• Huskies Introduce Seven Additional Members In Class of 2024

    Huskies Introduce Seven Additional Members In Class of 2024
    By SwimSwam on SwimSwam
    Courtesy: Northeastern Athletics
    BOSTON— Northeastern women’s swimming and diving head coach Roy Coates has announced an additional seven members of the Huskies’ incoming class for the 2020-21 season on Wednesday. These student-athletes join an initial group of six signees, the team announced in the fall.
    “We are so excited to complete our class with this talented group of individuals,” remarked Coates. “Our freshmen
  • Meghan Hawthorne Returns to USC as Assistant Coach under Jeremy Kipp

    By Braden Keith on SwimSwam
    The Meghan Hawthorne–Jeremy Kipp connection is now headed back to where it all began, Southern California, after USC announced on Friday that Hawthorne is the first new addition to Kipp’s staff after he was named the program’s new head coach 2 weeks ago.See Also: Coach Kipp to USC Alumni: “I humbly accept the challenge of representing you”As a swimmer, Hawthorne was a USC co-captain and a two-time First Team All-American for the Trojans i
  • Dolfin Swim of the Week: Ryan Murphy’s 2016 Preview of Olympic Breakout

    Dolfin Swim of the Week: Ryan Murphy’s 2016 Preview of Olympic Breakout
    By Jared Anderson on SwimSwamDisclaimer: Dolfin Swim of the Week is not meant to be a conclusive selection of the best overall swim of the week, but rather one Featured Swim to be explored in deeper detail. The  Dolfin Swim is an opportunity to take a closer look at the context of one of the many fast swims this week, perhaps a swim that slipped through the cracks as others grabbed the headlines, or a race we didn’t get to examine as closely in the flood of weekly meets.
    In the spring
  • Your Weekend Swimming Crossword Puzzle Is Here

    Your Weekend Swimming Crossword Puzzle Is Here
    By Retta Race on SwimSwam
    Sharpen up those pencils and get to work on the latest SwimSwam Crossword Challenge. This is #4 in our series of checkered brain teasers meant to keep your mind engaged and on point as some of us are slowly making our way back to the pool.
    This edition mixes some past stats with current events, while some general swimming jargon is thrown in for extra fun.
    Try not to share outright answers in the comments, but you can (or pretend to) help your fellow reader with hints.
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  • Zone Diversity Select Camps Go Digital, USA Swimming Announces Rosters

    Zone Diversity Select Camps Go Digital, USA Swimming Announces Rosters
    By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam
    The two Zone Diversity Select Camps scheduled for 2020 have been moved to virtual experiences due to the coronavirus pandemic. USA Swimming announced rosters for the Central and Western Zones today.
    Each year, two Zones host a Diversity Select Camp. In 2020, the Central and Western Zones were scheduled to hold in-person camps. The Central Zone camp would have run from June 4-7 in Edwardsville, IL, and the Western Zone from June 11-14 in Boise Idaho. The pandemic for
  • NC State, Virginia, VT Name Team Captains For 2020-2021

    NC State, Virginia, VT Name Team Captains For 2020-2021
    By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam
    Three ACC powers have officially named team captains for the 2020-2021 NCAA Swimming & Diving season: NC State, Virginia, and Virginia Tech.
    NC State
    The NC State Wolfpack are the five-time defending ACC champs on the men’s side. They’ve named their six team captains for the coming year, according to the team’s coaching staff:Julia Poole, senior
    Sophie Hansson, junior
    Shannon Kearney, junior
    Eric Knowles, senior
    Nyls Korstanje, junior
    Luke Sobo
  • All Participants at Russian National Team Camp Test Negative for Coronavirus

    By Braden Keith on SwimSwam
    All participants in Russia’s National Team reopening training camp at Krugloye Lake have tested negative for coronavirus, the All-Russia Swimming Federation reports on Friday. This means that they have officially been allowed to enter the water at the multi-sport training facility and begin their returns to training.
    The swimmers will soon be joined at the training center by gymnasts and members of the country’s best-in-the-world synchronized swimming prog
  • Ella Miller Transfers from Auburn to Minnesota after Freshman Year Injury

    Ella Miller Transfers from Auburn to Minnesota after Freshman Year Injury
    By Braden Keith on SwimSwam
    Former Auburn Tiger swimmer Ella Miller will transfer to the University of Minnesota for the 2020-2021 season. She is expected to have 3 years of eligibility remaining.
    Miller swam at Auburn as a freshman, but suffered an injury during winter break that kept her from racing in the spring semester. Miller says that she is fully recovered from that injury, however, and ready to compete next season.
    “Incredibly excited to continue my athletic and academic care
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  • SwimSwam Pulse: 69% Believe It’s Safe For Their Area Pools To Reopen

    SwimSwam Pulse: 69% Believe It’s Safe For Their Area Pools To Reopen
    By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam
    SwimSwam Pulse is a recurring feature tracking and analyzing the results of our periodic A3 Performance Polls. You can cast your vote in our newest poll on the SwimSwam homepage, about halfway down the page on the right side, or you can find the poll embedded at the bottom of this post.
    Our most recent poll asked SwimSwam readers whether they felt their local area could reopen pools:
    RESULTS
    Question: Do you feel it’s safe for pools to begin reopening in your
  • Beyond The Lane Lines: VDB Baby, Naoko’s New Role & Brighouse Recognition

    Beyond The Lane Lines: VDB Baby, Naoko’s New Role & Brighouse Recognition
    By Retta Race on SwimSwam
    Get your news fix on happenings outside the pool with the latest ‘Beyond the Lane Lines.’  With each edition, we collect personal stories, little known facts and general items of interest from around the world. Read on and learn something new this week.
    #1 Van der Burgh to be a Dad
    Retired Olympic champion Cameron van der Burgh of South Africa announced that he and wife Nefeli Valakelis are expecting their first child.
    Married since July 2018, the coupl
  • Returning Conference Points: Ohio State Women Return 22 Scorers In Big Ten

    Returning Conference Points: Ohio State Women Return 22 Scorers In Big Ten
    By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam
    The 2020 NCAA Championships were canceled in the coronavirus pandemic – but the virus can’t stop our pre-season coverage for the 2021 campaign. We’re running through a comprehensive preview of each of the Power-5 conferences in Division I, compiling returning conference points and tracking transfers and incoming recruits.
    2020 Lookback
    The Ohio State women capped an incredible season with their first Big Ten title since 1986, and the program’
  • Wo Bonds Jo Ham Sabko Unite Karte Hai

    By Sanuj Srivastava on SwimSwam
    Swimming Ek Community Sport Ki Tarah Hi Hota Hai. Aap Kisi Complete Stranger Se Milte Hai But Jaise Hi Aapko Pata Chalta Hai Ki Wo Aapke Fellow Competitive Swimmer Hi Hai Toh Aisa Lagta Hai Ki Jaise Aap Ek Saal Se Ek Dusre Ke Friend Hai. Hum Log Ka Bond Aisa Hota Hai Jo Sealed Hota Hai Apne Sports Ke Shared Pride Aur Pain And Glory Se.
    Different Clubs, Schools Even Countries Ki Training Techniques Mei Difference Jarur Hota Hai But There Are Certain Things Jisse Ha
  • Swimmers Ke 3 Sabse Bekar Nightmares, Kya Aapke Bhi Koi Bekar Nightmares Hai?

    By Sanuj Srivastava on SwimSwam
    Sabhi Sportsmen And Women Ki Tarah Swimmers Ki Bhi Khud Ka Good Luck Rituals Hota Hai, Superstitions Aur Habits Hoti Hai Jinhe Wo Kisi Mantra Ki Tarah Continuously Repeat Karte Rahte Hai Apni Race Se Pahle.
    So, Kisi Bhi Swimmer Ka Worst Nightmare Kya Ho Sakta Hai?
    Dark Ke, The Bogeyman, Insects Aur Confined Spaces Ke Fear Ke Bare Mei Bhul Jaiye, Jiske Bare Mei Mai Abhi Baat Karne Jaa Raha Hu Wo Kisi Bhi Swimmer Ke Real Nightmares Hai Aur Jo Swimmers Ko Raat Mei Bh
  • La Audiencia De La AMA Contra Rusia Se Aplaza A Noviembre

    La Audiencia De La AMA Contra Rusia Se Aplaza A Noviembre
    By Tomas Rodriguez ES on SwimSwamPrimero reportado en inglés.La Corte Internacional de Arbitraje para el Deporte fijó fechas de noviembre para escuchar la apelación de la Agencia Antidopaje de Rusia contra las fuertes sanciones impuestas por la Agencia Mundial Antidopaje el año pasado.
    La audiencia, que no se llevará a cabo en público, tendrá lugar del 2 al 5 de noviembre de 2020, que es de miércoles a sábado. Si bien hubo una discus
  • Swimmers Ka Real Home Hai Water “Jisse Is Dharti Ki Shuruwat Hui”

    By Sanuj Srivastava on SwimSwam
    Water Hi Ek Aisi Chiz Hai Jisse Sab Kuch Start Hota Hai. Earth Ki Surface Ka About 70% Water Se Covered Hai Aur Space Se Apna Planet Ek Pale Blue Dot Ki Tarah Dikhta Hai.
    Ancient Times Se Hi, Humans Water Ki Taraf Drawn Raha Hai. Water Hi Aisi Jagah Hai Jaha Jyadatar Swimmers Ise Apne Ghar Ki Tarah Hi Samajhte Hai. As Swimmer, Hamari Yahi Jrurat Hoti Hai Ki Hum Water Mei Enter Kare Aur Khud Ke Individual Water Instinct Ko Express Kare. Water Ki Sabhi Ke Liye Alag
  • Mere Pass Training Ke Liye Time Nahi Hai – Is Article Ko Jrur Pdhe

    By Sanuj Srivastava on SwimSwam
    Humne Na Jaane Aisa Kitni Baar Kahte Hai Ki: “Mai Aaj Sach Mei Train Karna Chahta Hun!” Par Jab Time Aata Hai To Pata Chalta Hai Ki Humne Toh Session Hi Skip Kar Diya Hai? Truth Ye Hai Ki Agar Hamare Paas Sach Mei Time Nahi Hota Hai Toh Waha Par Motivation Bhi Enough Nahi Hota Hai.
    Par Kya Sach Mei 24 Hours Enough Nahi Hai? Kya Hum Log Training Ke Liye 1 Hour Bhi Nahi Nikal Paate Hai? Toh Iska Answer Hai Nahi. Hum Time Toh Nikal Hi Sakte Hai Par Nikaln
  • Tutti Tornano Dove Sono Stati Bene. Come Affrontare Il Ritorno In Acqua

    Tutti Tornano Dove Sono Stati Bene. Come Affrontare Il Ritorno In Acqua
    By Giusy Cisale on SwimSwam
    “tutti tornano dove sono stati bene” 
    Da quanto tempo non vedevate quella striscia che finisce con una T?
    Quanto è stato emozionante il primo tuffo?
    Non so voi, ma io ho pianto. Di gioia, di liberazione (e poi di dolore).
    Mentre ho le gambe doloranti ed il fiato corto vi dico una cosa che forse già saprete: prima o poi torneremo a “far pace” con l’acqua.
    Il cammino è lungo. Qualcuno ci metterà poco, qualcu
  • MP Ke Swimming Champ Ko Milega “Tenzing National Adventure Award”

    By Sanuj Srivastava on SwimSwam
    Madhya Pradesh Ki Government Ne Gwalior Ke Para Swimmer Satendra Singh Ko Tenzing Norway National Adventure Awards Ke Liye Recommend Kiya Hai. Union Government Ye Award Har Saal Un Logo Ko Deti Hai Jinhone Adventure Ke Field Mei Kuch Achievement Ki Hoti Hi. Iska Aim Youngsters Mei Adventure Ki Spirit Ko Develop Karna Hai.
    Last Year, Indian Para Swimming Team Jisme Satendra Singh Bhi The, Catalina Channel Ko Cross Karne Wali Asia Ki First Team Bann Gai. Usi Saal In
  • 5 Aise Song Jo Practice Ya Kisi Big Race Ke Phle Motivate Karne Ka Kam Karte

    By Sanuj Srivastava on SwimSwam
    Jyadatar Swimmers Ki Life Mei Music Instrumental Part Ki Tarah Hota Hai. Kabhi-Kabhi Aapka Favorite Song Hi Hota Hai Jo Aapko Kisi Badi Race Ke Pahle Pump Up Karta Hai. Aur Kabhi-Kabhi Toh Kisi Song Ki Catchy Rhythm Aapke Head Mei Stuck Ho Jaati Hai Throughout The Entire Workout, Aur Jo Music Play Hota Hai Pool Deck Speakers Mei Wo Aapki Help Karta Hai Long Kick Sets Ki Boredom Se Bachne Ke Liye. Reason Chahe Job Hi Music Athletes Ke Liye Bahot Helpful Hota Hai. S
  • See 2378 New Swim Jobs You Might Love

    See 2378 New Swim Jobs You Might Love
    By Coleman Hodges on SwimSwamIf you don’t like the career you’re in, you might want to work in the swimming community and be a part of our swimming family! Go here to see 2778 Swim Jobs.
    A3 PERFORMANCE SEEKS AGENTS TO JOIN THE FASTEST GROWING SWIMWEAR BRAND IN AMERICA
    A3 Performance is the fastest-growing brand of performance swimwear in America. As an Innovator and Leader in product development, A3 Performance is now taking an innovative approach to brand growth and d
  • Swimming With Your Head Up And Why It Is Beneficial

    Swimming With Your Head Up And Why It Is Beneficial
    By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwam
    courtesy ONEswim.com, a SwimmersBest brand
    Heads up FR/BK in sets
    How:Swim Freestyle or Backstroke with the head lifted out of the water
    Keep the mouth out of the water
    Make sure to keep kicking (swimmers will want to just drag their legs)
    Only do ½ distance at a time to minimize shoulder stressWhy:By lifting the head the hips so the swimmers legs are creating drag
    Swimmers can watch their hand entry
    By dropping the head at mid-p
  • Daily Dryland Swimming Workouts Day #74 – Recovery Day

    Daily Dryland Swimming Workouts Day #74 – Recovery Day
    By Jeff Grace on SwimSwam
    For the past few months, SwimSwam has been posting a daily swimming workout to help inspire swim coaches around the world who are looking for new ideas to try with their swimmers. Since most of the world’s pools are currently closed for business, we wanted to give swimmers and coaches an alternative set of dryland workouts to use to stay fit during the quarantine. These workouts will be designed to be done around the house. Some will use basic equipment,
  • Nazionale Russa In Collegiale, In Quarantena In Attesa Dei Test

    Nazionale Russa In Collegiale, In Quarantena In Attesa Dei Test
    By Giusy Cisale on SwimSwam
    I membri della squadra nazionale russa sono arrivati presso il centro nazionale di allenamento del lago Krugloye. Attualmente sono in quarantena in attesa dei risultati del test per il coronavirus.
    Gli atleti sono stati isolati in stanze separate in attesa dei risultati dei test. Presumendo che il test sia negativo per il virus, inizieranno ad allenarsi alla fine di questa settimana, fino al 22 giugno.
    La nazionale russa di nuoto è la prima tra le squadre
  • Daily Swim Coach Workout #114

    Daily Swim Coach Workout #114
    By Dan Dingman on SwimSwam
    SwimSwam’s daily swimming workout series is a collection of workouts written by coaches from a variety of backgrounds. All daily swimming workouts have been written using Commit Swimming. The workouts themselves are not indicative of SwimSwam’s or Commit’s views on training. They strictly reflect the opinions of the author swim coach.
    Workout ContextPurpose:  Base building
    Target age group:  9-12 years old, 13-14 years old
    Target level: 
  • NCAA Schools Begin Work with Athlete Brand Consultant Ahead of NIL Rule Changes

    NCAA Schools Begin Work with Athlete Brand Consultant Ahead of NIL Rule Changes
    By Torrey Hart on SwimSwam
    The University of Wisconsin’s women’s volleyball team announced Thursday that it would be partnering with “brand consultant” Jeremy Darlow to learn how to “how to develop and grow their personal brands,” the latest sign of the coming change in college sports regarding name, image and likeness rules.
    Wisconsin ranked 2nd in women’s volleyball attendance nationally in the 2019 season, drawing 6,594 fans per match. That trailed on
  • Santa Margarita Catholic Named NISCA Girl’s All-Time Dual Meet Champion

    Santa Margarita Catholic Named NISCA Girl’s All-Time Dual Meet Champion
    By Nicole Miller on SwimSwam
    The National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (NISCA) has announced the results of its May Madness Tournament. There were a total of 126 girls teams entered into the tournament to determine the All-Time National Dual Meet Champion.See the full tournament results here.According to NISCA, the tournament is intended to create a fun activity in light of the coronavirus pandemic, especially since swim meets around the country have been canceled.
    In order to enter,
  • USOPC’s Hirshland Apologizes to Olympian Gwen Berry for Post-Protest Fallout

    USOPC’s Hirshland Apologizes to Olympian Gwen Berry for Post-Protest Fallout
    By Torrey Hart on SwimSwam
    United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee CEO Sarah Hirshland apologized to Olympic thrower Gwen Berry – who is currently serving a 12-month probation for raising her first on the podium at 2019 Pan Ams – on a call Wednesday after a letter issued to Team USA athletes this week said that the USOPC “stands with those who demand equality and [wants] to work in pursuit of that goal.”
    Berry and Olympic fencer Race Imboden were reprimanded i
  • St. Xavier (Ohio) Named NISCA Boy’s All-Time Dual Meet Champion

    St. Xavier (Ohio) Named NISCA Boy’s All-Time Dual Meet Champion
    By Nicole Miller on SwimSwam
    The National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (NISCA) has announced the results of its May Madness Tournament. There were a total of 151 teams entered into the tournament to determine the All-Time National Dual Meet Champion.See the full tournament results here.According to NISCA, the tournament is intended to create a fun activity in light of the coronavirus pandemic, especially since swim meets around the country have been canceled.
    In order to enter, teams
  • Colorado Time Systems Releases The Dolphin Wireless Stopwatch Rental Program

    Colorado Time Systems Releases The Dolphin Wireless Stopwatch Rental Program
    By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwam
    Colorado Time Systems, a PlayCore company, is pleased to announce a Dolphin Wireless Stopwatch Rental Program for swim meets.  The program is designed to help customers run swim meets (virtual or not) as their teams get back into the water.
    “We are excited about this program,” said Rick Connell, Colorado Time Systems Vice President & General Manager.  “Our dedication to our customers has always been paramount, and we hope th
  • Oregon Will Allow Pools To Reopen In Phase 2, As Early As Friday

    Oregon Will Allow Pools To Reopen In Phase 2, As Early As Friday
    By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam
    The state of Oregon will allow swimming pools to reopen in phase 2 of its reopening plan. For some counties, that could start as soon as Friday, June 5.
    All but one of the state’s counties is currently in phase 1 of the reopening plan, which allowed gyms to open, but not pools. Phase 2 of the plan will reopen pools and recreational sports, with varying levels of restrictions. Currently 29 counties have applied for phase 2 and remain under review.
    Multnomah Cou

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