Endless Pools News: swimming

The Week in Swimming 2/16/2018

Olympic swimmer James Magnussen sees a double standard at the Winter Olympics, plus pain relief from cold water swimming and mermaid rights activists.

The Week in Swimming - 2/9/2018

What's new with Natalie Coughlin, Chad Le Clos, Kirsty Coventry, and more...

The Week in Swimming 2/2/2018

Updates on the Tokyo Olympics, Katie Ledecky, making swimming a safer sport, and more...

The Week in Swimming 1/25/2018

A swimming podcast, a swimming hedgehog, ice swimming, and more from the week's news...

Customize Your Endless Pool (or Buy this one in Michigan!)

Why does this Endless Pools® swimming machine have three different depths? According to Mark H, "It was my wife's desire for water aerobics in two depths and to be able to tread water." Thanks to the Endless Pool's modular design, his wife got the pool of her dreams! This is ...

The Week (and More) in Swimming

Props to Missy Franklin, Cullen Jones, Rowdy Gaines and the other Olympic swimmers who teach lower-income kids to swim through the USA Swimming Foundation. (US News & World Report) Last year, he completed an Olympic-distance triathlon while carrying a 100-pound tree. This year, Ross Edgely aims to set four world ...

The Week (and a Half) in Swimming

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, this feature took last week off. Katie Ledecky broke two more NCAA records! (Baltimore Sun) Should a Special Olympics swimmer be disqualified for being “too fast”? (Belfast Live) Cold-water swimming gets its due in this profile of ICows, the Iowa City Open Water Swimmers (Gazette, ...

6 Steps to Swimming for Weight Loss (Part 3 of 3)

Here, we consider practical strategies to build a regular swimming weight-loss regimen.

On the Road to Rio: Olivia Smoliga

For the last three Olympics, the U.S. has owned the women’s 100-meter backstroke. Natalie Coughlin took the gold in Athens and Beijing; Missy Franklin stood atop the London podium. At this year’s Olympic Trials, both amazing women took a backseat to a Georgia Bulldog by the name of Olivia Smoliga. ...

On the Road to Rio: Kevin Cordes

At the just-completed Olympic Trials in Omaha, the new blood in American swimming had the crowds abuzz. Gold medalists from London 2012 either fell short for their winning events (Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin) or failed to make Team USA at all (Matt Grevers, Tyler Clary). Among the newcomers, Kevin Cordes, ...

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