From OpenwaterpediaSwimVortex.com. He is also a sports writer and journalist for The Times/Sunday Times.
- 2007 Al Shoenfield Media Award from the International Swimming Hall of Fame.
- 2009 American Swimming Coaches Association Media Award
SwimVortex.com is a website dedicated to quality coverage of world-class swimming and will carry on the tradition of providing up-to-the-minute swimming news, meaningful statistics, analysis and world rankings that developed at SwimNews. Its site is dedicated to the founder and owner of SwimNews, Nick Thierry, who passed away in October 2012.