2012 FINA/Arena World Cup Series

2-3 Oct. Dubai (UAE) | 6-7 Oct. Doha (QAT) | 13-14 Oct. Stockholm (SWE) | 17-18 Oct. Moscow (RUS) | 20-21 Oct. Berlin (GER) | 2-3 Nov. Beijing (CHN) | 6-7 Nov. Tokyo (JPN) | 10-11 Nov. Singapore (SIN)

Previews & Recaps

2014 Dubai World Cup: two world records for Hungarians on day 1

Katinka Hosszu is back, just three days removed from her triple-World Record performance in Doha, which has her leading the World Cup series points standings handily.

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2014 FINA World Cup Doha: World record and three wins for Hosszu on day 2, Dekker wins twice

Chad le Clos came just short of a world record in the mens’ 100 fly, crushing his own national record with a 48.70.

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Americans To Swim 2 Sets of Relays in Moscow

Gunnar Bentz and 7 junior girls will join the American contingent in Moscow on Wednesday. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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FINA/Arena WC Preview: Hardy, Meilutyte to Square Off in Stockholm

American Jessica Hardy will be back in her favorite element in Stockholm: Short Course Meters (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Updated World Cup Money Standings

Updated money standings after Day 2 in Doha

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Doha Day 1 Features Similar Suspects, Triple Wins for Hosszu and Seto

Katinka Hosszu of Hungary continues to dominate the 2012 FINA World Cup Series

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Video

WATCH: Race videos from day 1 of the Doha World Cup stop

Roland Schoeman won the men’s 50 breast on day 1 in Doha. Watch that race along with the rest of day 1 action here.

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Race Video: Morozov wins 50 Free, Beijing World Cup, 20.91

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Godsoe wins 200 Back, Beijing World Cup, 1:51.29

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: le Clos wins 100 Fly, Beijing World Cup, 49.41 (Shields goes 49.45)

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Race Video: Coutts wins 100 IM, Beijing World Cup, 58.08

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: le Clos wins 200 IM, Beijing World Cup, 1:52.60

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Godsoe wins 50 Back, Beijing World Cup, 23.07

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Race Video: Campbell wins 100 Free, Beijing World Cup, 51.59

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Australia Breaks The World Record in 4×50 Mixed Free Relay, 1:30.52

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Fraser-Holmes wins 200 Free, Beijing World Cup, 1:43.09

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Race Video: Santos wins 50 Fly at Beijing World Cup, 22.13

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Morozov wins 100 free at Beijing World Cup, 45.88

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.

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Race Video: Godsoe wins 100 Back, Beijing World Cup, 50.15

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Race Video: le Clos edges Shun in 200 Fly, Beijing World Cup, 1:51.7

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Race Video: Hosszu wins 200 IM, Beijing World Cup, 2:05.34

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Race Video: Australia Wins 4×50 Mixed Relay, Beijing World Cup, 1:38.23

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Race Video: Atkinson wins 100 breast, Beijing World Cup, 1:03.81

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Race Video: Efimova 50 scm Breaststroke World Record

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner. Via Universal Sports: 2013, Tokyo, Japan, FINA Swimming World Cup,…

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Race Video: Hosszu and Coutts tie in 100 IM at the Tokyo FINA World Cup

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More Analysis

Le Clos hits six figures, Hosszu over $200,000 on World Cup tour after Moscow

With the Moscow World Cup ending the tour’s second cluster, Chad le Clos and Katinka Hosszu each benefited from the tour’s cluster bonuses to crack new barriers in the money lists.

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Le Clos and Hosszu widen points gap after Moscow World Cup

Chad le Clos and Katinka Hosszu continue to hurtle towards repeat World Cup points championships, as each finished as the highest scorers in Moscow and in all of Cluster 2.

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Moscow World Cup Day Two Finals

Chad le Clos collected another three gold on the second day in Moscow…

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Katinka Hosszu And Tom Shields Both Finish With Five Medals On Day One Of Moscow World Cup

Day one of the Moscow World Cup kicked off today bringing both iron lady Katinka Hosszu and American Tom Shields…

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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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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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Hong Kong World Cup Day Two Prelims

Katinka Hosszu had the most impressive time of the prelims posting a 55.56 in the women’s 100 backstroke…

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Shields, Hosszu earn most World Cup points on day 1 in Hong Kong, leaders stay the same

Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu and American Tom Shields were the biggest winners on day 1 of the Hong Kong World Cup, at least in terms of series points.

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Hosszu Extends Lead in World Cup Money Lists; Shields Has Best Day Yet of 2014 Season

Katinka Hosszu added another $8,500 to her prize money total on Monday at the 2014 FINA World Cup.

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Katinka Hosszu Enters All 17 Event in Two Days for Hong Kong World Cup

Tom Shields is the only U.S. pro swimmer at the Hong Kong stop of the World Cup, and with relatively thin fields he’ll stand to earn significant prize money beginning Monday.

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$300,000 on offer for Cluster #2 – Fina Swimming World Cup

Among men, Olympic champion Chad Le Clos (RSA) currently leads the overall rankings with 120 points, closely followed by Hungary’s Daniel Gyurta (116 points). Australian Thomas Fraser-Holmes completes the top-3 with 93 points.

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Strength Training with Hyper-mobile Joints

Hyper-mobile joints are advantageous in swimming, but can be detrimental to strength training on land if the athlete is not mindful of the tendency to hyperextend or hyper-rotate these joints.

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HardCore Swim of the Week: Le Clos’ textile-best 100 fly turns into a $50,000 swim

The South African rattled a super-suit world record while earning 30 World Cup points in one race en route to his giant bonus for leading the first cluster by just 4.

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2014 Dubai FINA World Cup – Day 2 Photo Vault

Many thanks to FINA and G. Scala for these swimming photos.

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5 Ways to Accelerate your Recovery in Swimming

It’s preseason. Training is at the top of your priority, and your recovery is essential to getting through the next few weeks of high intensity workouts. For the 19-20 hours in the day that you spend off the pool deck, you have complete control over your recovery and how well you treat your body.

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Hosszu already clears six figure winnings with World Cup’s cluster bonus after Dubai

Katinka Hosszu has earned $50,000 in world record bonuses and added a $50,000 cluster bonus to jump to $125,000 in total winnings just two meets in to the World Cup circuit.

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Le Clos back into World Cup series points lead after Dubai, but only by 4; Hosszu crushing competition

Chad le Clos is back in the driver’s seat, leading the World Cup points standings after the Dubai meet, but his lead is just four points after a great weekend for Hungary’s Daniel Gyurta.

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Katinka Hosszu Gets 2nd World Record in Dubai Rebreaking Her Own 100 IM Mark

Katinka Hosszu is collecting more $10,000 checks on the 2014 FINA World Cup circuit.

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2014 FINA World Cup Dubai Photo Vault

  Many thank to FINA and G. Scala/Deepbluemedia for these swimming photos.

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