Jay Thomas Reaches Olympian Heights

Jay Thomas Reaches Olympian Heights Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 55 years ago, the swimming world was unknowingly given a gift. In 1960, Jay Thomas was born and has since donated thousands of his [...]

Why Wilimovsky Should Win Golden Goggles

Photos courtesy of Giorgio Scala of Deepbluemedia. Article courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. USA Swimming announced the nominees for its Golden Goggles Awards. The nominees included the long-time heroes of USA Swimming including Michael [...]

Golden Goggles…And The Nominees Are…

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. USA Swimming announced the nominees for its Golden Goggles Awards. The nominees included the usual heroes and heroines of USA Swimming: Katie Ledecky, Missy Franklin, Michael Phelps, and Ryan [...]

#CoachesAre…

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Kara Raney of USA Swimming is organizing the second annual #CoachesAre month. "This digital campaign is aimed at showing the positive impact our 18,000+ coaches are making across the [...]

When Early Olympic Swimming Was In The Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Although sleek, modern, architecturally significant pools currently dominate the global media coverage of swimming, mankind has been swimming in the open bodies of water for millennium. Historically speaking, pool [...]

Synchronized Swimming In The Open Water

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. How close can the finish be at competitive open water swimming races? Check out the women's finish at the 2014 USA Swimming 5 km National Open Water Swimming Championship [...]

There’s A Mann Amongst The Women

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The youngest lady among the lead pack at tomorrow's USA Swimming National Open Water Swimming Championships in Southern California will undoubtedly be a Mann. As in 16-year-old Becca Mann [...]

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