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Getting Back in the Water After a Long Layoff? Start Here.

Getting back into the water after a long break can be daunting. Here are 5 tips for making the transition from couch potato to high flyin’ swimmer a little easier.

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European Championships

2014 European Championships: Day 3 Live Prelims Recaps: Hosszu Doubles in IM and Backstroke

Katinka Hosszu is the top seed in the 200 IM heading into day 3 prelims of the European Championships.

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European Championships

10 Things We Noticed From Day 2 Of The 2014 European Championships

Florent Manaudou tied to win the 50 butterfly at 23.00 on day 2 of the 2014 European Championships.

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Photo Fishbowl

PHOTO VAULT: XX Goodwill Swim Meet in Suriname

Check out photos from the 2014 Goodwill Swim Meet between Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Guyana and St. Lucia in Paramaribo, Suriname.

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National

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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Brazil, Latin America & Caribbean

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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10 Swim Coach Stereotypes – Where Does Your Coach Fit In?
5 Things You’ll Never Hear a Successful Swimmer Say
5 Habits of Mentally Tough Swimmers
USA Swimming Releases 2014 Jr Pan Pacific Championships Roster
The Truth about Your Head Position In Swimming
How to Be a More Coachable Swimmer
2014 Youth Olympic Games Preview: Links, Results, Video Streams, and 5 Storylines to Watch
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10 Things Swimmers Say to Each Other They Can’t Say to Their “Normal” Friends
17 Ways You Know You Are a Distance Swimmer
Michael Phelps misses the wall in 100 free at US Nationals – Video Interview
10 Swim Coach Stereotypes – Where Does Your Coach Fit In?
Commonwealth Games Day One Finals – Live Results
5 Things You’ll Never Hear a Successful Swimmer Say
10 things you NEED to know about the Commonwealth Games
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Getting Back in the Water After a Long Layoff? Start Here.

Getting back into the water after a long break can be daunting. Here are 5 tips for making the transition from couch potato to high flyin’ swimmer a little easier.

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2014 European Championships: Day 3 Live Prelims Recaps: Hosszu Doubles in IM and Backstroke

Katinka Hosszu is the top seed in the 200 IM heading into day 3 prelims of the European Championships.

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10 Things We Noticed From Day 2 Of The 2014 European Championships

Florent Manaudou tied to win the 50 butterfly at 23.00 on day 2 of the 2014 European Championships.

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Finis

PHOTO VAULT: XX Goodwill Swim Meet in Suriname

Check out photos from the 2014 Goodwill Swim Meet between Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Guyana and St. Lucia in Paramaribo, Suriname.

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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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Nike Swim

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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Paddock Evacuator

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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Swim Capz

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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