Go Team USA + Props to the Swim Brands that Support Them!
Congratulations to all of the swimmers who qualified for the US Olympic team! And a big thank you to the brands that got them there! Below are the U.S. Swimmers that qualified to go to London:
Tyler Clary – 200 Fly, 200 Back
Ryan Lochte – 200 Back, 200 IM, 400m IM, 200 Free, 800 Free Relay
Michael Phelps – 200 IM, 400 IM, 100 Fly, 200 Fly, 800 Free Relay
Jessica Hardy – 50 Free, 100 Free, 400 Free Relay
Natalie Coughlin – 400 Free Relay
Kara Lynn Joyce – 50 Free
Peter Vanderkaay - 400 Free
Brendan Hansen - 100 Breast
Nathan Adrian – 100 Free, 400 Free Relay
Dana Vollmer - 100 Fly, 800 Free Relay
Kate Ziegler – 800 Free
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Ricky Berens – 200 Free, 800 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay
Matt Grevers – 100 Backstroke, 400 Free Relay
Ariana Kukors – 200 IM
Nick Thoman – 100 Back
Amanda Weir – 400 Free Relay
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Cullen Jones – 50 Free, 100 Free, 400 Free Relay
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Jason Lezak – 400 Free Relay
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Rebecca Soni – 100 Breast, 200 Breast
Eric Shanteau – 100 Breast
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Also, congratulations to the rest of Team USA:
Alex Meyer - 10K Open Water
Conor Dwyer – 400 Free, 800 Free Relay
Scott Weltz – 200 Breast
Clark Burckle – 200 Breast
Tyler McGill – 100 Fly
Anthony Ervin – 50 Free
Jimmy Feigen – 400 Free Relay
Matt McLean – 800 Free Relay
Charlie Houchin – 800 Free Relay
Davis Tarwater – 800 Free Relay
Andrew Gemmell – 1500 Free
Connor Jaeger – 1500 Free
Haley Anderson - 10K Open Water
Elizabeth Beisel – 200 Backstroke, 400 IM
Allison Schmitt - 400 Free, 200 Free, 400 Free Relay, 800 Free Relay
Missy Franklin – 100 Free, 100m Backstroke, 200 Backstroke, 200 Free, 400 Free Relay, 800 Free Relay
Breeja Larson – 100 Breaststroke
Lauren Perdue – 800 Free Relay
Caitlin Leverenz – 400 IM , 200m IM
Cammile Adams – 200 Fly
Kathleen Hersey – 200 Fly
Claire Donahue – 100 Fly
Chloe Sutton – 400 Free
Rachel Bootsma – 100 Back
Micah Lawrence – 200 Breast
Lia Neal – 400 Free Relay
Katie Ledecky – 800 Free
Shannon Vreeland – 800 Free Relay
Alyssa Anderson – 800 Free Relay
Other fan favorites:
Janet Evans – Janet is a former Olympian, specializing in mid- to long-distance events. She has been a big name in the swimming world since the 80’s, and continues to compete to this day. At 40 years old, she competed at the 2012 Olympic Trials in the 400 and 800 meter Freestyle. Janet is a true inspiration! Check out a day in the life of Janet Evans here: http://www.swimoutlet.com/janetevans
Amanda Beard – Amanda is a seven-time Olympic medalist and is a phenomenal breaststroker. She has been on the National circuit since 1996, when she was merely 15 years old. Today, she continues to compete and even swam the 200 breaststroke in the 2012 Olympic Trials. Get a glimpse into Amanda's journey here: http://www.swimoutlet.com/amandabeard-chasing5
We should also recognize USA Swimming's progressiveness. Their rules to allow branding on the "front" of swim caps is a major boost for an athlete's ability to get more revenue from their sponsor. Kudos to them. Hopefully the IOC follows suit. Through the strong support of their sponsors and the swim community, these athletes are really able to reach their full potential.
Please give a shout out to your favorite athlete and the swim apparel brand that supported them!
Email Address Invalid. Please enter an email address in the format: firstname.lastname@example.orgJason
2 years ago.Matt Grevers, well done! I'm sure TYR is proud too!Sandy L
2 years ago.OMG, loved seeing Lochte on TV!Jeff
2 years ago.Stunning job Cullen! Did not expect that. Also, props to Nike.Betsy Harrison
2 years ago.Congratulations to all of you. You have worked so very hard to get to where you are today. As a fellow swimmer, I will be with you 100% heart and soul, watching your Olympic dreams come true.Add a Comment
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