Starting on 6/25, we will be featuring a triathlon summer sampler. This program is an 8-week swim course with pool-time at Cornerstone Aquatics, clinics covering topics like transitions, Bricks, nutrition and course previews, and a talk series geared towards preparing athletes for the Lake T Olympic Tri in late August. Sign up for the whole series ($155) and receive a custom training plan for your event, tech tee, swim video analysis and a post-race party! $15 to drop in on any seminar.
White Sport Medal display with photo frame. White mat
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Milk Life. Did you guys enjoy watching Team USA compete at the Olympic Games as much as we did? My boys loved watching the swimming events, being on swim team themselves, they knew all the strokes and events. They loved watching their favorite athletes compete and boy did it get …
London Aquatics Centre-2012 by Zaha Hadid Architects. The Aquatics Centre is the designated venue for all Olympic swimming, synchronized swimming and diving events. The building is aligned perpendicularly to the pedestrian access to the Olympic Park via S
The IOC is hoping the next Summer Games will be the most gender balanced in history as they agree 15 new events. Olympic organisers have announced a major shake-up for the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo adding a series of new mixed-gender events. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) revealed on Friday the next Summer Games to be held in the Japanese capital will feature 15 new events from Rio 2016. These include mixed-gender relays in swimming athletics and triathlon as well as mixed team…
Live Olympics event schedules: swimming and diving
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Fanny Durack (left) and Mina Wylie at the 1912 Olympics. Women competed in swimming events for the first time in 1912, but none of them were from America, which did not allow its female athletes to compete in events without long skirts. The first women's swimming gold medal was won by the Australian Sarah 'Fanny' Durack, who won the 100m freestyle in 1912.
Summer Fun Ideas| Do you love to watch the Olympics? What is your favorite Olympic Event? Swimming is one of our family favorites. I thought it would be fun to have an Olympic themed party and so I collected some Olympic Crafts, Activities and Game Ideas from around the web. How will you celebrate the Olympic Games?