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Behold This Giant Realistic Cockroach Pool Float This is the gigantic Cockroach pool float manufactured by Kangaroo and available on Amazon for $30...

WATCH: Alia Atkinson Tie 100 SCM Breast World Record in Chartres Kicking off the season at the 2016 FINA World Cup stop in Chartres, Jamaica's Alia Atkinson swam the women's 100 breaststroke in World Record fashion...

Morozov’s $19K Leads World Cup Paris-Chartes Money List It's a rare occurrence: Katinka Hosszu is not the highest money-earner on the FINA World Cup Series...

The Week That Was: World Cup, Junior Pan Pacs Mark A Return To Racing This week it was announced that Jack Roach will become the CEO/Head Coach of TIDE Swimming in Virginia Beach, Virginia effective January 1st, 2017...

Never Swim Alone: FINIS Duo Diana Nyad Playlist See the playlist that has powered Diana Nyad through the hours of training before and after her epic journey from Cuba to Florida...

Dave Kienlen To Take Over As New Head Coach of Poseidon-Hanover Former KING Aquatic Club coach Dave Kienlen will be heading east, taking over as the new head coach of the recently-merged Poseidon-Hanover swim club...

Banned Russian Olympians Set To Be Rewarded In a ceremony late last week in the Kremlin, the Russian Olympic Committee and Russian Sports Ministry detailed the rewards program for both its competing and non-competing Olympic athletes...

Jimmy Fallon went full Ryan Lochte for his VMAs appearance Jimmy Fallon pulled out the topical Olympics humor with an oddly placed Ryan Lochte impression during Sunday's MTV Music Awards...

10 Tools for Swimmers to Manage Self-Doubt Disguised as reason, self-doubt lurks in our minds, whispering to us that our efforts are in vain, that the hard work will be for naught...

Kenya disbands Olympics committee over Rio performance handling Wario has set up a committee to investigate the misconduct and will report its findings by September 30...

All-American Jason Coombs Returns to Florida State Program Three-time NCAA qualifier Jason Coombs will return to the Florida State team this fall after retiring in May with 1 year of eligibility remaining...

Swimmer Nick Thomas dies crossing English Channel Nick Thomas set off from Dover on Saturday morning and had been swimming for about 16 hours when he got into difficulties, the Channel Swimming and Piloting Federation said...

Jeanette Ottesen: “I’m not doing it for another 4 years At the World Cup Series stop in Paris, Jeanette won 3 events in cluding the 50 free, 100 free, and 50 fly...

Honoka Hasegawa Hauls Between Honshu And Hokkaido On August 24th, Honoka Hasegawa is a 18-year-old Japanese open water swimmer who became the youngest person and fastest woman to cross the Tsugaru Channel between Honshu and Hokkaido in Japan in 8 hours 31 minutes...

10,000 Consecutive Days - 27 Years Of Swimming That is exactly what swimmer, coach, author and sports psychologist Doctor Keith Bell has done over the past three decades...

2016 Junior Pan Pacs: Day 4 Finals Live Recap Everything you need to follow along with finals of the fourth and final day of competition at the 2016 Junior Pan Pacs Championships...

David Plummer To Sound Gjallarhorn At First Game In New Vikings Stadium Olympic gold medalist David Plummer has been picked to sound the Gjallarhorn Sunday at the first ever game for the NFL's Minnesota Vikings in their brand new stadium...

Phillip Luebke Wins Flathead Lake Swim In Montana The Flathead Lake Swim Series consists of a 5 km swim on Friday night, a 10 km Flathead Lake Swim on Saturday morning, a 0.5-mile and a 1-mile swim held on Sunday morning in July at the Big Arm State Park in Montana...

Megale Moves Magnificently In The Moose Migration The Great Moose Migration is a 17.7 km marathon swim from Arrow Rock Dam to Lucky Peak Dam in Idaho...

2016 FINA World Cup Money List: Hosszu, Morozov Lead After Paris This year, more than $2 million is up for grabs during a nine-stage, three-cluster FINA World Cup...

Shouts From the Stands: Do Not Be Perfect "Each season would come and go, each summer I would vow to overcome my mental weaknesses and challenges" a piece by Katie Kaestner...

6 Pursuits for Michael Phelps to Consider "Fourth: Drive across America." Here are six things Michael Phelps should consider pursing now that he is retired...

Tennessee Divers turn platform into a slip-N-slide Once again the innovative and forward thinking minds of the Tennessee Volunteers Swimming and Diving coaching staff have outdone themselves...

Swimming Along Shonan, Jamming In Japan 430 swimmers participated in today's 10 km point-to-point race at the Shonan Open Water Swim from Zushi in Kanagawa Prefecture on the main island of Honshu to Enoshima, a small offshore island in Sagami Bay of...

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