For additional information about swimming, check out the links below.

The national governing body of competitive swimming in the U.S. is U.S.A. Swimming. The site provides contact and record information as well as additional resources for coaches, swimmers and parents.

The governing body for international competitive swimming is FINA. This organization is also in charge of regulating water polo, diving, open water swimming and synchronized swimming at the international level.

Swimwear, caps, goggles and tons of other swimming accessories are available from Speedo and TYR. Sites by retailers like Kiefer offer many brands for comparative shopping.