The Swimmer's Lab

What Do Olympic Swimmers Eat?

What do Olympic swimmers eat? Is it as bad as we think? Or better? Find out here if Olympic training nutrition is what it’s thought to be.

How to Swim Faster Freestyle

Swimmers tend to be real superstitious, but that’s exactly what makes them different from other athletes. Here is a list of tips on how to swim faster freestyle.

USA Swimming Call Me Maybe

YouTubers from This is Hank perform a parody of the Carly Rae Jepsen hit song, Call Me Maybe, inspired by their love of swimming.

Shaving and Swimming: How Shaving Down Improves Swim Performance

Letting your body hair grow out… may make you swim faster! When your body grows inwards, it adds resistance. This slows you down. Letting hair grow out results in a more streamlined shape. In theory, this makes you swim more quickly. Here’s the theory behind shaving and swimming.