The Week in Swimming 2/16/2018

Olympic swimmer James Magnussen has been watching the Winter Olympics and thinks that he sees a double standard in how we judge winter versus summer Olympians. (

Northern Star

Doctors in the UK chronicled a man whose chronic pain disappeared with cold water swimming. (


Mermaids Rights Now! A UK 'mermaid' fights to swim with her mermaid tail in a public pool (

Bristol Post
) while professional mermaids in Brazil are protesting a government safety campaign on the risks of swimming with a mermaid tail. (NPR)

An Israeli court considers whether men and women can swim together in public pools. (


The International Swimming Hall of Fame announced their Class of 2018 inductees. (

Swimming World

3๏ธโƒฃ days until #BHISM2018 #blackhistorymonth #swimming

A post shared by @ dcwave on

You’re the shave to my taper ๐Ÿ’• #SwimValentine

A post shared by USA Swimming (@usaswimming) on


Swimming News
Blog Home