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Florida State All-American Madison Jacobi And Her Battle With Lupus

The Florida State women’s team has missed their star distance swimmer this season as she battles through her illness

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10 Reasons Why I’m Thankful to be a Swim Parent

#4 – Accountability. Swimming taught my kids accountability for their actions.

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Mental Health For Athletes: A Q&A with an athletic department’s mental health counselor

In this installment of the ongoing mental health series, Emily Brunemann talks to University of Michigan counselor Barb Hanson.

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FINIS to Award $1250 in FINISinc.com Credits in 2015 Men’s NCAA Championship Pick ‘Em Contest Prizes

FINIS, the sponsor of our coverage of the 2015 Men’s NCAA Championships and the 2015 Men’s NCAA Championship Pick ‘Em…

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1st African American woman to win an Olympic medal relects on the historic 1-2-3 Minority Finish at Women’s NCAAs

Maritza McClendon: “A tear instantly came to my eyes, I couldn’t believe it… This is a true moment in history for minorities. I still can’t believe we had three women of color take 1,2, 3 in the 100 free at Division 1 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships.”

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10 Struggles Distance Swimmers Know All Too Well

We didn’t choose the distance life, the distance life chose us; by which I mean you probably became a distance swimmer when you finished a long set, your coach looked at you funny, and the next thing you knew, you were entered in the 500 at your next meet.

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Behind the Scenes SwimSpray Photo Shoot

The folks at SwimSpray are great at taking the smell out of swimming – their product eliminates the chlorine smell allowing…

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12 Things You Should Know Before Dating a Swimmer

Fancy a swimmer, do ya? Of course you would. Here are 12 things you should know before professing your love to your swimmer crush.

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8 Ways To Make This Your Best Swimming Year Yet

It’s 2015, time to step it up. The Olympics are only 16 months away. Here are eight ways to make this your best year yet.

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Jeffco Hurricanes – 2015 Sectionals – Feature Video

Swimming video is courtesy of Bailey Miclette, a Jeffco Hurricanes swimmer based out of Arvada, Colorado.

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Video Interview: Teri McKeever gives shoutout to Natalie Coughlin

As we spoke to Teri NcKeever after the finals session of Day 2 at the Women’s NCAA Championships, a hot…

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2015 NCAA B1G Roundup: IU Freshman Kennedy Goss and the 200 Free Final

2015 NCAA B1G Roundup: IU Freshman Kennedy Goss and the 200 Free Final  WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: Thursday, March…

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Missy Franklin and Nathan Adrian partner with USAID on World Water Day

In celebration of World Water Day on March 22nd, Missy Franklin and Nathan Adrian filmed a video with the U.S. Agency for International Development in support of their efforts to provide safe drinking water and sanitation to millions throughout the developing world.

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5 Ways Swimming Competitively Helped Me as an Entrepreneur and CEO

Courtesy of Lisa Falzone, a former varsity swimmer and graduate of Stanford University, who is the co-founder and CEO of iPad point of sale platform Revel Systems.

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Medley Relay Swimmers compared to a meal at a Mexican Restaurant

Backstroke = The Chips and Salsa: “The chips and salsa start off the meal, but if the salsa isn’t good then people start getting worried about the rest of the meal. In contrast, good chips and salsa can make the rest of the meal taste incredible.”

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