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5 Ways Your Local Pool Benefits Competitive Swimming

These are our local community pools, country clubs, YMCA’s and learn-to-swim programs, all of which laid the groundwork for some of the greatest athletes of all time. As competitive swimmers who have “moved on” to bigger things, we should always respect the roles of these organizations. Read More »

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2014 Commonwealth Games
James Magnussen And Cameron McEvoy Clear Leaders In 100m Freestyle After Prelims Session At Commonwealth Games

ALL THE LINKS YOU NEED TO FOLLOW THE 2014 COMMONWEALTH GAMES CAN BE FOUND HERE LIVE STREAM HERE Today’s prelims... Read More »

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Lifestyle
The Parent’s Survival Guide for Dealing with a Taper

The taper is a confusing, frustrating and hilariously joyous time. Here is a quick guide for parents on how to deal with the various stages of a tapering swimmer. Read More »

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Watch: All Of The Day 2 Finals From 2014 Commonwealth Games

Dan Wallace won the men's 400 IM in front of his own crowd on night two of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. Read More »

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Club
Sarah Gibson Doubles Up On Friday Of Shenandoah Sectional Championships

The action continued in Texas at the Shenandoah Sectional Championships with the 100 backstroke, 400 freestyle, 100 breaststoke, and the... Read More »

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College
Kathryn Rowe Adds Two Wins On Day 2 of Buffalo Sectionals

Day two of the Buffalo Speedo Sectional featured the 200 freestyle, the 100 meter butterfly, and the women’s 400 IM.... Read More »

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Washington Township (IN) 13-14 Boys Break National Age Group Record in 200 Free Relay

The Washington Township 13-14 boys are the second team to take down the record in just over a week. Read More »

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5 Ways Your Local Pool Benefits Competitive Swimming

These are our local community pools, country clubs, YMCA’s and learn-to-swim programs, all of which laid the groundwork for some of the greatest athletes of all time. As competitive swimmers who have “moved on” to bigger things, we should always respect the roles of these organizations.

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James Magnussen And Cameron McEvoy Clear Leaders In 100m Freestyle After Prelims Session At Commonwealth Games

ALL THE LINKS YOU NEED TO FOLLOW THE 2014 COMMONWEALTH GAMES CAN BE FOUND HERE LIVE STREAM HERE Today’s prelims…

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The Parent’s Survival Guide for Dealing with a Taper

The taper is a confusing, frustrating and hilariously joyous time. Here is a quick guide for parents on how to deal with the various stages of a tapering swimmer.

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Watch: All Of The Day 2 Finals From 2014 Commonwealth Games

Dan Wallace won the men’s 400 IM in front of his own crowd on night two of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Sarah Gibson Doubles Up On Friday Of Shenandoah Sectional Championships

The action continued in Texas at the Shenandoah Sectional Championships with the 100 backstroke, 400 freestyle, 100 breaststoke, and the…

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Kathryn Rowe Adds Two Wins On Day 2 of Buffalo Sectionals

Day two of the Buffalo Speedo Sectional featured the 200 freestyle, the 100 meter butterfly, and the women’s 400 IM….

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Scottsdale clocks a SCY NAG Record at Last Chance Meet

Ryan Hoffer (seen above) lead off SAC’s record breaking relay at a last chance meet in Arizona.

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Washington Township (IN) 13-14 Boys Break National Age Group Record in 200 Free Relay

The Washington Township 13-14 boys are the second team to take down the record in just over a week.

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Cesar Cielo Wins Two in Short Course Meters at Metropolitan Swimming Championships

Cesar Cielo began his reacclimation to the 25 meter pool on Friday in Belo Horizonte.

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Australia and England Lead Commonwealth Games Medal Count After Day 2

After a busy two days of competition at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, Australia leads the running medal…

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Swim Capz

Highlights From Glasgow – One World Record, Six New Commonwealth Games Records, And Much More On Night Two

The individual records themselves were impressive, but so was Dan Wallace’s swim in the men’s 400m IM to take home another gold for the host nation

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Vlad Morozov, Vitalina Simonova sizzle on day 2 of Russian Cup

Vlad Morozov spent day 2 of the Russian Cup where he’s spent so much time in his career: leading a sprint freestyle field. Meanwhile Vitalina Simonova put up perhaps the performance of the meet so far with a 2014 Russian-best 2:24.66 in the 200 breast.

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7 Quotes to Help Swimmers Get Focused

Having troubled concentrating on what matters with your swimming? Here are 7 quotes to help you get focused and back on track.

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