- Bravo, CNBC, MSNBC, USA to televise 325½ hours from Rio Updated: May-24-16 12:29 pm
STAMFORD, Connecticut - NBCUniversal networks Bravo, CNBC, MSNBC and USA will combine to televise 325½ hours of programing from the Rio Olympics this summer.
- Poised for stardom in Rio, Ledecky shies away from spotlight Updated: May-23-16 2:19 am
NORTH BETHESDA, Maryland - When an athlete is poised to become a huge Olympic star, it's only natural to wonder what might come next.
- 'Flop Friday' part of routine for US women's water polo team Updated: May-20-16 5:29 pm
LOS ALAMITOS, California - Under a cloudy, gray sky, the players line up along the pool, waiting for their cue from Sami Hill. Then, one by one, they belly-flop into the water, with some showing more impressive form than a few timid teammates.
- US drops Puerto Rico swim training over Zika Updated: May-20-16 9:46 am
ATLANTA - USA Swimming has moved a pre-Olympic training camp out of Puerto Rico because of the Zika virus.
- When weird things happen, Olympians rely on mental training Updated: May-20-16 2:28 am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - The divers were warming up, getting ready for the biggest moment in their lives when, out of nowhere, a man in a blue tutu rushed to the ladder, ran to the edge of the board and swan-dived into the pool.
- Brazil bans Australian swim coach charged with sexual abuse Updated: May-18-16 12:08 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - The Brazilian Olympic Committee says an Australian swim coach, who faced sexual abuse charges in the 1980s, will not be a member of the host country's staff for the games.
- Ledecky settles for 3rd in 100 free at Atlanta Classic Updated: May-15-16 9:45 pm
ATLANTA - After a pair of dominating wins, Katie Ledecky finally met her match at the Atlanta Classic.
- Lochte dominates field to win 200 IM at Arena Pro Series Updated: May-15-16 8:40 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Ryan Lochte might have found something more difficult than preparing for the U.S. Olympic swimming trials - like helping Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams learn how to swim.
- Lochte dominates in men's 400 IM at Arena Pro Swim meet Updated: May-13-16 8:36 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Ryan Lochte has been feeling a little tired lately, what with all the training he's putting in for the U.S. Olympic Trials.
- Conforto's rise helped by gold medal mom and bowl game dad Updated: May-06-16 1:54 pm
NEW YORK - Two years ago, before he was a budding star for the New York Mets and among the big league batting leaders, Michael Conforto returned home after his first summer of professional baseball and listened to some advice from his mom.
- Tom Shields wins 100 butterfly at Swim Meet of Champions Updated: May-01-16 9:32 pm
MISSION VIEJO, California - Tom Shields won the 100-meter butterfly Sunday on the last night of the Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions.
- US Olympians get nautical look for Rio's closing ceremony Updated: Apr-27-16 1:34 pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - Olympic athletes from the United States will look ready to sail back home when they attend the closing ceremony at this year's games in Rio de Janeiro.
- Pellegrini selected as Italy's flag-bearer for Rio Games Updated: Apr-27-16 9:28 am
ROME - Swimming world-record holder Federica Pellegrini was selected Wednesday as Italy's flag-bearer for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics - four years after she asked not to perform the same honor at the London Games.