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Shout from the Stands: What we learn from Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps can teach us so much about swimming, sports in general, and reaching your fullest potential. He shows us that you don’t have to be perfect to be the best.

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Leiston Pickett Takes Treble at Queensland Short Course Championships

Commonwealth Gold medalist Leiston Pickett highlighted the championships over the weekend taking three big wins.

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College Swimming Previews: #11 Tennessee looks to bounce back

Tennessee hit some major adversity at the 2015 NCAA Championships, but a small graduating class and a big-time incoming transfer provide high hopes for 2016.

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How to Become a Smarter Goal-Setter

A specific goal has a much greater chance of being accomplished than a general goal. To set a specific goal you must answer six “W” questions…

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Bowman to Bring ASU to 2015 Art Adamson Invitational

Texas A&M will host the annual Art Adamson Invitational on Nov. 19-21, with a bit of a twist this year. Prelims will be held in long course meters, with finals in short course yards.

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College Swimming Previews: Chadwick rising for #11 Missouri

Michael Chadwick’s huge summer gives #11 Mizzou optimism that 2016 could top even a 2015 season that was the best in program history.

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Shout from the Stands: What we learn from Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps can teach us so much about swimming, sports in general, and reaching your fullest potential. He shows us that you don’t have to be perfect to be the best.

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Leiston Pickett Takes Treble at Queensland Short Course Championships

Commonwealth Gold medalist Leiston Pickett highlighted the championships over the weekend taking three big wins.

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College Swimming Previews: #11 Tennessee looks to bounce back

Tennessee hit some major adversity at the 2015 NCAA Championships, but a small graduating class and a big-time incoming transfer provide high hopes for 2016.

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How to Become a Smarter Goal-Setter

A specific goal has a much greater chance of being accomplished than a general goal. To set a specific goal you must answer six “W” questions…

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Bowman to Bring ASU to 2015 Art Adamson Invitational

Texas A&M will host the annual Art Adamson Invitational on Nov. 19-21, with a bit of a twist this year. Prelims will be held in long course meters, with finals in short course yards.

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College Swimming Previews: Chadwick rising for #11 Missouri

Michael Chadwick’s huge summer gives #11 Mizzou optimism that 2016 could top even a 2015 season that was the best in program history.

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120 Attend Retirement Ceremony for German Great Thomas Lurz

Thomas Lurz got a final sendoff to retirement on Sunday in Germany.

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets of the Week: #7 Ross Murdoch Does Open Water?!

Here (above) is Ross Murdoch swimming in a pool. But what if we told you he’s been doing some swimming OUTSIDE OF A POOL!?

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Dryland Circuit with Larry Arnold

Over 20 minutes of strength building that doubles for aerobic training.

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USOC Agrees With Los Angeles On 2024 Olympic Bid

The city of Los Angeles is now in with the United States Olympic Committee as the nation’s Olympic bid city for 2024, the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Kozubek, Zihsler win Danish stop of European Open Water Cup

German swimmers swept four of the top six slots to lead the Denmark stop of the European Open Water Cup.

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2015 FINA Junior World Championships: Day 6 Finals Live Recap

In the finals of the women’s 200 breast, Turkey’s Viktoria Gunes obliterated the Junior World Record with a 2:19.64, closing in on Rikke Moeller Pedersen’s World Record of 2:19.11.

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Andrew, Gunes Earn FINA Swimmer Of The Meet Honors

Michael Andrew earned FINA male swimmer of the meet honors after winning 5 medals and swimming 25 races in the 6 day competition

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Schooling, Quah Earn $31K From Singapore For Southeast Asia Games Success

Singaporean swimmers Joseph Schooling and Quah Zheng Wen each earned $31,250 from the Singapore National Olympic Council based on their performances at the Southeast Asia Games earlier this summer.

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Kyle Chalmers Ticking All the Boxes As New Aussie Sprint Star

Australia’s Kyle Chalmers is ticking all of the boxes to become the next new sprint star in Australia.

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Russian Women Smash 4x100m Medley Junior World Record

The Russians have shown great strength in the relays in Singapore, capping it off with a new junior world record from the women’s 4x100m medley team

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