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FINA Director Talks About Extending Special World Championships Invitation to Michael Phelps

Phelps says he will not be swimming at Worlds, but FINA has other ideas.


Welcome Back…Michael Phelps Warming up in Mesa

It’s almost show time out in Arizona at the Mesa stop of the Arena Pro Swim Series.  Our photographer Mike…


2016 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials Tickets Will Go On Sale June 29th

All-session tickets for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials will go on sale on June 29th, 2015 at 10 A.M. Central…


IndyStar: Former Indiana Club Coach Ken Stopkotte Sentenced To Nearly 4 Years in Prison

Ken Stopkotte was sentenced to 45 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release. In addition to serving jail time, he has also been ordered to pay back nearly $170,000 to his victims.

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Four Corners Sectionals Day 4 Finals Recap: Mulcare Lowers 100 Back Record

The 2015 Speedo Champions Series – Western Region Four Corners Short Course Championships – is being held this year in…


San Antonio’s Northside Swim Center Selected as Site of US Olympic Team’s Domestic Staging Camp

USA Swimming has just announced that the site of the 2016 Olympic team’s domestic training camp will be the Northside…

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USA Swimming releases 2015 Winter National Standards with significantly faster cuts

USA Swimming has officially released its qualifying standards for the 2015 Winter National Championships, with many time cuts dropping by significant amounts in a pre-Olympic year.


2015 US Winter Nationals will be swum in long course meters

Earlier today, USA Swimming confirmed that the 2015 version of U.S. Winter Nationals will be conducted in long course meters rather than the traditional short course yards format.


USA Swimming to hold first #SwimBiz Marketing Conference

USA Swimming will hold its first-annual marketing conference entitled #SwimBiz: Social Media, Sponsorship and Swimming. The marketing-focused conference will be…

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FINA Triples Prize Money For Abu Dhabi 10k World Cup Stop To $60,000; All Ten Other Stops Remain At $20,000

The addition of Abu Dhabi to FINA’s 2015 10K Open Water World Cup schedule has drawn a lot of attention…


USA Vs. Europe to Renew Duel in the Pool Battle in 2015 at IUPUI

The Duel in the Pool series will renew in 2015 at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis.

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On the Outside Looking In: Race in Swimming

This opinion piece is courtesy of Franco Pacheco. There is a moment when an athlete or coach walks onto a…


USA Swimming Sends Out Reminder Communication About WADA’s New “Association” Rules

Effective January 1, 2015, a new version of the World Anti-Doping Code went into affect, that among other things has…

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Georgia’s Y-Rapids/Quad-A swim coach Jeff DeMott added to USA Swimming’s banned list

Swim coach Jeff DeMott of the Y-Rapids/Quad-A swimming team at the Albany Area YMCA in Georgia has been officially added to USA Swimming’s banned list.


USA Swimming Extends Partnership With Sigma Gamma Rho on Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Swimming and historical black sorority Sigma Gamma Rho announced a multi-year extension of their successful…

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