USA Swimming
02/17/2017 at 18:53. Facebook
Jamaican swimmer Alia Atkinson making history at FINA World Championships in 2014! She's the first black female swimmer to win a world championship race. Check it out. #BlackHistoryMonth

Atkinson wins 100m Breaststroke, ties World Record - Universal Sports
USA Swimming
02/16/2017 at 22:24. Facebook
We are honored to bring home this year's The National Sports Forum SAMMY award for our summer SwimToday campaign! #SwimUnited

SwimToday Wins Prestigious 2016 National Sports Forum SAMMY Award
USA Swimming
02/16/2017 at 20:36. Facebook
Does your team have what it takes to take home a #SwimBiz kickboard trophy?!

Nominate your team for the #SwimBiz Club Marketing Awards today: [ Link ]
USA Swimming
02/16/2017 at 17:46. Facebook
Natalie Hinds will be honored at 30th annual Black History Invitational Swim Meet in Washington, D.C. this weekend "for her role in blazing a trail for thousands of young African-American swimmers nationwide." What inspires her? Read here:

Black History Month: Natalie Hinds Dedicated to Promoting Diversity in Swimming
USA Swimming
02/15/2017 at 22:56. Facebook
As far back as when he was a youngster accompanying his mother to a local swimming pool where she worked as a locker room attendant, Sabir Muhammad has been working toward an unselfish goal.

Making swimming accessible to everyone no matter their race.

Black History Month: Sabir Muhammad Honors His African-American Swim Roots
USA Swimming
02/15/2017 at 20:45. Facebook
Start the year off right by pledging to be a #TrueSportChampion in 2017 on Deck Pass!

Take the pledge: [ Link ]
USA Swimming
02/15/2017 at 19:50. Facebook
USA Swimming
02/15/2017 at 17:43. Facebook
#WorkoutWednesday: Kick flips work on many small aspects of your swimming.
USA Swimming
02/15/2017 at 16:52. Facebook
In 1988, Sybil Smith (mother of tennis star Sloane Stephens) was the first black female swimmer to score in an NCAA final for Boston University Swimming and Diving #BlackHistoryMonth
USA Swimming
02/15/2017 at 16:01. Facebook
We have the best “seat” in the house. #OfficiallyAwesome

Learn more about becoming an official: [ Link ]
USA Swimming
02/14/2017 at 22:07. Facebook
What has Olympian and Swim 1922 Spokesperson Maritza Correia McClendon been up to? Get the scoop here! #BlackHistoryMonth

Black History Month: 20 Question Tuesday with Maritza (Correia) McLendon
USA Swimming
02/14/2017 at 18:02. Facebook
“Frank has constructed a National Team culture that is rooted in personal accountability, integrity, hard work, teamwork, goal-setting and the values that come with the continual striving for excellence. The results speak for themselves with the great success we had at the 2012 London Olympic Games and again this past summer in arguably the greatest performance ever by an Olympic swim team...
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National Team Director Frank Busch Announces Retirement
USA Swimming
02/14/2017 at 15:32. Facebook
#TuesdayTips: “Tapering is very individual,” says University of Florida and 2012 U.S. Olympic coach Gregg Troy. “It’s like a fingerprint. Different people adapt in different ways.”

Three General Principles on the Art of the Taper
A Moment to Remember: Simone Manuel (Stanford), Natalie Hinds (Florida), and Lia Neal (Stanford) finished 1,2,3 in the women’s 100 yard freestyle at the 2015 NCAA National Swimming and Diving Championships. The historical finish was the first in NCAA history in which three African-American women swept a national title event. Simone also set a new American, NCAA, and U.S. Open record with a...
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Six months ago today, three Olympic champions left their mark in Rio: Katie Ledecky setting a new World record in the 800m free, Maya DiRado winning gold in the last race of her career in the 200m backstroke and Anthony Ervin's comeback Moment taking the gold in the 50m free 16-years after he won his first in 2000. #SwimUnited

Relive all these incredible Moments here: [ Link ]
Six months ago today Ryan Murphy topped the podium in the 200m backstroke to complete a sweep of the backstroke events in Rio! #SwimUnited

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Coach Sammy Joseph, brother of Denver Broncos head coach Vance Joseph, shares his experience as the strength coach for The Woodlands Swim Team, his career in football and what he's learned from his NFL head coach brother. #BlackHistoryMonth

Black History Month: From Yard Lines to Lanelines
"When one plots out the hierarchy of swimmers’ favorite holidays, Valentine’s Day usually lurks near the bottom of the holiday pool."

What Swimmer's Want for Valentine's Day
The time has come to nominate your team for the coveted #SwimBiz Club Marketing Awards!

Nominate your team for one or more of the six 'best of' categories and you could take home the trophy & 2017 bragging rights!

USA Swimming - #SwimBiz Marketing Awards