Diana Nyad Swim From Cuba To Florida Cut Short After Swimmer Sustains Severe Jellyfish Stings
August 21 2012 9:44 AM EDT
Diana Nyad, a long-distance swimmer noted for her world-record endurance championships, has cut short her latest attempt to swim across the Straits of Florida. Nyad was pulled out of the water Tuesday morning after severe jellyfish stings and a lightning storm put her off course, her team said.
Michael Phelps Enters Retirement In Style, Modeling For Luis Vuitton Photo Shoot By Annie Leibowitz
August 13 2012 2:37 PM EDT
In the aftermath of his historic achievements at the 2012 Olympics, Michael Phelps got back into the water for a Louis Vuitton ad campaign captured by legendary fashion photographer Annie Leibovitz.
Olympians Ryan Lochte And Michael Phelps' Friendly Rivalry Continues: Lochte Wants a Girlfriend Too
August 08 2012 3:50 PM EDT
While Ryan Lochte's mother mistakenly told the media that her son only has time for one night stands, the Olympic swimmer claims he too wants love.
Michael Phelps: Incredible Winning Moments in London Olympics (Photos)
August 05 2012 5:28 AM EDT
Michael Phelps, the legendary American swimmer on Saturday bade goodbye to competitive swimming by extending his world record as the U.S. team won gold in the 4x100 medley relay. Earlier, Phelps announced that he will quit professional swimming career after the London Olympics.
Olympics 2012 Swimming: Watch Live Stream Online Of Men’s 100m Butterfly, Preview Of Michael Phelps’s Final Individual Race
August 03 2012 12:01 PM EDT
Perhaps the all-time greatest performer at the Games is participating in his last individual event at the Olympics.
Michael Phelps Wins 20th Gold Medal, Defeats Ryan Lochte In 200m Individual Medley
August 02 2012 3:40 PM EDT
Michael Phelps claimed his record setting 16th career gold medal, and 20th overall as he won the men's 200m individual medley. He defeated his USA teammate, Ryan Lochte, who took the silver.
Olympics 2012 Swimming: Watch Live Stream Online, Preview Of Face-Off Between Michael Phelps And Ryan Lochte In Men?s 200m Individual Medley
August 02 2012 11:46 AM EDT
Teammates Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte will go head-to-head one final time at the 2012 Olympics.
Swimmer Ricky Berens Unexpectedly Retires Hours After Winning Gold Medal
August 01 2012 5:36 PM EDT
Ricky Berens shocked many by announcing his retirement from swimming right after winning the gold medal in the men?s 800 meter freestyle relay.
Liuyang Jiao Sets Olympic Record in 200m Butterfly, American Kathleen Hersey Misses Podium
August 01 2012 4:24 PM EDT
Liuyang Jiao of China set an Olympic record in the 200 meter butterfly en route to her gold medal victory on Wednesday.
Men's 200 Meter Breaststroke: How to Watch Live Stream Online, Preview of Wednesday?s Olympic Swimming Event
August 01 2012 1:56 PM EDT
The final of the men's 200-meter breaststroke is set to take place on Wednesday at 2:30pm ET.
Olympic Swimmer Lauren Perdue Turns Down LeBron James Dinner Invite, Citing 'Curfew' [PHOTO]
August 01 2012 12:03 PM EDT
Olympic swimmer Lauren Perdue helped put the U.S. in position to medal in the women's 200 meter freestyle relay at the 2012 London Games, but it's not the North Carolina native's swimming skills that is responsible for the attention she's been getting.
Olympics 2012: Michael Phelps Sets Record With 19th Medal, Wins Gold In Men?s 4x200M Freestyle Relay
July 31 2012 5:13 PM EDT
Phelps earned his 19th medal Tuesday night, July 31, in the 200 meter butterfly and less than two hours later scored his 19th medal, gold in the 4x200 freestyle relay.
Olympics 2012 Swimming: Men?s 200m Freestyle; Agnel Takes Gold For Second Straight Day, Complete Results From Race
July 30 2012 5:06 PM EDT
In a convincing win, Yannick Agnel triumphed in the men's 200 meter freestyle to win the gold medal for France.
The Olympics' Tom Daley Excites Twitter After 2012 London Opening Ceremony
July 27 2012 8:51 PM EDT
The most popular thing in London right now -- besides the 2012 Olympic Games, of course -- is British Olympic diver Tom Daley, who just turned 18. Girls, mostly, have taken to Twitter to show their appreciation for the diver's skill set, as well as his physical assets.
Is Michael Phelps Addicted To "Call Of Duty?"
July 26 2012 6:20 PM EDT
Michael Phelps, the 26-year old Olympic athlete posed to enter the 2012 Olympics later this week, may have a problem with his addiction to the popular military shooter "Call of Duty," according to some comments he made in a recent interview.
Michael Phelps vs. Ryan Lochte: Where To Watch Swimming’s Biggest Rivalry During London 2012 Olympics
July 25 2012 6:48 PM EDT
Swimming is among the hottest tickets at the summer Olympics, and no races will be more closely watched than the two events that will pit Michael Phelps against Ryan Lochte. The duo have spent the better part of three years besting each other in various events, but this Olympics look to compete head-to-head in only two events. Here's what to watch for, and where to watch it.
Missy Franklin Expected to Star in London Games
July 18 2012 4:05 PM EDT
While many Team USA fans are looking forward to riveting performances from veteran swimmers Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte, compatriot and teenager Missy Franklin is expected to steal the spotlight in London.
Church? Tennis Sign-Ups? Active Networks Sees Gains In Cloud From Online Services
July 16 2012 2:49 PM EDT
Chances are you’ve generated some revenue for Active Network (Nasdaq: ACTV), the San Diego-based cloud computer services software developer without knowing it.
Phelps Entered in Seven Races; Could Win 10 Medals in Olympics
June 19 2012 11:15 AM EDT
Michael Phelps could be in position to top his record-setting 2008 Olympics performance.
Michael Phelps Promises To Retire After London 2012 Olympics
May 07 2012 8:57 AM EDT
Michael Phelps will swim his last race in the London 2012 Olympics, and that's it. The world-record holder in the 100 and 200 meter butterfly reiterated in an interview on 60 minutes on Sunday he has no intention of doing a competitive lap after the 2012 games.