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Check out some of these great Shark themed swim gear from and celebrate every week like it's Shark Week! TYR Shark Fin Junior Silicone Cap TYR Shark Bite Jammer HARDCORESPORT Women's Shark Bait Cali Back One Piece Swimsuit Wet... Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at the17thman
Bite 1 - Vox posts "Shark Week is upon us. And as a shark scientist, I both love and hate it." Bite 2 - Discovery posts "Glow-in-the-Dark Sharks | Shark Week 2015" Bite 3 - ABC11 posts "MARINE INJURED IN... Continue reading
Posted 3 hours ago at the17thman
Lane 1 - The Free Press Journal posts "Olympic champion swimmer Agnel not to defend world title. Olympic and World 200 metres freestyle champion Yannick Agnel said that he will end his season after suffering from pleurisy, dropping off the... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at the17thman
11 years of almost Masters Swimming. July 5th 11 years ago I showed up on deck at the West Hollywood Pool to swim with WH2O. I had been doing a few lap swims at the gym on my own but... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at the17thman
Olympic 200m & World 100m & 200m Butterfly Champion, Chad Le Clos expresses his water instinct. He explains that for many swimmers it's about the feel of the water, but for him it runs much deeper. What is your #waterinstinct? Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at the17thman
Summer time is here and it's time to hit the pool! FINIS has put a list of must have summer swim products for both adults and kids.. FINIS is an authentic and innovative brand with a rich swimming history. Co-founded... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at the17thman
A brief video tutorial on officiating for the backstroke. Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at the17thman
June 29 -- The Apple Watch was expected to be a disaster for companies like Fitbit. It hasn’t been. While Fitbit’s sales dipped as anticipation for Apple’s smartwatch grew, the company has bounced back this spring and appears to be doing just fine, according to data provided exclusively to Bloomberg... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at even more of the17thman
Swimming? It's almost a foreign concept to my body at this time. I didn't swim at all in January, then once in February, once in March and once in April until today. Now I did have my appendix removed so... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2015 at the17thman
Want to see more fitness and workout tips? Follow the link to visit the "My LA Fitness Page": Learn how you can use water aeobics in this LA Fitness Quick Tip. Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2015 at the17thman
Lane 1 - The Australian posts "Jacco Verhaeren must plug holes in the Australian swim team. Head coach Jacco Verhaeren thought his job this year was to guide the national team to the world championships in August. But now he... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2015 at the17thman
James Park, chief executive officer of FitBit Inc., talks about the company's initial public offering, growth strategy and outlook. He speaks with Leslie Picker on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Markets." Scarlet Fu also speaks. Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2015 at even more of the17thman
Fitbit raised $732 million in an initial public offering, pricing its shares above the marketed range. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2015 at even more of the17thman
Introducing the new Biofuse Pro Triathlon Goggle. Available exclusively at Wiggle: Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2015 at the17thman
Being curvy, petite or having trouble finding the right suit shouldn’t keep you from being at the beach. There are many ways to show off your best assets, and there’s a suit to fit every body. And styles that will... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2015 at the17thman
Kazan has now developed the most advanced sporting infrastructure in all of Russia and has one of the most advanced Aquatic facilities in the world. More than 3.5 billion viewers are looking forward to following the world's best performing in... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2015 at the17thman
I started this blog 10 years ago today. It wasn't a swimming blog back then. It actually started as something else and slowly evolved. It wasn't to I decided to attend the 2006 Gay Games in Chicago that this turned... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2015 at the17thman
Allison Schmitt makes a delicious sautéed shrimp dinner complete with a healthy chickpea mash. This dish is easy enough for any first-timer in the kitchen and takes less than 30 minutes to make! Check out Cooking With Team USA, Wednesdays... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2015 at the17thman
Check out WeHo Sports Festival Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2015 at the17thman
No dongles or USB cables needed for this tracker. CNET's Dan Graziano gives you a first look at the Garmin's Vivofit 2. Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2015 at even more of the17thman
Watching many swimmers over the past couple weeks, we will continue to focus on breakouts. Why do it: Making sure you’re transitioning great speed from your underwater dolphins, into forward momentum into your swimming, can have a huge impact on... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2015 at the17thman
Cadigan Talent Ventures’ Steve Cadigan and Bloomberg's Katie Benner discuss the battle between Jawbone and FitBit with Alix Steel on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg) -- Subscribe to Bloomberg on YouTube: Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2015 at even more of the17thman
Olympians, swim mom and coaches tell us why they think swimming is the #FunnestSport as a part of SwimToday, an industry wide initiative, to make the sport of swimming more inviting to families across the country. Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2015 at the17thman