This is about my best buddy Fran Crippen, an amazing man who died swimming in a race in 2010. Thanks to Eric Adelson at The Post Game for publishing this piece.
For 12 years, Ed Moses was on and off the swimming scene, in and out of the limelight. This interview gets to the why of it all.
Stefan Hirniak knows more about the vicissitudes of competition than anyone. See how he trained his brain to handle the stress.
Forget the long hours and grueling workouts – finances and funding are the primary obstacles many Olympians face in the pursuit of their dreams. Eric Adelson and I co-wrote this one.