1. Is Michael Phelps' return to competitive swimming a good thing?

    Retirement can be a fickle thing for athletes, especially when that athlete is as accomplished as Michael Phelps. But is his return a good thing for the sport of swimming?

    about 2 days ago | Jim Caple, ESPN.com | ESPN.com
  2. Olympic great Michael Phelps ends retirement, will swim in April meet

    Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

    about 2 days ago | Associated Press
  3. Stephanie Rice, Australian Olympian, makes retirement official

    Triple Olympic champion Stephanie Rice officially retired from competitive swimming Wednesday.

    about 8 days ago | Associated Press
  4. Swimmer Ian Thorpe contracts two serious infections

    Five-time Olympic gold medalist Ian Thorpe will never swim again competitively after contracting two potentially deadly infections through a series of shoulder surgeries, his agent said.

    about 8 days ago | ESPN.com news services
  5. Former Olympic swimming champion Grant Hackett to enter rehab in U.S.

    Former Olympic swimming champion Grant Hackett has flown to the United States to undergo treatment for an addiction to the sleeping medication Stilnox.

    about 50 days ago | Associated Press
  6. Chloe Sutton breaks Arena Grand Prix event record in 400 free

    Two-time Olympian Chloe Sutton broke the meet record in the 400-meter freestyle Friday night in the Arena Grand Prix event at YMCA Aquatic Center.

    about 61 days ago | Associated Press
  7. Swimmer regains world title with doping case win

    Denmark swimmer Mads Glasner has been reinstated as the 1,500-meter gold medalist at the 2012 world short-course championships after winning his doping case appeal.

    about 71 days ago | Associated Press
  8. Ian Thorpe in rehab after being found disoriented

    The manager of Olympic swimming great Ian Thorpe says the five-time gold medalist is in rehab after being found disoriented on a Sydney street early Monday morning by police responding to a call from residents.

    about 73 days ago | Associated Press
  9. Olympic champion swimmer Rebecca Soni retires

    Six-time Olympic medalist Rebecca Soni has retired from swimming.

    about 76 days ago | Associated Press
  10. Changes to protect underage athletes from predatory coaches suggested to USA Swimming

    An independent review of USA Swimming's safe sport program paid for by the national governing body is recommending that 39 changes be made to better protect underage athletes from predatory coaches.

    about 79 days ago | Associated Press
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