"The victory and glory lasts for only a moment. What has been achieved in life, is there forever."
Manuel Estiarte (ESP) 5x top-scorer of the olympic waterpolo tournament
"Often described as the best defensive player of his era, if not the best overall player. He is known for his ability to spring out of the water and block shots, as well as his strength in one-on-one situations. He is also noted for his highly accurate shots and passes.
Tamas Kasas (HUN) Olympic golds at Sydney in 2000, Athens in 2004 and Beijing in 2008.
“Nothing is impossible. With so many people saying it couldn’t be done, all it takes is imagination.”
Michael Phelps (USA) 18x Olympic gold medalist winner
“Have fun, because that’s what life is all about.”
Ryan Lochte (USA) Gold medalist and WR holder on the 200 and 400m
“Without goals, training has no direction.”
Natalie Coughlin (USA) Most decorated female swimmer of all time
“The water is your friend…you don’t have to fight with water, just share the same spirit as the water, and it will help you move.”
Alexander Popov (RUS) Gold medalist and former WR holder on the 50m free