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Swim Fort Lauderdale Conquers a 12 Hour Practice

On Saturday, April 19th, the Swim Fort Lauderdale senior swimmers completed a 12 hour workout / swim camp!

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Shoulder Maintenance For All Swimmers

Tim Crowley: “There are two types of swimmers: Those who have had shoulder issues, and those who will develop them.”

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Finis Tempo Trainer: Good For Training And Pranking Your Coaches

College of Charleston swimmers Sarah Graif & Jayme Groth decided to have a little April fools fun with their head coach…

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Why FINIS Has Gone Strapless

With the release of the Agility and Instinct strapless hand paddles, it is clear that FINIS has found some advantages in producing paddles without the traditional elastic straps.

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SwimOutlet.com & U.S. Masters Swimming Renew Partnership

SwimOutlet.com, the web’s most popular swim shop, and U.S. Masters Swimming, the national governing body for adult swimming with more…

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Mercersburg Swim Camps: Learn Innovative Techniques and Have Fun

Mercersburg Swim Clinics provide an experience that teaches swimmers the most innovative techniques available, while having fun. The philosophy is simple. Swimmers do not just compile distance, but rather work on improvements in starting, turning, and stroke techniques.

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DeSelm’s Tar Heels Send 13 Swimmers to NCAA Championships

The University of North Carolina women’s swimming team, fresh off an outstanding second-place performance at the Atlantic Coast Conference Championships,…

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Colella’s Blue Devils send Six to NCAA Championships

Coming off of a historic performance at the 2014 ACC Swimming and Diving Championship, the Duke women had two swimmers…

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Holloway’s Wolfpack Send Eight Swimmers to NCAA Championships

 Eight members of the No. 22 NC State women’s swimming & diving team were selected to take part in the…

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How to Nail the Taper

Reach your body’s peak performance level by diminishing training volume—enabling your body to recover from the physiological stress of months of heavy training. Literature suggests the taper period should involve a reduction to 40-60% of one’s training volume to maximize performance gains.

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Michael Andrew Slow Motion 50 Freestyle at the Speedo Championship Series in College Station

Swimming video courtesy of Team Andrew Indie Swimming. Michael Andrew swam a 20.4 in prelims of the 50 yard freestyle…

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Soro To Goalkeep for Brazil: A New Wave in Water Polo (Milorad Cavic Editorial)

This post was written by Olympic medalist Milorad Cavic, who represented his native Serbia when he challenged Michael Phelps in that .01 second 100 butterfly race in the 2008 Olympic Games.

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Open Turn: Conference Championship Preview, Round 2

Garrett McCaffrey and Morgan Priestley look forward to the 2nd batch of D1 conference championships.

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NCAA Division III Pre-Selection Psych Sheets Released; Nitz Won’t Defend 50 Free Title

The NCAA has released their pre-selection psych sheets for the 2014 men’s and women’s Division III NCAA Championship meets that…

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Pool Indoor Air Quality: Why It Matters to Your Health and Performance (PART 2)

Mixing air causes corrosion in higher parts of the building, including the roof. This is usually the cause of a breeze or draft on a pool deck. This effect spreads bad air all over the place, and is intensified by the use of large fans. Look for rust around your pool. If you see any on metal components in your roof, chances are, there is mixing going on.

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