By: Rob Marvin

Black History Month: During General Slocum Disaster, Harry George Was a Hero

by BRUCE WIGO 01 February 2024, 01:04am Black History Month: During General Slocum Disaster, Harry George Was a Hero The General … Continued


By: Rob Marvin

Happy Belated Birthday to 1967 ISHOF Honoree, Ethelda Bleibtrey, trailblazer for women’s swimming who was arrested due to her swimsuit was a pioneer in more ways than one!

Shared from The Olympic Games American Ethelda Bleibtrey won every single event on the program in women’s swimming at the … Continued


By: Rob Marvin

Honoring Black History Month: Female Swimmer Edition

by BRENDAN FARRAR 18 February 2021, 07:15am Honoring Black History Month: Female Swimmer Edition Every February brings a month full of … Continued


By: Rob Marvin

Happy Birthday Jenny Thompson!!

Jenny Thompson (USA) Honor Swimmer (2009) FOR THE RECORD: 1992 OLYMPIC GAMES: gold (4x100m freestyle, 4x100m medley), silver (100m freestyle); … Continued


By: Rob Marvin

Remembering Skip Kenney on his Birthday

Skip Kenney (USA) Honor Coach (2004) FOR THE RECORD: 1996 OLYMPIC GAMES: Head Coach Men’s Team; 1988 OLYMPIC GAMES: Assistant … Continued


By: Rob Marvin

IMSHOF Selects 13 Honorees for the Class of 2024

by DAN D’ADDONA — SWIMMING WORLD MANAGING EDITOR 23 February 2024, 09:35am The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame (IMSHOF) is different … Continued


By: Rob Marvin

Throwback Thursday: When Ian Crocker Dazzled in 100 Butterfly in Montreal

by JOHN LOHN – EDITOR-IN-CHIEF 22 February 2024, 03:01am Throwback Thursday: When Ian Crocker Dazzled in 100 Butterfly in Montreal In … Continued


By: Meg Keller-Marvin

Friend of ISHOF and Former SMU Men’s Swimming Head Coach Eddie Sinnott passed away on Tuesday, February 20

by DAN D’ADDONA — SWIMMING WORLD MANAGING EDITOR Former SMU Men’s Swimming Head Coach Eddie Sinnott passed away on Tuesday, February 20. He was … Continued


By: Rob Marvin

Happy Birthday Elaine Tanner!!

Elaine Tanner (CAN) Honor Swimmer (1980) FOR THE RECORD:  OLYMPIC GAMES: 1968 silver (100m, 200m backstroke), bronze (freestyle relay); WORLD … Continued


By: Rob Marvin

Black History Month: Historic Swimming Firsts in Black History

by BRUCE WIGO 09 February 2022, 07:37pm Black History Month: Historic Swimming Firsts in Black History By Bruce Wigo In recognition … Continued