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18 Brazilian Athletes Post Qualifying Standards for Kazan

In the first of Brazil’s two qualifying meets 18 athletes swam times under the standards needed to attend the World Championships in Kazan…

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Five Meet Records Broken on the First Day of Brazilian Championships

Cesar Cielo set one of the five competition records set on the first day of the Brazilian Championships…

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Cunha, Cielo, Santana earn nominations for Brazil Olympic Awards

The Olympic Committee of Brazil held its annual Brazil Olympic Awards this week, and several swimmers earned nominations for the event’s top awards.

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Brazil’s Flamengo club to build R$4 million new pool

Flamengo, once one of the most successful and well-known swim clubs in Brazil, is planning to build a new R$4 million (R$ stands for Brazil’s currency, the real) facility in an effort to return to its former elite status.

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Cielo Not Entered to Swim the Individual 100 Freestyle at Brazilian Nationals

After winning the World Short Course Championships Cesar Cielo is not entered in the individual 100 freestyle at the Brazilian National Championships…

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What’s Next for Brazil After Winning the 2014 World Short Course Championships Medals Table?

Since the inception of the FINA Short Course World Championships in 1993 there have only been two countries other than…

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Blueseventy Swim of the Week: Cesar Cielo strikes back

Cesar Cielo waited until the final men’s event of Short Course Worlds to provide what was perhaps its most exciting swim.

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10 Things from Us & You: Day 5 of the 2014 Short Course World Championships

The 2014 Short Course World Championships have wrapped up in Doha, Qatar. Here are 5 big things we noticed, and 5 things you pointed out in the comments section:

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Brazil Tops the Medal Standings with Seven Gold

Brazil capped off a tremendous performance at the World Short Course Championships by collecting four gold on the final evening…

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RACE VIDEO: Cielo edges Manaudou in 100 Free scm World Championships

Race Video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam partner.

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23 World Records Broken in Doha; 2008-2009 Suited Era Withering Away

Katinka Hosszu led the way with an astonishing 4 World Records in Doha.

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2014 World Short Course Championships: Day Five Finals Live Recap

Sarah Sjostrom looks to provide some excitement on the final evening of the 2014 World Short Course Championships…

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Short Course World Championships Day Five Prelims Live Recap

Rikke Moeller Pedersen’s 200 Breaststroke, an event she holds the met record in SCM and the world record in LCM, will be one of the highlight races of the final day of competition at Short Course Worlds.

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2014 World Short Course Championships: Day Four finals live recap

Can Katinka Hosszu hadd to her 6 medals and 3 World Records on Saturday night? She swims the 200 IM.

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Short Course World Championships Day Four Prelims Live Recap

Florent Manaudou will get a chance to race in the 100 free today after setting a world record yesterday in the 50.

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