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Getting “The Edge” In Swimming

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Training
How to Strength Train on the Pool Deck

No Weight Room? No Problem! Let’s discuss all the equipment and tools you may need to execute proper strength training on the pool deck. Read More »

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2014 Commonwealth Games
PHOTO VAULT: Scots Swimming Well on Day 1 of 2014 Commonwealth Games

Team Scotland, the home team, started off day 1 very well at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. That includes a top... Read More »

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Lifestyle
16 Things You Didn’t Know About Ryan Lochte

Here are 16 things you probably didn't know about one of the top swim stars on the planet, Ryan Lochte. Read More »

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Lifestyle
10 Things Swimmers Say to Each Other They Can’t Say to Their “Normal” Friends

Swimmers have a language unto themselves. The way we talk to each other is different from the way we talk to our non-swimmer friends. Here are ten examples… Read More »

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SwimSwam’s The Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 7/23/2014

As we move further into championship season the times are getting faster and faster. See who caught our eye for the weekend of July 18-20, 2014. Read More »

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10 Things Swimmers Say to Each Other They Can’t Say to Their “Normal” Friends
25 Thoughts Every Swimmer Has During Meet Warm Up
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NCAA Releases 2014-2015 Division I Time Standards
5 Mental Hacks to Get You Through Your Next Tough Swim Practice
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Australian Olympic Champion Ian Thorpe Comes Out as Gay in Television Interview
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Getting “The Edge” In Swimming

How do we reconcile new training methods with those that are tried and true?

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How to Strength Train on the Pool Deck

No Weight Room? No Problem! Let’s discuss all the equipment and tools you may need to execute proper strength training on the pool deck.

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PHOTO VAULT: Scots Swimming Well on Day 1 of 2014 Commonwealth Games

Team Scotland, the home team, started off day 1 very well at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. That includes a top…

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16 Things You Didn’t Know About Ryan Lochte

Here are 16 things you probably didn’t know about one of the top swim stars on the planet, Ryan Lochte.

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Nike Swim

Meet Records Fall in Nearly Every Event On Day 1 Prelims Of 2014 Commonwealth Games

Miley broke her own Commonwealth Games record to qualify for finals in 4:38.83.

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10 Things Swimmers Say to Each Other They Can’t Say to Their “Normal” Friends

Swimmers have a language unto themselves. The way we talk to each other is different from the way we talk to our non-swimmer friends. Here are ten examples…

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SwimSwam’s The Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 7/23/2014

As we move further into championship season the times are getting faster and faster. See who caught our eye for the weekend of July 18-20, 2014.

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Breeja Larson, Thiago Parravicini with dominating breaststroke wins at Shenandoah Sectional

The 200 breaststrokers were the highlight of Wednesday night’s action in Shenandoah, Texas, as Breeja Larson and Thiago Parravicini put up big times in winning Speedo Sectional titles.

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Record Falls On Night One Of Canadian Age-Group Championships

In the final for 14-year-olds Tai Long Singh’s time of 56.99 absolutely obliterated the rest of the field. That time broke Emil Goin’s boys 13-14 Canadian age group record in the event, which was previously held at 57.31.

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Men’s 1500m Freestyle – Commonwealth Games Preview- Ryan Cochrane Looking To Defend His Title

MEN’s 1500m FREESTYLE – PREVIEW Commonwealth Games 2014. Glasgow, Scotland. July 24-August 2 1500m Freestyle – Tuesday July 29th Defending…

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Swim Capz

1,100 To Compete at the 2014 Speedo Junior National Championships

Nearly 1,100 of America’s up-and-coming swimmers will participate at USA Swimming’s 2014 Speedo Junior National Championships, beginning Wednesday, July 30, at the William Woollett, Jr. Aquatics Center in Irvine, CA. (Featured Image: Caeleb Dressel)

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Women’s 200 Meter Individual Medley – US Nationals Preview – The Usual Suspects

Maya DiRado is our top pick for the women’s 200 IM at 2014 Nationals.

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SWIMJAMS: Welsh Swimmers are the Kings of Their Castles

Swimming Wales is staying loose ahead of competition that begins Thursday at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, and the team, that…

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Sarah Sjostrom Making Post World Record Appearance at Portuguese Open

Sarah Sjostrom will be back in the pool this week at the Portuguese Open Championships.

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