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The Biology of Swimming

Every week, we showcase a different article from our book so you can follow along and benefit. If you can't wait each week, check out the full book for purchase under the products tab.

Swim Meet DJ

Finals walkout songs need an update, and we got them! Checkout our list of songs and let us know if you have a suggestion to add at

The 12 Stages of a Swimmer

The 12 stages of any great story have been laid out and told over and over and it's no different for swimmers. As published on SwimSwam!

Homework on Swim Smart Founder Karl: Q&A

One of Karl's swimmers wanted to do their homework about an up and coming young adult who inspired them. If you want to know the inside story on how Karl manages being a doctor and running a business, this is your chance.


What Makes a Great Swimming Program (Case Study)

A small town in Iowa has been pumping out high level swimmers for decades. Here is what we think is going right.


The Death of a Legend

This is about a historical pool in Iowa City where the Butterfly stroke was invented and about it's history. Published on SwimSwam before the pool was torn down to make way for stationary bike machines... SwimSwam comments included!