A Squad of 87 Kids Swim Across the Widest Stretch of Periyar Including 6-Year-Old Abirami

  • May 22, 2017

87 brave kids swam the widest stretch of Periyar which is 600 meters wide from Ashramam Kadavu to Manappuram Kadavu. The stretch of Periyar is 30 feet deep and full of massive currents and kids took 2...

Karnataka State Government Says No to Outsource Maintenance of Swimming Pools

  • May 17, 2017

The Minister for Youth Empowerment and Sports Pramod Madhwaraj said that the Swimming Pools will be maintained and operated by the state government in the coming days. The practice of outsourcing the ...

Para-Swimmer Satendra Singh Aims to Conquer the English Channel

  • May 09, 2017

Ace swimmer Satendra Singh from Gwalior has aimed to swim a 33.3 km at the Strait of Dover, the narrowest part of English Channel in June 2017. He swam from Mumbai Prongs Reef Light House to Elephanta...

India SWIMS Among the 6 to Win Inaugural Service to Society Grants by World Olympian Association

  • May 02, 2017

India SWIMS is awarded the World Olympians Association’s Inaugural Service to Society Grants scheme. It’s one of the six projects across the world to be selected for this programme. The projects a...

Central Swimming Club (CSC) Emerges as Overall Team Champions at the 33rd State Age Group Aquatic Championship 2017 in Imphal, Manipur

  • April 24, 2017

The 33rd State Age Group Aquatic Championship 2017 took place at Khuman Lampak Swimming Pool in Imphal, Manipur from 21st to 23rd April 2017. The championship was organised by Manipur Swimming Associa...

Nisha Millet's Swimming Academy to Renovate the Kensington Swimming Pool in Ulsoor, Bengaluru, After 9 Years

  • April 20, 2017

The Kensington Swimming Pool located in the Ulsoor lake area of Bengaluru reopens after being out of use for nearly 9 years. Nisha Millet’s Swimming Academy has received a contract by the Department...

FINA Proposes New Swimming Events for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

  • April 18, 2017

FINA’s proposal to add 10 more swimming events to 2020 Tokyo Olympics takes the total number of events to 44. The final say is at the Olympic program by the International Olympic Committee. The prop...

Paralympic Swimmer Mohammad Shams Aalam Shaikh Swims towards Success in the Goan Sea

  • April 18, 2017

30-year-old Bandra swimmer Mohammad Shams Aalam Shaikh is aiming for the upcoming 2018 Asian Games. Shaikh was a black belt holder and a qualified coach with over 40 gold medals to his credit. His w...

Paralympic Swimmer Sharath Gayakwad Featured in Forbes Under-30 Super-Achievers

  • April 18, 2017

Paralympic Swimmer Sharath Gayakwad nailed it to the Forbes Under-30 Superachievers from Asia for the year 2017. The 25-year-old is India’s first paralympic swimmer, coach and Arjuna Award winner wh...

Budding Swimmer Natasha Patnaik from Hyderabad to Participate in World School Games at Budapest, Hungary

  • April 17, 2017

Natasha Patnaik from Hyderabad is all set to participate in the under 17 years’ category at the World School Games to be held from April 20-25 in Budapest, Hungary. The 14-year-old swimmer is the on...