Elizabeth Pelton: Moving Toward Her Olympic Dream
After Elizabeth Pelton missed her opportunity to swim at the London Olympic Games, she sought out the advice of friends. They helped her realize swimming is cyclical and often about second chances.
Catching Up with Teresa Crippen
Teresa Crippen never fulfilled her dream of making an Olympic team, but that never stopped her from trying. Now, almost two years since she retired from swimming, distance and time have given her a new perspective.
20 Question Tuesday by Bob Schaller
20 Question Tuesday: Alex Meyer
20 Question Tuesday: Elizabeth Beisel
A Day in the Life of Alex Meyer, a video about the open water Olympian done with sponsor Vasa, is racking up the views online. The Harvard alum, who was 10th in London despite a shoulder injury, hopes for more in the future, as he explains in this week’s 20 Question Tuesday.
20 Question Tuesday: Ashley Twichell
All we’ve watched Elizabeth Beisel do the past six years is… everything. A two-time Olympian at just 21, after her double-medal performance in London, the Florida Gator is headed to her final NCAAs. She talks about where the journey has taken her and what the future might hold in this week’s 20 Question Tuesday.
20 Question Tuesday: Jimmy Feigen
Ashley Twichell has had a big month and big year already. Big for winning the BHP Aquatic Super Series Swim the Swan Race in Australia, and then claiming the Midmar mile, and then signing a deal with TYR. She talks about training and her move to the east coast in this week's 20 Question Tuesday.
20 Question Tuesday: Eugene Godsoe
Jimmy Feigen is here, there and everywhere lately. His new video for the freestyle from the “Swim Like a Champion” collection has drawn a lot of press, but he’s also giving clinics nonstop from coast to coast. He talks about his evolution in the pool in this week's 20 Question Tuesday.
Whether he’s playing the piano and singing a song that gets 40,000-plus views online, or winning a medal for the U.S., Eugene Godsoe is having the time of his life. But as he explains in this week’s 20 Question Tuesday, nothing he does well came without a lot of hard work.