April 11, 2020
Swim coach Nathan Moore has been accused of having a sexual relationship with an underage swimmer that he coached. He was arrested by the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office in Arizona on Thursday. Moore, 43, was booked into the Fourth Avenue Jail in Phoenix and is being held on a $100,000 bond, according to 12 News in Phoenix, Arizona . An investigation began in March when MCSO detectives were alerted by the parents of the alleged victim that their daughter had been in a sexual relationship with Moore, who was also her swim coach. According to the girl, who has not been identified, she ...
March 12, 2020
Ariana Kukors Smith , who claimed the World 200m medley crown and world record in Rome back in 2009, has settled with USA Swimming for an undisclosed amount two years after pursuing a legal case against the swimming federation after she said that she had been groomed and then sexually assaulted by her personal and national-team coach Sean Hutchison when she was a teenager. She announced: “I am glad that we were able to come to a resolution to this difficult process. As I begin the next chapter of my life, ...
April 10, 2020
Phoenix, Arizona swim coach Nathan Moore has been arrested by the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO). The 42-year old Moore has been accused of sexual abuse and sexual conduct with a minor and is being held on a $100,000 bond. He was taken into custody on April 3rd and has a preliminary hearing set for April 13th. Police opened an investigation on March 19th when a local parent made a complaint to the MCSO. The parent said she was told by her daughter that her daughter had been involved in a sexual relationship with Moore, who was her swim coach. According to the Sheriff’s offic ...
March 11, 2020
A popular swim club figure from Plainville is accused of recording girls who were changing in a locker room. Kyle Fasold, 49, was arrested on Friday, the U.S. states attorney for the District of Connecticut announced. Fasold was described by the Town of Plainville as a vice president of the Plainville Blue Dolphins Swim Team Parents Association. The club is for children ages 5 to 15.
March 3, 2020
Martin Samuel of the Daily Mail in Britain writes, “Swimming’s Sun blindness stinks. The sport’s disgraced governing body [FINA] have no credibility after supporting Chinese drugs cheat – sack the board NOW”.