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On the 12th Day of Christmas My True Love Gave To Me, 12 Scottish Swimmers…

Like a chorus of angels, Scotland’s swimmers and support staff united this past weekend at the Scottish Short Course National…

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International

Peter Daland Posthumously Awarded The FINA Gold Pin

The FINA Bureau posthumously awarded the Gold Pin to Peter Daland, former USC coach, for his outstanding contribution to swimming.

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Lifestyle

10 Gifts Swimmers Actually Want for the Holidays

#8 – A coupon redeemable for five uninterrupted naps.

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True or False – Swimmers Don’t Do Land Sports

When swimmers take to the field, court or track it can be difficult for their bodies to adjust to activities such as running, but is it really because of swimming?

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Facing Reality – Why It Shouldn’t Lessen Our Goals

SHOUT FROM THE STANDS: “Here’s the truth everyone. Not all of us are going to grow up to swim in the Olympics.”

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International Swimming Hall of Fame Announces The Class Of 2015

Camillo Cametti, of Verona, Italy, Chairman of ISHOF’s International Selection Committee: “This year’s class of 13 athletes, coaches and contributors represents four aquatic disciplines (swimming, diving, swimming and water polo) from ten different nations.”

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Jazz Carlin Runs Away With British Swimming Athlete of the Year Award Voting

In a banner year for British Swimming, Jazz Carlin stood out even among a very tall crowd, as she received 78%…

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Deandre Small Puts Big Item On Swimming Resume

Small qualified for and competed in the 2014 FINA Short-Course World Championships in Doha, Qatar.

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VIDEO: Tickets on sale for 2015 IPC World Championships in Glasgow

The 2015 IPC World Championships will be held in Glasgow, Scotland this coming July, and tickets are now on sale.

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VIDEO INTERVIEW: Scottish 100 Backstroke Champion Ryan Bennett Missed Record By .01

Ryan Bennett is part of a growing training group at the University of Stirling.

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VIDEO INTERVIEW: Kathryn Johnstone Talks Breaststroke of a Longer Variety

Scottish breaststroker Kathryn Johnstone discusses trying her hand at the 200 meter race, and why she’s beginning to enjoy it more-and-more as compared to her primary 50 and 100 meter races.

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Germany’s Deibler Announces Retirement Weeks After Setting World Record

24-year-old Markus Deibler has decided to call it quits and pursue interests outside of the pool.

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VIDEO INTERVIEW: Commonwealth Coach Graham Wardell Coaching His Last Meet in Scotland

In the above video, Scottish Commonwealth Games head coach Graham Wardell gives his final thoughts before heading off to his new post…

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2014 Swammy Awards: Male Breakout Swimmer of the Year Adam Peaty

The 19-year-old Peaty emerged from relative obscurity this year to become one of the fastest breaststrokers in world history.

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German documentary alleges massive doping program in Russia – English transcript released

The documentary specifically called out swimming among other sports twice. You can read a full English transcript of the documentary here.

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2014 Swammy Awards: Female Breakout Swimmer of the Year

To see all of the 2014 Swammy Award winners, presented by TYR, click here. 2014 Honoree: Sharon van Rouwendaal, Netherlands…

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