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USA Swimming Removes Restrictions Keeping College Swimmers Off Junior National Team

Last season, Tennessee's Faith Johnson was removed from the Junior National Team roster because she had already completed her freshman year of college. USA Swimming has changed the rules, however, so future "early starters" won't fall to the same fate. Read More »

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Britain
A Moment of Silence for a Lost Scottish Swimming Legend

Two days out of the start of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, the swimming community takes a moment of silence... Read More »

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Race Video: Men’s 200 IM Final at LA Invite – Meet Record for Justin James

Justin James of Australia won the men's 200 IM at LA Invite with a meet record of 2:00.49. Read More »

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Video
Race Video: Women’s 200 Free Final at LA Invite – Missy Franklin 1:58.38

Missy Franklin won her second event, the women's 200 free, on Day Four at Los Angeles Invitational. Watch her fend off a strong last 50 from Australia's Kylie Palmer. 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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Industry
Swim Job: TYR Sport Seeks Sports Promotions Representative

The TYR Sports Promotions Representative position is to support all promotional needs for swimming, diving and water polo teams and athletes. Read More »

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College
New Paltz Mourns Loss of Hall of Famer Art Stockin ’63

Art Stockin ’63, who served as the head swimming and diving coach at the State University of New York at... Read More »

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USA Swimming Removes Restrictions Keeping College Swimmers Off Junior National Team

Last season, Tennessee’s Faith Johnson was removed from the Junior National Team roster because she had already completed her freshman year of college. USA Swimming has changed the rules, however, so future “early starters” won’t fall to the same fate.

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A Moment of Silence for a Lost Scottish Swimming Legend

Two days out of the start of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, the swimming community takes a moment of silence…

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Race Video: Men’s 200 IM Final at LA Invite – Meet Record for Justin James

Justin James of Australia won the men’s 200 IM at LA Invite with a meet record of 2:00.49.

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Race Video: Women’s 200 Free Final at LA Invite – Missy Franklin 1:58.38

Missy Franklin won her second event, the women’s 200 free, on Day Four at Los Angeles Invitational. Watch her fend off a strong last 50 from Australia’s Kylie Palmer.

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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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Swim Job: TYR Sport Seeks Sports Promotions Representative

The TYR Sports Promotions Representative position is to support all promotional needs for swimming, diving and water polo teams and athletes.

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New Paltz Mourns Loss of Hall of Famer Art Stockin ’63

Art Stockin ’63, who served as the head swimming and diving coach at the State University of New York at…

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British Paralympic gold medalist Liz Johnson announces comeback for Rio 2016

Liz Johnson, a Wales breaststroker and winner of three medals at the last three Paralympic Games for Great Britain, has announced her comeback after a break from competition.

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Georgia Hangs Banner for 6th Women’s NCAA Swimming Championship

The viewing deck overhang at the Gabrielsen Natatorium in Athens, Georgia is getting awfully crowded.

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POSTER/PHOTO VAULT: 2014 Texas Senior Circuit Meet #3

The third Texas Senior Circuit meet took place July 10-13 in Austin, with some of USA Swimming’s rising young stars in attendance. The following photo vault captures some of the big names from the meet.

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Swim Capz

First Colony Swim Team Hires Middle Tyger’s Peter Wright as New Head Coach

The First Colony Swim Team in suburban Houston has targeted their new head coach.

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Notre Dame women to hit Big Ten, SEC powers in 2014-2015 schedule

Notre Dame women’s swimming & diving has released its schedule for the upcoming NCAA season, highlighted by some of the top teams in the ACC, SEC and Big Ten conferences.

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Race Video: Men’s 100 Back Final at LA Invite – Matt Grevers with Meet Record 54.00

Matt Grevers and Ashley Delaney both dipped under the meet record of 54.05, set by Cal’s Ryan Murphy in prelims, with 54.00 and 54.03, respectively.

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8 Swimming Australia Facts You Want To Know for Commonweath and Pan Pacs

Here are eight facts you need to know about Australia’s National Swim Team before the 2014 Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacific Championships.

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2014 Texas Senior Circuit #3 - Courtesy of Aringo Athletic Alliance. Elizabeth Pelton & Missy Franklin at the LA Invite (photo coutesty of Anne Lepesant) Courtesy of Kenneth To (@kennethkhto) on Twitter. Margo Geer at LA Invite. Photo: Anne Lepesant