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  • Making a Swimming Comeback After 12 Years Off

    In this guest blog post, MySwimPro Ambassador Julie Kamat shares how she rediscovered swimming after over 10 years, overcame 2 shoulder injuries, and got faster than she could have ever imagined! My name is Julie, and I’m a masters swimmer living in Oregon. I grew up in New York, where I was a synchronized swimmer, […]

    September 3, 2021
  • How Michael Andrew Became One of the World’s Top Sprinters

    American swimmer Michael Andrew is a swimming phenom who broke onto the scene at a very young age, turning pro at just 14 years old. He has developed into an incredible athlete, throwing down some of the fastest times in the world and even winning Olympic gold! Michael has taken a bit of a non-traditional […]

    August 30, 2021
  • How Emma McKeon Became the Most Decorated Australian Athlete of All Time

    If you watched swimming in Tokyo, you learned that Australian sprinter Emma McKeon is a sprinting powerhouse!  With 11 Olympic medals, Emma is the most decorated Australian Olympian of all time, in any sport! She has also won more than 30 medals in other international competitions. Emma has been an incredible relay swimmer for Australia […]

    August 23, 2021
  • Lilly King’s Incredible Swimming Career (So Far)

    She’s bold. She’s fiery. And she has no filter. She isn’t afraid of a little trash talk, and she LOVES McDonalds and her Crocs. She’s none other than Lilly King, the world’s top breaststroke swimmer. Lilly conquers the 100 and 200 breaststroke, and has earned multiple Olympic gold medals and more than a dozen World Championship […]

    August 16, 2021
  • How Katie Ledecky Became the Greatest Distance Swimmer of All Time

    Katie Ledecky is one of the best athletes the world has ever seen. Not just in swimming, but across all sports, she’s considered one of the greatest of all time. After exploding onto the scene as a teenager, the American swimmer claimed the distance swimming throne, and this distance queen hasn’t given it up since! […]

    July 20, 2021
  • How Swimming Helped Me Walk Again

    In this guest blog post, MySwimPro Community Member John Rowley shares how swimming helped him walk again after major complications from open heart surgery.  About Me I am a lifelong fitness enthusiast from Wake Forest, North Carolina, and have been an avid weightlifter for more than 50 years.  I’m also an entrepreneur. I worked as […]

    May 26, 2021
  • Finding True Happiness in Open Water Swimming

    In this guest blog post, MySwimPro Ambassador Carly Folger-Bumgarner shares her lifelong connection to swimming, and how she has evolved and found happiness through open water swimming. In August of 2020, I was welcomed into the MySwimPro Ambassador squad. I kind of had to pinch myself; it was a “why me?” scenario. The team has people […]

    February 24, 2021
  • I Swam Every Day For 30 Days. Here’s What Happened

    Being in the water is unlike anything else. When you’re swimming, your responsibilities temporarily fade away, the daily grind becomes irrelevant and the world seems to just disappear. For the past month, I got to experience that feeling every day. No matter how tired I felt or what my schedule looked like, I committed to […]

    December 4, 2020
  • How MySwimPro Helped Me Take My Swimming to the Next Level

    In this guest blog, MySwimPro community member Brandon Horn shares how the MySwimPro app helped him rediscover his love for swimming, and how he got stronger in quarantine with dryland training!  About Me I’m 39, and am happily married with two boys aged 3 and 7. I’m originally from the Midwest, but have lived on […]

    October 15, 2020
  • MySwimPro Helps Me Feel Stronger Than Ever at Age 59

    In this guest blog post, MySwimPro community member Carol Sheahan shares how MySwimPro has helped her train for triathlons and feel incredible at age 59!  Hi! I’m Carol I have lived in the St. Louis, Missouri area my whole life. I am a wife, mom, stepmom, nana, sister, friend, Marketing Manager for Pappy’s Smokehouse stores […]

    September 17, 2020