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You Can Swim, But You Cannot Hide (Drug Use)

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA) was requested by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to modify the results of the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim due to the use of [...]

Looking Forward To Rio

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The United States Olympic Committee will send over 500 representative athletes to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games next summer in Brazil.* Among all those choices, the U.S.O.C. choose standout [...]

Audit Analyzes Aquatic Achievements

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. In the post-2012 Olympic performance review conducted to 5-time Olympic coach Bill Sweetenham, he conducted a comprehensive analyses of the Australian swimmers' results in London down to the individual [...]

Choosing Words Wisely

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Simon Griffiths of H2Open Magazine penned a thoughtful and introspective article on Why our choice of words matters to our fellow swimmers (see here). Griffiths explains in his article [...]

Olympic 10K Marathon Swim Debate

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. With less than 2 years before the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, there is an internal debate regarding the recommendations of the local Brazilian Olympic Organizing Committee and FINA as [...]

Thomas Lurz Going For Gold

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Thomas Lurz is on the rise. He won the bronze medal in the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. He won the silver medal at the [...]

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