Tag: American Swimming Association

Swimming With Sandy

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Day after day, year after year, decade after decade Sandy Neilson-Bell keeps herself busy around the water. From her early days around the pool in Southern California to her teenage Olympic glory in the 1972 Munich Olympic Games, Neilson-Bell has finally called home around the lakes near Austin,

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NCAA Agrees Triathlon Is Emerging

Years ago, we predicted that the NCAA would eventually recognize triathlon as an official sport. Frankly, we are surprised that it took this long, but the NCAA recognized triathlon as an emerging sport in an official announcement in January. This designation allows the NCAA member institutions to award athletic opportunities to female student-athletes.

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