Olympics: Is America’s Reign as Swimming Champions In Peril?

For many decades we’ve come to expect the U.S. Olympic swimming team to dominate every four years and with good reason. In 2016 at the Rio Olympics, for example, the U.S. team won 16 gold medals and 33 overall. Australia placed second with 10 total medals. In these numbers, you’ve got unquestionable dominance. I love […]

Olympics: Phelps Hugs Schmitt For Reasons Far Beyond Swimming

Mental illness is a feeling of hopelessness, that things are really bad and could never get better. It’s like being in a dark tunnel with no lights and no chance of getting out. It may not seem like a place where Olympics superstar swimmers would ever go because they’re very successful at what they do, […]