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Katie Ledecky Honored as “Champion of Champions” By L’Equipe

Ledecky is the first swimmer to earn L’Equipe’s international “Champion of Champions” award, which has been presented annually since 1980.

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Brazil, Latin America & Caribbean

Medeiros Posts World’s Top Time in the 50 Backstroke

Etiene Medeiros won the women’s 50 backstroke at the Brazilian National Championships in a time of 27.37…

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The 11 Mental Stages Swimmers Go Through During a Tough Workout

Confidant, confused, terrified. Swimmers go through a gamut of emotions when coach scrawls up a tough set on the board. Here are 11 mental stages swimmers go through during a tough workout.

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Training

Need a Gift Idea This Holiday? Give Your Swimmer an Elite Level Strength Program

BridgeAthletic is offering SwimSwam readers the ability to give the gift of an elite level strength program at a discount.

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Simon Fraser Swimming: The Lone Canadian Clan in the American NCAA

In the above video from Simon Fraser University, head coach Liam Donnelly discusses his team’s position as the lone Canadian…

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NCAA Division I Mid-Major

FGCU Eagles Give GA Tech, Florida Atlantic a Thrashing

FGCU’s Emma Svensson brings home the 50y and 100y freestyle wins, as the Eagles trounced both GA Tech and Florida Atlantic.

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Katie Ledecky Honored as “Champion of Champions” By L’Equipe

Ledecky is the first swimmer to earn L’Equipe’s international “Champion of Champions” award, which has been presented annually since 1980.

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Medeiros Posts World’s Top Time in the 50 Backstroke

Etiene Medeiros won the women’s 50 backstroke at the Brazilian National Championships in a time of 27.37…

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The 11 Mental Stages Swimmers Go Through During a Tough Workout

Confidant, confused, terrified. Swimmers go through a gamut of emotions when coach scrawls up a tough set on the board. Here are 11 mental stages swimmers go through during a tough workout.

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Need a Gift Idea This Holiday? Give Your Swimmer an Elite Level Strength Program

BridgeAthletic is offering SwimSwam readers the ability to give the gift of an elite level strength program at a discount.

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Simon Fraser Swimming: The Lone Canadian Clan in the American NCAA

In the above video from Simon Fraser University, head coach Liam Donnelly discusses his team’s position as the lone Canadian…

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FGCU Eagles Give GA Tech, Florida Atlantic a Thrashing

FGCU’s Emma Svensson brings home the 50y and 100y freestyle wins, as the Eagles trounced both GA Tech and Florida Atlantic.

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Nike Swim

Hawkeyes Keep a Pair of Iowans In-State: Sign Ben Colin and Tanner Nelson

The University of Iowa men’s swimming and diving team has signed two in-state standouts to the class of 2019: Ben Colin and Tanner Nelson.

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VIDEO: Swim Fort Lauderdale gets the scoop at the Gulf Swimming Senior Championships

Swim Fort Lauderdale made the trip to the Gulf Swimming Senior Championships in Houston, Texas, this December and came up with some breaking news bits.

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Swimming Australia to Hand Out Annual Awards on Monday in Brisbane

After a year full of impressive exploits, Cate Campbell is in line for several awards at the 2014 Australian Swimmer of the Year banquet.

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Morozov Breaks Russian Record, Hosszu Gets Hungarian Record on Day 1 of Salnikov Cup

The 2014 short course meters Salnikov Cup, featuring for the first time a prize pool of over 4 million Rubles…

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BREAKING: Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty to DUI

Michael Phelps, the winningest Olympian of all time with 18 gold medals, plead guilty and was sentenced on Friday in Maryland.

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Swim Coach Confidential: Oberlin College Coach Andrew Brabson

In only his second year as head coach, Coach Brabson has guided the Yeo swimmers to a wealth of success both in the pool and academically.

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Swim Capz

George Bovell Wins Sports Personality Of the Year Award

Trinidad and Tobago’s star swimmer George Bovell was just awarded the Sports Personality of the Year award, chosen by the TV6 viewers. CCN TV6 In Trinidad is one of the main television networks, adding more prestige to the award.

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Bruno Fratus Swims Lifetime Best in 100 Free; DeDeus Breaks Brazilian Record

Bruno Fratus lifted a little further the hopes of the Brazilian 400 free relay going toward the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.

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Michael Phelps Due in Baltimore Court Today

Michael Phelps, who was arrested on September 30 for excessive speed, DUI, and crossing double yellow lines, is scheduled to appear in court on December 19, 2014.

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2014 Commonwealth Games Champion Jazz Carlin Has a New coach

Britain’s current best distance swimmer Jazz Carlin has formalized her move to the Bath National Performance Centre.

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