On March 10th, 2017, Mr. Leonide Alfred (Buddy) Baarcke, Junior, 85, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away after a short illness. Baarcke graduated from Suwanee Military Academy in 1949, where he
USA Swimming’s Club Development division has lost a key member as Bill Krumm has passed away after he suffered from an “apparent heart attack,” according to USA Swimming. Krumm was the Sports
Swimming World has learned from multiple sources that Coach Bob Gillette passed away Saturday, February 25th in Phoenix, Arizona after suffering a heart attack. Attempts to revive him were unsuccessful. His
This week saw a range of stories across the swimming world, including the tragic passing of one of Division II’s most accomplished student-athletes. Read about all of this week’s biggest
Evelyn Tokue Kawamoto-Kono, a two-time Olympic Bronze Medalist at the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games, passed away in Hawaii on January 22, at the age of 83. Born on September 17,
Nancy Duty Cunningham passed away on October 11, 2016 at the age of 90 after a short illness. She led an active life that was full of accomplishments and adventure.
Australia’s legendary coach Forbes Carlile passed away. Carlile was a successful athlete and coach. He was Australia’s first modern pentathlon Olympian and also served as the nation’s first Olympic swim coach post-World