Katie Ledecky Claims Fourth Straight USA Swimming Athlete of the Year Honor
Five-time Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky was named USA Swimming Athlete of the Year for a record fourth consecutive year and earned the Phillips 66 Performance Award for the fifth straight occasion after a world-record swim in the 800-meter freestyle at the 2016 Olympic Games.
Backstrokers Pay it Forward
As dominant as Team USA has been in swimming over the decades, there is a group of swimmers that has been even more dominant -- America’s male backstrokers.
Seth Stubblefield: Tying the Swimming Knot
Seth Stubblefield’s “big day” came this summer when he made the finals of the 100 butterfly at Olympic Trials. He has an even bigger day coming up in two short weeks.
Catching Up with Tom Wilkens
In some ways, Tom Wilkens says his days as the captain of the 2000 U.S. Olympic team seem like they just happened. In others, they seem like a lifetime ago
USA Swimming Creates First-Ever 18 & Under World 100 Program
USA Swimming today announced the honorees for a new program called the 18 & Under World 100, recognizing many of the nation’s top 18-and-under swimmers for their performances in Olympic events in 2016.
20 Question Tuesday: Dara Torres
You never really forget Dara Torres. The Olympic medalist made her mark both inside the pool and out. She’s excited about what this year’s Olympic team did -- and will do, as she explains in this week’s 20 Question Tuesday.
USA Swimming to Host 2017 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in Indianapolis
The top 18-and-under swimmers in the world will come to Indianapolis for the 2017 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships, hosted by USA Swimming and United States Aquatic Sports. The event will be held at the iconic Indiana University Natatorium on the campus of IUPUI in late August. Final dates are to be confirmed.
Catching Up with Tom Luchsinger
Being at Olympic Trials this summer in a professional capacity rather than as a competitor affected Tom Luchsinger in a way he wasn’t anticipating.
20 Question Tuesday: Blake Pieroni
Blake Pieroni has had himself quite a year. The Indiana University junior talks about how he got here, and where he hopes to be headed next, in this week’s 20 Question Tuesday.
Erika Erndl: Mom Strength
The Erika Erndl who is hoping to compete this summer at U.S. Olympic Trials-Swimming is quite different from the one who came close to making the team four years ago.