- SWIMMING THE RIVER WILD. // Current Events;4/23/2007, Vol. 106 Issue 24, p2
The article presents information on the record breaking swimming of well-known swimmer Martin Strel across the river Amazon. Strel is believed to have broken the world's record for long-distance swimming for the fourth time. It is reported that the Amazon, which wends its way from the Andes in...
- American Relay. // Swimming World & Junior Swimmer;Apr2001, Vol. 42 Issue 4, pJS-16
Reports developments related to swimming in the United States. Recognition given to outstanding swimmers in California; Records set by individual swimmers in the Iowa Boys High School Championships; Winners of the Missouri Boys State High School Championships.
- Lane 9. // Swimming World & Junior Swimmer;Oct99, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p11
Reports on the world records set by five Australian swimmers at the Australian Short Course Championships held in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, in September 1999.
- 2002 Top 25 World Best Times. Thierry, Nick // Swimming World & Junior Swimmer;Mar2003, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p53
Focuses on the world records set in swimming in 2002.
- PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK. // Time;7/19/2004, Vol. 164 Issue 3, p18
Reports that U.S. swimmer Michael Phelps surpassed his own world record in the 400 individual medley at the U.S. Olympic team trials for swimming in Long Beach, California. Launch of Phelps' assault on Mark Spitz's record of seven gold medals in a single Olympics, set in 1972.
- all--world: THE 12 BEST MASTERS SWIMMERS OF 2005. Whitten, Phillip // Swimming World;Apr2006, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p21
The article presents information on the 12 swimming masters selected by Swimming World Magazine for the year 2005. It was a difficult task to determine the 12 world masters swimmers for the year. A list was prepared of every masters world record set between November 1, 2004 and October 31, 2005...
- BY THE NUMBERS. // Swimming World;Jul2006, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p8
This article presents statistics related to an unknown American swimmer including the number of medals he has won in various Olympic Games, the number of world records he has created, and the number of national titles he has won in the U.S.
- Memorable Quote. Syken, Bill // Sports Illustrated;2/2/2004, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p37
Presents a quotation from Portland, Maine native Ian Crocker after breaking the world record in the 100-meter butterfly at the 2003 World Championships in Barcelona, Spain. Crocker's status as the first Maine swimmer to hold a world record.
- Swimming Performances From Trials to Olympics. Sokolovas, Genadijus // Swimming World;Mar2009, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p36
The article presents the performances of swimming from the Trials to Olympics in 2004-2008 in the U.S. It notes that both the U.S. and Australian swimming teams were more successful in medal count and in the performance Trials to Olympics in 2008 than 2004. Charts depicting the changes in...