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Training
How To Ramp Up Strength Training

Like most things in sports, doing the same exact strength training you did last season may not help you improve. To continue to get better, you need to challenge your body to learn more complex movements. Read More »

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Asia
Japan Sending Sparse 22 and 21 Swimmer Rosters to Pan Pacs and Asian Games

Japan's Kosuke Hagino will be one of 13 men to represent Japan at the Pan Pac Championships and the Asian Games. Read More »

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Ivy League
‘Interim’ no more: Kevin Tyrrell named head men’s coach at Harvard

After winning an Ivy League title as essentially an interim head coach, Kevin Tyrrell has been officially named the head men's swimming and diving coach of the Harvard Crimson today, per the Harvard website. Read More »

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New Zealand and Oceania
New Zealand announces Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacs squads

World Champs bronze medalist Lauren Boyle headlines both the Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacs squads for New Zealand. Read More »

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Opinion
Shouts From the Stands: The Next Stroke for the Phoenix Swim Club

Have your own view on swimming or something in the world of swimming that you’d like to share with a... Read More »

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US Grand Prix
Mesa Grand Prix Sells Out Finals Sessions Day After Phelps’ Comeback Announcement

Tickets for the finals sessions of the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix in Mesa, Arizona have sold out on Tuesday. This... Read More »

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Britain
2014 British Gas National Championships Finals Recap-Carlin Finishes Strong on Final Day

The British Gas National Championships wrapped up Tuesday night. Things look bright for the British as the summer long course season rolls on. Read More »

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Rio 2016 Olympic Games
IOC Announces Open Water, Diving, Polo, Synchro Qualifying Systems for 2016 Olympics

The open water qualification system for the 2016 Olympics is unchanged from 2012. Read More »

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Australia
Harvey Picks up 3rd Win, Bowles And Fyfe Add 2nd on Day 2 of Australian Age Championships

Day 2 of the 2014 Australian Age Championships didn’t see as many record-breaking swims as the meet’s first day, however... Read More »

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How To Ramp Up Strength Training

Like most things in sports, doing the same exact strength training you did last season may not help you improve. To continue to get better, you need to challenge your body to learn more complex movements.

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Stanford Grad Leaves The Sun To Start Fresh With Club Wolverine

Stanford post grad jumps halfway across the country to take his swimming to new heights.

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FINIS Inc.

Japan Sending Sparse 22 and 21 Swimmer Rosters to Pan Pacs and Asian Games

Japan’s Kosuke Hagino will be one of 13 men to represent Japan at the Pan Pac Championships and the Asian Games.

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‘Interim’ no more: Kevin Tyrrell named head men’s coach at Harvard

After winning an Ivy League title as essentially an interim head coach, Kevin Tyrrell has been officially named the head men’s swimming and diving coach of the Harvard Crimson today, per the Harvard website.

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Nike Swim

New Zealand announces Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacs squads

World Champs bronze medalist Lauren Boyle headlines both the Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacs squads for New Zealand.

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Shouts From the Stands: The Next Stroke for the Phoenix Swim Club

Have your own view on swimming or something in the world of swimming that you’d like to share with a…

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Paddock Evacuator

Mesa Grand Prix Sells Out Finals Sessions Day After Phelps’ Comeback Announcement

Tickets for the finals sessions of the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix in Mesa, Arizona have sold out on Tuesday. This…

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Alabama Swimming and Diving Will Honor Record Smashers Wednesday at 2 p.m.

The Alabama Swimming and Diving team will celebrate its record-smashing 2014 season Wednesday, April 16 at 2 p.m. on the deck of the Don Gambril Olympic Pool at the Alabama Aquatic Center.

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2014 British Gas National Championships Finals Recap-Carlin Finishes Strong on Final Day

The British Gas National Championships wrapped up Tuesday night. Things look bright for the British as the summer long course season rolls on.

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Swim Capz

IOC Announces Open Water, Diving, Polo, Synchro Qualifying Systems for 2016 Olympics

The open water qualification system for the 2016 Olympics is unchanged from 2012.

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Harvey Picks up 3rd Win, Bowles And Fyfe Add 2nd on Day 2 of Australian Age Championships

Day 2 of the 2014 Australian Age Championships didn’t see as many record-breaking swims as the meet’s first day, however…

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Hawkeyes kick-off long course season with intrasquad meet

The University of Iowa men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams kicked off its long course season with an intrasquad meet Saturday afternoon.

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Michael Phelps To Swim 50, 100 Freestyle and 100 Butterfly at the Mesa Grand Prix

According to Michael Phelps’ communications representative, Octagon’s Drew Johnson, Phelps plans to swim the 50 and 100-meter freestyle and the 100-meter butterfly at the 2014 Arena Grand Prix in Mesa, Arizona.

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ACC: American College Connection
KK Kate Jolyn Swimwear Swim Pictures by Mike Lewis Ryan Cochrane by Mike Lewis-5 Joao De Lucca wins 100 freestyle in 41.70, says the 100 free win was more meaningful than the 200 free for him this year. Ryan Murphy of Cal, the 100 backstroke winner, is congratulated by teammate Tony Cox who placed seventh at the 2014 NCAA Division I Swimming and Diving Championships. (courtesy of Tim Binning, theswimpictues)