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Swim Mom Musings: The Why of Summer Swim

“This is where a love of this sport is often fostered.”

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Bence Biczó Lights Up 1:56 200 Fly At Hungarian Nationals

Laszlo Cseh earned his first silver medal of the day with his time of 1:49.09 in the event. Later, he finished second in the men’s 100 backstroke to Gabor Balog by .06 seconds, adding his second silver medal of the day.

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Wyoming’s Winningest High School Coach Passes Away

One of Wyoming’s most recognizable high school head swim coaches passed away yesterday, Sunday, June 28th. Bruce Gresly, who led…

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Lifestyle

Missy Franklin to star alongside Gronkowski, Pippen in FOX special ‘Beat the Champions’

U.S. Olympian Missy Franklin will star in a new FOX TV special called “Beat the Champions,” which will pit her and two other professional athletes against amateur athletes in handicapped competitions.

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2015 CCCAN Meet Recap – Gabriela Donahue, Miguel Cancel, Raiz Tjon-A-Joe Make Their Marks

It was a weekend of record-breaking swims for the rising swim stars who took part in the XXIX Central American…

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Europe

Pavol Jelenák Lowers National Record At Slovakian Nationals

The swim of the meet had to go to Pavol Jelenák of the J&T Bratislava club, breaking his own 200IM record. His time on Saturday of 2:05.36 is 0.24 under his now old national record of 2.05.59 set at the European Championships in Debrecen, Hungary in 2012.

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NCAA Approves 100 Yard IM, Synchronized Diving for College Competition
All 5 University of Virginia Swimmers Suspended in 2014 Now Face 10-Count Hazing Lawsuit
10 Misconceptions About Swimming
Natalie Coughlin Appears in ESPN’s “The Body” Issue for 2015
5 Reasons Why You Are Not Training Hard Enough
The Top 9 Swimming Pool Games: #3 Sharks and Minnows
Ranking the 2015 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #5-8
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NCAA Approves 100 Yard IM, Synchronized Diving for College Competition
The Top 9 Swimming Pool Games: #3 Sharks and Minnows
12 Things Non-Swimmers Say to Swimmers
Shouts from the Stands: 5 Dangerous Misconceptions for Swimming Parents to avoid
Mental Health in Swimming: A Silent Struggle – One of Many
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Swim Mom Musings: The Why of Summer Swim

“This is where a love of this sport is often fostered.”

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Bence Biczó Lights Up 1:56 200 Fly At Hungarian Nationals

Laszlo Cseh earned his first silver medal of the day with his time of 1:49.09 in the event. Later, he finished second in the men’s 100 backstroke to Gabor Balog by .06 seconds, adding his second silver medal of the day.

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Wyoming’s Winningest High School Coach Passes Away

One of Wyoming’s most recognizable high school head swim coaches passed away yesterday, Sunday, June 28th. Bruce Gresly, who led…

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Missy Franklin to star alongside Gronkowski, Pippen in FOX special ‘Beat the Champions’

U.S. Olympian Missy Franklin will star in a new FOX TV special called “Beat the Champions,” which will pit her and two other professional athletes against amateur athletes in handicapped competitions.

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2015 CCCAN Meet Recap – Gabriela Donahue, Miguel Cancel, Raiz Tjon-A-Joe Make Their Marks

It was a weekend of record-breaking swims for the rising swim stars who took part in the XXIX Central American…

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Pavol Jelenák Lowers National Record At Slovakian Nationals

The swim of the meet had to go to Pavol Jelenák of the J&T Bratislava club, breaking his own 200IM record. His time on Saturday of 2:05.36 is 0.24 under his now old national record of 2.05.59 set at the European Championships in Debrecen, Hungary in 2012.

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Discovery Communications nabs Olympic TV rights in Europe through 2024

In a major move for European television broadcasting, the U.S.-based Discovery Communications has gained broadcast rights throughout Europe for four Olympic Games stretching from 2018 to 2024.

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Yannick Agnel Pulls Out of World Championships; Won’t Defend 200 Free Title

French superstar Yannick Agnel won’t defend his 200 meter free title at the World Championships.

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W&M Women’s Swimming Picks Up Eight Freshmen

William & Mary Director of Swimming Matt Crispino ’02 announced the addition of eight freshmen to the women’s swimming roster today, welcoming the standouts to the 2015-16 squad.

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Tickets Go On Sale Monday For 2016 US Olympic Team Trials

Our most recent count of US Olympic Trial Qualifiers as of June 23rd showed that 989 swimmers have qualified for the meet.

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Western Kentucky Captain Mollie McNeel Transfers to Iowa State

Iowa State swimming and diving head coach Duane Sorenson announced the addition of Western Kentucky senior transfer Mollie McNeel and incoming freshman Maggie James on Friday.

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Scarborough Lands Sommerville, Extends Contracts of Ward and Ellul

The Scarborough Swim Club will add another quality coach to its already outstanding coaching staff. Mischa Sommerville will join SCAR to start the 2015-16 season.

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Swim Capz

Hosszu Ends Hungarian Nationals Run After Just 1 Swim

Bucking her standard meet approach, Katinka Hosszu has swum just one race in prelims due to the lack of a warm-down pool at the hosts’ brand-new facility.

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Gophers compete in CA, Gordon swims at International Merk Super Pokal

A group of Gophers spent the weekend competing at the 2015 TYR Fran Crippen Swim Meet of Champions in Mission Viejo, California.

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Katie Ledecky Wins 200, 400, and 800 Frees at Indiana Meet (RACE VIDEO)

Katie Ledecky just cranked out a better June weekend than any women’s distance swimmer has ever had. Ever.

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3 Healthy Dessert Alternatives During Competition Season

This time of year is particularly busy for swimmers. Let’s take a look at three alternatives you can incorporate into your diet to help you stay committed to proper nutrition.

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