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35 Tips from 35 Swim Coaches

35 coaches from across North America share their favorite swimming tips.

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Arena International Athletes – Swimming Photo Vault

Many thanks to Arena International for these great swimming photos.

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Virtual Frogman Challenge, A Navy SEAL Foundation Event hosted by The Tampa Bay Frogman Swim

The Tampa Bay Frogman Swim traces its roots to raising funds and awareness for a SEAL officer severely injured in September 2009 while serving in Afghanistan.

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Eli Broman Signs With Wisconsin – Green Bay

On the first signing day for the early period (Nov.12) Eli Broman signed a National Letter of Intent to swim for the…

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South African Athletes Go Into Doha With A Chip On Their Shoulders

After having only two swimmers being funded by Operation Excellence South African swimmers head into Doha with something to prove…

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A Daily Mental Toughness Checklist for Swimmers

Mental toughness? For swimmers? Sure, I’ll take me some of that. Here is a daily checklist for swimmers to stay mentally tough in the water.

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11 Things You Shouldn’t Say To A Competitive Swimmer
World Record Holder Sun Yang Was Banned After Positive Doping Test
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5 Things Swimmers Can Be Thankful For
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The 8 reasons why you should be at practice
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35 Tips from 35 Swim Coaches

35 coaches from across North America share their favorite swimming tips.

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Arena International Athletes – Swimming Photo Vault

Many thanks to Arena International for these great swimming photos.

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Virtual Frogman Challenge, A Navy SEAL Foundation Event hosted by The Tampa Bay Frogman Swim

The Tampa Bay Frogman Swim traces its roots to raising funds and awareness for a SEAL officer severely injured in September 2009 while serving in Afghanistan.

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Finis

Eli Broman Signs With Wisconsin – Green Bay

On the first signing day for the early period (Nov.12) Eli Broman signed a National Letter of Intent to swim for the…

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South African Athletes Go Into Doha With A Chip On Their Shoulders

After having only two swimmers being funded by Operation Excellence South African swimmers head into Doha with something to prove…

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A Daily Mental Toughness Checklist for Swimmers

Mental toughness? For swimmers? Sure, I’ll take me some of that. Here is a daily checklist for swimmers to stay mentally tough in the water.

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This Holiday Season Give Them a Competitive Edge

For Black Friday, BridgeAthletic is offering SwimSwam readers the ability to give the gift of an elite level strength program at a discount.

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5 Things Swimmers Can Be Thankful For

I think we all know that there is a lot more to swimming than the day-in-day-out of practices with the occasional best time. Here are five things swimmers in particular can be thankful for:

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Nica Nadadores: Using swimming to make a difference in Nicaragua

A group of former collegiate swimmers are bringing the sport they love to Nicaragua in order to help local kids develop leadership skills and gain better educational opportunities.

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PHOTO & POSTER VAULT: 4th Annual Private School Invite in Grapevine, Texas

Andy Ringgold was at the 4th Annual Private School Swimming & Diving Invitational earlier this month, and gives us an inside look at the action with this photo and poster vault.

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Yale Gets Commitment from Santa Clara Swim Club’s Cooper Burrill

Santa Clara freestyler Cooper Burrill is the latest to commit to the Yale Bulldogs for the 2015-16 season.

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Shallow Water Blackout: The Quiet Killer

This article is the first in a series of three on shallow water blackout that we will publish to raise awareness of the issue and help prevent further tragedies from occurring.

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Anthony Ervin Chases the Water Dragon – Gold Medal Minute presented by SwimOutlet.com

Anthony Ervin is taking the 2014 Short Course World Championships off to drill-down on his book, Chasing the Water Dragon. The highly anticipated memoir is expected to hit book shelves in the spring of 2016.

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10 Things Non-Swimmers Say to Swimmers

It’s hard being a swimmer sometimes, especially since, as all swimmers know, no one outside the sport understands swimming.

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Race Club Turkey Circuit – A Thanksgiving Day Swimming Workout

Here is a Thanksgiving-day workout that both sprinters and distance swimmers can do, and hopefully, will like, even though it is a tough one. We call it the Race Club Turkey Circuit.

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Bloomington, Illinois Backstroker Lauren Oostman Signs NLI with Eastern Illinois

Lauren Oostman of Normal Community High School and Waves Bloomington/Normal Y Swim Team has signed with EIU Panthers for 2015-16.

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