'Water Whisperer' Helps Adults Face Fears And Learn To SwimLeyna Nguyen says her fear of the water stems from one particular event from her childhood.
Marathon Swimmer Plans Swim Around The WorldOn Thursday, the 60-year-old marathon swimmer announced the toughest feat of his life: A 10,000-mile, around-the-world voyage on water to draw public attention to increasing aquatic pollution.
2-Year-Old Girl Found Unconscious In Pool At Swim SchoolOfficials said the girl is expected to make a full recovery.
Public Health Officials Warn Against Swimming, Surfing Near Storm DrainsPublic health officials warned swimmers Tuesday against swimming in the ocean near storm drains, creeks and river after the recent rain storms.
Fecal Bacteria Found At Swimming Holes In Santa Monica MountainsTwo local swimming spots in the Santa Monica Mountains could pose a public health risk, according to a new study.
The Summer Safety Guide For Kids & FamiliesThis summer, families will come to visit Los Angeles' public pools, parks, venues and gardens. When little tots are in unfamiliar surroundings, the dangers can be unseen and unexpected. Here are a few great tips to keep the family safe in LA.
Aquarium Of The Pacific To Address Fallout Fears On Fukushima AnniversaryCan swimming or surfing in waters off the Southern California coast expose beachgoers to dangerous levels of radiation from the Fukushima disaster?
Lochte Beats Phelps In 200-M At US NationalsRyan Lochte beat Michael Phelps to win the 200-meter individual medley at the U.S. national championships, keeping Phelps winless in four races.
17-Year-Old Katie Ledecky Breaks World Record In 400M FreeKatie Ledecky broke the world record in the 400-meter freestyle at the U.S. national championships Saturday night, becoming the first woman since Janet Evans to hold world marks in the 400, 800 and 1,500 freestyles at the same time.
Huntington Beach's Tom Shields Edges Michael Phelps In 100M Butterfly At U.S. Nationals Two events, two losses for Michael Phelps. Tom Shields upset the three-time Olympic champion by a hundredth of a second to win the 100-meter butterfly at the U.S. national championships Friday night.
After Practically Missing Wall, Phelps Finishes 7th In 100M Freestyle At US Nationals In IrvineNathan Adrian led all the way to win the 100-meter freestyle at the U.S. national championships, with Michael Phelps finishing next-to-last in a star-studded field.
Teen Swims Catalina Crossing, Approaches Swimming Triple Crown HistoryA teenager from New Jersey swam the channel between Catalina Island and mainland California Monday and is well on her way to becoming the youngest person in history to complete three major open-water swims.