Event: The University of Texas at Austin hosts the Austin Grand Prix, at which more than 10 Olympic swimmers and numerous national record holders will compete. When: March 5-7. Preliminaries begin at 9:30 a.m., and finals start at 5:30 p.m. Where: The Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center, 1900 Robert Dedman Drive. Background: The… » Continue Reading
This summer's Olympics has a Longhorn flavor, with members of the U.S. Olympic swim team using workout and recovery sports performance drinks created by Dr. John Ivy, chair of the College of Education's Department of Kinesiology and Health Education.