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TMZ: Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Baltimore

The winningest Olympian of all-time, Michael Phelps, has been arrested on suspicion of DUI, according to TMZ. TMZ cites anonymous sources…

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Training

Freestyle Flip Turn: Streamline Dolphin Kick, Dolphin Kick Technique, Number of Kicks

Gary Hall Sr.: “What happens between the time the feet leave the wall and the breakout is the most controversial and variable part of the freestyle flip turn. It is also when the most time is either gained or lost.”

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College Recruiting

Towson Tigers Get Verbal Commitment From Bria Otwell

Bria Otwell, a senior at Freeport Area Senior High School in Freeport, Pennsylvania, verbally committed to swim for Towson University…

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Industry

Swimming Debuts on the Smartwatch with Pebble

Swim.com brings an advanced swimming app to Pebble which turns the smartwatch into a swim-tracking beast.

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FINA World Cup Series

Shields, Le Clos dominate Hong Kong points for men, Hosszu leads women by over 300

With the third of seven stops completed on the World Cup tour, Chad le Clos and Katinka Hosszu are in…

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TMZ: Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Baltimore

The winningest Olympian of all-time, Michael Phelps, has been arrested on suspicion of DUI, according to TMZ. TMZ cites anonymous sources…

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Freestyle Flip Turn: Streamline Dolphin Kick, Dolphin Kick Technique, Number of Kicks

Gary Hall Sr.: “What happens between the time the feet leave the wall and the breakout is the most controversial and variable part of the freestyle flip turn. It is also when the most time is either gained or lost.”

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Towson Tigers Get Verbal Commitment From Bria Otwell

Bria Otwell, a senior at Freeport Area Senior High School in Freeport, Pennsylvania, verbally committed to swim for Towson University…

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Addison Skogman Verbally Commits to Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Addison Skogman from Wisconsin Division I High School powerhouse Waukesha South has verbally committed to Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Her decision was first…

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Swimming Debuts on the Smartwatch with Pebble

Swim.com brings an advanced swimming app to Pebble which turns the smartwatch into a swim-tracking beast.

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Shields, Le Clos dominate Hong Kong points for men, Hosszu leads women by over 300

With the third of seven stops completed on the World Cup tour, Chad le Clos and Katinka Hosszu are in…

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Nike Swim

World Cup Money Update: Seventeen grand for Hosszu, seven for Shields out of Hong Kong

Katinka Hosszu and Tom Shields were the top money-earners at the Hong Kong World Cup this week, with the former racking up $17,000 and the latter $7,500.

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Katinka Hosszu Wins 5 More, Taking Tally to 10, at Hong Kong World Cup

While Katinka Hosszu’s fly and IM races haven’t been at their best in Hong Kong, she looks as good as ever in the 100 back, where she neared a World Record.

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Paddock Evacuator

Virginia Tech men pick up commitment from 48-second back/flyer Brent Benedict

Defending ACC champions Virginia Tech have added to their roster, getting a verbal commitment from Pennsylvania state champ Brent Benedict, who will join the H2Okies roster next fall.

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10 Career Lessons You Learn from Competitive Swimming

#4 – You’ve learned how to win—and lose—with grace.

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Erik Risolvato to continue comeback under Puerto Rican flag, beginning with Central American & Caribbean Games

Erik Risolvato has had a winding swimming journey thus far, and it’s a journey that will now continue under the banner of Puerto Rico.

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Swim Capz

Northwestern Men Receive First Verbals From Loveland’s Jack Thorne and Sarasota Y’s Carter Page

The Wildcats got some good news in the form of verbals from Loveland Swim Club’s Jack Thorne and Sarasota YMCA’s Carter Page on…

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10 World and 11 American Records fall at the LaCamas Classic/NW Zones Masters Meet

Masters Swimming News courtesy of Justin Slade. The Lacamas Headhunters hosted the LaCamas Classic/NW Zones masters Meet this weekend. The…

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Steele Wisdom: Givers and Takers on Swim Teams

Courtesy of 4-time NCAA DII Coach of the Year Bob Steele One of the talks I give when working with…

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Michael Phelps Year in Review: Is the Comeback a Success Thus Far

Since the greatest man to ever grace the water has been back in the pool, there have been ups and downs for the swimming and Olympic legend Michael Phelps.

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