Thank you to each of our participants in the 2014 Diversity in Aquatics Convention! 2015 Convention Information Coming Soon. Check out
Giles Smith is the man! A two-time NCAA champion with a 3.46 GPA.
This week he became the 2014 Pac-12 Men’s Swimming Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Adding to his many accomplishments. Check out the video here!
Being Mary Jane is on tonight? How about Being Mary Jane the Swimmer! Check out this Instagram post of the lovely Gabrielle Union wading in the pool.…Continue
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Nick.com Honors swimmer Cullen Jones for Black History Month!
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Check out Article, teaching kids to swim!
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Check out local news coverage of this past weekend's 28th Annual Black History Invitational Swim Meet in Washington, D.C.
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Check out the benefits of cross training in the water for these NBA championship players. #waterbuildschampions livefreeswimhard.com
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95 percent vote supports U.S. Olympic pipeline and athlete development
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Martin Luther King Jr.
"I often feel like saying, when I hear the question “People aren’t ready,” that it’s like telling a person who is trying to swim, “Don’t jump in that water until you learn how to swim.” When actually you will never learn how to swim until you get in the water."Continue
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In Bangladesh, located in South Asia, water surrounds and runs through the entire country, yet so little number of children of Bangladesh know how to swim. Read More:…
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Way to go Simone Manuel...Awesome!
Look out for details in the New Year about the 2014 convention!…Continue
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Bo Outlaw laughs as he swims in the pool. Orlando Magic guard Jameer Nelson and Bo Outlaw, former Magic player and current Magic Ambassador, served as guest swim instructors during a press event at SouthWest Aquatics in Winter Garden on Wednesday, October 23, 2013. Nelson gave a check for $25,000 to The Gift of Swimming. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel)
via the Chicago…Continue
#RP "#Celtics forward @bestbetbass following through with his commitment to learn how to swim. Pictured with BSC swim instructor Tatiana taking one of several swim lessons" Keep up the Great work Brandon!
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The International Surf Lifesaving Association held their first ever open water lifeguarding course this past week with participants from around the country. The need for open water lifeguards is in demand especially because of the high numbers of drownings at beaches and lakes. The tools and skills needed to save someone in open waters are different and possibly more difficult than when in a pool setting. The ISLA hopes their open water certification event and those in the…Continue
I’ve been the Multicultural PR Manager with USA Swimming for less than three months and most of my job, to this point, has been education. Switching to water polo in high school and college, I left my USA Swimming days behind me and unfortunately missed out on all of the initiatives that have gone…Continue
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Proving that it's never too late to start, Boston Celtics forward, Brandon Bass, decided it was time to take his first swim lesson at the age of 28. Bass participated in a swim lesson along with the local Boys and Girls Club of …Continue