TUESDAY, NOV. 15, 2016, 8:33 A.M.
A multinational group of swimmers swam seven hours through the salty, soupy waters of the Dead Sea on Tuesday in a bid to draw attention to the environmental degradation of …
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016, 10:29 P.M.
A whirlwind year for Michael Phelps continued Saturday, when he and his wife engaged in a second wedding ceremony. This one likely was a more formal affair than the first, …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 30, 2016, 7:45 P.M.
California Gov. Jerry Brown
MONDAY, SEPT. 19, 2016
On the last day of swimming at Witter Pool earlier this month dozens of people turned out, arms flashing and feet fluttering as they swam laps up and down the …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 17, 2016, 1:44 P.M.
A man accused of throwing a 4-year-old boy 27 feet into the Wynoochee River in Washington state, and the mother who cheered on while it happened, are now facing reckless …
MONDAY, SEPT. 12, 2016
Susanne Baab-Simpson completed an official swim of the English Channel, beginning at 7:10 a.m. Aug. 14. At age 56, the longtime Spokane competitive swimmer in 50-meter pools successfully negotiated the …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016, 8:25 P.M.
For the second year in a row, Serena Williams’ bid to make history ended with a shocking loss in the U.S. Open semifinals.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 3, 2016, 9:11 P.M.
Olympic champion Katie Ledecky is enjoying quite a victory tour before she heads off to college.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 3, 2016, 9 P.M.
A Seattle woman intends to swim from Bremerton to Seattle on Sunday in quadruple the time it takes a ferry to get there.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 3, 2016, 6:14 P.M.
Washington State senior rower Ieva Adomaviciute won gold for Lithuania last week in the women’s single sculls at the Under 23 World Roaching Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
TUESDAY, AUG. 30, 2016, 6:50 P.M.
Ryan Lochte isn’t saying whether he’ll return to Brazil to face a charge of filing a false police report over a gas station encounter during the Olympics.
FRIDAY, AUG. 26, 2016, 6:59 P.M.
Swimming star Lilly King is holding her ground on doping.
MONDAY, AUG. 22, 2016, 6:42 P.M.
Ryan Lochte lost three major sponsors when swimsuit company Speedo USA, clothing giant Ralph Lauren and skin-care firm Syneron-Candela announced in quick succession Monday they were dumping the swimmer over …
FRIDAY, AUG. 19, 2016, 7:08 P.M.
U.S. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte apologized Friday for his behavior surrounding an incident at a Rio de Janeiro gas station, saying he should have been more “careful and candid” about …
THURSDAY, AUG. 18, 2016, 11:16 P.M.
Brazilian police said Thursday that swimmer Ryan Lochte and three U.S. teammates were not robbed after a night of partying, and the intoxicated athletes instead vandalized a gas station bathroom …
THURSDAY, AUG. 18, 2016, 1:04 P.M.
The mystery behind the claim that U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte and three teammates were robbed after a night of partying in Rio de Janeiro deepened Thursday, after officials first blamed …
SUNDAY, AUG. 14, 2016, 6:05 P.M.
Ryan Lochte and three other American swimmers were robbed at gunpoint early Sunday by thieves posing as police officers who stopped their taxi and took their money and belongings.
SATURDAY, AUG. 13, 2016, 10:11 P.M.
This is the way it should end for Michael Phelps. He has conquered Olympic Everest. He has completed an unparalleled 16-year athletic odyssey and just stuck the landing. What more …
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2016, 7:44 P.M.
When she was 11, Simone Manuel came home and asked her mother a question: Why weren’t there more people who looked like her in swimming?
THURSDAY, AUG. 11, 2016, 9:48 P.M.
Michael Phelps waggled four fingers, recognizing another historic achievement.
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 10:32 P.M.
As he looked up at a boisterous crowd, triumphant for the 20th time in his unmatched Olympic career, Michael Phelps raised his hands and flicked them in his direction as …
MONDAY, AUG. 8, 2016, 9:58 P.M.
This one will surely be seen as a victory for clean athletes over the dopers. No doubt, that was Lilly King’s take.
MONDAY, AUG. 8, 2016, 6:48 P.M.
Michael Phelps woke up on the morning of the first race of his fifth Olympic Games with some soreness in his right shoulder.
SUNDAY, AUG. 7, 2016, 11:07 P.M.
Katie Ledecky was racing nothing but the clock.
SUNDAY, AUG. 7, 2016, 10:25 P.M.
Michael Phelps has to clear out more space in his medal case.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 3, 2016, 8:32 P.M.
The voting among USA Olympians for the honor of carrying the American flag in Friday’s opening ceremony came down to two disparate finalists.
MONDAY, AUG. 1, 2016, 2:24 P.M.
Just days ahead of the Olympic Games the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever, contaminated with raw human sewage teeming with dangerous viruses and bacteria, according …
SATURDAY, JULY 2, 2016, 8:18 P.M.
Michael Phelps wasn’t about to lose his last race in the United States. With his gangly arms cutting through the water, Phelps dazzled the home fans one last time. Phelps …
FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2016, 8:54 P.M.
Down a break in the final set and one point away from falling behind 3-0, Serena Williams refused to buckle on Centre Court.
FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2016, 7:52 P.M.
Michael Phelps won his latest showdown with Ryan Lochte, capturing the 200-meter individual medley at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials Friday night.