Going deep: China aims for 1st sweep of diving gold in Rio
Associated Press | July 9, 2016 12:56 pm
It’s China followed by the rest of the world in diving. So dominant are the Chinese, they’ll be going for the first gold-medal sweep in […]
Allyson Felix eyeing a shot at 2 Olympic golds
Associated Press | June 24, 2016 7:45 pm
They juggled the Olympic schedule for Michael Johnson and he delivered double gold at the Atlanta Games 20 years ago. Now the IAAF and IOC […]
Ledecky won’t get shot at Olympic gold in 1 of best events
Associated Press | June 7, 2016 8:47 am
Katie Ledecky figures to capture plenty of gold in Rio. She won’t be winning one of her best events, however. She won’t even get a […]
Magnussen added to Australia’s swim team for Olympics in Rio
Associated Press | June 6, 2016 5:45 pm
SYDNEY (AP) — Two-time world champion James Magnussen is a late addition to the Australian swim team for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, securing […]
With Olympics coming, US swimming and track look for rebound
Associated Press | September 26, 2015 12:46 am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The buzz in U.S. Olympic circles is about bringing the 2024 Games to Los Angeles. A more urgent matter: Bringing […]
Phelps leaves no doubt he’ll be ready for Rio Olympics
Associated Press | August 7, 2015 10:07 am
Michael Phelps held up one finger, leaving no doubt he’s No. 1.
10-year-old girl from Bahrain youngest swimmer at worlds
Associated Press | August 7, 2015 2:48 am
Alzain Tareq led the parade of swimmers to the starting blocks for the first heat of the 50-meter butterfly at the world championships.
Michael Phelps focused on improving in and out of pool
Associated Press | August 5, 2015 7:11 am
basically, a backup meet for all those American swimmers who didn’t qualify for the world championships in Kazan, Russia.
Russia beats US for synchro mixed duet gold at worlds
Associated Press | July 30, 2015 5:48 am
Scissor-kicking to “Swan Lake” in front of a cheering home crowd, Russia’s synchronized swimmers rallied to overtake the United States for gold in mixed duet free at the world championships.