Brazilian Swimming and Diving

Brazil announces criteria for Junior Worlds in 2015

The Brazilian swimming federation has announced the criteria it will use to select swimmers for the 2015 Junior World Championships in Singapore.

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Brazil Takes More Lenient Stance on Worlds, Olympic Qualifying for 2015, 2016

Time standards won’t matter much to Cesar Cielo and the deep Brazilian sprint group, but many swimmers will find an easier path to Kazan and Rio than they’ve had at past meets.

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7-Time NCAA All-American Silva Suspended Two Years For Doping Test in Brazil

Brazilian Evandro Vinicius Silva, who raced for two years in the NCAA, has been suspended after a positive doping test in his native Brazil.

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Open Water Star Poliana Okimoto Named Brazil’s Female Athlete of the Year

Poliana Okimoto, Aldo Rebelo, and Jorge Zarif pose after Okimoto and Zarif were awarded female and male athletes of the year on Tuesday by the Brazilian Olympic Committee.

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Several National Records Set At Carlos Campos Sobrinho Trophy Results

The Carlos Campos Sobrinho Trophy otherwise known as the Brazilian Juvenile Championships went this last weekend with many national records…

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Ruta Meilutyte To Compete At Gymnasiade In Brazil

The 15th World Gymnasiade will be held in Brazil with the highlight of the swimming events being the participation of…

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Heitmann Top Performer At Brazilian Youth and Junior Championships

The top Brazilian 13 and 14 year old swimmers competed in the long course at the “Campeonato Brasileiro Infantil de Natação”…

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Cielo Goes 19.2 in 50 Yard Free in Day 2 Prelims of 2013 Minneapolis Grand Prix

Cesar Cielo, the fastest man ever in the 50 yard free, looked the part in prelims of the 2013 Minneapolis Grand Prix

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Young Brazilian Champion Swimmer Dies After Being Struck By Car

To send well wishes to the family and team of the young swimmer, please firect your emails to [email protected] On the…

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5 Unique Storylines For the Unique Minneapolis Grand Prix

Cesar Cielo was once the greatest show in yards. Looking rejuvenated, he returns to the course for the first time in over three years.

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Top Seed at Brazilian Junior Championship Severely Injured After Being Hit By Car

A 13-year old swimmer has been struck by a car and hospitalized on the eve of Brazil’s 13-14 National Championship…

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Matheus Santana Has A Strong Showing At Youth School Games

After having a year where he broke Cesar Cielo‘s Brazilian national age group record for 16 year olds in the…

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Brazil Publishes Qualifying Standards For Pan Pacific Championships

The Brazilian Aquatic Federation has come out with their qualifying standards for the 2014 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships which will…

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Campbell Becomes 2nd-Fastest Aussie Ever; Hosszu’s Streak in 200 Fly Ended in Singapore

Cate Campell (featured image with sister Bronte) was a 51.67 to win the 100 free in Singapore. That moves her ahead of Emma McKeon as the second-fastest Australian in history.

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Brazilian Military Group Head To Asian World Cup Stops

With the next series of FINA World Cup stops about to commence a contingent from the Brazilian Military is set…

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