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The dog, Fina.

Another dog has died after swimming in a lake infested with toxic blue-green algae

Tamra Massey, a woman from Boerne, Texas, believes her dog, Fina, ate toxic blue-green algae and died.
Always take your contacts out before you swim, shower or go to sleep, or you risk a serious eye infection.

A woman went blind after showering with contacts in, and an eye doctor says it’s because a contact lens is a ‘sponge’ for fungi and ...

It's important to take out contact lenses before going to bed, showering, or swimming. Failing to do so can lead to infection or worse.
Team France at the 2019 FINA World Championships.

25 stunning photos of synchronized swimmers taken at the perfect time

Photos of synchronized swimmers prove that the sport goes far beyond floral swim caps and coordinated outfits.
Team France at the 2019 FINA World Championships.

25 stunning photos of synchronized swimmers taken at the perfect time

Photos of synchronized swimmers prove that the sport goes far beyond floral swim caps and coordinated outfits.
Swimply is the perfect website to use throughout the summer if you don't have a pool.

A new website lets you rent swimming pools by the hour, and it’s perfect for summer

Currently the company offers access to pools in 20 states across the US, many of which cost less than $100 per hour to rent.
Caeleb Dressel broke Michael Phelps' record in the 100-meter butterfly.

2 long-standing Michael Phelps world records have been broken in one week, and he handled it graciously

Michael Phelps has just one individual record left after two of his records fell within days of each other.
The pool may be your go-to spot for summer fun, but you're likely sharing the water with bacteria, parasites and viruses.

‘Hot tub rash’ can cause pus-filled blisters, and you can get it from pools and lakes too. Here are 9 other ways swimming can make you sic...

Crypto is dangerous to swimmers because it resists chlorine, but norovirus, giarda, shigella, and legionella can all be in your swimming pool too.
Sun Yang of China speaks with Duncan Scott of Great Britain during the medal ceremony for the Men's 200m Freestyle Final on day three of the Gwangju 2019 FINA World Championships after Scott refused to stand next to him.

‘You’re a loser, I’m a winner:’ Chinese swimming superstar Sun Yang lashes out as British rival Duncan Scott joins protest aga...

Scott followed similar actions taken by Australian swimmer Mack Horton against Sun during a medal ceremony at the world championships on Sunday.
You can bring your friends along for the ride with a giant, inflatable pool float that's shaped like a boat.

Amazon now sells a boat-shaped pool float that fits up to 6 people and has a built-in cooler

Sun Pleasure's "6-Person Inflatable Bay Breeze Boat Island Party Island" comes with eight cup holders so you can have a party out on the water.