Big Mistake: IOC skips on 50’s of Stroke

Big Mistake: IOC skips on 50’s of Stroke

And just like that, the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games has 3 new events but, unfortunately, they don’t include the 50’s of stroke. Rather, the IOC decided to add: Men’s 800 Free Women’s 1500 Free Mixed 400 Medley Relay The sexist fact that Men and...
[FILL IN THE BLANK] Swimmer Retires

[FILL IN THE BLANK] Swimmer Retires

Every four years a new generation of swimmers are ushered in as an old generation is flushed out. Every day we hear that another swimmer retires. It seems like we have more headed out than we have headed in. Makes you wonder, “Are we headed into a dry spell of...
Andrea Di Nino, Bobby Hurley Headed to Cape Town

Andrea Di Nino, Bobby Hurley Headed to Cape Town

Chad Le Clos has a couple new coaches and neither of them are from South Africa: Andrea Di Nino of Italy and Bobby Hurley of Australia are headed to Cape Town. In 2005, Andrea Di Nino created the A.D.N Swim Project, the first European program for international...