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Swimming

  1. summer of scam
    Ryan Lochte Just Got Banned From Swimming Because of an Instagram PostRyan Lochte posted a photo that just got him banned from swimming for ten months.
  2. people's choice
    The Best Swim Diapers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“The last thing you want to do is to try to pull a wet, poopy diaper off your small child on a sandy beach.”
  3. compulsive shopping
    I Can’t Stop Buying Cheap Swimsuits From AmazonThey’re cheap, flattering, on-trend, and have sizing that goes from XS up to 18 (and sometimes even beyond).
  4. recommended by experts
    The Best Swim Goggles, According to Instructors, Coaches, and SwimmersNever get water in your eyes again.
  5. wellness theories
    Dara Torres on Living a Normal Life After 5 Olympics and an Eating DisorderThe retired swimming legend works out mainly for stress relief now.
  6. questions and answers
    Ryan Lochte’s Robbery Story Is Being QuestionedDetails about Lochte and his teammates’ story has left Brazilian authorities with some questions.
  7. tampons
    Why It’s Especially Surprising for a Chinese Swimmer to Talk About Her PeriodOnly a fraction of Chinese women use tampons.
  8. bad blood
    Chinese Swimmer Tells World She Has Her PeriodAnother thing women deal with.
  9. Ryan Lochte and 3 Olympic Teammates Robbed at Gunpoint in RioOne of the robbers put a gun to Lochte’s head, but he and the other swimmers were ultimately unharmed.
  10. the sports section
    Yulia Efimova Talks Messy Olympics Doping Drama“This was more like a war.”
  11. Michael Phelps Finishes His Historic Career with One Last GoldAnd Team USA finishes up with a record-setting 33 swimming medals in Rio as well.
  12. jeah!
    Here Are Ryan Lochte and Matthew McConaughey Chilling at the Olympics Just Keep Jeah-ing.
  13. Katie Ledecky Dominates in Final Race, Takes 4th Gold at Rio GamesShe beat her nearest opponent by more than 11 seconds and broke her own world record for the fifth time.
  14. Could Michael Phelps Swim in the 2020 Olympics?He could, but does he want to?
  15. priceless
    Simone Manuel’s Reaction to Winning Is GoldSimone Manuel wasn’t expected to win in the 100-meter swimming freestyle. When she learned she won gold, she broke down in tears.
  16. Lochte Would Be the Michael Phelps of Swimming If There Were No Michael PhelpsA sad tale.
  17. 2016 olympics
    Katie Ledecky Is the Olympic Hero We NeedShe’s too busy winning to participate in your pettiness.
  18. Why Michael Phelps and Chad le Clos Hate Each OtherA rivalry that goes back to 2012.
  19. swellness
    Michael Phelps Has Clearly Been Reading Old Goop PostsCupping marks abound.
  20. 2016 olympics
    NBC Commentator Regrets What He Said on Live TVThis isn’t really helping.
  21. 2016 olympics
    Katinka Hosszú Breaks a World Record, But Commentators Give Her Husband CreditWhy should Shane Tusup get the credit?
  22. out of the box
    Timeless Polaroids at Rockaway BeachInstant nostalgia.
  23. out of the box
    Swimming and Jiujitsu at Miami’s Hottest BeachThe Standard Hotel.
  24. out of the box
    Home From College, by the PoolClimbing trees in a Missoni bikini.
  25. out of the box
    The Power of the One-Piece SwimsuitCaptured by photographer Zora Sicher.
  26. game changers
    Meet the First Trans Athlete to Compete in a Division I Men’s SportSchuyler Bailar was initially recruited for the women’s swimming team, but chose to be his true self — and relinquish his spot atop the podium.
  27. self portrait
    How I Learned to Love Almost DyingAn outtake from The Folded Clock by Heidi Julavits.
  28. New Jersey Teen Charlotte Samuels Is a Total Badass, Completes Triple CrownShe swam across the English Channel in 9 hours and 54 minutes. 
  29. best bet
    The Ideal Goggles for Lap-Swimming or Ocean-FloatingA happy medium between high-speed (and under-eye-bruising) Swedish goggles and the soft-frame, leak-prone leisure styles.
  30. male gaze
    Today Prince William Went Snorkeling in a Swimming Pool Wetsuit and all.
  31. workouts
    35 Ways to Get Inspired to Work Out in the ColdBecause “It’s freezing” is not a good excuse.
  32. obituary
    A Celebration of Esther Williams, Hollywood’s MermaidDied today at age 91. See her greatest hits.
  33. audio
    Ryan Lochte: Yes, I Peed in the Olympic Pool“Something about getting into chlorine water that you just automatically go.”
  34. olympic fever
    Deep Thoughts From Ryan LochteHe’s more than just a nice set of abs, people.
  35. National Swim Team’s Fran Crippen Found Dead in the WaterThe 26-year-old was competing in Dubai when he fell unconscious.
  36. Carl Paladino Is Always Prepared to Go SwimmingAn interesting habit from the gubernatorial candidate.
  37. Anderson Cooper to Shark-Diving Cameraman: ‘Just Remember, If I Get Eaten Just Keep Rolling’Because the only thing more stupid than being eaten would be being eaten and not having the videotape.”
  38. Phelps Can Still Win With Old, Slow SuitThe swimmer beat his own butterfly record wearing a Speedo LZR Racer.
  39. Slideshow: What Happens When Michael Phelps LosesYesterday, the unthinkable happened. Naturally, we documented it in all its shirtless glory.
  40. Clearly We Have Found a Niche for OurselvesThe minute some Olympic swimmer has a wardrobe malfunction, we get dozens of e-mails.
  41. Skimpy Speedos to Return to International Swimming Competitions?This could be the best news since the return of Hypercolor t-shirts.
  42. Australian Grandmother Is Fitter, Crazier Than YouShe’ll willingly swim in the waters around Manhattan today for an extended period of time.
  43. Michael Phelps Learning Golf As Tool to Interact With Real WorldApparently, you can’t have ol’ Mikey trying to have a real life without sports.
  44. Michael Phelps Gets Back in the PoolFile this under the Department of Thank God.
  45. Unfair: Subway Delays Michael Phelps AdThe sandwich-makers act like they’ve never sold subs to stoners.
  46. The People Who Went in Coney Water Yesterday Are Not Real PeopleThey call themselves Polar Bears, but they are really temperature-free swimbots.
  47. Anderson Cooper’s Astounding Arms Attached to Equally Stupendous ShouldersYes, we did watch the entire ‘swimming’ section of Manderson’s Michael Phelps ‘60 Minutes’ segment in slow motion.
  48. Mark Spitz Still Kinda Sour Grapes Over Michael Phelps’s Olympic Gold RecordThe former Olympic swimmer with the most golds claims he could have tied Phelps in competition.
  49. Barack Obama Hopes for a Michael Phelps Bump, TooWe tease Obama for his sexy beach shots.
  50. Manderson Overboard! The Silver Fox Swims With SharksAnd in hunting down this video, we make a special discovery about the fans of Anderson Cooper.