Olympics: Complete results of all aquatic events Swimming World has compiled results and pictures from all of the Olympic aquatic events into one page on our website. Swimming, diving, water polo and synchronized swimming.
Junior National Championships: Allie Szekely Scares Amanda Beard's NAG Record in 200m Breast; Three Meet Records Fall on Night One INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana. ALLIE Szekely set a new meet record and gave Amanda Beard's 13-14 National Age Group Record in the 200m breast a scare tonight, while Gillian Ryan and Jordan Wilimovsky also set meet records during the first night of competition at the Speedo Junior National Championships.
Laura Val, Karlyn Pipes-Neilsen Among World Record Breakers at Pacific Masters Championships SAN MATEO, California. LAURA Val, Karlyn Pipes-Neilsen, Ruth Shaps and Paul Carter set five world records among them at the Pacific Masters Long Course Championships, with Val breaking two of her own marks.
US Open Championships: Australia Takes Men's, Combined Team Titles INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana. THE last night of racing at the US Open in Indianapolis certainly did not disappoint, with several outstanding swims in the six finals contested. Great Britain claimed the women's team title with 223 points, 25 ahead of Australia (198). The Pleasanton Seahawks rounded out the top three with 178 points. On the men's side, Australia led the way with 413.5 points, followed by Great Britain (269.5) and Ohio State Swim Club (181.5).
Sun Yang's Massive Endorsement Deals to be Shared by Other Olympic Swimmers, Federation LONDON, England. CHINA's Sun Yang, who became the first Chinese swimmer to earn Olympic gold with a pair of them including a stunning world-record in the men's 1500 free at the 2012 London Olympics, is in line for a huge payday with nearly $20 million in endorsement funds coming his way.
Michael Phelps Enrolls in Golf Channel's "Haney Project" as Next Step After Swimming LONDON, England. IN his first move after retiring from swimming with an astonishing 22 Olympic medals, living legend Michael Phelps has found someone to bankroll his hobby of playing golf. Phelps will now take part in the Golf Channel's "Haney Project." The series follows golf coach Hank Haney as he trains celebrities to become better golfers.
Missy Franklin Set For Appearance on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" PHOENIX, Arizona. MISSY Franklin returned home to a hero's welcome Monday, greeted by a swarm of adoring fans at the Denver International Airport, but she'll be back on a plane soon headed to Los Angeles for an appearance on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno."
German London Olympic Swim Coach in Court: Accused of Sexual Abuse KIEL, Germany. DISTRICT Court papers reveal today that a German Olympic swim coach is facing 18 counts of sexual misconduct with a minor between August, 2004 through March, 2006. If convicted the 40-year-old coach could face a jail term of up to four years. The accusations stem from a 2004 training camp in Crete.
Ryan Lochte Makes Acting Debut in Two Funny or Die Videos LONDON, England. RYAN Lochte is making the most of his post-Olympic popularity, partnering with the comedy websiteFunnyorDie.com for two new videos that premiered today and were filmed as recently as Tuesday.
Far Western Championships: Scottsdale Aquatic Club Lowers National Age Group Relay Record SAN JOSE, California, August 6. THE 2012 Long Course Far Western Championships, hosted by West Coast Aquatics, wrapped up yesterday after five days of racing in San Jose. Championship finals were contested across six age groups: 10 and under, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16 and 17-18.
U.S. Olympic Trials, Diving: Chris Colwill, Troy Dumais, Brittany Viola, Katherine Bell Make Olympic Team as Meet Comes to a Close FEDERAL WAY, Washington. AMERICA'S top divers wrapped up their Olympic Trials with two more finals today at the King County Aquatic Center. Two divers etched their names on the Olympic roster in both the men's three-meter springboard and women's ten-meter platform.
What you'll find in the August 2012 issue of Swimming World
Feature Articles: Male High School Swimmer of the Year: Not only did Jack Conger have a record-setting high school season on his way to being named Swimming World s Male High School Swimmer of the Year, but the junior from Our Lady of Good Counsel in Maryland went on to final in both backstroke events at the U.S. Olympic Trials. Female High School Swimmer of the Year: After deciding to keep her amateur status, Missy Franklin, a junior at Regis Jesuit High School in Aurora, Colo., was named Swimming World s Female High School Swimmer of the Year.
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