Maureen Rankin - (Author)

Recent

Read more0

Swimming World and SwimSpray Announce Special Offer

Now you can order SwimSpray directly from the Swimming World Swim Shop and eliminate chlorine odor and irritation from your hair and skin.  Or you can subscribe to Swimming World Magazine today and get a special discount offer for SwimSpray products just for being a Swimming World subscriber! Sw...

Read more0

CSCAA Partners Up with SwimOutlet.com

SwimOutlet.com, the web’s most popular swim shop, has added the College Swim Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) as its most recent partner, joining a long list of organizations on SwimOutlet.com’s partner roster. Among USA Swimming, U.S. Masters Swimming, USA Synchro, NISCA (high school coaches ...

Read more0

Featured Swim Camp of the Week: Army West Point Swim Camp

The 2016 Army West Point Swim Camp is directed by Head Coach Mickey Wender.  In his 26th year as an NCAA head coach, Coach Wender has coached at all levels of competitive swimming, from summer league to the Olympic Games.  He has also coached swimmers to the NCAA Division I Championship Meet in ever...

Read more1

The 4th Annual Swim For Alligator Lighthouse

The 4th Annual Swim For Alligator Lighthouse returns Saturday September 17 at the Moorings Resort and Spa where over 200 swimmers from all over the world will compete in one of Open Water Swimming’s most difficult challenges: a 9 mile open ocean swim through some of the most beautiful waters that th...

Read more0

TYR Sport Announces Extended Partnership with U.S. Masters Swimming

TYR Sport is proud to announce its continued sponsorship of U.S. Masters Swimming. As a national membership organization, USMS provides benefits to nearly 65,000 swimmers and  supports more than 1,500 swimming clubs and workout groups nationwide. From learn ­to swim programs to coaching certificatio...

Read more3

A Swim Towel You Won’t Carry

Whether you’re going to the pool or to a beach halfway around the world, chances are a towel is taking up too much room in your bag. Even the largest Speedo Teamster swim bag can easily be overrun by bulky cotton towels. On the other end of the towel spectrum you’ll find the chamois. Everyone would ...

Read more0

BISP's Rising Thai Stars Win Gold at National Olympic Trials

The Thailand National Swim Championships, also the 2016 Olympic trials, recently took place over a five day competition from the 1-5 April 2016, at Assumption University in Bangkok. British International School Phuket's BISP JSA Swim Academy sent two Thai swimmers to the event whilst the majority of...

Read more2

FINIS is Rethinking the Power of Goggles!

FINIS Inc., has recently launched the So More Can Swim initiative. From now on, a percentage of every FINIS goggle purchase is donated to an organization that makes swimming more accessible. #FINISswim #somorecanswim Thanks to all of you, FINIS has donated training essentials to over 2,600 athletes ...

Read more4

Best Age Groupers in Country Compete at NASA Dolfin Showcase Classic

Stands were packed last week for the third annual Dolfin NASA Showcase Classic at the Long Center in Clearwater, FL. This meet attracts some of the best 14 and unders in the country and offers teams the opportunity to swim against top-level swimmers they normally wouldn’t compete against at meets. T...

Read more0

Spectrum Aquatics Launches New ADA Lift Motion Trek 350

Spectrum Aquatics Launches New ADA Lift Motion Trek 350 New lift provides users with more control and comfort Spectrum Aquatics has launched a brand new ADA pool lift, the Motion Trek 350 Lift. This new lift has been designed and built with the user in mind. “With the large number of Freedo...

Read more0

Featured Swim Camp of the Week: Michigan Swim Camp

Michigan Swim Camp Four sessions open to any and all entrants, limited to 185 campers per session in Canham Natatorium at the University of Michigan.  A staff of 50 and three instructional sessions per day, ensure the individual attention necessary for significant improvement.  Coaches Mike Bottom, ...

Read more0

TYR Sport Re-Signs 4X Ironman 70.3 Champion Josh Amberger

TYR Sport is proud to announce the resigning of 4x IRONMAN 70.3 Champion Josh Amberger to its roster of sponsored athletes. Having leapt into the world of professional triathlons at just 18 years of age, Josh Amberger certainly knows a thing or two about hard work. Winning his first IRONMAN 70.3 in ...

Read more0

BISP Swimmer Nicholle Toh Flies High at the Singaporean Championships

14 year-old British International School, Phuket (BISP) swimmer Nicholle Toh rose through the ranks of world age group swimming with a 1min 01.44 LCM 100m Butterfly race at the 16-20 March 2016 Singapore National Age Group Championships (SNAGS), which should be enough to book her place on the Singap...

Read more2

FINIS Launches The Edge, A Speed Fin Engineered To Do It All

FINIS, Inc., a world leader in technical swimming development, is proud to announce the release of the Edge fins, a comfortable high-velocity swim fin. To begin the design process for the Edge fin, CEO and Cofounder John Mix partnered with industrial designer David Beittel and long-time friend of FI...

Read more0

Colorado Time Systems Partners with Myrtha Pools for Invictus Games

Colorado Time Systems, a PlayCore company, is pleased to announce a partnership agreement with Myrtha Pools to provide the timing scoring equipment for the Invictus Games May 8 – 10, 2016 in Orlando, FL. As the "Official Timing and Scoring Partner," Colorado Time Systems will provide a complete ...