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Sportsnet: Video Shows Missy Franklin in “Obvious Pain” During Pan Pacs Training Session

A scary video, on exclusive from Canadian sports network SportsNet, show American superstar swimmer Missy Franklin in what appears to be…

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Trinidad and Tobago win XX Goodwill Swim Meet

The 20th edition of the Goodwill Swim Meet, an annual competition between Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Guyana and St. Lucia took place at Club Oase in Paramaribo, Suriname from August 15-17, 2014.

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Great Britain Breaks World Record in Mixed 400 Medley Relay in Berlin

The Great Britain swim team has been little shy of pure gold during this summer’s championship meets, so it should…

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WATCH: Finals Race Videos from 2014 European Championships Day 2

France’s Florent Manaudou, tied for the win in the men’s 50 fly on day 2 at the 2014 European Championships.

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HardCore Swim of the Week: Hungary’s Szilagyi crushes 200 fly at Youth Olympic Games

Liliana Szilagyi made a statement about the bright future of Hungarian swimming by winning the Youth Olympic title in the 200 fly with the 3rd-fastest time swum in the entire world this season.

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Michael Phelps vs Tom Shields in 100 Butterfly: Gold Medal Minute presented by SwimOutlet.com

Tom Shields has finally arrived as a world class swimmer. How will he face-off against Michael Phelps in the 100m butterfly at the Pan Pacific Championships? What’s your prediction?

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SwimSwam’s The Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 8/6/2014

We’re catching up on our Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming lists. Here are our picks for July 31-August 3, 2014.

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2014 European Championships – Brits rocket to top of medal table after day 2

Fran Halsall and the Brits scored seven total medals on day 2, three of them gold, to take the lead in the European Championships medal table.

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How to Be a More Coachable Swimmer

Elite swimmers have the shared trait of being highly coachable. Here are 5 tips for being a more coachable swimmer so that you can make the most of your time in the water.

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2014 European Championships Day 2 Finals: Great Britain Continues to Roll

Florent Manaudou, who has had a great week so far, kept things rolling with a win in the 50 meter butterfly tonight.

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Olympic Swimmers – Going Back to the Beginning

Here’s an excellent video shared by our friend Guy Barnea.  Guy and the some of his Israeli Olympic teammates did something…

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Medal Count: 2014 Youth Olympic Games – China accelerates away on day 3, big session for Italy

Now three days in to the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, the host nation has started to put some distance between itself and the competition. China picked up a pair of gold medals on night 3 to double its total

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Canadian Swim Legend George Gate Passes Away at 89

Swimming Canada “Circle of Excellence” inductee George Gate has passed away in Pierrefonds, Quebec after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Gate…

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6 big things from day 3 at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games

It’s been a meet of close finishes in Nanjing, with two gold medal ties already on the books in three days of racing.

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RACE VIDEOS: Heat race videos from day 2 prelims at the European Championships in Berlin

Watch Femke Heemskerk take the top seed in the women’s 100 free, plus all heats from the second morning of European Championships.

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