American record-holder Nathan Adrian has hidden his three Olympic gold medals, a silver and all his other hardware in his closet. For him, it's all about improving. He figures he'll have plenty of time to enjoy them when he retires.
Michael Phelps lost for the third straight time in one of his signature events Sunday, finishing a tenth of a second behind Australia's Nicholas D'Arcy in the 200-meter butterfly at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix.
Joining swimmers in the "ready room" at U.S. nationals later this month will be inspectors making sure athletes are wearing approved suits. Those who aren't will be told to change on the spot or be disqualified.