1. Townsend Becomes American Citizen

    When Darian Townsend first came to the United States a decade ago, it was primarily to further his international swimming career...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 124 reads 0 comments

  2. Ian Thorpe Publicly Announces He's Gay in Australian Television Interview

    Ian Thorpe is one of the most popular Australian sportsmen and most decorated swimmers ever. Now he is arguably among the most influential openly gay athletes in the world...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 420,876 reads 4 comments

  3. Van Dyken Rouen Posts Photo from Hospital

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 5 months ago 359 reads 0 comments

  4. Former Olympic Swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen Severs Spine in ATV Accident

    Former Olympic swimming champion Amy Van Dyken-Rouen is recovering following surgery to stabilize her spine after it was severed during an all-terrain vehicle accident in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Friday, according to Jeff Metcalfe of azcentral...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 5 months ago 779,323 reads 16 comments

  5. Amy Van Dyken Rouen, Six-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, Hospitalized

    Six-time Olympic gold medal-winning swimmer Amy Van Dyken Rouen was hospitalized in intensive care in Scottsdale, Arizona after sustaining injuries in an all terrain vehicle accident on Friday, the Arizona Republic reported Sunday...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 5 months ago 4,390 reads 0 comments

  6. Phelps to Continue Comeback at Charlotte GP

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 6 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  7. Pod of Dolphins Reportedly Aids Open-Water Swimmer Being Tailed by Shark

    British open-water swimmer Adam Walker received some surprise help after spotting a shark during his 16-mile swim in New Zealand's Cook Strait...

    Kenny Dorset Written by Kenny Dorset about 6 months ago 171,587 reads 36 comments

  8. Olympian Ian Thorpe Released from Hospital After Serious Infection

    Update from Wednesday, April 30 Ian Thorpe, five-time Olympic champion in the pool, has taken a significant step toward recovery from a serious infection that required intensive care...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 7 months ago 378,407 reads 14 comments

  9. Fred Phelps Dies, so Twitter Mourns the Still-Alive Olympian Michael Phelps

    Westboro Baptist Church leader Fred Phelps died at the age of 84, the BBC reports , but that didn't stop some on Twitter from confusing him for 28-year-old Michael Phelps , subsequently mourning him instead...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 7 months ago 7,480 reads 5 comments

  10. Thorpe Admitted to Rehab for Depression

    Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe has been admitted to rehab after suffering from depression, local media said on Monday.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 9 months ago 112 reads 0 comments

  11. Rebecca Soni Officially Announces Retirement

    American breaststroking superstar Rebecca Soni has announced her retirement from swimming, ending a limbo that she's been in having not competed since winning gold at the 2012 Summer Olympics...

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  12. Michael Phelps' Mom's Desire for Son to Compete in 2016 Olympics Is Good Sign

    While it seemed that Michael Phelps ' swimming career had already come to a close, the world-famous swimmer is back in the pool, and his mom is hoping that he can compete in the 2016 Olympics...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 11 months ago 4,088 reads 0 comments