2020 Tokyo Olympics: Swimming Catch Up
Jul 29, 2021The 2020 Olympic Games have been like nothing we've quite seen before. With finals being swum in the morning and cover protocols interrupting the natural flow of athletes, the top-end speed at the event has seemingly fallen flat. With that being said, the fact that athletes have overcome all of this adversity and are still World Records is nothing to scoff at.
How to Watch: 2021 FINA Men's Water Polo World League Super Final
Apr 14, 2021Here's how to watch the 2021 FINA Men's Water Polo World League Super Final on FloSwimming.
Depth Proves Successful En Route to B1G Titles
Mar 5, 2020Bloomington, INDIANA - The Big Ten Conference crowned swimming and diving champions during the last two weekends. Competing first in Iowa City, the women deviated from previous years as Ohio State won by nearly 200 points. This past weekend in Bloomington, the men produced many great finishes and a Michigan victory.
Big Ten Depth on Display at Upcoming Championships
Feb 19, 2020IOWA CITY - College swimming deepest conference takes to competition over the next two weeks to crown Big Ten swimming and diving champions. Starting with the women hosted at the University of Iowa and following with the men at Indiana University, the conference championships are poised to feature outstanding races, breathtaking finishes, and high-flying scores before the competitions are over.
Way Too Early Olympic Men's 50m Freestyle Preview
Nov 19, 2019First, let’s get it out of the way...Dressel is the favorite. After his earth-shattering performance in the final NCAA meet of his college career, Dressel has been at the front of the swimming community’s mind. The questions remain though: can he hold on without a second wall? Can he go under 21.00 and break the WR? Can anyone challenge him?
2018 European Championships: Sarah Sjoestroem Highlights Top 5 To Watch
Aug 2, 2018In the absence of the Olympics or World Championships, the off summer is traditionally dubbed as the least exciting in swimming. Yet, the world is still taking to international competitions, albeit not all against each other.
Ryan Lochte Banned 14 Months After Sharing Photo Of IV Treatment
Jul 23, 2018U.S. swimming star and 12-time Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte has accepted a 14-month ban from competition for receiving an intravenous infusion without a therapeutic use exemption, USADA announced today.
5 Things To Watch At 2018 Phillips 66 National Championships
Jul 23, 2018Team USA’s top talent will take to the pool this week in Irvine, CA, in front of a crowd that’s excited to have the Phillips 66 National Championships back in Southern California for the first time since 2014.
Fixing Swimming's Burnout Problem Isn't That Simple
Jul 11, 2018The words “burned out” infiltrate the swimming vocabulary much more frequently these days. But as swimmers hang up their goggles and caps for good, the reason why isn’t quite as simple as one may think.
Why Hasn’t The U.S. Ever Hosted The FINA World Championships?
Jun 13, 2018Briefly glance at the FINA World Championships medal table sometime. The results speak for themselves. The United States has over 100 more gold medal performances than the next closest nation. Few would disagree the U.S. is the strongest swimming country around. Yet, it has never hosted FINA’s namesake event. The six-discipline aquatic World Championships have been or are planned to be hosted on every continent, except obviously Antarctica. Six of the next seven countries in the medal table have hosted at some point. During the time since North America last hosted—2005 in Montreal—Europe has hosted four times, Australia has hosted once, Africa will have hosted once, and Asia will have hosted a total of three times, including the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea.
(WATCH) Nathan Adrian Clips Michael Andrew In 1-On-1 50m Free
Jan 15, 2018USA Swimming added a few new twists to the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series — one of which is a shootout-style format for all four 50-meter stroke events.
Weekend Roundup | Blake Pieroni Unloads 1:33.88 200 Free vs. Michigan
Jan 14, 2018While the TYR Pro Swim Series was going on in Austin, Texas, this past weekend, many NCAA swimmers were making their first appearance in competition after winter training. With most teams still 4-6 weeks out of their conference championship, many swimmers are in the hole. That didn't stop some of the best from putting up nationally ranked swims, though.
Why The College Dual Meet Exhibition Mercy Rule Is Dumb
Jan 9, 2018Imagine this... It's an October Saturday afternoon in Tuscaloosa, AL, and the top-ranked Crimson Tide football team is obliterating Vanderbilt 35-10 at the end of the third quarter. Alabama puts up another two touchdowns in the fourth quarter, making the final score 49-10.
UVA Cranks (Voluntary) 10K For Time Thursday Night
Dec 29, 2017Can you think of a better way to come back to school from break than a 10,000 for time?
NCAA Analysis | Texas Men Jump To No. 2 In New CSCAA Poll
Dec 7, 2017The midseason invitationals have come and gone. Up to this point, the season's form reflected unrested college dual meets. That is no longer the case.