Posted Aug. 15, 2016, 12:31 pm
Team Santa Monica's Jordan Wilimovsky finished 4th at his first Olympic Games in Rio, becoming the 2nd fastest American swimmer of all time in the 1500m "mile" event.
Team Santa Monica’s Jordan Wilimovsky Swims to Third Place at Rio Olympics going into Saturday's Finals
Posted Aug. 12, 2016, 12:46 pm
In his first-ever Olympic swim, Malibu native and Team Santa Monica swimmer Jordan Wilimovsky achieved his own personal record of 14:48.23 this morning in Rio.
Posted Jan. 9, 2015, 9:16 am
Los Angeles lost Thursday in its effort to become the U.S. bidder to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, with the U.S. Olympic Committee choosing Boston instead.
Posted Jan. 8, 2015, 8:04 am
Los Angeles could learn today following a meeting of the United States Olympic Committee Board of Directors in Colorado whether it will be chosen as the American city offered as the site of the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:05 am
A Los Angeles delegation that included Mayor Eric Garcetti joined three other cities today making final pitches to the U.S. Olympic Committee Board of Directors in Redwood City in hopes of becoming the U.S. candidate to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:09 am
Los Angeles will be among four cities making final presentations to the U.S. Olympic Committee Board of Directors in Redwood City today to be the potential U.S. candidate to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Posted Aug. 4, 2012, 2:10 am
Prince Mumba, an 800m specialist born in the Copper belt of Kitwe, Zambia has been training with the Santa Monica Track Club at Santa Monica College since 2008. After four years of training with legendary Olympic coach Joe Douglas, he is set to run in the Olympics in London this week.