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2015 FINA World Championships: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

USA’s Katie Ledecky was better than ever this morning in the 1500 free. She looked smooth throughout a historic prelims swim to set a new world record.

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Katie Ledecky Dominates with World Record in 1500m Prelims

Katie Ledecky dominates with World Record in 1500m Prelims, 15.27.71.

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Katinka Hosszu Scratches From 100m Backstroke Semi-Final

Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu has scratched out of the 100 backstroke semi-finals, despite being the top qualifier. This moves Kathleen Baker and Hilary Caldwell into the top 16.

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Bronte Campbell pleased by 51.7 split on Worlds 400 Free Relay – Video Interview

The Campbell sisters are happy with their World Championships relay win, but who will win the blue ribbon event? Bronte’s out-split sister Cate by .5, a wide margin.

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Ledecky 400m Free Worlds Video Interview: “I thought I got my World Record”

Katie Ledecky thought she was on World Record pace, but says she’s happy with the World Championship win.

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2015 FINA World Championships: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

USA’s Katie Ledecky was better than ever this morning in the 1500 free. She looked smooth throughout a historic prelims swim to set a new world record.

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Katie Ledecky Dominates with World Record in 1500m Prelims

Katie Ledecky dominates with World Record in 1500m Prelims, 15.27.71.

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Katinka Hosszu Scratches From 100m Backstroke Semi-Final

Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu has scratched out of the 100 backstroke semi-finals, despite being the top qualifier. This moves Kathleen Baker and Hilary Caldwell into the top 16.

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Bronte Campbell pleased by 51.7 split on Worlds 400 Free Relay – Video Interview

The Campbell sisters are happy with their World Championships relay win, but who will win the blue ribbon event? Bronte’s out-split sister Cate by .5, a wide margin.

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Ledecky 400m Free Worlds Video Interview: “I thought I got my World Record”

Katie Ledecky thought she was on World Record pace, but says she’s happy with the World Championship win.

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Katie Ledecky 1500 Freestyle World Record in Photos

Ledecky split the 500’s in roughly 5:09, 5:10, 5:08 for a new world record, 15:27.71.

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How to Fix Your Bad Training Habits

The way that we train in the pool, the way that we compete when it comes time to stepping up on the blocks, is often a mirror of the training habits we hold in the pool.

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Hosszu Starts Day 2 with National Record for 100m Backstroke

Katinka Hosszu posted a 58.78 in the 100 backstroke setting a new Hungarian national record.

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Fabien Gilot says France missed USA and Australia in 400 Free Relay Final – Video

After a tsunami hit the preliminaries in the morning, with the non-qualification of the US team for the final, France revalidated the 2013 world title in a time of 3:10.74.

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Australia’s Larkin Sets New Oceania Mark in 100m Backstroke Heat

Mitch Larkin of Australia set a new Oceania Record of 52.50…

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Sun Yang 400 Free Race Interview – 2015 World Championships Video

Sun Yang has been open about his challenges over the last 18 months, but he’s pushed back on the doping topic.

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Futures Meets Conclude With Big Win By Connor Kalisz

The final day of competition at the USA Swimming Futures meets took place Sunday night, ending the inaugural competitions for this year.

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Cesar Cielo dealing with shoulder injury, apologizes to teammates for missing relay

World record-holder Cesar Cielo had a rough opening day of the 2015 FINA World Championships, dealing with an inflamed shoulder tendon that kept him off of Brazil’s 4×100 free relay.

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2015 U.S. Speedo Junior Nationals: Watch the Race Videos from Day Four

Reece Whitley lowered his own NAG record in the 15-16 200 breast. Watch that race and the rest of Day Four’s finals from US Speedo Junior Nationals.

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2015 FINA World Championships: Day 2 Prelims Preview

China’s Sun Yang looks to extend his distance dominance downward to the 200-meter race a day after winning the 400 free.

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