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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… Read More »

Read More Missy Franklin & McDermott, 2014 Women's NCAA D1 Swimming and Diving Champsionships (Tim Binning, theswimpictures) Missy Franklin & McDermott, 2014 Women's NCAA D1 Swimming and Diving Champsionships (Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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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. Read More »

Read More Matt Grevers pre-race. Photo: Anne Lepesant Matt Grevers pre-race. Photo: Anne Lepesant

Australia
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. Read More »

Read More James Magnussen, 100 free 2013 World Chamionship (Victor Puig, victorpuig.com) James Magnussen, 100 free 2013 World Chamionship (Victor Puig, victorpuig.com)

College
BYU Announces 2014-2015 Schedule

BYU swim & dive head coach John Brooks released the 2014-2015 schedule Monday. “We have a pretty balanced schedule this year,” Brooks... Read More »

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Training
Swim Training: Try This Backstroke Set With Kickboard & Paddles

Swim Training courtesy of FINIS, a SwimSwam partner. Featured image courtesy of Mike Lewis: Jason Dunford  Agility Paddles are an... Read More »

Read More Jason Dunford gets the reach with the award winning FINIS Agility Paddle Jason Dunford gets the reach with the award winning FINIS Agility Paddle

International
David Guthrie Headlines 2014 Class of The International Masters Swimming Hall Of Fame

The International Masters Swimming Hall of Fame (IMSHOF) is proud to announce the 2014 class of inductees. They will be inducted at the annual ceremony to be held Friday, Sept 19th, at the Hyatt Regency in Jacksonville, FL, in conjunction with the United States Aquatic Sports Convention. Read More »

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College
Illinois Tech Hires Kyllian Griffin As New Head Coach

Kyllian Griffin enters his first year as the Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach with Illinois Tech. In addition... Read More »

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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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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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BYU Announces 2014-2015 Schedule

BYU swim & dive head coach John Brooks released the 2014-2015 schedule Monday. “We have a pretty balanced schedule this year,” Brooks…

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Swim Training: Try This Backstroke Set With Kickboard & Paddles

Swim Training courtesy of FINIS, a SwimSwam partner. Featured image courtesy of Mike Lewis: Jason Dunford  Agility Paddles are an…

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David Guthrie Headlines 2014 Class of The International Masters Swimming Hall Of Fame

The International Masters Swimming Hall of Fame (IMSHOF) is proud to announce the 2014 class of inductees. They will be inducted at the annual ceremony to be held Friday, Sept 19th, at the Hyatt Regency in Jacksonville, FL, in conjunction with the United States Aquatic Sports Convention.

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Meet Scotland’s Swim Team on Eve of 2014 Commonwealth Games

Team Scotland introduces themselves to the world as they prepare to host the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Illinois Tech Hires Kyllian Griffin As New Head Coach

Kyllian Griffin enters his first year as the Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach with Illinois Tech. In addition…

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Harvard Men’s Swimming and Diving Announces Class of 2018

Harvard men’s swimming and diving announced the eight members of its incoming class of 2018.

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Race Video: Men’s 100 Fly Final at LA Invite: Giles Smith Wins with 52.79

All-American Giles Smith led wire-to-wire in the men’s 100 fly final at Los Angeles Invitational.

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Four-Time Illinois State Champion Jake Miller Commits to Louisville

Jacob Miller of the Redbird Swim Club in Illinois has verbally committed to Louisville.

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Race Video: Women’s 100 Back Final at LA Invite: Missy Franklin vs Elizabeth Pelton

Watch Missy Franklin and her Cal teammate Elizabeth Pelton go head-to-head in the 100 back final at Los Angeles Invitational.

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Dan Lloyd to be Head Swim Coach at Augustana College

Augustana is pleased to announce the hiring of Dan Lloyd as the new head coach of its men’s and women’s…

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Race Video: Women’s 100 Fly Final at LA Invite – Kendyl Stewart vs Felicia Lee

The women’s 100 fly final was a close contest bewteen North Coast’s Kendyl Stewart and Stanford’s Felicia Lee.

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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 Kara Lynn Joyce, 4-time Olympic Medalist & Swim Like A Champion host (courtesy of the Fitter & Faster Swim Tour presented by SwimOutlet.com)