• 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
  • How Michael Phelps Became the Greatest Swimmer of All Time

    We all know and love Michael Phelps. He’s the most decorated Olympian in history, with 28 medals…23 of them gold. His career spanned 5 Olympic Games — 2 decades of dominance. You’re probably curious, what did Phelps do to become the greatest swimmer the world has ever seen? Today we’re diving into how Michael Phelps […]

    September 11, 2020
  • How I Lost 10kg Swimming with MySwimPro

    In this guest blog post, MySwimPro community member Lynn James shares how MySwimPro helped him structure his swim training, lose 10kg and keep up with his young children! About Me I’m 52 years old, and I work in marketing in the UK. I used to be extremely active, playing rugby for years along with swimming, […]

    August 20, 2020
  • How MySwimPro Helped Me Compete for the First Time in 30 Years

    In this guest blog, MySwimPro Community Member Vicky Moore shares her swimming journey and how MySwimPro is helping her reach her goals, including swimming in a swim meet for the first time in more than 30 years! About Me I have been swimming for about 40 years! I live in Temecula, California and work as […]

    August 14, 2020
  • How I Lost 75lbs Swimming & Reclaimed My Life

    Swimming took my broken pieces, and mended them back together. It was like I was a puzzle with all the pieces out of place, and swimming made me whole again. My name is Patty Deters, and I am a MySwimPro Ambassador from Colorado. Swimming, and the MySwimPro app, has helped me reclaim my life mentally, […]

    May 21, 2020
  • 12 Swimmers Share Why They Love to Swim

    Whether you swim to get in shape, manage stress or train for competition, there’s one thing all swimmers can agree on: We love this sport! For Valentine’s Day, we asked our community to share what they love most about swimming in a YouTube Video, and were blown away by the responses! More than 1,000 swimmers […]

    February 13, 2020