USA swimming

USA swimming

Report: USOC Ignored Sexual Assault Concerns from USA Swimming for Years, Too

As it turns out, the United States Olympic Committee was also aware of sexual abuse in swimming years before doing anything about it.
Sean Newell
3.31.17
Rio 2016

Report: Ryan Lochte to be Suspended Ten Months, Banned from 2017 World Championships

Lochtegate is almost over for good now.
Sean Newell
9.7.16
ryan lochpee

Ryan Lochte Once Pissed Himself

Surprisingly, it was not as an adult—at least, not as far as we know.
Patrick Sauer
8.3.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Stanford Rapist Brock Turner Is Banned from USA Swimming Forever

He may be out of jail in as little as three months, but the convict swimmer can stop dreaming of Team USA.
Janaya Greene
6.10.16
women in sports

Sexual Abuse In Women's Sports, Part V: Ex-Swimmer Jancy Thompson

In the concluding interview of our series on sexual abuse in women's swimming, Jancy Thompson talks about the depression drove her to quit the sport she loved.
Rob Trucks
6.19.14
women in sports

Sexual Abuse In Women's Sports, Part IV: Former Swimmer Debra Denithorne-Grodensky

In part four of our interview series, Debra Denithorne-Grodensky talks with Rob Trucks about her abuse at the hands of the since-convicted Andy King.
Rob Trucks
6.18.14
women in sports

Sexual Abuse in Women's Sports, Part III: Former Swimmer Katie Kelly on USA Swimming

Rob Trucks interviews swimmer Katie Kelly about Andy King, her swimming coach who pressured her into kissing a male teammate and later went to prison for sexual abuse.
Rob Trucks
6.13.14
women in sports

Sexual Abuse in Women's Sports, Part II: Gold Medalist Deena Deardurff Schmidt

In part two of a five-part interview series about sexual abuse in women's sports, Rob Trucks speaks with Olympic Gold Medalist Deena Deardurff Schmidt.
Rob Trucks
6.12.14
women in sports

Sexual Abuse in Women's Sports, Part I: Three-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Nancy Hogshead-Makar

Rob Trucks
6.11.14