Mum goes wild swimming every day - for a life-affirming reason
July 21, 2018
Inspirational Kate Queally is a 50-year-old mum-of-four - and she's been battling cancer ...
I choose to smile to everything: Chinese quake survivor-turned-swimmer | Swimmer's Daily
June 30, 2018
A smiling mermaid! Zhang Chunmei, 21, lost both her legs in a powerful earthquake that hit China’s Wenchuan in 2008. But the survivor-turned-professional swimmer says she has since learned to…
South Australian swim club honours heroic nurse killed in the 2017 London Bridge attack | ABC News | Swimmer's Daily
March 2, 2020
Kirsty Boden is known as the Aussie nurse who lost her life in the 2017 London Bridge terror attack while rushing to the aid of another victim.
Maddie Ward makes a splash after coming back from injury | Swimmer's Daily
Feb. 13, 2020
CSU breaststroke swimmer, Maddie Ward, knows what it means to fight through adversity and come back on top. After having two huge surgeries following an impressive sophomore season, Ward knew it wo…
Natalie Coughlin Selected to Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame
Feb. 12, 2020
Vallejo, CA native and former Cal Bear Natalie Coughlin is one of five athletes who will enter the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame this year.
Swimmer isn’t about self
Feb. 5, 2020
Swimming is often considered an individual sport, but Arapahoe senior captain Anna Wetzel feels differently. Wetzel holds one individual Centennial League and school record and is a member of two …
Olympic swimmer Duncan Scott to meet youngsters in Musselburgh
Feb. 4, 2020
YOUNGSTERS in East Lothian are set for the chance of a lifetime with a meeting and pool session with Scots swim hero Duncan Scott.
An 8-year-old girl shattered a swimming record her mom set 32 years ago in Lake Country
Jan. 29, 2020
"I thought she'd break it. She's too tough of a girl to not. She had the motivation to do it. She wanted it."
Blind Turkish swimmer wins 52 medals in 6 years
Jan. 14, 2020
Starting his swimming career in his 30s, a blind Turkish swimmer has broken several records and won a total of 52 medals in local competitions throughout...
For the 100th anniversary, polar bear swimming attracts 6,000 registered swimmers - Daily Gaming World
Jan. 2, 2020
"For me the heartwarming thing is how Vancouver has embraced this, and for 100 years now." — Lisa Pantages, polar bear swim founder's granddaughter
Allison Schmitt Elected to Michigan Sports Hall of Fame - Swimming World News
SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
May 23, 2019
She is part of a prestigious class of 2019 that includes national champions, Stanley Cup champions and more.
Swimmer to tackle Lake Malawi for charity in bid for Guinness record
Feb. 1, 2019
Apart from large swells, strong currents, bilharzia and malaria, Hobbs also runs the risk of chance encounters with crocodiles and hippos on the 581km swim from the lake’s northern tip to its southern-most point, just past Nkopola.
Guacamole, a sea turtle shark-attack survivor, released back to sea in Cocoa Beach
Sept. 24, 2018
Guacamole became the first adult green sea turtle released by the Sea Turtle Healing Center, which opened in April 2014 in Viera.
Meet the teenage Turkish swimming champion born without arms
Sept. 21, 2018
Paralympic swimmer Sümeyye Boyaci says “fish also have no arms but decided to swim”.
Swimming with whale sharks helps veterans heal at the Georgia Aquarium
Sept. 6, 2018
If you've been to the Georgia Aquarium you've likely seen them, whale sharks. Wednesday, the Georgia Aquarium lets veterans under the sea, swimming side by side with the whale sharks.