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VIDEO: Melanie and Megan Wish Former Teammate Macy Kate Good Luck on Rising Star

Follow Megan Romano on Twitter @Megan__Romano. Follow Melanie Margalis on Twitter @MelMargalis. Follow Macy Kate on Twitter @MacyKateMusic. St. Petersburg…

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Vote for KU’s Miller, WVU’s Bohman as Big 12 Athlete of the Year

Vote for fellow swimmers Chelsie Miller and Bryce Bohman, the only swimming and diving athletes nominated for Big 12 Athlete of the Year.

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Swim Training: In Defense of Drills

Gary Hall Sr.: “Since it takes place in a medium some 800 times denser than air, swimming could arguably claim to be the most technique-sensitive sport out there.”

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Race Video: Watch Nathan Adrian Rip a 21.90 in Prelims at LA Invite

Nathan Adrian was pleased with his 21.90 morning swim at Los Angeles Invitational. See how it unfolded here.

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Video Interview: Nathan Adrian Scratches 50 Free, Talks with SwimSwam Before Leaving LA Invite

Nathan Adrian scratched Saturday’s finals at LA Invite and headed back to Northern California. But first he took some time to discuss his road to Nationals with SwimSwam’s Anne Lepesant.

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Race Video: Nathan Adrian Crushes Field in 100 Free at LA Invite

Nathan Adrian smoked the field from lane 8, winning the men’s 100 free in 48.32 at Los Angeles Invitational on Friday, July 18.

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Race Video: Matt Grevers Winning 100 Free Consols at LA Invite

Matt Grevers won the consolation final of the men’s 100 free at Los Angeles Invitational with 51.08.

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Q&A With Former St. Petersburg Aquatics Swimmer, Rising Star Contestant, Macy Kate

It’s T-minus 30 hours until former Nationally-ranked swimmer Macy Kate performs head-to-head on ABC’s The Rising Star, and we caught…

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Swimming With Purpose: Crossing Lake St. Clair for Cystic Fibrosis

Swimming St. Clair has raised close to $50,000 over the past six years for the National Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

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5 Tips for Surviving Your Taper

For some swimmers, the real struggle comes after all of the hard work is done. Here are 5 tips for surviving your taper.

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The 12 Swimmers You See at Your Local Swim Meets

Here are 12 of the swimmers you see on deck at your local swim meet. Where do you fit in?

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5 Mental Hacks to Get You Through Your Next Tough Swim Practice

Are you making tough workouts even harder? Here are 5 tips to help make those challenging sets and workouts easier.

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The Cutest Swimmer in the World – Platypus Video

Swimming video courtesy of Cute Creatures Great And Small.

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Fitter and Faster Swim Tour Yucaipa, California Photo Vault

Mark Gangloff and participants going over breaststroke drills at The Fitter and Faster Swim Tour presented by SwimOutlet.com in Yucaipa, CA.

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Burning Skin or Itching at Swim Meets

“Unfortunately for the swimmers, chlorine side-effects are the worst at swim meets. Because of increased chlorine, swimmers are exposed to higher levels of chlorine during meets.”

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