Swimming

Culture

Why John Legend Learning to Swim Is Such a Big Deal

A history of segregation in pools makes the singer's foray into swim lessons all the more important.
Taylor Hosking
1.29.19
Noisey

Listen to Mac Miller's Previously Unreleased Spotify Session

Miller recorded a pared-down version of "Dunno" from 'Swimming' and a cover of Billy Preston's "Nothing from Nothing."
Alex Robert Ross
11.28.18
In Memoriam

Mac Miller Wasn't Done

The rapper, who died on Friday, was constantly reinventing himself, searching for an identity. He had much more to give.
Alex Robert Ross
9.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Incredibly Horny Dolphin Is Terrorizing Swimmers at a French Beach

The local mayor banned swimming after the animal started rubbing himself on kayaks.
Drew Schwartz
8.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Horrifying Video Shows Teen Being Shoved Off a Bridge by Her 'Friend'

Friends don't push friends off of 60-foot bridges.
River Donaghey
8.9.18
Essays

Mac Miller Is at His Lyrical Best on 'Swimming'

The Pittsburgh rapper's new record is about recovery, but he's sharp enough to resist the simple narratives.
Alex Robert Ross
8.8.18
Swimming

Ryan Lochte Gets Year Suspension After Posting Photo of Unsanctioned IV Use

The gold medal Olympic swimmer, known for doing stupid shit—surprise—did some stupid shit again.
Liam Daniel Pierce
7.23.18
New music

Mac Miller Details New LP 'Swimming,' Shares Woozy "Self Care"

Miller's fifth studio album will be out August 3. The first single from the record was co-written with Dev Hynes and J.I.D.
Alex Robert Ross
7.13.18
Canada

Photos of Toronto’s Midnight Pool Hoppers

It’s one of the last good free things to do in this sweltering city.
Mike Morris
6.28.18
Health

Turns Out Swimming in the Sea Is Actually Kind of Bad for You

Stomach bugs, ear aches and more await you in the ocean.
VICE Staff
3.1.18
Photography

Dreamy Photos of a Chinese Swimming Club on the North Korean Border

Some members have been part of the Yalu River Swimmer's Association for more than 20 years.
Tara Wray
2.19.18
16 project

Meet the Future of Paralympic Swimming: The 16 Project

Ellie Robinson has set Paralympic records and won gold at Rio—all before turning 16. As a Paralympic athlete, she was born with a form of dwarfism known as cartilage-hair hypoplasia (CHH). Despite the obstacles, Ellie has let little get in her way.
VICE Sports
10.3.17
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