The Swimnerd Show: A Podcast

The Swimnerd Show: A Podcast

One thing that we have harped upon over the last 6 years is the lack of swimming history being presented to the youth of the sport. Ask your swimmers tomorrow who Jeff Rouse is. Let us know the answers you get on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram tomorrow. To promote...
World Champ Trials: 100 Free

World Champ Trials: 100 Free

World Champ Trials Day 1 – Wednesday, July 25, 2018 100 Free Women Simone Manuel is the greatest 100 Freestyle competitor of our lifetime. Olympic Champion. World Champion. NCAA Champion. She is one of the few swimmers in the world staring down 51. Probably not...
World Champ Trials: 200 Butterfly

World Champ Trials: 200 Butterfly

World Champ Trials Day 1 – Wednesday, July 25, 2018 200 Butterfly Women This is an event that we have continued to under perform in as the most dominant swimming country ever. We’ve got only 7 girls seeded under 2:10. At Olympic Trials in 2000, we had 2...
Random Thoughts on Swimming

Random Thoughts on Swimming

One issue with swimming is the immense amount of meets, events, and sheer number of superstars. You’d think having lots of fast swimmers would be a good thing but it isn’t if you don’t market them properly. This makes it painfully difficult for fans...