Olympic champ Chalmers to have heart surgery

2017-05-24 07:08

Australian Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has pulled out of July's FINA World Championship in Budapest to have surgery for a worsening heart condition.

Many parents underestimate kids' drowning risks

2017-05-16 12:43

Almost 40% of parents in the study will allow their child to use a backyard, hotel or neighbourhood pool without adult supervision.

Brown: Durban 2022 flop 'frustrating'

2017-04-21 15:10

South African 2016 Olympic swimmers Myles Brown says it is time to move on from the disappointment of Durban losing the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Larkin, Seebohm lead Aussie team for worlds

2017-04-14 07:45

Mitch Larkin, Emily Seebohm and Bronte Campbell will lead a 31-member Australian team for the FINA World Swimming Championships.

Youngsters shine at SA swimming champs

2017-04-08 13:50

Tatjana Schoenmaker, Douglas Erasmus and Brad Tandy added their names to the FINA World Championships team.

Le Clos books World Championship spot

2017-04-06 09:40

Chad le Clos has joined fellow Olympians Cameron van der Burgh and Myles Brown in qualifying for the FINA World Championship.

Le Clos gutted over Commonwealth Games loss

2017-03-15 11:55

South African Olympian Chad le Clos says he is heartbroken after Durban was stripped of hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Le Clos, Van der Burgh win gold in Stellenbosch

2017-02-26 22:16

The 2017 SA Grand Prix Invitational Swimming Meet wrapped up in Stellenbosch with an additional five new Meet records.

'Mentally disturbed' Hackett to seek help abroad

2017-02-22 09:25

Australian Olympic swimming great Grant Hackett says he will seek treatment overseas for mental health problems.

Hackett found 'alive and sober' after disappearance

2017-02-16 12:22

Olympic swimming great Grant Hackett is "alive and sober" after he went missing following a family bust-up, sparking fears for his safety.


A swimmingly good idea

2017-05-23 10:06

Nomvuyo Treffers’ determination to find a swimming cap that covers her dreadlocks led to an unexpected business venture called

Oz Olympians miss drug tests - report

2017-05-07 19:57

Olympic silver medallist Madeline Groves and two other Australian Olympic swimmers are facing possible two-year bans for missing drug tests.

SA swimming's continuous fight for support

2017-04-21 10:34

Swimming in South Africa faces a continuous struggle for support during the four year cycle in between the Olympic Games.

8 SA swimmers qualify for FINA World Champs

2017-04-09 23:43

The 2017 SA National Aquatic Championships in Durban concluded with a total of 24 Junior and eight Senior FINA World Championships qualifications.

Le Clos qualifies for World Champs 200m fly

2017-04-07 09:56

Olympic medallist Chad le Clos raced to his second FINA World Championships qualifying time in his favourite event, the 200m butterfly.

SA swimmers qualify for World Championships

2017-04-05 07:04

South African swim stars continued to showcase their skills on the second day of the SA National Aquatic Championships.

Phelps frustrated by Rio doping fears

2017-02-27 21:16

US swimming legend Michael Phelps has spoken of his frustration at the possibility rivals were using drugs at last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

Phelps: Rematch with Le Clos WON'T happen

2017-02-22 13:50

Michael Phelps has squashed notions of a rematch against Chad le Clos after the SA star said he was eager for 'Round 3' of their 200m butterfly battle.

Phelps heads to 2020 Olympics - as salesman

2017-02-17 07:00

Michael Phelps will take part in the 2020 Games in Tokyo, but as an entrepreneur, selling his own-brand swimwear, and not competing in the pool.

'Mentally disturbed' Hackett reported missing

2017-02-16 09:00

Swimming great Grant Hackett has been reported missing following a family bust-up and after he posted a picture of his bruised face on social media.

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