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Australian Youth Olympic Festival Wrap Up

The Australian Youth Olympic Festival came to a close earlier today and is being considered a huge success. Many of…

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Sprint News 1/15/13: Lasco Breaks Old Record; Dutch Star Retires; Meet Named for Dale Oen

Destin Lasco is breaking more records at one of his favorite pools, the Gloucester Institute of Technology. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Sprint News 12/18/12: Denmark Posts Job; Brazilians Mismeasure; Irie Announces Move

The Danish National Team is now seeking a new National Training Center coach, along with a new National team coach. (Photo of Lotte Friis courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Sprint news 12/5/12: Turks, Canadians Break National Records; Matheus and Altimar Show Down in Brazil

Canadian Martha McCabe (above) was a part of one of three National Record setting relays in Etobicoke in the last two weeks. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Sprint News 11/27/12: Ottesen Out of 100 For Worlds; Franklin for SI Award; Grand Canyon Joins WAC

Jeanette Ottesen (above) has cut back on her schedule for Worlds, Missy has been nominated for SI’s Fans’ Choice award; and the WAC has a new member. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Sprint news 11/26/12: Blume to Nice; Brazilian Juniors; Mass. HS Swimming Back At It

Lotte Friis (above) brought a Danish teammate with her to France. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Sprint News 11/8/12: Canadian NAG Record Broken; NCAA Clarifies Transfer, Instagram Guidelines

…A couple of weeks ago in Vancouver at the VPSC Decathlon, 14-year old Tim Zeng broke a Canadian National Age…

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Sprint News 11/7/12: FINA Confirms Ultra High-Dive; French Alter Qualifying Procedures

In what seems to have become a never-ending rotation of coaches around the country, the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks have hired…

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Sprint News 10/30/12: Fast HS Times in WY, FL, Paul Powers Cracks 44 Seconds

Paul Powers (right) with coach Andrew Deichert, Became the 3rd-fastest 16 year old in history last weekend.

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Sprint News 10/27/12: USA-S Updates SWIMS Database; NW Raises $11K; HK Coach Retires

Megan Goss (left) was one of the organizers of a fundraiser that raised $11,000 for breast cancer research. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Sprint News 10/12/12: Arlen’s Parade; French Return; Aussie Coaching Scramble

Paralympic Champion Victoria Arlen was honored in her hometown with a parade over the weekend.

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Sprint News 9/27/12: $100 Million Pool Gets a Namesake; Murphy Comes Home; Brit. Coach Freed From Charges

The competition pool at the South Australia Aquatic Centre that hosted last year’s Olympic Trials has been named after Australia’s greatest Paralympian. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Sprint News 9/24/12: Dekker Leaves Marseille, Former WR Holder Retires, LSU Starts Season

Former World Record holder Annamay Pierse has called it a career. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Sprint News 9/22/12: Claire Donahue Gets Big Honor; Olympic Voyeur Gets Light Sentence; Belmonte/Wildeboer to Train in Barcelona

Claire Donahue at the christening of the Claire Donahue Aquatic Center in Lenoir City, Tennessee.

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Sprint News 9/18/12: No Word on Noah’s Grand Jury; Seminoles’ New Logo; MV Makes a Hire

The Florids State Swimming & Diving Programs will have a new identity this season. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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