Winter inspiration

63 days ago

The high speeds and derailed dreams of the Olympics make swimmer Jessica Hardy a nervous wreck, but she’s still tuning in to every event she can. And the Sochi Olympians are helping to fuel her own training motivation. Read more ...

Duel in the Pool a real thriller

112 days ago

Jessica Hardy is still hoarse after cheering on her teammates in the final event as Team USA defeated Europe in a thrilling tiebreaker race to capture the Duel in the Pool. Read more ...

A teammate for life

154 days ago

Jessica Hardy's wedding to fellow swimmer Dominik Meichtry included a dog as ring bearer -- and their honeymoon suite came complete with a 47-meter private pool. Read more ...

Thrills and chills at worlds

231 days ago

If watching youngsters Missy Franklin and Katie Ledecky dominate while winning a gold medal herself wasn’t enough, Jessica Hardy got a real jolt at the world championships: nearly losing her engagement ring. Read more ...

Out of the pool and down the aisle

231 days ago

As she finishes competing at the world championships, Jessica Hardy is happy to switch gears and turn her attention to her October wedding and her precious pup. Read more ...

Jessica Hardy reflects and projects

231 days ago

After an offseason of fun that included driving a race car and attending the Grammys, Jessica Hardy is back in the pool hoping to make a splash at nationals. Read more ...

Happiness is my new priority

369 days ago

What a difference a year makes. At this time last year, leading up to the London Games, there was a lot of anxiety in my life. After my suspension just before Beijing, I was afraid I wouldn't get another shot at the Olympics. Read more ...

On to the next race

518 days ago

I didn't expect winning Olympic medals to feel quite this good! Since I started swimming, I've dreamed of competing at the Olympics and earning medals with the U.S. team. Seeing those dreams become reality this past summer has brought me immense satisfaction. Read more ...

Finally time to dry off

613 days ago

After winning a gold and a bronze, U.S. swimmer Jessica Hardy is enjoying her reward: a warm bed instead of a cold pool. Read more ...

#AskJessica: Hardy answers your questions

622 days ago

You asked U.S. swimmer Jessica Hardy questions via Twitter, and she answered. She weighs in on her love for the sprint events, her swimming strengths and her time in London: Tina, @TinaLaswim: Have you considered competing in the 200m breaststroke, and if yes will it be in recent future? Read more ...