Watch The Police Video From After Rob Konrad Was Found 

Andy Slater of 940 WINZ radio in South Florida published a copy of the police video from shortly after former NFLer Rob Konrad was found by Palm Beach police, claiming to have swum to shore after falling off his boat. The video doesn't show much; by the time the police cruiser pulls up, Konrad already is with an… » 2/25/15 6:22pm 2/25/15 6:22pm

What Do We Know About Rob Konrad's 16 Hours At Sea?

Alone under the sky, impossibly far from anyone who could help him and miles from shore, the former football player swam nine—or was it 27?—miles to save his life. He pictured his two daughters waiting for him back home, and used the sun and stars to guide himself through shark-infested waters to make it back to… » 1/13/15 5:22pm 1/13/15 5:22pm

USA Swimming Suspends Michael Phelps For Six Months After DUI Arrest

Michael Phelps's comeback, with an eye on the 2016 Olympics, will be a little more difficult. After his DUI arrest last week, Phelps is now suspended from competition for six months. » 10/06/14 4:35pm 10/06/14 4:35pm

Police: Michael Phelps Blew A .14 BAC

Michael Phelps was sort of a mess when he was booked on DUI charges yesterday, according to court documents, which you can read below. According to police, Phelps's eyes were red and bloodshot, "his speech was mush mouth," and he blew a BAC nearly double the legal limit. » 10/01/14 5:51pm 10/01/14 5:51pm

Michael Phelps Arrested On DUI Charges

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested on suspicion of DUI early this morning in Baltimore, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority. » 9/30/14 12:44pm 9/30/14 12:44pm

Paralyzed Olympian Van Dyken-Rouen Takes First Steps With Bionic Legs

Six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen severed her spinal cord in a freak ATV crash back in June, and was paralyzed from the waist down. Her future prognosis isn't yet clear, but this is a huge, huge victory: » 8/21/14 4:47pm 8/21/14 4:47pm

Watch One Of The Best Swimmers In The U.S. Belly Flop Like A Pro

How do you celebrate two more national championships at the peak of your swimming prowess? Tyler Clary decided to do an award-winning belly flop fit for any neighborhood pool. » 8/12/14 6:00am 8/12/14 6:00am

Women Can Swim Long Distances Just Fine, So Why Aren't We Allowed To?

While the Olympics aren't fresh on the mind for some (not me; I actually never stop thinking about them), some recent particularly impressive distance swimming has prompted the question of why female swimmers competing in the Olympics swim 800 meters of freestyle instead of 1,500 meters, the way the men do. » 8/12/14 11:30am 8/12/14 11:30am

This High Dive Disaster Is Summer 2014's Gnarliest Wipeout

When you find yourself atop a high dive this summer, racing toward the edge and staring into the lukewarm, chlorinated water below, remember: now is not the time for second-guessing. » 7/28/14 10:17am 7/28/14 10:17am

Watch A 15-Year-Old Michael Phelps Talk About His Olympic Goals

Before Michael Phelps was the most decorated Olympian ever, he was a 15-year-old kid who had attended the 2000 Summer Olympics, talking to local news about the experience. Like most teenagers, he was endearingly goofy. (He still is endearingly goofy.) » 3/30/14 12:05pm 3/30/14 12:05pm

Was Diana Nyad's Cuba-To-Florida Swim Legit? Haters Want To Know.

Proving once again that no significant achievement becomes official until it's picked apart by people on the internet, Diana Nyad's historic swim from Havana to Key West is now coming under fire. » 9/06/13 4:42pm 9/06/13 4:42pm

Diana Nyad Completes Cuba-To-Florida Swim, Is Better Than Us

Diana Nyad became the first person ever to complete the swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage on Monday, because she is not human. » 9/02/13 2:17pm 9/02/13 2:17pm

Here's A Reminder That Missy Franklin Is 18 And Dominating Everyone

Missy Franklin took part in the swimming world championships in Barcelona today and just ruined everyone else's day. In case you forgot, she's only 18 years old. » 8/03/13 4:38pm 8/03/13 4:38pm

The Best Fixes for Swimmer's Ear

Swimmer's ear—that discomfort you get after swimming that includes echoing, itching, or clogging—is pretty common in the summer months as we're all hitting up the pool. Thankfully, according to the Wall Street Journal, it's not hard to take care of. » 7/30/13 7:30am 7/30/13 7:30am

Ryan Lochte Is Getting A Reality Show And It Looks So Dumb

Reality TV is inherently shitty, so it's hard to judge Olympic gold medalist and über-bro Ryan Lochte too harshly for laying What Would Ryan Lochte Do? at our feet. A guy's gotta do what he can to stay relevant these days. » 3/26/13 4:50pm 3/26/13 4:50pm

Huge Australian Olympic Swim Scandal May Have Consisted Of Team Members…

Swimming-mad Australia needed someone to blame after their disappointing showing at the London games, and it looks like they've found it. A report commissioned to investigate why the Aussies didn't bring home a single individual gold for the first time since 1976 laid it on a "toxic" team culture that involved… » 2/22/13 3:30pm 2/22/13 3:30pm

Now Competing Against Denver-Area High School Girls: A Four-Time…

Missy "The Missile" Franklin dominated women's swimming for the US this past summer in London, winning five medals—four of them gold—and just recently announced her intent to attend Cal-Berkeley and swim there competitively for two years before preparing for Rio in 2016. » 11/29/12 12:15am 11/29/12 12:15am