Adolph Kiefer

November 13, 2017 1

The greatest backstroker in history learned to swim in a drainage ditch.   Adolph Kiefer’s contributions to the sport of swimming are monumental.  He was…

The Halls

October 20, 2017 0

The Halls are the only father - son duo ever to compete in three Olympic Games each. The Gary Wayne Halls – Senior and Junior – are American swimming…

Mary T. Meagher

September 13, 2017 0

Mary T. Meagher is the greatest butterfly swimmer ever. “Madame Butterfly” competed in two Olympic Games, winning three gold medals in Los Angeles in 1984…

Natalie Coughlin

April 13, 2017 1

Natalie Coughlin is the only female U.S. Olympian to win six medals at one Olympic Games. One of the greatest swimmers the United States has…

Jenny Thompson

June 7, 2016 0

Jennifer Elisabeth Thompson could swim before she could walk. Born in Danvers, Massachusetts—17 miles north of downtown Boston—February 26, 1973, she and her three siblings…