French swimmer comes out of retirement chasing gold

2018-09-18 16:11

Five years after quitting the pool, Amaury Leveaux, world record holder and Olympic medallist, is returning to swimming aiming at the 2020 Olympics.

Le Clos bags 3 medals at FINA Swimming World Cup event

2018-09-09 22:01

Olympian Chad le Clos claimed an impressive three medals at the opening leg of the 2018 FINA Swimming World Cup in Kazan, Russian.

Le Clos wins silver in World Cup title defence

2018-09-07 19:56

South Africa's Chad le Clos started his title defence with a silver medal on the opening day of the first leg of the FINA World Swimming Cup in Kazan.

WATCH: Lewis Pugh completes mammoth channel swim

2018-08-30 07:31

Endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh completed a 560 kilometre swim along the length of the English Channel from Land's End to Dover.

Besotted China applauds 'swimming goddess' Liu Xiang

2018-08-22 09:00

China's Liu Xiang has set a new world record in the women's 50 metres backstroke at the Asian Games.

Saving a life more important than a gold medal - Phelps

2018-08-17 21:40

Olympic great Michael Phelps has opened up again about his ongoing battle with depression, hoping he can help others who struggle with the disease.

15 fitness 'tips' that are doing more harm than good

2018-08-14 18:30

Regular exercise is essential for health, but there's tons of conflicting fitness advice out there.

I don't wanna be the new Phelps - American Dressel

2018-08-13 12:49

American Caeleb Dressel is making swimming sexy again and has been described as the "Usain Bolt of the pool" - just don't call him the new Michael Phelps.

American idols on song at Pan Pacific swimming

2018-08-11 16:00

America's big hitters flexed their muscles at the Pan Pacific swimming championships as Katie Ledecky, Caeleb Dressel and Chase Kalisz all won gold for Team USA.

Campbell slays Rio demons with Tokyo swim

2018-08-10 18:10

Australia's Cate Campbell swam the second-fastest time ever in the women's 100m freestyle to retain her Pan Pacific title.


Le Clos falls ill as Coetzee, Brand bag medals in Doha

2018-09-13 20:41

South Africa's Chad le Clos fell sick before his race on the opening day of the second leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup in Doha.


2018-09-09 15:00

SPRING has arrived in Mzansi and it is getting hot enough to swim.

Olympic swimmer Coventry named Zimbabwe's sport minister

2018-09-07 17:11

Former Olympic champion Kirsty Coventry has been appointed as the new sport's minister of Zimbabwe.

'Coffee-grinder' Schooling roasts Asian swim rivals

2018-08-23 10:03

Singapore's Olympic champion Joseph Schooling shrugged off a horror turnaround to top the heats for the 50 metres butterfly at the Asian Games after a fitful night's sleep.

Schooling set to graduate, return to goldfish bowl

2018-08-21 13:32

Singapore's Olympic swimming champion Joseph Schooling is getting ready for what could just be the biggest challenge of his life: going home.

China swim king Sun eyes Asian sweep

2018-08-16 12:57

Brash, belligerent and often painted as swimming's big, bad wolf, Chinese giant Sun Yang will be looking to savage his rivals at the Asian Games.

Katie Ledecky gives swim tips to Tokyo students

2018-08-14 09:30

US gold medalist swimmer Katie Ledecky has given swimming tips to Japanese elementary and junior high school students in Tokyo pool.

Van der Burgh books spot in World Champs

2018-08-13 10:48

Veteran Olympic gold medallist Cameron van der Burgh qualified for an impressive fifth World Swimming Short-Course Championships in Durban.

Tandy, Coetzee qualify for World Champs in Durban

2018-08-11 13:25

Ryan Coetzee, Brad Tandy and youngster Rebecca Meder all dipped below the world championship qualifying marks at the SA short-course championships.

Le Clos leads the way at SA Championships

2018-08-10 16:53

Olympic and Commonwealth Games champion Chad le Clos highlighted the opening day of the short course SA National Swimming Championships.

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