Topic: Synchronized Swimming

July 30, 2012

With the States only sending two competitors to London, American "synchro" is in danger of sinking into obscurity.  The rise of the Russians, and a shift in focus from artistry to athleticism, has left U.S. synchronized swimming treading water for the first time since the sport's introduction at the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles. 

February 5, 2012

In which we recommend a short film about life, death, smoking weed, and senior-citizen synchronized swimming. Though the subject matter and the setting could easily lend themselves to an ironic schmaltz, Aquadettes contains no corn.