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Swimming with sharks: A guide to the best dives

Ley, 09/08/2014 - 15:47
When eyeball to beady eyeball with a 10-foot-long sand tiger shark, I have two thoughts: This is not smart, and this is the coolest thing ever. As it glides by, just feet away, I’m treated to an extreme close-up of its snaggleteeth, shaped like long medieval daggers. See USA Today

Teenage Boy Dies In Lake Nokomis Drowning

Ley, 09/08/2014 - 15:33
A 15-year-old Minneapolis boy died Wednesday in a drowning at Lake Nokomis after he and a group of friends went out for a swim, Nina Moini reports. Courtesy of WCCO – CBS Minnesota on YouTube

Lauren Boyle Sets Controversial 1500 Free SC World Record

Ley, 09/08/2014 - 15:24
Read SwimmingWorld Today, at the Wellington Winter Championships, Commonwealth Games gold medalist Lauren Boyle was reported to have smashed a world record in the short course 1500-meter freestyle event. Boyle, who will be competing at the Pan Pacific Championships later this month, clocked a 15:22.68 in the women’s 1500-meter freestyle.  That effort crushed Mireia Belmonte [...]

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Men’s 50 Butterfly Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 16:12
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Women’s 50 Butterfly Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 16:11
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Women’s 200 Backstroke Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 16:11
Courtesy of  USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Men’s 200 Backstroke Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 16:10
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Artem Silchenko invites you to the World Cup in Kazan

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 16:07
Born in south-West Russia in 1984, Artem Silchenko moved to China eight years ago to launch his High Diving career. With the first FINA High Diving World Cup taking place in Kazan, Russia, the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2013 champion might just be the ‘man to beat’.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Men’s 200 Breaststroke Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 15:16
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Women’s 200 Breaststroke Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 15:16
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Men’s 200 Freestyle Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 15:16
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Women’s 200 Freestyle Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 15:16
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Men’s 1500 Freestyle Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 09:53
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Women’s 800 Freestyle Final

Frí, 08/08/2014 - 09:52
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

D-1 for the biggest High Diving event of the year

Hós, 07/08/2014 - 15:28
Following the remarkable introduction of High Diving in the FINA World Championships programme and crowning moment of the first-ever World champions in Barcelona (ESP) last year, Kazan (RUS) will host the inaugural edition of the High Diving World Cup on August 8-10, 2014. Two events are on the programme: a men’s competition in five rounds [...]

Shark Spits Water Into Surprised Swimmer’s Face

Hós, 07/08/2014 - 13:31
Not so fin-tastic! Six-foot nurse shark projectile vomits water into surprised swimmer’s face . Forget sharp-toothed attacks! This is the moment a shark projectile vomits water into a surprised swimmer’s face. Corey Bonalewicz, 26, a radio DJ from New Orleans, Louisiana, was getting friendly with a six-foot nurse shark while holidaying in Cancun, Mexico, when [...]

Swimmer Overcomes Shattered Spine, Swims in the Ocean for the First Time

Hós, 07/08/2014 - 13:31
Feeling Inspired? Go skydiving, profess your love, swim with sharks, make your friend’s day! Capture these moments and share with the world. Courtesy of The Weinstein Company on YouTube

Learn How To Write A USRPT Set

Hós, 07/08/2014 - 12:06
Courtesy of SwimUSRPT on YouTube

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Men’s 100 Freestyle Final

Hós, 07/08/2014 - 11:30
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.

Video: 2014 US Nationals – Women’s 100 Freestyle Final

Hós, 07/08/2014 - 11:29
Courtesy of USA Swimming on YouTube, see the result list here.