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The Seconds That Count

“I was losing my mind. I spent the entire morning grinding my teeth, just wanting to get it over and done with. My stomach completely turned, I practically ran back out of the doors when they called my event…”

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Training

20 Reasons To Be Thankful For USRPT

Indie Swimming: “With Christmas just ahead, it has caused us to reflect on things we are thankful for. With swimming being a big part of our family experience, we decided to list five things each that we appreciated about the USRPT approach to training.”

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National

Maxime Rooney Breaks 15-16 200 Free NAG Record In Same Pool As Previous Record Holder, Kyle Gornay

A year and a half after Kyle Gorany broke the 15-16 NAG Record at 1:34.99, Maxime Rooney breaks the 15-16 NAG Record in the same pool at the East LA College, going 1:34.57.

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5 Questions to Ask Yourself to Swim Faster in 2015

No matter how you fared in the pool this year, here are 5 questions to ask yourself in order to swim faster in 2015.

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Lifestyle

10 Words that Have Entirely Different Meanings to Swimmers

SANDBAGGING: Filling a sack with sand in order to create a protective barrier? No…deliberately performing below one’s actual ability…

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Australia

Cate Campbell Wins Second-Straight Swimming Australian Swimmer of the Year Award

Cate Campbell has been named the Swimming Australia Swimmer of the Year for the second straight season.

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The Seconds That Count

“I was losing my mind. I spent the entire morning grinding my teeth, just wanting to get it over and done with. My stomach completely turned, I practically ran back out of the doors when they called my event…”

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20 Reasons To Be Thankful For USRPT

Indie Swimming: “With Christmas just ahead, it has caused us to reflect on things we are thankful for. With swimming being a big part of our family experience, we decided to list five things each that we appreciated about the USRPT approach to training.”

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Maxime Rooney Breaks 15-16 200 Free NAG Record In Same Pool As Previous Record Holder, Kyle Gornay

A year and a half after Kyle Gorany broke the 15-16 NAG Record at 1:34.99, Maxime Rooney breaks the 15-16 NAG Record in the same pool at the East LA College, going 1:34.57.

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Finis

5 Questions to Ask Yourself to Swim Faster in 2015

No matter how you fared in the pool this year, here are 5 questions to ask yourself in order to swim faster in 2015.

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10 Words that Have Entirely Different Meanings to Swimmers

SANDBAGGING: Filling a sack with sand in order to create a protective barrier? No…deliberately performing below one’s actual ability…

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Cate Campbell Wins Second-Straight Swimming Australian Swimmer of the Year Award

Cate Campbell has been named the Swimming Australia Swimmer of the Year for the second straight season.

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Nike Swim

2014 Swammy Awards: Boys’ High School Team of the Year

With three national public school records, the boys from Chesterton High School stood out as the obvious choice for the 2014 Swammy Award.

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Johnston and Ryan win 3-Meter Synchro National Title

Johnston and Ryan concluded their six dives with a total score of 597.30 to collect their first national title as a synchro pair.

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Bowersox Claims 2nd Consecutive Synchro Title at USA Diving Winter Nationals

Cory Bowersox and Zach Nees posted the meet’s top-scoring dive in the fifth round that yielded 87.78 points from the judges.

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Paddock Evacuator

Dear Diary: A Final KMSC Pro-Am Adventure

This being the last night of the KMSC Pro-Am, and one pro’s pool-eyed view.

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11-Year Old Amy Tang Finishes PNS Championships With 6 Victories in 11-12 Age Group

The final day of the 2014 Pacific Northwest Swimming LSC Championships wrapped up on Sunday at the King County Aquatic…

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American Records Fall, Nathan Adrian Continues Winning at AESC Pro-Am Day 4

Day 4 of the AESC Pro-Am saw more fast swimming, including a pair of American Records. Nathan Adrian also continued his fast swimming with another victory. This one in the 100 freestyle

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Swim Capz

Breeja Larson Breaks American, U.S. Open Records in 50 Yard Breaststroke at AESC Pro-Am

Breeja Larson took down the American Record in the 50 yard breaststroke on Sunday.

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Cody Miller Breaks American Record in 50 SCY Breaststroke on Sunday at AESC Pro-Am

Cody Miller broke the official, published American Record in the 50 yard breaststroke on Sunday.

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2014 Swammy Awards: Australian Coach of the Year Simon Cusack

In 2014 Simon Cusak’s athletes won 10 Commonwealth Games medals and nine Pan Pacific Championship medals…

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Georgia Tech Sweeps Cincinnati, Including Domination on Men’s Side, on Training Trip

The Georgia Tech men and women swam their second meet of a south Florida winter training swing, posting a dominant…

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