Team USA Selects Captains, Set for BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series
Team USA selected its four captains for this week’s BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series, which opens Friday at Perth’s HBF Stadium.
20 Question Tuesday: Abbey Weitzeil
Abbey Weitzeil has come on strong. The Cal signee put on quite a show in 2014. She talks about what she has her sights set on down the road, in this week’s 20 Question Tuesday.
Abbey Weitzeil: Proof in the Pool
In many ways, the arrival of Coach Coley Stickels at Canyons Aquatic Club helped transform Abbey Weitzeil from an average freestyle sprinter to one of the world’s best.
20 Question Tuesday: Tim Phillips
Tim Phillips is on the National Team, finished his degree, and his alma mater won the National Championship last week. He talks about that, and his hopes to represent the team in Rio, in this week’s 20 Question Tuesday.
Catching Up with Emily Hanson
As a youngster – and even as a college student – Emily Hanson never saw herself as the type of person who would find job satisfaction in the insurance industry. She had different plans.
Conor Dwyer: Stronger and Faster than Ever
Anyone familiar with Conor Dwyer’s story knows of his humble beginnings in swimming. This weekend at the Arena Grand Prix at Santa Clara, Dwyer swims to complete something he never intended to lead.
Catching Up with Chad LaTourette
For the vast majority of his highly successful time in the water, Chad LaTourette loved competing, but when he realized he was no longer having fun doing that, he knew it was time to quit.
20 Question Tuesday: Shannon Vreeland
Over the past three years Shannon Vreeland has claimed gold medals overseas several times. She also helped lead Georgia to back-to-back NCAA titles. The Kansas native talks about what’s up next, in this week’s 20 Question Tuesday.
Emily Brunemann: Big Events Ahead
The next six months or so are going to be big for Emily Brunemann. She will compete at the Open Water National Championships in June and hopefully in Australia later this summer. Brunemann is also getting married in September.
Catching Up with Gary Hall Jr.
If you think the real Gary Hall Jr. is the showman – boxing shorts, robe and all – he portrayed before big races in his career, you don’t know him at all. Hall is anything but a boisterous attention-seeker.