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Florida State Sweeps Georgia Tech in Tight Dual Meet Showdown

Florida State Sweeps Georgia Tech in Tight Dual Meet Showdown Two of the ACC's strong swimming programs met in Atlanta at the site of this year's NCAA Championships, the McAuley Aquatic Center, and the visiting Florida State Seminoles took down the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in both the women's and...

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Jake Magahey and Georgia Cruise to Wins Over South Carolina

Jake Magahey and Georgia Cruise to Wins Over South Carolina Following some impressive efforts in a pair of dual meet wins over North Carolina Friday, the Georgia Bulldogs returned to racing Saturday when they hosted the South Carolina Gamecocks. Georgia again won both meets, with scores of 167-125 o...

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Duke Women, Virginia Tech Men Victorious in ACC Swimming Clash

Duke Women, Virginia Tech Men Victorious in ACC Swimming Clash The Duke Blue Devils and Virginia Tech Hokies met in a dual meet Friday afternoon in Christiansburg, Va., as Duke made the three-hour trip north from Durham. Duke's women won 170-130 as freshman Yixuan Chang swept the 1000, 200 and 500 f...

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Hugo Gonzalez on Fire as Cal Men Dominate Utah

Hugo Gonzalez on Fire as Cal Men Dominate Utah Cal senior Hugo Gonzalez is one of the world's most versatile swimmers, and he led his Golden Bears to a dominant win at Utah Friday afternoon. Gonzalez was second in the 200 IM at last year's NCAA championships and third in the 200 breaststroke, and wh...

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THEMAGIC5 Goggles Co-Founders to Appear on ABC’s Shark Tank

THEMAGIC5 Co-Founders to Appear on ABC’s Shark Tank Rasmus Barfred and Bo Haaber, the founders of THEMAGIC5, will appear on the Oct. 29 episode of ABC’s Shark Tank to showcase their product. Barfred and Haaber’s company is billed as the first and only system for custom-fitting swim goggles. Utilizin...

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Is it Time? A Couple of Reasons Why Quitting is NOT the Answer

Is it Time? A Couple of Reasons Why Quitting is NOT the Answer When should I quit? Does it matter anymore? I’m not getting any faster! Should I just be done? Swimming is a difficult sport. It always has been and it will continue to be far into the future. And - for many high school athletes - it tak...

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3 Lessons Learned with Age: A Guide to Swimming With Perspective

By Jamie Kolar, Swimming World College Intern. Dara Torres once said, “Age is just a number.” In many ways she was right. Swimming is one of the few sports that you can start at any age and continue doing for the majority of your life. Through your career and as you get older, you learn different le...

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USC Lands First 2023 Verbal from Olympic Trials Qualifier Macky Hodges

NEW COMMIT: Olympic Trials qualifier Macky Hodges of Ladera Ranch, California, has given the University of Southern California their first early verbal commitment for the fall of 2023. She told Swimming World: "I am so beyond excited to announce my verbal commitment to swim and study at the Universi...