Swimming

The 12 Best Ukrainian-Born Athletes Ever Boxing The 12 Best Ukrainian-Born Athletes Ever , 12:05am, March 5

Ukraine is a proud sovereign nation of 44 million people, as recent events have proven pretty conclusively. Once a part…

10 Professional Athletes Who Defied the Laws of Physics National 10 Professional Athletes Who Defied the Laws of Physics , 5:45pm, November 19

One of the reasons we love sports is because they allow us to see human beings at the absolute pinnacle…

Bobby Finke Shocked the World, And Himself, By Winning 2 Olympic Gold Medals Olympics Bobby Finke Shocked the World, And Himself, By Winning 2 Olympic Gold Medals , Staff Writer 4:42pm, August 3

The Olympics are as good a place as anywhere to peak. It's what all athletes who train their whole lives…

Rowdy Gaines’ Net Worth: The Gold Medalist & NBC Broadcaster is Swimming in Cash Olympics Rowdy Gaines’ Net Worth: The Gold Medalist & NBC Broadcaster is Swimming in Cash , Staff Writer 11:02am, July 27

The first names that come to mind when discussing American swimming will forever be Michael Phelps and Mark Spitz. Phelps…

Caeleb Dressel Married His High School Swimming Sweetheart Olympics Caeleb Dressel Married His High School Swimming Sweetheart , The League 5:12pm, July 26

Olympic gold medalist and former University of Florida swimming star Caeleb Dressel is looking to make a splash at the…

Chase Kalisz, Georgia Bulldogs Legend, Wins Team USA’s First Gold Medal Olympics Chase Kalisz, Georgia Bulldogs Legend, Wins Team USA’s First Gold Medal , Staff Writer 1:12pm, July 26

Athletes train their entire lives for the Olympics. Qualifying for the Olympic trials is one thing. Making the team is…

LSU’s Brooks Curry Swam His Way to the Olympics Olympics LSU’s Brooks Curry Swam His Way to the Olympics , The League 5:43pm, July 23

When it comes to Olympic swimming, here in the USA, we are used to star swimmers dotting the U.S. Olympic…

Mark Spitz is an Olympic Icon, But Where is He Now? Olympics Mark Spitz is an Olympic Icon, But Where is He Now? , The League 11:10am, June 5

Before there was Michael Phelps, there was Mark Spitz. And Phelps never rocked an iconic mustache, either. Until Phelps came…

Eric Church Rips Shots with Peyton Manning and Michael Phelps National Eric Church Rips Shots with Peyton Manning and Michael Phelps , 5:30pm, March 19

I'd pay a lot of money for a night out with country music star Eric Church. I'd pay even more…

State Champion Disqualified Because Her Swimsuit Wasn’t “Modest” Enough National State Champion Disqualified Because Her Swimsuit Wasn’t “Modest” Enough , 1:25pm, September 10

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska high school swimmer was disqualified because a race judge ruled that her school-issued swimsuit…

Florida Alum Breaks Michael Phelps’ World Record in 100-Meter Butterfly Florida Florida Alum Breaks Michael Phelps’ World Record in 100-Meter Butterfly , 10:55am, July 26

GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — Caeleb Dressel broke Michael Phelps' world record in the 100-meter butterfly on Friday at the…

Aggie Swimmer Delays Cancer Surgery to Shine at the SEC Championships Texas A&M Aggie Swimmer Delays Cancer Surgery to Shine at the SEC Championships , Texas A&M for The League, 3:21pm, March 4

According to the American Cancer Society's statistics from 2018, an estimated 1,735,350 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in the…

Texas A&M Swimming Schooled in the Pool by Top-Ranked Texas Texas A&M Texas A&M Swimming Schooled in the Pool by Top-Ranked Texas , Texas A&M for The League, 8:24pm, November 5

The No. 5 Texas A&M Aggies women’s swimming and diving team lost 172-123 to the top-ranked Texas Longhorns in a…

A Kid Named Clark Kent Just Broke Michael Phelps’ 23-Year-Old Record National A Kid Named Clark Kent Just Broke Michael Phelps’ 23-Year-Old Record , 4:56pm, August 2

Michael Phelps is the closest thing to comic book superhero Aquaman the world has ever known. Phelps' superhuman career as…

Gold medalist Ryan Lochte reportedly discovers fate from Rio Olympics robbery scandal National Gold medalist Ryan Lochte reportedly discovers fate from Rio Olympics robbery scandal , Editor 7:04pm, July 14

Olympic summer Ryan Lochte, whose story about being robbed at the Olympics caused an international uproar, has been cleared of…

Olympic champion Ryan Lochte shares the shocking consideration he had following the Rio scandal National Olympic champion Ryan Lochte shares the shocking consideration he had following the Rio scandal , 8:06pm, June 6

Expectations were high for Ryan Lochte entering the 2016 Rio Olympics, but he only won one medal during the Games.…

Ryan Lochte lost more than time in the pool with his “heartbreaking” post-Olympics ban Ryan Lochte lost more than time in the pool with his “heartbreaking” post-Olympics ban 10:44am, September 9

Ryan Lochte is opening up about the suspension that will keep him from competing in the pool. Thursday, officials announced…

Not everyone hates Ryan Lochte. He has a new endorsement deal. National Not everyone hates Ryan Lochte. He has a new endorsement deal. 8:31am, August 28

Some say any publicity is good publicity, and Ryan Lochte may be proving that. The Olympic swimmer who's been caught…