The lure of the pool in the heat of summer can be irresistible – and a reminder of the need to waterpoof your kids. So far this summer, according to the latest federal statistics, there have been 90 child drownings.
Fran Crippen, a 26-year-old Olympic hopeful from a family of prominent swimmers in Philadelphia, died near the end of a World Cup event in the UAE this weekend.
Athletes supported by generous endorsements are able to swim well past their college years.
The full-body LZR Racer is seen as a breakthrough in reducing drag. Suits have changed dramatically in recent decades.