Six Months Out: Day 3 of the Rio Olympic Games
Team USA’s prospects in each event will come down to who earns a spot on the team at this summer’s U.S. Olympic Team Trials, but here’s a short analysis of each event, from a world and American prospective.
20 Question Extra: Simone Manuel
Stanford’s Simone Manuel started pioneering a path as a teenager. The Texas native lead a podium sweep at NCAAs. She explains her feeling about diversity, and her role in pushing the sport -- and the country -- forward, in this week’s 20 Question Extra.
Alex Meyer Earns FINA 10K World Cup Win in Argentina
USA Swimming National Team member Alex Meyer (Ithaca, N.Y.) won the men’s title at Sunday’s FINA 10-kilometer Marathon Swimming World Cup stop in Patagones-Viedma, Argentina.
Six Months Out: Day 2 of the Rio Olympic Games
Six months from today, Olympic medals in swimming will be awarded in the following individual events: the men’s 100m breast, the women’s 400m free and the women’s 100m fly.
Six Months Out: Day 1 of the Rio Olympic Games
Six months from today, Olympic medals in swimming will be awarded in the following individual events: the men’s 400m free, the men’s 400m IM and the women’s 400m IM.
Sarah Henry: Chasing Her Olympic Dream
Sarah Henry is ecstatic. She’s ecstatic about her training and continued improvement with Coach Steve Bultman and the post-graduate swimmers at her alma mater, Texas A&M.
Catching Up with Lindsay Benko Mintenko
National Team Managing Director for USA Swimming, Lindsay Benko Mintenko handles many administrative tasks, But beyond all of that, she looks out for the best interests and well-being of USA Swimming’s athletes.
20 Question Tuesday: Matt Grevers
Matt Grevers has put together a career for the ages. He talks about what married life with another swimmer is really like, and how much it meant to get a world record after age 30 in this week’s 20 Question Tuesday.
20 Question Extra: Giles Smith
To honor Black History Month, Mondays in February we’ll feature a special 20 Question Extra. In this edition National Teamer and Arizona All-American Giles Smith talks about what diversity means, and what direction the sport is headed.
Kylie Stewart: On the Right Path
After what turned out to be a somewhat rocky, always memorable freshman season at the University of Georgia, Kylie Stewart believes she's prepared for anything that comes her way.