Lane 1 - Fishbowl LA posts "An Epic Swimmer Gets an Epic Profile. At age 55, Burt Lancaster starred in The Swimmer, a feature film based on the John Cheever short story. “The Swimmer” is also the deceptively straightforward title for a rip-roaring profile in the August issue of Out magazine of 63-year-old Cuba-to-Florida athlete Diana Nyad."
Lane 2 - Knoxnews.com posts (w/video) "A hyped-up crowd of 1,500 filled the University of Tennessee's $27 million swimming and diving facility, on the edge of their seats to catch a glimpse of Olympic heroes, past and future. For one day, Knoxville meshed with Team USA, caught up in the glory of the world's oldest and most storied games — the Olympics."
Lane 3 - The Telegraph posts "London 2012 Olympics: Ian Thorpe has no regrets over failed London comeback. Australia's five-time Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe says he does not regret his failed bid to swim at London 2012."
The Australian posts (w/video) "The Weekend Australian Magazine's Greg Callaghan sat down with Thorpe for a frank discussion about his career, his comeback attempt, his personal highs and lows and what is next for the athlete who shot to international fame at 15 and is now about to turn 30."
Lane 4 - Coles Supermarkets post via youtube "How to make Roasted Apples with Curtis Stone - Coles. Watch Curtis Stone and Olympian James Magnussen cook James' favourite dessert, roasted apples with honey nut crumble and yoghurt."
"How to make Marsala Braised Beef with Curtis Stone and James Magnussen - Coles. Curtis Stone and Olympian James Magnussen team up to cook James' favourite dish, Marsala Braised Beef with parsnips, pumpkin & silverbeet."
Lane 5 - Denver Post has "Colorado Springs swimmer Jessica Long wins ESPY Award. U.S. Paralympian Jessica Long — who lives and trains at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs — won the ESPY award for Best Female Athlete with a Disability, Wednesday night in Los Angeles."
Lane 6 - Marketwatch posts "O'Neill 365 Brand Ambassador and World Renowned Swimmer Natalie Coughlin Launches Signature Collection. The Gold Medalist's Limited Edition Designs are Available Now Online and at Select Retail Stores Nationwide."
Lane 7 - Lifetime Fitness posts via youtube "Swim safety with Life Time Fitness. Tyler Green of Life Time Fitness gave KARE 11 viewers swim safety tips."
Lane 8 - NY Daily News posts "City swimmers Zach Chang and Alex McCarter take part in open water races around city landmarks. Recent city high school graduates to take part in Brooklyn Bridge Swim on Sunday."