After witnessing the greatest week in swimming history at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, 3-time Olympic gold medalist and NBC analyst Rowdy Gaines dishes all the behind-the-scenes dirt to Growing Bolder.
Rowdy Gaines: Failure
You know him as a huge swimming success -- but did you know that Olympic champion Rowdy Gaines failed over and over and over again? He has advice for learning from the defeats and taking chances until you succeed.
GB WebChat: Rowdy Gaines
Olympian, humanitarian and all-around good guy Rowdy Gaines is best known for his speed in the pool and his work as an NBC Olympics analyst. But what makes him happiest? Just take a look in this WebChat!
Watch a World Record-Setting Relay
Growing Bolder was proud to be a sponsor of the Rowdy Gaines Masters Classic presented by LIMU this past weekend. The meet was a smashing success with 12 new Masters World Records set. Watch the complete relay for a new world record!
Masters Sports: The Fountain of Youth
Olympian Rowdy Gaines hosts the upcoming 60-minute program produced by Growing Bolder -- highlighting men and women who pursue active, competitive and healthy lives through masters sports.
Something to Croak About
We're proud to be a sponsor of the upcoming Rowdy Gaines Masters Classic presented by LIMU. Once again, Growing Bolder CEO Marc Middleton will compete in the meet as a member of Rowdy's Team BluFrog. Last year, Team BluFrog had plenty of croak about.
How World Records Are Broken
Motivated by the stories we do every week, GB CEO Marc Middleton got back in the pool for the first time in 35 years.Today, Marc is a member of Rowdy Gaines' Blu Frog Masters Team, and the Froggers have something to croak about.
Rowdy Gaines' Olympic Picks
The Olympics are finally here! Before he left for London, Growing Bolder contributor Rowdy Gaines, who will be calling his sixth Olympics for NBC Sports, describes what it's like to have the best seat in the house for his beloved sport of swimming.
Rowdy Gaines' Inside Olympics Scoop
Is Missy Franklin the new face of U.S. swimming? Why are the Olympic swimmers suddenly wearing two caps? NBC Sports commentator and Growing Bolder contributor Rowdy Gaines checks in via Skype from London to take us inside the 2012 Olympic Games.