly motivational newsletter for competitive swimmers by clicking here. Frustrated with the way training is going? Here is a 3-step plan for battling back from your next bad swim practice. You’ve been there. I know you have. No matter how hard you try, the water just doesn’t seem to want […]

WISCA Poll: Middleton and Madison Edgewood On Top Again After Week 6

Both Middleton and Madison Edgewood remain on top of their respective divisions after a week of limited change in division 1 and significant change in division 2. Division 1 The top 10 division 1 rankings haven’t changed significantly since week five. The only difference this week has been a switch from second to third between […]

Dasara Games-CM Cup 2018 Ka Complete Results

[unable to retrieve full-text content] By Sanuj Srivastava on SwimSwam Dasara Games-CM Cup 2018 Me Swimming Ke Events Jo Ki Oct 13 Se Oct 15 Tak Chamundi Vihar Swimming Pool, Mysore Me Hue Hai Unke Results Aa Chuke Hai. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Dasara Games-CM Cup 2018 Ka Complete Results Source link

5 Life Lessons You Will Get From Swimming

by Olivier Poirier-Leroy. Join his weekly motivational newsletter for competitive swimmers by clicking here. Did you know that swimming can provide you with the tools you need for achieving success later in life? I am not talking about time management and sportsmanship, although those two things are super important. Nor am I talking about having […]

Perchè Il Tuo Allenatore Ti Fa Nuotare Il Tuo Stile “Peggiore”

Tutti abbiamo il nostro stile e la nostra distanza preferita. Per noi sono come pane e nutella. E così ci si sente un po’ inutili e frustrati quando il nostro allenatore ci chiede di fare stili o distanze in cui proprio non siamo  ferrati. No, il tuo allenatore non sta facendo questo per il solo […]

The Day Bill Pilczuk Shook the Swimming World in Perth

by Olivier Poirier-Leroy. Join his weekly motivational newsletter for competitive swimmers by clicking here. It had been another warm day in Perth, Australia. SCAD’s 800 free relay broke the meet record at 2014 NAIA nationals. Not as hot as the record setting 42 degrees (107 Fahrenheit) the week before, but still warm. It was the […]

Swimmers: A Letter from Your Strength Coach

by Olivier Poirier-Leroy. Join his weekly motivational newsletter for competitive swimmers by clicking here. Swimming at the collegiate level is a time of change and growth. With a totally new environment, new training partners, and the addition of weight training (for many swimmers for the first time), it can be a confusing and frustrating experience. […]