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1 month ago
FINIS Tip Of The Week: Staying Steady In Your Streamline

FINIS Tip Of The Week: Staying Steady In Your Streamline

This week’s FINIS Tip of the Week takes a closer look at the best way to have a tight, effective streamline.

1 month ago
Andrey Govorov Rattles 50 Fly World Record on Final Day of Mare Nostrum in Monaco - Swimming World News

Andrey Govorov Rattles 50 Fly World Record on Final Day of Mare Nostrum in Monaco

The last night of the 2018 Mare Nostrum series in Monaco did not disappoint as Andrey Govorov nearly broke a world record in the 50 fly as he became the second fastest

1 month ago
Former Rowan University Head Coach Tony Lisa Passes Away - Swimming World News

Former Rowan University Head Coach Tony Lisa Passes Away

Tony Lisa, former head coach at Rowan University, recently passed away according to a Facebook announcement on the university’s swimming & diving page. Lisa served as the head coach for

1 month ago
John Carroll out as Head Coach of Jersey Wahoos

John Carroll Out As Head Coach of Jersey Wahoos

John Carroll, long time head coach for Jersey Wahoos, was released from his position for non-coaching related reasons a source close to the situation revealed to Swimming World. The following

1 month ago
Final Session Kicks Off at 2018 Charlotte Ultraswim

Final Session Kicks Off at 2018 Charlotte Ultraswim

The final morning session of the 2018 Charlotte Ultraswim was underway in North Carolina today, with swimmers competing in the women’s 1500 free and the men’s 800 free. The final

1 month ago
Santiago Grassi Claims 50-100 Fly Victories on Night 3 of Charlotte UltraSwim - Swimming World News

Santiago Grassi Claims 50-100 Fly Victories on Night 3 of Charlotte UltraSwim

Night three of the 2018 Charlotte UltraSwim played host to the final rounds of the 50 free shootouts and saw many athletes collecting multiple wins. Santiago Grassi doubled up on victories

1 month ago
Detroit Motor City Mile to Join Swim Across America - Swimming World News

Detroit Motor City Mile to Join Swim Across America

Detroit Motor City Mile to Join Swim Across America

1 month ago
The Freshman's Guide to Becoming A College Swimmer

The Freshman's Guide to Becoming A College Swimmer

Swimming in college can be a difficult transition. We've created a freshman's guide to college swimming to help calm your nerves and enjoy your first year!

1 month ago
Commit Swimming Set Of The Week: Cruising To Breaststroke Pace

Commit Swimming Set Of The Week: Cruising To Breaststroke Pace

This week’s Commit Swimming Set Of The Week is a breaststroke set that descends from aerobic work into speed and pace.

1 month ago
The Fantastic Four Swimmers Who Made History at NCAA DI Men's Championships

The Fantastic Four Swimmers Who Made History at NCAA DI Men's Championships

Only four men in history of swimming have won NCAA Division I titles in the 100 and 200 of their stroke four years in a row. Meet these fantastic four.

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1 month ago
WHY SWIM COACHES MATTER

"They are instructors, mentors, teachers, and life guiders. And in the greater scope of growing up, coaches are like architects who can mold young humans into better humans." #ThankYouCoach

USA Swimming News Article

1 month ago

What preparation tactics do you find most successful before a meet? Share your tips in the comments below for other parents & athletes 👇

Find more preparation tips on #DeckPass: goo.gl/CKYmy2

2 months ago

Listen to Olympian and mental health ambassador Allison Schmitt share her story in a new #KickSet podcast. 👍

Listen: www.usaswimming.org/kickset

2 months ago
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#WorkoutWednesday: Eliminate breaststroke recovery resistance with a simple separation drill. 👇

We’ve just published a detailed five video progression to really teach Separation Drill. To look way back on the origins, we’re showing the original drill from over eight years ago. You may ... See more

2 months ago
Tips for Choosing Double-Duty Snacks

#TuesdayTips: Snacking is a way of life for most swimmers, so be sure to choose wisely... 😋🍽️

USA Swimming News Article

2 months ago
Mental Health Awareness Month: Amanda Weir

Your injuries do not define you.

Olympian Amanda Weir reveals her internal struggle with her injuries and offers advice to others coping. #MentalHealthAwareness

2 months ago
MIKE'S MAILBAG SUMMER JOB POSSIBLY CONFLICTING WITH SWIM PRACTICE

It's all about balance. Find tips on balancing training with other responsibilities 👇

USA Swimming News Article

2 months ago
TYR Pro Swim Series at Indianapolis

Images are form the TYR Pro Swim Series, May 16-19 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

2 months ago

Monday Motivation: "Believe in yourself, take on your challenges, dig deep within yourself to conquer fears. Never let anyone bring you down. You've got to keep going." – Chantal Sutherland

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2 months ago

Yanny or Laurel?

2 months ago
Get Your Old Hot Tub Working Like New Again - PoolAndSpa.com

Get Your Old Hot Tub Working Like New Again With A New Control System, Pump, Heater Or Air Blower From PoolAndSpa.com!

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Get Your Old Hot Tub Working Like New Again - PoolAndSpa.com

2 months ago
Eco One For Hot Tubs Keeps Water Fresh And Clear - PoolAndSpa.com

Check Out Our Eco One Spa Monthly Chemicals For Hot Tubs. Keeps Water Fresh And Clear For Pennies A Day!

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Eco One For Hot Tubs Keeps Water Fresh And Clear - PoolAndSpa.com

2 months ago
Pool Opening Supply Specials On Pumps, Filters, Paint, Parts And More!

Pool Opening Supply Specials On Pumps, Filters, Paint, Parts And More At PoolAndSpa.com

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Pool Opening Supply Specials On Pumps, Filters, Paint, Parts And More!

2 months ago
Pool Chlorine Tablets - Slow Dissolve - 3" Tablets

It's Pool Opening Time! Stock up on Chlorine and Shock for the upcoming Summer Season!

Pool Chlorine Tablets - 3" - Tri-Chlor

2 months ago
How To Open An Inground Pool And Explaining Pool Chemicals Video

How To Open An Inground Pool And Explaining Pool Chemicals - DIY Video

http://news.poolandspa.com/how-to-open-an-inground-pool-and-explaining-pool-chemicals/

How To Open An Inground Swimming Pool - Host Tim Casey shows you how to completely open up your pool. Part One goes over cover removal, setting up the deck equipment (ladders, rails, diving board) ... See more

2 months ago
How To Open A Swimming Pool, Pool Opening Tips, Swimming Pool Opening, Summerizing

How To Open An Inground Swimming Pool - DIY Article

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How To Open A Swimming Pool, Pool Opening Tips, Swimming Pool Opening, Summerizing

2 months ago
Pool Opening Season Is Here - See This Week's Specials

Pool Opening Season Is Here - See This Week's Specials On Pumps, Filters, Paint And Parts On PoolAndSpa.com

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Pool Opening Season Is Here - See This Week's Specials

2 months ago
Arthritis Pain Relief in Your Swim Spa

Arthritis Pain Relief in Your Swim Spa.

Arthritis Pain Relief in Your Swim Spa - Not Just Your Grandma’s Arthritis. Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis. There’s a 50-50 chance that at some point in your life, you ... See more

2 months ago
Weight Loss Using Your Swim Spa

Weight Loss Using Your Swim Spa.

Weight Loss Using Your Swim Spa - As you are probably aware, obesity is a major issue in the world today. A significant number of people struggle with weight management. Trying to improve physical ... See more

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1 month ago

Great butterfly technique

1 month ago

Training Hard, with power towers. Virginia swim and diving 🏊‍♂️🏊‍♀️

1 month ago

Debido a la tormenta 🌩en Cancún

1 month ago
COJUDEQ

https://www.facebook.com/cojudeqroo/videos/919578568236438/

La Alberca Olímpica de Cancún se encuentra lista, para recibir a los máximos exponente de la nación, tritones y sirenas para buscar el podium de la ON y NJ 2018.

A unos días de iniciar la ... See more

1 month ago

Mientras unos ya están de vacations. Otros ya se preparan para la siguiente temporada 💪🏻🏊‍♂️🏊‍♀️

2 months ago

🔥🔥 Record Mundial 🌎 1500 free @katieledecky 15:20.48 rompe su propio record por 5 segundos! #TYRProSeries

2 months ago

Unbelievable Breaststroke!

3 months ago
Federación Mexicana de Natación AC

En VIVO. Jornada 3. Eliminatorias Arena Grand Prix de Natación Tijuana BC https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2070041276348636&id=400053853347395

3 months ago

Kicking, like a world swimmer

3 months ago

Rikako Ikke. Japan, National Record 24.21, 50 free


1 month ago
Michael Phelps

https://swimswam.com/bio/michael-phelps/

Michael Fred Phelps II is known principally as the most decorated Olympian of all time, with a total of 28 Olympic medals, 23 of them gold, spanning over four Olympic Games. He has actually compete…

1 month 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.

1 month 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.

1 month 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.

1 month 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.

1 month 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?

1 month 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?

1 month 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?

1 month 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.


1 month ago
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Places we'd love to swim - Gardner Bay, Hood Island, Galapagos Islands.

Snorkel the turquoise water and when you tire out, hang out with the seals basking in the sun on the beautiful white sand ... See more

1 month ago

Hawaii Swim Camp 2019!

Join Brenton Ford and former New Zealand Olympic swimmer and coach Gary Hurringin in Hawaii to spend 5 days improving your swimming. This 5-day technique intensive camp will ... See more

1 month ago
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Train in manual, race in automatic.

Swimming can be compared to driving a car. In today’s podcast, we share with you about going from manual mode to automatic. When training, we like our swimmers ... See more

1 month ago
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Swimming Tip: With breathing, focus on keeping your head down with the chin tucked into your neck. When it’s time to breathe, take a breath of air to the same side as the arm that is out of the ... See more

1 month ago
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You've seen our technique videos online... Now take the next step and see Brenton Ford personally coach you to swim faster!

Our membership will provide you with the proven formula used by 2,000+ ... See more

1 month ago

Why you SHOULD swim with a pull buoy.

“I love my pull buoy”

I’ve heard many times before. Sometimes as an admission of guilt, other times a proud statement of fact. It doesn’t matter if you ... See more

1 month ago
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Just keep swimming.

1 month ago
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Places we'd love to swim - Cala Domestica, Sardinia, Italy.

The cliffs and pure water make for a great snorkelling location! Who would you go here with? 🙋‍♀️🙋‍♂️

1 month ago

In this video, we will show you the super common mistake swimmers make in freestyle that slows them down.

We will show you how to fix your legs for faster swimming.

1 month ago
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In this week’s podcast, we discuss everything related to coaching, swimming and fasting.

Our guest for this episode is Bevan McKinnon, an Ironman University certified coach, accredited by ... See more


1 month ago
Three Yoga Poses for Better Posture

Proper posture can help you swim faster and experience less pain.

Swimmers and computer users often have hunched shoulders and upper backs, a protraction of the shoulder girdle that impairs proper movement and function of the muscles, tendons, and ligaments around ... See more

1 month ago
There's even more evidence that 2 forms of exercise are the best way to keep your brain young

"Exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have..."

When it comes to keeping the brain young and staving off the effects of aging, two types of workouts appear to be the best. A new review of nearly 100 well-designed studies found positive cognitive ... See more

1 month ago
Four Ways to Fend Off Foot Cramps

Here are some tricks to avoiding those painful set-killers.

Foot and calf cramps have a knack for striking swimmers mid-pool, leaving them gripping their legs and feet and grimacing in pain. Given the chance, a cramp will turn a beautiful sprint set into mush ... See more

1 month ago
World's best swimming cities

Do you agree? 🤔

These are the world's best cities for swimming -- from the enticing waters of Sydney to surprise places such as Zurich.

1 month ago
Three Ways to Become a Better Coach

Nashville Aquatic Club Masters’ Jeff Ockerman shares three tips he’s learned in coaching.

I'm a relative newcomer as a coach, but here are three things I've learned coaching with the Nashville Aquatic Club Masters program. 

1 month ago
Garbage patch and sharks are obstacles for trans-Pacific swimmer

"A 51-year-old French-born adventurer began an attempt to swim across the Pacific Ocean on Tuesday..." 😲

Ben Lecomte, born in France and now living in Texas, has begun a swim estimated at 5,500 miles. He hopes to bring attention to pollution from plastics.

1 month ago
Adult Swam: The Joy of Finally Learning How to Swim

"...learning to perform a discrete, measurable task as an adult that you could not do a half-hour earlier elicits a sense of euphoria..."

If you want to learn, you can find an instructor near you ... See more

For years, the thought of swimming in front of other people filled me with dread. This year, I decided to finally do something about it.

1 month ago
Try Masters Swimming Week

Between Fri., June 1, and Sun., June 10, we're encouraging USMS members to bring their family, friends, and co-workers to practice so that everyone can experience the greatest workout of them all!

Try Masters Swimming Week is an initiative to introduce the many benefits of swimming and U.S. Masters Swimming membership to people who want to learn to swim, swim for fitness, or compete in ... See more

1 month ago
Three Ways Coaches Should Look at Distance Sets

Long distance sets can be very valuable for many reasons.

Even Starship captains are aware of the concept of long distance swimming, but some coaches think of it solely as a training regimen for athletes who intend to compete in longer events. Indeed, those ... See more

1 month ago
How to Eat Well While You're on the Road

Nutrition strategies to help you maintain your performance while you’re away from home.

Traveling can be stressful, but traveling to compete can be nerve-racking. Fortunately, with a little planning and preparation, you can maintain your athletic performance while you’re away. Before ... See more