Mike's Mailbag: Frenemies
I am a freshman in high school and I swim on an extremely competitive club team. I would define my teammates as “frenemies”. I'm not sure this dynamic is worth my time. Please help.
Will a Woman Swimmer Ever Break a Men’s World Record?
If Katie Ledecky were allowed to compete directly against men, could she beat most of the top men swimmers, particularly in the distance events?
Melanie Margalis: Creating Her Own Swimming Future
Some may assume Melanie Margalis has been swimming in the shadow of her older brother for years but she doesn't see that as a problem.
Club Excellence Spotlight: SwimMAC Carolina
SwimMAC coaches Pam Swander, Julia Czentye and others offer five keys to the club’s continuing tradition of excellence in this week’s Club Excellence spotlight.
What Athletes Look for in a Coach
With the National Team Coaches’ Conference happening this week, I thought I would write about some personal experiences and what, as an athlete, I looked for in a coach.