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You Are Not How You Perform In Swimming

It is fair to say that we live in a negativity culture. Television, magazines, media and peer influences seem to place a constant focus on what can, or does, go wrong. This necessarily creates a negativity bias in our brain, and for athletes, leads to performance limitations.

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Opinion

6 racing suits that revolutionized modern swimming

A swimsuit is a statement. It defines a swimmer for who they are and what they do.

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College Recruiting

Minnesota Bags Third Verbal Commitment in 24 Hours as Maggie Werba Commits

Maggie Werba from Oshkosh, Wisconsin has verbally committed to the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

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Asia

Sun Yang drops out of Chinese 800 free relay with finger injuries, will still compete in individuals in Incheon

China’s Sun Yang dropped out of his country’s 4×200 free relay at the Asian Games today, but does plan to finish out his slate of individual events, according to his coach, Yang Zadong.

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Canada

Brooklynn Snodgrass Named “International Female Swimmer of the Year” by Swim Alberta

Indiana’s Brooklynn Snodgrass has been named International Female Swimmer of the Year by her native Swim Alberta.

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Big Ten

Two From Michigan Men’s Swimming/Diving Program Nominated for Rhodes Scholarship

Two members of Michigan’s 2013 National Championship team have been nominated for Rhodes Scholarships.

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You Are Not How You Perform In Swimming

It is fair to say that we live in a negativity culture. Television, magazines, media and peer influences seem to place a constant focus on what can, or does, go wrong. This necessarily creates a negativity bias in our brain, and for athletes, leads to performance limitations.

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6 racing suits that revolutionized modern swimming

A swimsuit is a statement. It defines a swimmer for who they are and what they do.

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Minnesota Bags Third Verbal Commitment in 24 Hours as Maggie Werba Commits

Maggie Werba from Oshkosh, Wisconsin has verbally committed to the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

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Sun Yang drops out of Chinese 800 free relay with finger injuries, will still compete in individuals in Incheon

China’s Sun Yang dropped out of his country’s 4×200 free relay at the Asian Games today, but does plan to finish out his slate of individual events, according to his coach, Yang Zadong.

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Brooklynn Snodgrass Named “International Female Swimmer of the Year” by Swim Alberta

Indiana’s Brooklynn Snodgrass has been named International Female Swimmer of the Year by her native Swim Alberta.

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Two From Michigan Men’s Swimming/Diving Program Nominated for Rhodes Scholarship

Two members of Michigan’s 2013 National Championship team have been nominated for Rhodes Scholarships.

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Nike Swim

Swim Job: Eagle Swimming Association seeks Lead Age Group Coach

Eagle Swimming Association located in Atascocita, TX (Northeast Houston) is a year-round competitive USA Swimming Club that is perennially a top 10 team in Gulf Swimming and recently has had unprecedented success on the National stage.

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USOC announces annual award winners at the 2014 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Assembly Sept 25-26

The Olympic Torch Award recognizes an individual who has positively impacted the Olympic Movement by promoting the Olympic Ideals.

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2014 Asian Games – Hagino Picks Up Two More Golds To Make Him Three For Four – Day Two Finals

Junya Koga absolutely dominated the race in the men’s 50m backstroke churning into the wall like a madman to grab the gold with a time of 24.28. That time was just four one-hundredths shy of the Asian record of 24.24, but did break his own Asian Games record of 24.46 which he set in prelims.

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Swim Job: Razorback Aquatic Club AquaHawgs seeks Assistant Coach

The Razorback Aquatic Club is a Silver Medal Club with approximately 200 members. The primary practice facility is the Jones Center for Families located in Springdale, Arkansas.

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South Carolina Pulls In Another from California: Davis Arden Racing Team’s Emma Barksdale Gives Verbal

Emma Barksdale gave a verbal commitment to South Carolina to join the Gamecocks beginning with the 2015-16 season. Don’t let the t-shirt fool you, though; she’ll be swimming.

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Sun Yang Fighting Injured Finger, Remainder of Asian Games in Question

China’s Sun Yang badly injured two fingers, and while the bones are not damaged, his continued participation at the 2014 Asiad is in question.

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Swim Capz

Sister Act 2: Minnesota Gophers get commitment from Kaia Grobe, second in-state sister in one night

Kaia Grobe (left) will join her older sister Bridgette (right) as a Golden Gopher beginning next fall.

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2014 Asian Games – Day Two Prelims

On day two of the prelims Kosuke Hagino will once again be looking to put himself into position for a great evening…

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Chantal Nack Will Join Older Sister Danielle at University of Minnesota

Defending state champion in the 200 and 500 freestyles Chantal Nack has verbally committed to the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

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VIDEO: Conejo Simi Swim Club’s summer 2014 lookback with some classic motivational speeches

Rather than the traditional music video, Conejo Simi’s season wrap-up video is set to some of film’s greatest motivational speeches.

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