Commentary

Practice Positive Self-Talk

Feature by Tonya Nascimento, Swimming World intern TALLAHASSEE, Florida, October 10. "WE are what we repeatedly do." Aristotle said. I would like to add that "We do what we repeatedly

Indoor Versus Outdoor Swimming: Which Do You Prefer?

Feature by Michelle Berman, Swimming World intern PISCATAWAY, New Jersey, October 6. SWIMMING indoor versus outside? What is the difference, and are there differences in motivation that correspond to each

Time For A Change of Title IX

Guest editorial by Kevin Weissman PHOENIX, Arizona, October 4. IT is time for a change. Specifically, Title IX needs to be changed. Unfortunately, the wrongs that Title IX set out

Previewing the Commonwealth Games

Column by John Lohn, Swimming World senior writer BASKING RIDGE, New Jersey. October 4. AS the year winds down, only two major international competitions remain on the long-course scene. There's

The Focus Factor

Feature by Tonya Nascimento, Swimming World intern TALLAHASSEE, Florida, October 1. LET's face it. Swimming is not always the most engaging sport. Monotony during practice is inevitable. As such, it

FINA Changes Course; Thank the Captain!

Guest editorial by John Leonard FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida, September 27. JUST as FINA was about to wreck itself on the rocks of autocratic Rule by its Executive Director and Honorable

Mindful Swimming

Feature by Tonya Nascimento, Swimming World intern TALLAHASSEE, Florida, September 24. IN a year round sport with only one championship every 3 or 4 months, it can be very easy

Behind the Scenes: The Recruiting Process

Feature by Michelle Berman, Swimming World intern PISCATAWAY, New Jersey, September 20. AS members of a collegiate swim team how do you deal with the "recruits" when they come in?