WASHINGTON — Maryland native Katie Ledecky was named USA Swimming’s Athlete of the Year Saturday, for the third year in a row. Ledecky is the only female swimmer to earn three straight Athlete of the…
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Katie Ledecky swam the eighth-fastest 400-meter freestyle in long-course history just 45 minutes after posting a personal best in winning the 100 free at the Arena Pro Swim Series on Thursday…
WASHINGTON – Olympian Michael Phelps pleaded guilty Friday to drinking and driving in Baltimore. He was sentenced to 18 months of probation. A one-year jail sentence was suspended. He is not allowed to use any alcohol. Phelps, 29,…
In 2010, Bill Shipp was diagnosed with prostate cancer. In 2014, he swam the English Channel.
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been charged with drunken driving in Baltimore, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority Police department.
A Rockville girl has died after she was rescued from a local swimming pool Tuesday and now Montgomery County police are investigating the 8-year-old\’s death.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — Health officials are advising people to not swim at Hilton Park Beach in Newport News because of bacteria levels. The Peninsula Health District tells media outlets that samples collected Tuesday…
What many parents may not realize is there is a form of drowning that\’s deceptive and kills over time.
A 19-year-old went underwater and didn\’t come up for air.
Two towns in Maryland — Upper Marlboro and Towson — are among 50 nationwide that have the highest drowning rates.
Prince George\’s County children packed into the Rollingham-Chillum Splash Pool Tuesday to take part in a world-wide swim lesson.
In the heat of summer, there are few thing better than jumping into refreshing water at a pool or beach. But with the joy comes lurking dangers for children and inexperienced swimmers.
All dogs go to heaven, but do all dogs know how to swim?
The pools won\’t be open for another month of two, but that doesn\’t mean you can\’t go swimming.
Emily Jackson, of Potomac, Md., managed to keep
New Year\’s resolution to lose weight and improve
her overall health. Two years later she\’s still
hitting the gym and feeling lighter.