Dressel, Ledecky scoop top USA awards

2017-11-20 09:22

Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky were honored as USA Swimming's top male and female athletes of 2017 at the Golden Goggles awards.

Le Clos named Youth Olympic Ambassador

2017-11-17 16:45

Chad le Clos has been announced by the International Olympic Committee as an Ambassador for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.

Le Clos nudges closer to World Cup title

2017-11-14 18:52

Chad le Clos is a step closer to claiming his fourth Swimming World Cup title after a solid performance on the opening day in Tokyo.

Le Clos planning world class pool for Cape Town

2017-11-09 14:34

South African swimming sensation Chad le Clos reportedly wants to build a world class swimming facility in Cape Town.

Earthquake jolt for SA para-athletes in Mexico

2017-09-21 13:17

Some of South Africa's para-athletes have been left in the lurch, as the Para Sport Festival has been postponed due to the devastating earthquake.

10-year-old swimmer hopes to raise R2 million for Red Cross hospital in the upcoming Freedom Swim

2017-08-25 12:03

“Just knowing that you can save someone's life is awesome.” Young swimmer Abriella Bredell plans on raising R2 million for Red Cross, swimming in the December leg of one of the world’s most risky ocean races.

Le Clos reigns supreme in Berlin

2017-08-08 11:37

Chad le Clos and Cameron van der Burgh flew the SA flag high at the second leg of the 2017 FINA short-course swimming World Cup in Berlin.

Lochte sets meet record in 200m medley

2017-08-07 08:46

Four-time Olympian Ryan Lochte won the 200m individual medley at the US Open meeting in a meet record.

Le Clos, Van der Burgh bag 4 golds in Moscow

2017-08-04 12:08

Chad le Clos and Cameron van der Burgh bagged four golds at the opening stage of the FINA short-course swimming World Cup in Moscow.

He said, she said: Quotes from the FINA World Champs

2017-07-31 10:20

A look at the some of the best quotes from the swimming section of the 2017 world aquatic championships.


Le Clos enjoys crowning glory in Singapore

2017-11-20 07:15

Chad le Clos and Sarah Sjostrom collected winners’ cheques for $150 000 as they were crowned series champions at the Fina Swimming World Cup in Singapore.

Le Clos grabs two medals in Tokyo

2017-11-16 11:39

Chad Le Clos has laid one hand on the men's crown, even though he suffered a setback on the second day of the Swimming World Cup in Tokyo.

Le Clos wins big in Beijing

2017-11-13 14:59

South Africa's Chad le Clos capped off another successful leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup in Beijing.

Ex-world champ Magnini in Italian doping probe

2017-10-07 09:06

Italian swimmer Filippo Magnini is being probed by the Italian National Doping Organisation for "use or attempted use of doping products".

Australian Poort banned for doping rule breach

2017-09-14 09:47

Australian Olympic swimmer Jarrod Poort has been banned for failing to make himself available for doping tests.

Schooling 'really sorry' for Malaysia jibe

2017-08-19 17:56

Singapore's Joseph Schooling has apologised to Malaysians after he raised hackles by promising to "teach them a thing or two" at the Southeast Asian Games.

Australian to attempt quadruple Channel swim

2017-08-08 07:18

An Australian swimmer plans to attempt a world-first non-stop quadruple crossing of the icy English Channel.

Lochte back in pool after 10-month ban for Rio tale

2017-08-05 21:28

Ryan Lochte whose false story about being robbed at the Rio Olympics brought a 10-month ban, returned to the pool at the US Open meet.

SA end FINA World Champs with two medals

2017-07-31 14:14

South Africa's FINA World Championships came to an end in Budapest, Hungary with the team receiving two medals.

FINA World Championships: In numbers

2017-07-31 10:15

The swimming section of the world aquatic championships finished on Sunday. A look back at the eight-day event in numbers.

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