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Jenny Thompson Selected for Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame

Jenny Thompson Selected for Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame Former Stanford standout Jenny Thompson is set to be inducted into the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame, as announced by the BASHOF on Tuesday morning. Thompson will be enshrined as part of its 2024 class, which also includes Patrick Marleau, Bria...

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Caeleb Dressel, Meghan Dressel Welcome Birth of Baby Boy

Olympic champion Caeleb Dressel and his wife Meghan Dressel announced the birth of their first child on Monday. Austin Wilder Dressel was born Saturday, Feb. 17, 2024. "Welcome to the world, August Wilder Dressel!" the couple posted on Instagram. "Our baby boy came bursting into our arms on Saturday...

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Nic Fink Excelling Beyond Imagination in Final Stretch of Career

Nic Fink Excelling Beyond Imagination in Final Stretch of Career Two-and-a-half years ago, the United States men had a breaststroke problem. At the Tokyo Olympics, Michael Andrew had fallen to fourth in the 100 breaststroke final while Andrew Wilson tied for sixth. The other three-quarters of the me...

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World Championships: Kate Douglass Emphatically Defends 200 IM Title

World Championships: Kate Douglass Emphatically Defends 200 IM Title There’s not much stopping the runaway train that is Kate Douglass right now. Certainly no one in the final of the 200 individual medley was capable of it Monday. Douglass clocked in at 2:07.05 in the 200 IM to win gold in Doha at t...

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USA Swimming Announces Additional Locations For 2024 Events

USA Swimming today announced additional locations have been finalized for its 2024 domestic events calendar. The Toyota U.S. Open will take place December 4-7 in Greensboro, North Carolina. The following week, from December 11-14, the Speedo Winter Junior Championships will take place in Gr...

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Why Kate Douglass Decided to Attend Doha World Championships

Why Kate Douglass Decided to Attend Doha World Championships After two consecutive dominant seasons on the college level in which she swam the fastest short course yards times ever in four different events, Kate Douglass is not racing for the University of Virginia this season. But she still has a c...

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Michigan Swimmer Wyatt Davis Accepts Three-Month Ban for THC

Michigan Swimmer Wyatt Davis Accepts Three-Month Ban for THC Michigan swimmer Wyatt Davis has been suspended three months for a positive test for a THC metabolite by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. Davis, 22, tested positive on June 30, 2023, at Phillips 66 Nationals. His results from that meet and any...

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USA Swimming Adds Four Teens to Doha Worlds Roster

USA Swimming Adds Four Teens to Doha Worlds Roster USA Swimming on Wednesday announced changes to its roster for the 2024 World Aquatics Championships in Doha, which start next week. Four teens will make their senior international debuts, with Lilla Bognar, Kayla Han, Kate Hurst and Addison Sauickie...

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TYR Pro Swim Series Knoxville Rewind (Race Videos)

There were plenty of fast swims at the 2024 TYR Pro Swim Series Knoxville meet, including an American record. Here is a look back at some of the races. Women's 800 Free https://youtu.be/t1zu_WXLzmE?si=4mV1_ZigCGjV4T2U Men's 50 Free https://youtu.be/VV5NwhEMJyM?si=jFnIjF-00eZz0VBw Men's 100 Backstrok...