Tag: Natalie Coughlin

#stopolympics Picks Up The Pace

#stopolympics Picks Up The Pace Courtesy of USA Swimming, Colorado Springs, Colorado. When U.S. President Trump called Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe last week Friday, senior Japanese government spokesman Naoki Okada said, “The prime minister said firmly that he wanted to win the battle with coronavirus and make this summer’s Olympics a

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Cupping Versus KAATSU

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The Greatest Olympian of All Time, Michael Phelps, has drawn a lot of attention to the ancient Chinese art of cupping during his continued gold-medal run at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Phelps, along with other American Olympians like 12-time medalist Natalie Coughlin and actresses like Jennifer Aniston,

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Dancing With The Stars

The first live telecast with Diana Nyad pairing up with professional dancer Henry Byalikov will be shown tonight in America on Dancing With the Stars. "I'm a huge fan of both dancing and the show so here's one of my dreams come true," describes Nyad. "My partner is [28-year-old Australian] Henry Byalikov, a sublime dancer, an articulate and intelligent

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400 Just For Kicks And Time

It is often said that the fastest swimmers also have the fastest kicks. It has been largely true since the days of Duke Kahanamoku and continues on to the era of Natalie Coughlin and Ryan Lochte. Greta Andersen and Penny Dean kicked hard during their marathon swims. There was no let-up with these women. Similarly, Chris Stevenson, a 48-year-old world

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