...International Olympic Committee.Under that ruling, 16-year-old female judo athlete Mamadama Bangoura and 16-year-old male swimmer Alhoussene Sylla, both from Guinea, will miss the games, along with 16-year-old female Nigerian wrestler Bose Samuel...

Young swimmers make splash at CSRA All-Star Swim Meet

One of the youngest swimmers set the tone right off the bat at the 2014 CSRA All-Star Swim Meet...water."The night was divided into two parts: the 10-and-under swimmers going first, followed by the 11-and-over crowd. It didn't...

Shark sightings feed tourism

...sharks ? great whites generally are not seen as a threat to swimmers.Among the entrepreneurs is Justin Labdon, the owner of...summer tourism season. Despite notices urging boaters and swimmers to use caution, the official reaction has been nearly the...

Phelps, Lochte swimming in Athens

...Lochte will be among the hundreds of swimmers competing at the Bulldog Grand Slam at...injured when a teen fan ran at him. The swimmer tried to catch her, the two fell over...past few months to give the top U.S. swimmers a chance to take part in another event...

Michael Phelps set for tune-up at the University of Georgia

...Lochte and several of the world's top swimmers.Beginning today, Phelps will take...the fourth meet for the 29-year-old swimmer since he ended his retirement, after...a reason. I hope it makes me a better swimmer."

Strong senior campaign helps Dillon Keeler earn boys swimmer of the year honors

A double threat in the pool, Evans' Dillon Keeler saved his best for last and was named The Augusta Chronicle's Boys Swimmer of the Year.Keeler tied for first in the 1-meter dive at the CSRA Championship while placing second in the 100-yard breaststroke...

Swimmer Missy Franklin hasn't lost any passion for her sport

IRVINE, Calif. - Missy Franklin was as successful in the classroom during her first year of college as the four-time Olympic gold medalist is in the pool.

Michael Phelps hasn't forgotten his roots during his decorated career

...to that legacy after an aborted retirement, his eyes firmly on the Rio Games two years away.And as the world's greatest swimmer takes his comeback to its biggest stop yet ? this week's U.S. national championships in Irvine, Calif. ? it's...

Former Virginia swimming coach glad to join South Carolina staff

...things at Virginia. Both the men's and women's teams had won six consecutive conference titles from 2008-13. He had sent swimmers to every Olympics since the Atlanta Games in 1996, including five two years ago in London."I think we had a family there...

Swimmers dive into inaugural Gatorfest competition

...she said.As swimming events pick up, so are the numbers of swimmers in the river. Bonitatibus said it's not uncommon to see groups...that not only do we have boats in this water, we do regularly have swimmers," she said.