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Brothers, 5 and 6, found dead at bottom of Fla. swimming pool  Hawaii News Now

NORTH LAUDERDALE, Fla. (WPLG/CNN) - The drowning deaths of two young boys are investigation after their mother says they jumped a fence to swim in the ...

Oklahoma City swimming pools, spraygrounds open for 2019 season

Swimming pools, spray grounds, splash pads and water slides are open again in Oklahoma City for the 2019 summer season. There are two main aquatic ...

No swimming at Kauai beach after dead whale washes ashore  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

LIHUE >> A Kauai beach is closed to swimming after authorities responded to a dead whale that washed ashore. The Kauai Fire Department says Kealia Beach ...

Woman seriously injured in alligator attack  ABC News

A holiday weekend swim turned frightening when a woman was seriously injured and airlifted to a local hospital after being attacked by an alligator in Brevard ...

'Never swim alone' First responders offer summer swimming safety tips  8News

With pools opening across Central Virginia in time for Memorial Day weekend, first responders and law enforcement are reminding families to swim safe this ...

California Man Killed In Apparent Shark Attack Swimming Off Maui  HuffPost

A 65-year-old California tourist died Saturday after an apparent shark attack as he swam off the coast of Maui, authorities said. The unidentified man was ...

Katinka Hosszu Plans To Continue Swimming Through 2024 Olympics  SwimSwam

The Iron Lady is freshly motivated to continue her professional swimming career through the next two Olympic cycles, but plans to retire after 2024.

Late to the pool, 97-year-old swimming champion has since lapped everyone  Los Angeles Times

She's a champion swimmer who didn't learn to put her face in the water until she reached retirement age. She's a world record holder, but has only the vaguest ...

Why do my eyes get red and itchy in swimming pools? (Hint: It’s not the chlorine)  Well+Good

After floating around in a swimming pool, it's not uncommon for your eyes to get a little red and itchy. While many people chalk it up to the high chlorine *content* of ...

Gangloff Tabbed to Lead UNC Swimming and Diving Programs  The ACC

Courtesy of UNC Athletics CHAPEL HILL, N.C. ( --- Mark Gangloff, a two-time Olympic gold medalist and one of the most dynamic young leaders ...

The Sublime Sensation of the Swimming Hole

Kick off your shoes and jump into summer's most refreshing tradition on a lazy afternoon.

Summer Fun: Area swimming locations offer fun cool-off spots  Times Record

Summer is unofficially here, and that means it's time to swim. Fortunately for Fort Smith-area residents, there are many locations that provide a place for kids to ...

Swimming in Cincy: Parties, free swim lesson, extended hours

Dive in! Pool parties will kick off the swimming season at three of Cincinnati's public pools this Memorial Day weekend.

As swimming season starts, coalition teaches safety for pools, lakes and rivers

Drowning is one of the leading causes of death for children, but one of the most easily preventable, the group says. They chose the St. Louis area for the pilot.

Splash into summer with safe swimming tips  Courieranywhere

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer and the official opening day for many public pools. The Tennessee Department of Health is celebrating Healthy ...

Lake Monroe announces closure of swimming beaches, boat ramps over holiday weekend  FOX 59 Indianapolis

MONROE COUNTY, Ind. – Visitors to Lake Monroe have plenty of options to enjoy the state park, but swimming along the beaches is unfortunately not one of ...

Mizzou makes coaching change for swimming programs

MU replaces interim title from Andrew Grevers, who took over coaching duties this past season while Greg Rhodenbaugh was placed on administrative leave.

Judge orders closure of popular Missouri swimming hole

Ahead of Memorial Day weekend, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt says a judge has ordered the popular swimming hole called “Offsets” to close until ...

Chicago-area beaches opening for swimming as Memorial Day weekend begins  Chicago Tribune

Memorial Day Weekend starts Friday, which means Chicago-area beaches are set to open.

Some swimming areas closed due to high levels of E-coli  KY3

ROGERS, Ark. -- The Corps of Engineers, Beaver Project Office has closed swim beaches at Hickory Creek and Prairie Creek parks, as well as the swim ...

Indoor swimming school to open in Ankeny  Des Moines Register

Foss Swim School plans to design an 11300-square-foot facility in early 2020. It will be the company's first Iowa location.

New pro swim league to hold first meet in Indianapolis  Indianapolis Star

The International Swimming League announced a seven-meet schedule Tuesday that starts Oct. 4-5 at the Natatorium at IUPUI.

Lifeguard shortage closes 2 Central NY swimming areas; are others at risk?

Parks officials throughout Central New York say it's not easy to find lifeguards - and some swimming area won't open because of the shortage.

‘Everyone should take a swimming lesson:’ Experts offer safety reminders ahead of pools opening  WWBT NBC12 News

Memorial Day Weekend is usually a busy time for pools, and experts say, fun and safety should be at the forefront of every person's mind.

Readington man drives car into swimming pool

It's Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial start of summer and time for everyone to get into the pool.

How a sixth-grade science teacher revolutionized Olympic swimming

Soichi Sakamoto was a sixth-grade science teacher in Hawaii when he formed the Three-Year Swim Club in 1937 for children of local sugar plantation workers.

Why Olympic Swimmer Simone Manuel Put an Inclusion Rider in Her Latest Contract  Self

Simone Manuel made history in swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, when she became the first African-American woman to win an individual gold in ...

I-Cows have no fear swimming in cool water temperatures  KCRG

For seven years, members of the I-Cows have swam the open waters in several area lakes across Iowa, and it doesn't matter what the water temperature is.

Child nearly drowns in Mobile swimming pool  WKRG News 5

A 3-year-old nearly drowns in a swimming pool at an apartment complex in Mobile Friday evening.

Dad's synchro team breaks swimming stigmas  CityNews Calgary

Manitoba's first all-male synchro team is comprised of dads who joined to support their daughters. They had their first performance, smashing synchro norms.

Commit Swimming Set Of The Week: Bring Home IM Speed  Swimming World Magazine

Welcome to Swimming World's Set of the Week sponsored by Commit! This week's set is a 3000 yard IM set with a focus on finishing strong.

Seriously ill children swimming with mermaids in Aberdeen  BBC News

Seriously ill children have the chance to swim with mermaids in Aberdeen, thanks to local business.

Swimming holes in San Angelo and beyond  Standard-Times

Here are some spots to cool off in the summer heat in San Angelo and beyond.

The new swimming guideline every parent needs to know

WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — Memorial Day weekend has arrived, which means we're kicking off the unofficial start to summer. It also means swimming ...

Teresa Giudice Gets New Upscale Swimming Pool: Photos | Home & Design  Bravo

Teresa Giudice is just about to complete an amazing upgrade on her property that will give her and her daughters a lot of joy for many years to come: a ...

Behind the story: Learning about swimming and living a little from ‘Mighty Mo’  Los Angeles Times

Maurine Kornfeld, a 97-year-old competitive swimmer, turns the tables on a reporter, asking when he'll swim in a meet. Does he have a choice?

King County's weekly swim beach water quality testing helps protect swimmers' health all summer long  King County

The King County Swimming Beach Monitoring Program is underway to test water quality at the most popular lake beaches countywide. Free alerts are available ...

Dual Sport Athlete Grace Sanford To Swim At University of Saint Mary For 2019  SwimSwam

Sanford will swim and play soccer for USM next fall.

2 children drown in South Florida swimming pool  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Two children drowned in a swimming pool at a South Florida apartment complex Wednesday night.

Lake Alvin closed to swimming until further notice  KSFY

The swimming beach at Lake Alvin Recreation Area near Harrisburg is currently closed following routine testing that showed unhealthy levels of bacteria in the ...

County closes beaches to vehicles; swimming not recommended  Brazosport Facts

Brazoria County beachgoers will be able to get to the beach, but not in their cars, officials announced Friday. “We are closing the county beaches to vehicular ...

Half of Americans admit using swimming pool in lieu of shower  CBS News

A new report exposes some bad habits in America's swimming pools.

An 'Open Swim' in the Chicago River is in the Works for September  WTTW News

Doug McConnell has swam in New York's Hudson River, the Boston Harbor and even the English Channel. Now he wants to make a splash in his own city.

YMCA instructor gives tips for swimming safety  WLBT

FLOWOOD, Miss. (WLBT) - With summer just a splash away, water safety is vital. Bailey Thompkins, a Flowood YMCA swimming instructor, said it's best to avoid ...

Former Cats swimmer gets reunion with Greg Byrne  Arizona Daily Star

Alabama athletic director Greg Byrne has been reunited with Margo Geer, one of the top swimmers in Arizona history and finalist for the 2015 NCAA Woman of ...

New upscale swim club opens at old Marple Newtown Swim Club  The Delaware County Daily Times

MARPLE — Minutes before crowds lined the perimeter of the sparkling blue pools and prepared to take the very first lean into a new era of summer fun, Nick ...

Officials: River flooding making for dangerous swimming conditions  KPLC

Just as the summer season is beginning, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso says local rivers have the potential to be very dangerous to swimmers.

Tudor home in Kent with swimming pool, tennis court, turret seeks $3.4M  Curbed DC

Boasting a private driveway in a quiet part of Northwest's Kent neighborhood, this luxurious Tudor home features expansive rooms, a 25-foot vaulted turret, and ...

Study: Half of Americans use swimming pool as communal bathtub  Allentown Morning Call

According to a new survey presented by the Water Quality and Health Council, 51% of Americans reported using a swimming pool as a communal bathtub ...

Swimming Recruits Have to Grow Up Fast  SwimSwam

In case you are not aware, the NCAA changed its recruiting rules again and the new rules went into effect May 1. Division I college coaches can now start ...

Lake McDonough Reduces Swimming Hours Due to Lack of Lifeguards  NBC Connecticut

Swimming hours at Lake McDonough in Barkhamsted will be limited this summer because of the lack of lifeguards.

Swimming pool toys a leading cause of drowning at Lake Mead  FOX5 Las Vegas

Park officials at Lake Mead warned people about the danger of pool toys ahead of Memorial Day weekend.

Swimming, s'mores and shots: Camps harden vaccine rules in U.S. measles outbreak  Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As the United States battles its worst measles outbreak in 25 years, summer camps are tightening their policies on vaccines, with some ...

'The Offsets', an infamous Missouri swimming hole, won't be opening in time for Memorial Day

JEFFERSON CITY — The owners of the Offsets, a swimming hole south of St. Louis where at least nine people have died since the 1980s, announced Monday ...

YMCA offering free swimming lessons for kids  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

YMCA locations across the Bay Area are gearing up for a summer of free swimming lessons.

USA Swimming Announces Whitley, Foster Among Juniors For Mare Nostrum  SwimSwam

USA Swimming has announced the rosters of juniors who will travel internationally to both the Mare Nostrum tour in June and the Mel Zajac Jr.

More than 20 lifeguards develop ‘swimmer’s itch’ after swim exam in man-made lake  Los Angeles Times

Twenty-two Los Angeles lifeguards have filed a grievance with L.A. city officials after developing bacterial respiratory problems and skin rashes following a swim ...

No swimming at Sylvan Beach Memorial Day weekend due to lifeguard shortage  WKTV

SYLVAN BEACH, N.Y. — Ahead of the big Memorial Day weekend, normally, workers would be getting the lifeguard chairs out and roping off a certain area in ...

Dolphin swimming ban under final review

A spinner dolphin makes a close approach to a Holo Holo Charters boat along Na Pali Coast earlier this month. Jessica Else / The Garden Island file. A spinner ...

Ask Swim Mom: I Think My Child Should Move Up  SwimSwam

I think she'd fit in better with the senior level swimmers who are faster. What can I do to help her get moved up?

'Don't Pee In The Pool': Half Of Americans Use Swimming Pools As Communal Bathtub, Survey Finds  CBS Denver

NEW YORK (CBS Local) — Summer is almost here and that means there's a good chance you'll soon be taking a dip in the pool to cool off. But beware before ...

Is It a Bird? Is It Michael Phelps? It's Jungkook Swimming and Twitter Is Shook!  Mashable India

BTS member Jungkook went for a swim; gets mistaken for Olympian Michael Phelps.

Fancy a swim above the Seine in a rooftop pool on Notre Dame?  Lonely Planet Travel News

A Swedish architect firm has proposed replacing the roof of the fire-ravaged Notre Dame cathedral with a cross-shaped swimming pool.

Pool Survey May Discourage You From Swimming  NPR

The Water Quality and Health Council surveyed adult Americans, and about half of the respondents admitted to not showering before going into the pool. One in ...

Losing to Michael Phelps helped turn this star swimmer into a successful entrepreneur  CNN

In 2008, Chris DeJong's loss to Michael Phelps ended his Olympic dream but also helped parlay his love of the sport into a successful business.

YMCA offering 2,000 FREE swimming lessons in May  ABC15 Arizona

PHOENIX — The Valley of the Sun YMCA is offering 2,000 free swimming lessons this month. The first 2,000 people to register at YMCA pools the weeks of May ...

Bridgeport kids learn swimming safety at Cardinal Shehan Center  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — More than 100 local children learned safety swimming tips, and some even learned how to swim on their own, during free swimming classes ...

Yuck! Half of Americans use swimming pool as shower, study finds

An online study found that people have some bad habits when it comes to using swimming pools.

Man accused of swimming across Niagara River to enter US illegally  Fox5NY

Tuesday evening U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Niagara Falls Station responded to a report of a man swimming across the Niagara River, just south of ...

Warning about beach conditions after missing swimmer found dead  KRIS Corpus Christi News

Officials are urging safety on our area beaches this Memorial Day weekend after a man disappeared in the surf on Mustang Island and was later found dead.

Swimmers beware: Shark sightings increase off East Coast  News 12 New Jersey

Researchers say shark sightings off the East Coast have been increasing over the past few years.

Hungarian Swimming Icon Laszlo Cseh Joins ISL Aqua Centurions  SwimSwam

Hungarian swimming icon Laszlo Cseh has joined the International Swimming League squad Aqua Centurions. The 4-time Olympian joins the likes of Santo ...

Hospitals like Mayo Clinic and Intermountain are swimming in cash  Axios

The number of hospital admissions, surgeries and other medical procedures has continued to stay flat in many parts of the country, but that hasn't prevented ...

4 Pool Workouts to Keep You Cool While Burning Some Calories  POPSUGAR

Swimming is not the only way to work out in a pool. If the crawl is not your thing and backstroke feels more like a sinus rinse even though your face is out of.

Lancaster County swimming pools: Here is when they open for the 2019 season  LancasterOnline

Local swimming pools are gearing up for Memorial Day weekend.

Expanded Eastern Shore Water Testing Tells When it's Safe to Swim  Chesapeake Bay Magazine

ShoreRivers, the waterkeeeper organization that ovesees Maryland's mid-Eastern shore, will test the water for bacteria every week of the summer swimming ...

Half of Americans admit using swimming pool instead of shower, survey says  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

It's almost swimming season but a new survey shows some people may be doing more than swimming in the pool. According to the Water Quality & Health ...

Brewster Soccer Players Honor Wings Over Water for Safe Swim Program Started in Memory of One of Their Own  HamletHub

When Brewster High School sophomore Oscar Gonzalez drowned over Labor Day weekend, his death hit the community hard. A vigil was held in his honor at ...

Regis Jesuit's Goodwin stands out in 5A boys swimming prelims  CHSAA Now

Regis Jesuit's William Goodwin has a good chance to come away with some gold medals after a good performance at the 5A boys swimming prelims.

Sylvan Beach mayor: No swimming Memorial Day weekend due to lifeguard shortage

SYLVAN BEACH, N.Y. — Ahead of the big Memorial Day weekend, normally, workers would be getting the lifeguard chairs out and roping off a certain area in ...

"The Best Program for Swimming Coaches Ever Made"  SwimSwam

Thousands of coaches have migrated away from using paper and pencil to plan workouts and turned to Commit Swimming over the past 4 years. Find out what ...

New Swimming Pool Poll Sponsored By Chlorine Lobby  NPR

The next time anyone reports the results of a poll or survey, even NPR, remember: A new survey says 51% of the adults in America splash around in swimming ...

UPDATED: EI encourages swimming near lifeguards, heeding red flags  Jacksonville Daily News

Editor's note: This story has been updated with information on Emerald Isle preparing for the summer season.As red flags flew Monday in Emerald Isle indicating ...

Can Seminole County get people to clean up their algae-filled swimming pools? | Commentary  Orlando Sentinel

There's a $1.5 million pool in Seminole County. That's how much the owner owes in code violation liens for not cleaning his algae-infested swamp. The county ...

Bobby Roundtree, Illinois star, suffers severe spinal injury in swimming accident  New York Post

The football future of Bobby Roundtree, one of the Big Ten's best pass rushers, may now be in doubt. Roundtree, a defensive end for Illinois, suffered a...

Orthodox Jews Protest Women-Only Pond Allowing Trans Swimmers  Forward

A women's-only pond in North London will now be open to transgender swimmers, which will prevent Orthodox Jews from using the pond.

USA Swimming Foundation Aims to Teach Every Child in America How to Swim  NY1

The USA Swimming Foundation is touring the country.

CCS swim championships: Familiar faces atop podium as records fall  The Mercury News

SANTA CLARA — Records are rarely safe at the Central Coast Section swimming and diving championships. Such was the case Saturday afternoon at the ...

Where and when is water safe for swimming? Assateague Coastal Trust has an app for that  Delmarva Daily Times

Assateague Coastal Trust is bringing back its internationally recognized Swim Guide water quality monitoring program to monitor and report on the health of ...

5A boys swimming: Cherry Creek captures elusive state title  CHSAA Now

Cherry Creek boys swimming put together a solid night to claim the 5A state title, the first boys swim title for the school since 1994.

Two-year-old passes away after falling in swimming pool  WIBW

A two-year-old boy who fell into a swimming pool Sunday afternoon at a southwest Topeka home has passed away.

Sync or swim: Stockholm men push boundaries with synchronised swimming  Yahoo Sports

Balding, paunchy and unshaven, this group of Stockholm friends in their 40s are making waves: they're pioneers of men's team synchronised swimming, ...

Cool off this summer: You can swim in these Arizona lakes and creeks  AZCentral

Take an adventurous hike or drive right up. However you prefer to get there, check out these Arizona swimming holes and beaches.

UPDATE: No swimming at Sylvan Beach this year until more lifeguards are hired  WSYR

SYLVAN BEACH, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) -- Earlier this month, Sylvan Beach mayor Greg Horan told NewsChannel 9 that he was “99 percent sure” that there would be ...

BTS: Jungkook Swimming Video  STYLECASTER

Michael Phelps is now trending on Twitter because a video of Jungkook swimming went viral. The BTS singer took to Twitter to share a few laps, but little did he ...

Officials give swimming safety tips in time for summer  WSFA

Pools across the River Region are beginning to open up, but before you dive in, it's important to remember a few swimming safety tips.

Popular Salt Lake swimming pool for veterans to close for good  KUTV 2News

It's a pool used every month by veterans for therapy – and for recreation – but now it's time is up. In October, the swimming pool on the VA campus in Salt Lake ...

Brit, 28, drowns in hotel swimming pool on first night of dream Cambodia holiday  Mirror Online

Kieran Blakeledge, 28, died after accidentally falling into the pool shortly after drinking and chatting with friends.

Leah Gingrich Talks Return to Swimming After 6-Year Break (Video)  SwimSwam

At 29-years-old, Leah Gingrich is swimming as fast as she ever has and keeping pace with America's top butterflyers.

Summer Swim Starting June 3  Tyler Morning Telegraph

East Texas Aquatics will begin classes for Summer Swim on June 3.