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7 Self-Defeating Thoughts Swimmers Need to Drop

Mental fortitude is a cornerstone of every successful swimmer’s journey to the top. Like the rest, they are burdened with the occasional self-defeating thought. Here are 7 self-defeating thoughts that every swimmer should drop.

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YMCA Nationals

WATCH: YOTA’s National Age Group Record in 200 Meter Free Relay

The YMCA of the Triangle Area (YOTA) broke the National Age Group Record in the United Sates for the 17-18…

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YMCA Nationals

Rutter Repeats in 200 Breast; YOTA Sweeps Relays on Day 1 of 2014 YMCA Long Course Nats

Day two of the 2014 YMCA Long Course National Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana, after a quiet morning session, exploded in…

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YMCA Nationals

YMCA of the Triangle breaks 200 free relay NAG for 17-18s at YNats Tuesday night

Chris Kohut, Seth Maslowski, Alex Carson, Colin Ellington (left to right) broke the National Age Group record for 17-18s in the 200 free relay, going 1:33.83 on the first full night of YMCA Nationals.

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Mallory Weggemann to Take Control of Microphone, Lead SwimSwam’s Coverage of 2014 Pan Pac Para-Swimming Champs

SwimSwam is partnering with 2012 Paralympic gold medalist and ESPY winner Mallory Weggemann and The Factory Agency to raise coverage of the Pan…

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Junior Nationals

13-Year Old Phenom Emily Weiss Is a Late Entry to Junior Nationals

Final preparations are underway for the 2014 USA Swimming Junior National Championships in Irvine, California. The meet begins Wednesday morning.

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7 Self-Defeating Thoughts Swimmers Need to Drop

Mental fortitude is a cornerstone of every successful swimmer’s journey to the top. Like the rest, they are burdened with the occasional self-defeating thought. Here are 7 self-defeating thoughts that every swimmer should drop.

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Wisconsin Breaststroke Star Emily McClellan Inks Deal With A3 Performance

McClellan has been wearing A3 Performance throughout her success as a University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panther, and is now partnering with A3 as she sets her sights on this summer’s U.S. Nationals and beyond.

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WATCH: YOTA’s National Age Group Record in 200 Meter Free Relay

The YMCA of the Triangle Area (YOTA) broke the National Age Group Record in the United Sates for the 17-18…

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Rutter Repeats in 200 Breast; YOTA Sweeps Relays on Day 1 of 2014 YMCA Long Course Nats

Day two of the 2014 YMCA Long Course National Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana, after a quiet morning session, exploded in…

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YMCA of the Triangle breaks 200 free relay NAG for 17-18s at YNats Tuesday night

Chris Kohut, Seth Maslowski, Alex Carson, Colin Ellington (left to right) broke the National Age Group record for 17-18s in the 200 free relay, going 1:33.83 on the first full night of YMCA Nationals.

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Mallory Weggemann to Take Control of Microphone, Lead SwimSwam’s Coverage of 2014 Pan Pac Para-Swimming Champs

SwimSwam is partnering with 2012 Paralympic gold medalist and ESPY winner Mallory Weggemann and The Factory Agency to raise coverage of the Pan…

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Nike Swim

13-Year Old Phenom Emily Weiss Is a Late Entry to Junior Nationals

Final preparations are underway for the 2014 USA Swimming Junior National Championships in Irvine, California. The meet begins Wednesday morning.

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A Look Back: All 2014 Commonwealth Games medalists and times from Glasgow

See every medalist from each of the 44 swimming events contested at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, one of the most competitive and entertaining Commonwealth Games meets in recent memory.

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FINA Asks Athletes, Coaches, Visitors to “Dress Modestly” at Qatar World Championships

The above is one of many pieces of marketing material for the “Reflect Your Respect” campaign that has been posted around Qatar.

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Commonwealth Games Day 6 Finals – Live recaps of the final swimming session

Scotland’s Hannah Miley has been busy for the home country, and will compete in her 7th final of the Commonwealth Games tonight with the 400 free.

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Skip Kenney to Be Inducted Into Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame

Former Stanford men’s head coach Skip Kenney will be inducted into the Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame in October.

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Jonathan Rutter Looking to Defend & Double on Day 2 of 2014 YMCA LC Nationals

Olvia Ontjes from YOTA, meanwhile, skipped the 50 free to focus on the 200 breast this year, and so far the decision has paid off.

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Skip Kenney to Be Inducted Into Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame

Former Stanford men’s head coach Skip Kenney will be inducted into the Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame in October.

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Jonathan Rutter Looking to Defend & Double on Day 2 of 2014 YMCA LC Nationals

Olvia Ontjes from YOTA, meanwhile, skipped the 50 free to focus on the 200 breast this year, and so far the decision has paid off.

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Commonwealth Games Preview – Day 6 Finals – Medley relay set to close Games with a bang

Will James Magnussen and the Australians be able to extend their medley relay dominance against a high-flying British squad?

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7 Stories to Watch at Speedo Junior Nationals – plus previews, links and more

Connor Hoppe is one of several big-name swimmers set to collide in the boy’s 100 breaststroke on day 1 of Junior Nationals.

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