1. Vladimir Putin given swimming award despite doping cases

    Russian president Vladimir Putin has been awarded with the International Swimming Federation's highest honor despite a series of doping cases that could result in the country being suspended from competition.

    about 9 days ago | Associated Press
  2. New UAE open water race bid draws criticism in wake of Fran Crippen tragedy

    FINA is considering a bid by the United Arab Emirates to host an elite 10K open water race in 2015, just five years after Fran Crippen drowned there during a race conducted with inadequate safety precautions. The move is drawing intense criticism from the swimming community.

    about 12 days ago | Bonnie D. Ford, ESPN.com | ESPN.com
  3. Michael Phelps suspended six months by USA Swimming

    Michael Phelps has been suspended for six months from USA Swimming-sanctioned competition after his arrest for driving under the influence in Baltimore last week.

    about 14 days ago | ESPN.com news services
  4. Michael Phelps to attend program after DUI arrest

    Olympic swimming great Michael Phelps said Sunday he is "taking some time away" from swimming and will "attend a program that will provide the help I need to better understand myself" after his arrest for driving under the influence in Baltimore.

    about 15 days ago | ESPN.com news services
  5. Ryan Lochte, Natalie Coughlin lead U.S. roster for short course worlds

    Ryan Lochte, Natalie Coughlin, Matt Grevers and Tyler Clary lead the U.S. roster for the short course world championships on Dec. 3-7 in Doha, Qatar.

    about 18 days ago | Associated Press
  6. Michael Phelps' breath test was .14, charging documents say

    Police documents indicate that Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps registered .14 percent on a breathalyzer test after he was stopped on a speeding violation.

    about 20 days ago | ESPN.com news services
  7. Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge in Maryland

    Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland.

    about 20 days ago | ESPN.com news services
  8. Amy Van Dyken-Rouen tells U.S. Olympic Committee assembly to 'enjoy every single moment'

    Even before the accident, Amy Van Dyken-Rouen's message was the same.

    about 24 days ago | Associated Press
  9. Katie Ledecky selected USA Swimming Athlete of the Year

    Katie Ledecky was honored as the USA Swimming Athlete of the Year for the second straight season and took the Phillips 66 Performance Award for her record-breaking performance in the 1,500-meter freestyle at the Pan Pacific Championships.

    about 30 days ago | Associated Press
  10. Americans win 10k open water titles at Pan Pacific championships

    Olympians Andrew Gemmell and Haley Anderson won 10-kilometer titles in the open water competition at the Pan Pacific championships.

    about 50 days ago | Associated Press
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