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Army Black Knights Secure Verbal Commitment from Nevada’s Jay Tao Yang

Jay Yang from Sandpipers of Nevada has made a verbal commitment to swim at West Point.

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Georgia Bulldogs earn 5 of 6 weekly honors from SEC

The Georgia Bulldogs cleaned up on the SEC’s weekly swimming & diving awards this week, taking 5 of 6 honors. The men swept the awards despite a loss to NC State, while the women won both swimming awards.

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67 coaches named U.S. National Team Coaches for 2014-2015

Cal’s Dave Durden is one of 67 coaches to be named to the U.S. National Team coaching staff for the upcoming season.

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What Makes A 2016 Olympic Champion?

I bet you thought you were going to click on an inspirational, Olivier Poirier-Leroy article and learn how to be…

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What Does It Take To Qualify For NCAA’s? List of Cutoff Times From 2014 NCAA Championships

In the Division I NCAA qualifying system, there are “A” standards, which earn an automatic invite to the NCAA Championship…

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5 Things to Tell Yourself After You Have a Bad Workout

We all have those stinky workouts in the pool where nothing goes right. Here are 5 questions to ask yourself the next you swim below expectations.

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Army Black Knights Secure Verbal Commitment from Nevada’s Jay Tao Yang

Jay Yang from Sandpipers of Nevada has made a verbal commitment to swim at West Point.

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Georgia Bulldogs earn 5 of 6 weekly honors from SEC

The Georgia Bulldogs cleaned up on the SEC’s weekly swimming & diving awards this week, taking 5 of 6 honors. The men swept the awards despite a loss to NC State, while the women won both swimming awards.

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67 coaches named U.S. National Team Coaches for 2014-2015

Cal’s Dave Durden is one of 67 coaches to be named to the U.S. National Team coaching staff for the upcoming season.

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What Makes A 2016 Olympic Champion?

I bet you thought you were going to click on an inspirational, Olivier Poirier-Leroy article and learn how to be…

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What Does It Take To Qualify For NCAA’s? List of Cutoff Times From 2014 NCAA Championships

In the Division I NCAA qualifying system, there are “A” standards, which earn an automatic invite to the NCAA Championship…

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5 Things to Tell Yourself After You Have a Bad Workout

We all have those stinky workouts in the pool where nothing goes right. Here are 5 questions to ask yourself the next you swim below expectations.

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Wisconsin sweeps Big Ten Swimmers of Week awards with Hutchins, Martin

Wisconsin Badger freestylers Ivy Martin (pictured) and Matthew Hutchins swept the Big Ten’s Swimmer of the Week awards this week after their big conference dual meet with border rival Minnesota.

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Ohio Sprint Freestyler Emmy Sehmann Makes Verbal Commitment to Wisconsin

Emmy Sehmann has made a verbal commitment to the Wisconsin Badgers for 2015-16.

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Cal Gets Verbal From David Puczkowski

Sprint freestyler and backstroker David Puczkowski from CLASS Aquatics in Camarillo, California has verbally committed to the Cal Golden Bears. Puczkowski has…

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4 Ways to Get In The Zone

When swimmers are asked to recall their best performances, they typically describe a feeling of effortless power, excitement, and readiness for the upcoming challenge. In Sport Psychology terms, this is known as achieving a State of Flow…

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University of Toronto Varsity Blues Take Down McMaster Marauders In Hamilton

The University of Toronto Varsity Blues travelled to Hamilton, Ont. on October 18th to face the McMaster Marauders in their…

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The College of New Jersey Tops Ramapo College in Season Opener

Oct 18, 2014 Mahwah, NJ … The College of New Jersey men’s swimming and diving team delivered a convincing victory…

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Atlantic 10: Lauri, Lankiewicz, Kindvall & Barry Capture Swimming Weekly Awards

George Mason’s Travis Lauri and Davidson’s Elise Lankiewicz were named the Atlantic 10 Men’s and Women’s Swimming & Diving Performers of the Week, respectively, the league announced on Tuesday.

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Miami (OH) breaststroker LeMire, Missouri State diver Nevels are MAC Athletes of the Week

Stephanie LeMire and Garrett Nevels were named the athletes of the week by the Mid-American Conference.

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Take a Selfie With SwimSwam, Get On SwimSwam

The brick supported by SwimSwam for the new Texas Ford Aquatics pool!

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Why Strong Freestyle Kick Mechanics Really Matter

There is more to a strong kick than flexibility. For the down kick, the quadriceps, hip flexors and core muscles have to be incredibly strong in order to create a quick snap of the foot backwards…

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