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2014 Commonwealth Games
Commonwealth Games Preview – Day 6 Finals – Medley relay set to close Games with a bang

Will James Magnussen and the Australians be able to extend their medley relay dominance against a high-flying British squad? Read More »

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Junior Nationals
7 Stories to Watch at Speedo Junior Nationals – plus previews, links and more

Connor Hoppe is one of several big-name swimmers set to collide in the boy's 100 breaststroke on day 1 of Junior Nationals. Read More »

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College
SMU Coach Sinnott Announces 16 New Swimmers to the Program

Head men’s swimming coach Eddie Sinnott, who enters his 26th year on the Hilltop, has announced the addition of 16... Read More »

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Training
3 Steps to Better Sleep during Travel Meets

Courtesy of BridgeAthletic With the end of the season fast approaching, swimmers are beginning to taper for peak performances. Elite... Read More »

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Training
5 Ways to Break Down the Season That Was

Olivier Poirier-Leroy is a former national level swimmer based out of Victoria, BC. In feeding his passion for swimming, he... Read More »

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European Championships
Germany Sending 38 Swimmers to 2014 European Championships

The Germans have finalized a 38 swimmer roster (27 in the pool, and 11 in open water) for the 2014... Read More »

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10 Things Swimmers Say to Each Other They Can’t Say to Their “Normal” Friends
Commonwealth Games Day One Finals – Live Results
The Parent’s Survival Guide for Dealing with a Taper
16 Things You Didn’t Know About Ryan Lochte
Australia and England Lead Commonwealth Games Medal Count After Day 2
Commonwealth Games Day Five Finals – Live Results
10 things you NEED to know about the Commonwealth Games
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10 Things Swimmers Say to Each Other They Can’t Say to Their “Normal” Friends
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Top 10 Swimming Recruits In The Girls’ High School Class Of 2015
Australian Olympic Champion Ian Thorpe Comes Out as Gay in Television Interview
Top 20 Swimming Recruits In The Boys’ High School Class of 2015
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Commonwealth Games Preview – Day 6 Finals – Medley relay set to close Games with a bang

Will James Magnussen and the Australians be able to extend their medley relay dominance against a high-flying British squad?

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7 Stories to Watch at Speedo Junior Nationals – plus previews, links and more

Connor Hoppe is one of several big-name swimmers set to collide in the boy’s 100 breaststroke on day 1 of Junior Nationals.

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Finis

SMU Coach Sinnott Announces 16 New Swimmers to the Program

Head men’s swimming coach Eddie Sinnott, who enters his 26th year on the Hilltop, has announced the addition of 16…

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3 Steps to Better Sleep during Travel Meets

Courtesy of BridgeAthletic With the end of the season fast approaching, swimmers are beginning to taper for peak performances. Elite…

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5 Ways to Break Down the Season That Was

Olivier Poirier-Leroy is a former national level swimmer based out of Victoria, BC. In feeding his passion for swimming, he…

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Germany Sending 38 Swimmers to 2014 European Championships

The Germans have finalized a 38 swimmer roster (27 in the pool, and 11 in open water) for the 2014…

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National record for Caitlynn Moon on opening night of YMCA Long Course Nationals

Caitlynn Moon broke a YMCA national record, while Brandon Sweezer won a thrilling comeback to begin YMCA Long Course Nationals.

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8 post-race reactions swimmers know and love

#5 – “The 2008 Michael Phelps” – You just had the best race of your life and you want to let it out.

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Australia Doubles England in Commonwealth Medal Count After Day 5

Day five of the 2014 Commonwealth featured finals of the women’s 800 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, 200 butterfly and the 100…

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Swim Capz

National Records Fall, and England Distances Itself in Medley Relay

For the first time in two decades, the Australians may have to relinquish their Commonwealth crown in the 400 medley relay this year.

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Academy Bullets 11-12 girls take down 19-year-old NAG record in 400 medley relay

The Academy Bullets of Illinois broke a nearly two-decade-old National Age Group record, as their 11-12 girls relay went 4:35.97 in the 400 medley relay.

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UNC-Wilmington Announces Jason Memont as New Head Coach

After a bit of an arduous coaching search, UNC-Wilmington has announced former South Carolina assistant as their new head coach….

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Commonwealth Games Day Five Finals – Live Results

Cameron van der Burgh will be shooting for the world record tonight in the men’s 50 breaststroke…

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