Archive for February, 2018

‘I Don’t See a Newsworthy Reason to Rehash the Previous Problems’ at USA Swimming — What the Editor of the Omaha World-Herald Told Me in 2012

Published February 21st, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Before heading to Omaha to report from the Olympic Swimming Trials in 2012, I corresponded with reporters and editors at the Omaha World-Herald. Omaha was and is a swimming company town that has hosted multiple Olympic trials meets. A major corporate sponsor of USA Swimming was Mutual of Omaha, the insurance […]

Meet the Fabulous Woessner Sisters of USA Swimming Corporate Headquarters. Susan Woessner Is the Director of Safe Sport. Geri Woessner Is the Business Development Manager.

Published February 21st, 2018, Uncategorized

And both starred in the SwimBiz marketing conference. See the two articles below, from our archives.   Dear Woessner Sisters of USA Swimming’s Bloated and Overpaid Executive Staff: How Much Do You Get Paid for Jobs Like These? Published February 25th, 2013 Susan Woessner is the “director of safe sport” for USA Swimming. She was […]

Concussion Inc. Tells Court ‘Further Delaying Tactics’ in California Public Records Act Case For Documents in 2014 Death of Cal Football Player Ted Agu ‘Are Unacceptable’

Published February 21st, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   After months of meeting and conferring, my attorney Roy Gordet and lawyers for the respondent University of California Board of Regents are submitting separate case management statements to Alameda County Superior Court in my now nearly year-old California Public Records Act lawsuit for withheld internal university documents related to the 2014 […]

Major Media Outlets’ Tardy Investigations of USA Swimming Abuse and Cover-Up Are Welcome — Also Must Be Taken With a Silo of Sodium Chloride

Published February 20th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Obviously, it is a good thing that the pack journalists of the corporate media are piling on to the newly fashionable scrutiny of USA Swimming abuse and cover-up, after the enterprise of the investigative team at the Indianapolis Star blew open the story of the monster doctor of USA Gymnastics, Larry […]

Muchnick Discusses New Scrutiny of USA Swimming Sexual Abuse on 96.9 The Game in Orlando

Published February 19th, 2018, Uncategorized

Growing attention to sexual abuse scandals at USA Swimming in the wake of the Larry Nassar / USA Gymnastics story was the subject of my interview this morning with Marc Daniels on “The Beat of Sports” on 96.9 The Game in Orlando. The audio is below. This follows publication by the Orange County Register of an article […]