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Official language of FINA’s new underwater rule as of Junior Worlds

A written interpretation of the rule was distributed to officials at last week’s FINA World Junior Championships, giving some insights into what the exact language of the new interpretation will look like when it is submitted later this year.

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Durban, South Africa Awarded First Commonwealth Games In Africa

“This is the first time that Africa will host the Commonwealth Games and will position South Africa as a sport tourism destination and also provide opportunities for Team South Africa.”

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USOC Officially opens #LA24 Campaign for 2024 Olympic Games

Los Angeles, California has officially launched its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games with the backing

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Commonwealth Games Federation To Increase ParaAthletes and Womens Participation

The CGF made other changes in the name of fairness. The changes below to the number of core sports was meant to stabilize costs while enhancing ParaAthlete & women’s participation.

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Australia’s Meagen Nay Announces Retirement

Australian backstroker, Meagen Nay, has announced she will be hanging up her goggles.

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St. Lucia Withdraws as Host of 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games

The island nation of St. Lucia has withdrawn as the host of the 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games. The decision was…

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Official language of FINA’s new underwater rule as of Junior Worlds

A written interpretation of the rule was distributed to officials at last week’s FINA World Junior Championships, giving some insights into what the exact language of the new interpretation will look like when it is submitted later this year.

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Durban, South Africa Awarded First Commonwealth Games In Africa

“This is the first time that Africa will host the Commonwealth Games and will position South Africa as a sport tourism destination and also provide opportunities for Team South Africa.”

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USOC Officially opens #LA24 Campaign for 2024 Olympic Games

Los Angeles, California has officially launched its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games with the backing

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Commonwealth Games Federation To Increase ParaAthletes and Womens Participation

The CGF made other changes in the name of fairness. The changes below to the number of core sports was meant to stabilize costs while enhancing ParaAthlete & women’s participation.

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Australia’s Meagen Nay Announces Retirement

Australian backstroker, Meagen Nay, has announced she will be hanging up her goggles.

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St. Lucia Withdraws as Host of 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games

The island nation of St. Lucia has withdrawn as the host of the 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games. The decision was…

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James Roberts – Set to return to pool

James Roberts – Set to return to the pool Possessing a lifetime Personal Best in the 100m Freestyle that would…

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A 4-Time Olympian’s Thoughts on How to Prepare Kids for College

“I had the pleasure of talking with Jill Sterkel, four-time Olympian, gold medalist and former head coach of University of Texas women’s swim team… As a coach, she had lots of experience with incoming freshman, plus she’s a parent.”

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College Swimming Previews: #10 Indiana Looks To End Minnesota’s Streak

Canadian Brooklyn Snodgrass will look to lead Indiana to their first B1G Ten title since 2011 this season

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Shouts From The Stands: Boosting Digital Footprint Can Give Recruits the Winning Edge

This advice stands contrary to what high school seniors may have been told, but it’s important that they don’t hide themselves online during the college admissions process.

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Why The Power of the Surge Matters in Swimming

What most coaches don’t realize is that each stroke has an underwater phase…or at least it should.

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Go In-depth with Swim Coach Dan Bullock

Dan has been coaching since 1990. He is a swimmer, former triathlete and now open water swimmer and coach. He has helped thousands get fit for adventures from their first novice Triathlon to swimming the English Channel.

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Ever Considered Owning Your Own Swim Business?

Do you love swimming? Are you a coach or former swimmer with a lot experience in the sport? Have you ever considered owning your own swim businesses?

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USA Swimming Announces 2015-2016 National Team Coaches

Bruce Gemmell made the U.S. National Team Coaches list for his work with world record-holder Katie Ledecky.

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Peruvian Swimming Federation Offices Closed Due to Safety Concerns

The Campo de Marte swimming facility in Lima, Peru, host to many national and international meets, has been closed due to safety concerns.

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USA Swimming Announces 2015-16 National Team Roster

USA Swimming has announced its 2015-16 National Team roster, which is headlined by veterans Missy Franklin, Katie Ledecky, Ryan Lochte, and Michael Phelps.

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