Discovery Communications nabs Olympic TV rights in Europe through 2024

In a major move for European television broadcasting, the U.S.-based Discovery Communications has gained broadcast rights throughout Europe for four Olympic Games stretching from 2018 to 2024.

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Swim Job: University of Wyoming seeks Graduate Assistant Swimming Coach

The University of Wyoming, a Division I member of the NCAA and a member of the Mountain West Conference (women’s team) and Western Athletic Conference (men’s team.

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Swim Job: COOL Swim Team seeks Site Swim Coach

The COOL (City Of Olathe Lightning) Swim Team is seeking friendly, knowledgeable, and hard-working site coaches for a family-friendly, competitive year-round swim club located in Olathe, KS.

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Chip Peterson returns to winning mode in Setúbal

Charles “Chip” Peterson (USA) and Rachele Bruni (ITA) were the winners of the sixth leg of the FINA/HOSA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup, taking place in Setúbal (POR) on June 27.


Do Not Pee or Poop in Pools Warns Center for Disease Control

CDC report strongly recommended not to “pee or poop in the water” in order to prevent dangerous chemicals from forming when that pee or poop chemically reacts with the chlorine.


Swim Job: West Virginia University seeks Assistant Swimming Coach

West Virginia University invites applications for the position of Assistant Men’s & Women’s Swimming Coach.

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140 Swim Jobs You Might Love

Want a job in swimming? Here are 140 Swim Jobs you might love.

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Stand Up Swimmers, Sitting is Death

You may have heard that “sitting is the new smoking”. Or if you follow MobilityWOD founder and New York Times best selling author Dr. Kelly Starrett says “sitting is death”.


FINA signs four-year agreement with ANA

FINA is proud to announce it has entered into a multi-year agreement with ANA, Japan’s leading airline, beginning in 2015 and running through 2018. This announcement solidifies ANA’s ongoing commitment to sports sponsorship leading up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Double National Champ Shields Headlines Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions Field

The 2015 TYR Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions, known in the swimming community as SMOC, will be held June 25-28 at the Marguerite Aquatic Center in Mission Viejo.


Swimfluence’s June Box Is Here!

This week, Swimfluence delivered its first round of boxes. Each month subscribers to the service will receive a package on their doorstep containing 6 to 8 products designed to positively influence the lifestyle of a competitive swimmer.


Swim Job: Eagle Swimming Association seeks Associate Head Swim Coach

Eagle Swimming Association (ESA) is a Coach-owned USA Swimming Bronze Medal Club located in Atascocita, TX (Northeast Houston, Gulf Swimming LSC).

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Swim Job: SwimSwam seeks part-time, contract writer based in Australia or Eastern/Southeastern Asia

SwimSwam is seeking a part-time, contract writer based in the Eastern Hemisphere, preferably Australia or Eastern/Southeastern Asia.

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Fike Swim Products Reinvents the Kickboard with First-Ever Coreboard

THE BRICK is the world’s first-ever coreboard, a 6 lb weighted kickboard that turns any kick set into a total body workout that actually changes a swimmer’s body position in the water—even after the kicking is done.


Funchal to Host IPC Swimming Euros

IPC Swimming announced on Tuesday (23 June) that the city of Funchal, on the island of Madeira, Portugal, will host the 2016 IPC Swimming European Open Championships just months before the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

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