The 2-week classes at city pools will be offered June-July.
Senior Kevin Cordes captures 100-yard breast stroke in 50.25 seconds.
Teens will be able to buy a pass for $45 that will give them unlimited access to city buses and swimming pools this summer.
UA diver Samantha Pickens finished second Friday in the 3-meter final at the Pac-12 women’s swimming and diving championships in Seattle.
This three-move pool circuit provides a heart-pumping recovery workout.
Phelps has been charged with driving under the influence and excessive speed.
United States' Lindsay Benko congratulates Martiza Correia, left, as Colleen Lanne and Amanda Weir look on after a qualifying heat of the 4 x 100 meter freestyle relay at the Olympic Aquatic Centre during the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Aug. 14, 2004. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
UA swimmer Amanda Beard races Georgia in her second place finish in the 200 Breast Stroke at Hillenbrand Aquatic Center Jan. 14, 2000.
May 28: Dive in: Tucson public pools open.
Diana Nyad's 110-mile swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage, a first, took 53 hours. But really, the journey was much longer. Her first attempt at the feat was in 1978 and the successful try this weekend was her fifth attempt.
The famed ponies of Chincoteague and Assateague made their annual swim Wednesday, but they had to brave some bad weather of the Eastern Shore of Virginia.
Thousands of visitors watched as about 130 ponies crossed the channel from Assateague Island to Chincoteague beneath the downpour of a s…
Actress and former national swimming champion Esther Williams is shown poolside at her home in Hollywood, June 10, 1948. Big, elaborate pools just aren't necessary for home use, she maintains. Her miniature measures about 20 by 30 feet. (AP Photo)
Esther Williams is shown in Hollywood, July 13, 1943. (AP Photo)
Behind the scenes, pool inspector Dave Hansen checks the automated pump-room operations of a public pool. The county inspects public pools monthly during swim season, and workers check water quality hourly. Hansen was checking the system on May 24.
Pima County inspector Dave Hansen uses a color-coded testing kit to measure pH and chlorine level during a recent pool inspection. Summertime, and its heat, adds a tough variable to keeping pool chemicals in balance and water quality safe.
Looking at a swimming pool in your neighborhood or at your gym, you can't tell whether you're seeing clean and refreshing water or a reservoir of icky germs.
The grand reopening of the Flowing Wells Pool, 4545 N. La Cholla Blvd., is tomorrow.
Foothills' Matt Lujan won the 100-yard backstroke, above, and took third in the 200 IM.