NCAA Agrees Triathlon Is Emerging

Years ago, we predicted that the NCAA would eventually recognize triathlon as an official sport. Frankly, we are surprised that it took this long, but the NCAA recognized triathlon as an emerging sport in an [...]

When Dreams Are Realized, Less Than 1%

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Christopher Duplanty was one of the most successful athletes who participated in the Waikiki Roughwater Swim on Oahu, racing between 1976 and 1983. Like open water swimmers everywhere, he [...]

Benjamin Brings Breaststroke To Barcelona

Olympic 10K Marathon Swim finalist Benjamin Schulte will be competing at the upcoming FINA World Championships in Barcelona, but he is changing his style. Instead of 10,000 meters of freestyle in the Port of Barcelona, [...]

Why The NCAA Should Add Open Water Swimming

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. March Madness is coming to an end with the Final Four taking place in Atlanta this weekend. The collegiate experience and nature of college students at NCAA Championships is [...]

Triathlon And The Collegiate Experience

Swimmers do it. Runners do it. Basketball players do it, and many other Olympic athletes give it a college try too. Coaches love it and it helps them win tournaments, meets and games. Elite athletes [...]