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8 Questions Every Swimmer Should Ask Themselves

Olivier Poirier-Leroy has 8 questions that swimmers should ask themselves every day.

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International

World Championships Preview: Women’s 100 Butterfly

Sarah Sjostrom will be looking to repeat as world champion…

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International

Sjostrom Drops 56.9 100 Fly to Win Gold on Day 2 of Swedish Championships

The 2015 Swedish Championships in Sundsvall continued today with the women’s 200 back, 50 breast, 100 fly, and 800 free as well as the men’s 400 I.M., 100 back, and 50 fly.

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Training

5 Ways to Accelerate your Recovery in Swimming

It’s preseason. Training is at the top of your priority, and your recovery is essential to getting through the next few weeks of high intensity workouts. For the 19-20 hours in the day that you spend off the pool deck, you have complete control over your recovery and how well you treat your body.

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College Recruiting

Another sprint talent for NC State: Wilton Wahoo Ky-lee Perry makes early verbal for 2016

Commitments from the class of 2016 are starting to pour in just two days into the official recruiting season, with Wilton Wahoo standout Ky-lee Perry verbally committing to NC State.

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International

Aquatic Competitions In Greece Posponed Due To Bailout Referendum

Multiple aquatic competitions that were scheduled for this weekend in Greece will be postponed due to the upcoming Greek bailout referendum that will be taking place on July 5, 2015.

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NCAA Approves 100 Yard IM, Synchronized Diving for College Competition
Three 13-year-olds qualify for Olympic Trials over the weekend
All 5 University of Virginia Swimmers Suspended in 2014 Now Face 10-Count Hazing Lawsuit
6 Bad Swim Practice Habits You Should Break Now
Top 20 swimming recruits in the boys high school class of 2016
Top 20 swimming recruits in the girls high school class of 2016
17 Ways You Know You Are a Distance Swimmer
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NCAA Approves 100 Yard IM, Synchronized Diving for College Competition
Three 13-year-olds qualify for Olympic Trials over the weekend
The Top 9 Swimming Pool Games: #3 Sharks and Minnows
All 5 University of Virginia Swimmers Suspended in 2014 Now Face 10-Count Hazing Lawsuit
Shouts from the Stands: 5 Dangerous Misconceptions for Swimming Parents to avoid
Mental Health in Swimming: A Silent Struggle – One of Many
6 Reasons Swim Moms Are The Absolute Best
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8 Questions Every Swimmer Should Ask Themselves

Olivier Poirier-Leroy has 8 questions that swimmers should ask themselves every day.

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World Championships Preview: Women’s 100 Butterfly

Sarah Sjostrom will be looking to repeat as world champion…

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Sjostrom Drops 56.9 100 Fly to Win Gold on Day 2 of Swedish Championships

The 2015 Swedish Championships in Sundsvall continued today with the women’s 200 back, 50 breast, 100 fly, and 800 free as well as the men’s 400 I.M., 100 back, and 50 fly.

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Finis

5 Ways to Accelerate your Recovery in Swimming

It’s preseason. Training is at the top of your priority, and your recovery is essential to getting through the next few weeks of high intensity workouts. For the 19-20 hours in the day that you spend off the pool deck, you have complete control over your recovery and how well you treat your body.

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Another sprint talent for NC State: Wilton Wahoo Ky-lee Perry makes early verbal for 2016

Commitments from the class of 2016 are starting to pour in just two days into the official recruiting season, with Wilton Wahoo standout Ky-lee Perry verbally committing to NC State.

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Aquatic Competitions In Greece Posponed Due To Bailout Referendum

Multiple aquatic competitions that were scheduled for this weekend in Greece will be postponed due to the upcoming Greek bailout referendum that will be taking place on July 5, 2015.

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Natalie Grothe to join Colorado State Rams roster for 2015-2016

Natalie Grothe, Nevada breaststroker and sister to Auburn grad Zane Grothe, will swim for the Colorado State Rams next season in a late commitment announced by the team today.

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NCAA Lowers 80% Of Division II Time Standards

The NCAA released the 2016 Division II Swimming and Diving Qualifying Standards Thursday, and once again saw a huge change…

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NCAA Releases Time Standards For 2016 NCAA Division II Championships

It is not a surprise to see the NCAA Division II time standards getting faster. Numerous NCAA records were broken throughout the 2014-2015 season, and several swimmers posted times that would have held their own at the NCAA division I Championships.

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Former WKU associate head coach Brian Thomas resurfaces at UNLV as new assistant

Former Western Kentucky associate head coach Brian Thomas has found a landing spot for next season, joining the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels as the program’s assistant coach.

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The Swimmer’s Guide to Punching Fear of Failure in the Face

If you knew that you couldn’t fail, what would you do with your swimming? Here are 8 strategies for defeating the fear of failure for swimmers.

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Top 20 swimming recruits in the girls high school class of 2016

National public high school 100 fly record-holder Beata Nelson is among the top swimmers in a very deep girls class of 2016.

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Top 20 swimming recruits in the boys high school class of 2016

Pleasanton’s Maxime Rooney is a swimmer on the rise, and his freestyle prowess ranks him at the top of our recruiting class.

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Top German swimmer Marco Koch uses hypnosis to get into ‘the right flow’

Looking at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Koch and his coach are trying new ways to improve perfomances.

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Stories and Portraits of Swimmers featured in Fearless: Portraits of LGBT Athletes

Somebody Books announces the release of FEARLESS: Portraits of LGBT Student Athletes, a photography book and personal memoir by American artist Jeff Sheng.

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Calling all Swimmers: Explosive starts, powerful strokes, faster splits…

The USA Swimming Foundation brings together an all-star lineup of Olympic swimmers and coaches for the 2015 Adult Performance Camp scheduled for October 16-18.

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