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Hosszu Wins Third Straight 200 IM Title; Margalis Breaks American Record

Photo Courtesy: SIPA USAHungarian Katinka Hosszu was about 1.5 seconds off her world record in the 200 IM but still had no trouble winning the first individual event of the night, touching first by more than a second in 2:03.25. The...

2018 FINA Short Course World Championships: Day 5 Finals Live Recap2018 FINA Short Course...

Photo Courtesy: Rob Schumacher/USA Today Sports ImagesThe FINA World Swimming Championships continues today in Hangzhou, China with seven more finals and four semi-finals scheduled. The fourth night of the meet was highlighted by three more world records, and given...

New Trier Upends Evanston in 100th Rivalry Dual Meet

Photo Courtesy: Andrew HancockBy Michael J. Stott. On a celebratory evening marking the oldest continuous high school swimming rivalry in the nation visiting New Trier bested hosted Evanston Township, 106-80. With the victory the Trevians, defending Illinois high school...

2018 FINA World Short Course Championships: Day Five Prelims Live Recap

Photo Courtesy: SIPA USAThe penultimate heats session of the 2018 FINA World Short Course Championships will feature the heats of the men’s 4×50 medley relay, women’s 200 IM, men’s 400 IM, women’s 100 fly, men’s 100 free, women’s...

The 10 Sayings of Swimsmas

Photo Courtesy: National Park ServiceBy Tucker Rivera, Swimming World College Intern. The weather is getting colder and you’re finishing up the semester. It’s six o’clock on a Saturday morning and Christmas music is being played on the radio at an...

NISCA All-America Applications Due December 31

Photo Courtesy: Peter H. BickNISCA is the official provider of the High School All America Swimming, Diving and Water Polo lists. The application period begins on November 1st and closes on June 15th. The All America program recognizes...

Ted Bresnahan, Hopkins Water Polo Coach, Steps Down after 27 Years

Johns Hopkins Head Coach Ted Bresnahan leading his team. Photo Courtesy: Johns Hopkins AthleticsBy Michael Randazzo, Swimming World Contributor In an announcement that was expected though still surprising, after 27 seasons Johns Hopkins water polo head coach Ted Bresnahan is...

Commit Swimming: Tracking Athlete Attendance a New Feature

We just added a new feature in Commit Swimming that allows you to “excuse” a swimmer from a practice. Until now, in Commit, if there was an athlete who missed a workout for a legitimate reason or attended a different...

World Anti-Doping Agency to Access Data in Moscow Laboratory Next Week

Montreal, 14 December 2018 – A full technical mission from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will be in Russia next week to retrieve data from the former Moscow Laboratory. The five-person delegation will travel to Moscow on Monday 17 December...

International Swimming Hall of Fame and Lynne Cox Featured on Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at...

Lynne Cox Photo Courtesy: ISHOF ArchivesHave you ever wondered why is the International Swimming Hall of Fame is so important? The answer is simple.  It is the only entity that archives important aquatic related memorabilia in order to preserve...

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Justin Layne of Michigan State Spartans declares for NFL draft

Michigan State cornerback Justin Layne will forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft.Layne announced his decision in a tweet Friday, thanking coach...