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In Granada Hills and across LA County, swimming pools opened up to our best...

It was truly a dog day of summer. While their masters were enjoying the barbecue, many of our canine friends were enjoying a dip in the pool on Monday. Dogs enjoy the cool pool water at Knollwood Country Club, one of...

Plans to turn shuttered Alexandria Theater into public swimming pool – Story

SAN FRANCISO (KTVU) - A San Francisco movie theater closed for more than a decade, could...

TritonWear Swimmer of the Month – Michael Andrew

Michael Andrew is a 19 year old professional American swimmer who competes in every stroke.Editorial content is sponsored by TritonWear. Visit TritonWear.com for more information on our sponsor. Each month, Swimming World will partner with TritonWear to bring you our...

The Fight to Save the Last Swimming Camels on Earth

Near small fishing hamlets along the coast of northwest India, the blue-green sea is speckled with islands of mangroves. It’s as picturesque a setting as you’ll find, but on some days, the tranquility is punctuated by a deafening sound:...

Newburgh kids’ swim class makes a big splash

CITY OF NEWBURGH - Valerie Bryant wasn't sure what she had gotten into during the first week of the Newburgh Armory Unity Center's new swim program.The kids were crying. Bryant, who directs the program, had to plead with some...

How Body Type May Determine Runners’ and Swimmers’ Destinies

In competitive running, body type is destiny: If you’re a sprinter powering yourself over a short stretch of track, you better pack a lot of muscle onto your frame. But all that bulk is too much to carry through...

USA Swimming Foundation Announces 2019 Make A Splash Tour Locations

The USA Swimming Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the national governing body, today announced the final list of destinations for its 2019 Make a Splash Tour presented by Phillips 66. Beginning May 21, the Make a Splash Tour will...

2019 World Masters Swimming Championships Day 6: Three More World Records Drop in Gwangju

Three more master’s world records fell on the penultimate day of the 2019 World Masters Swimming Championships, following a bit of a drought on Day 5. Hungary’s Katharina Flora in the 85-89 age group was the first to make history,...

Elgin YMCA Pelicans exceed expectations at swimming championship

After a fun and successful fall season, the Elgin Pelicans finished the summer season strong with an 11th-place finish (out of 30 teams) in the YMCA Long Course Championship. The Y's Pelicans swim team's goal is to provide Fox Valley...

Taking a swim in the Potomac? Weekly readings will reveal water quality and bacteria...

Denis Crean swims in the Potomac River two times a week. He takes others in, too, to teach them techniques for traversing the open water. The most common response when he tells people, he said, is shock: “You...

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