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USA Swimming’s Safe Sport Launches Online Anti-Bullying Training

USA Swimming’s Safe Sport launches online anti-bullying training. The free program includes resources for teams to adopt anti-bullying safety plans.

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Brian King isn’t USA Swimming member, no jurisdiction to ban in United States

Banned Australian swim coach Brian King is not a USA Swimming member, and the United States’ swimming federation lacks the jurisdiction to ban him, USA Swimming said today, but his application could be rejected if he applied in the States.

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USA Swimming, Speedo USA Celebrate 30 Years of Partnership

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the partnership between USA Swimming and Speedo USA, the organizations are creating several recognition activities…

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Former Puerto Rican Olympian Gary Goodner Sr. added to USA Swimming’s banned list

Gary Goodner, Sr., a former Tampa Bay Aquatics coach and Puerto Rican Olympian, has been permanently banned from USA Swimming as of last December.

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Tom Shields One of Five USA Swimming National Teamers to Assist in World’s Largest Swim Lesson on Thursday

Nic Fink, Connor Jaeger, Melanie Margalis, Emma Reaney, and Tom Shields will all be participating in the event.

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USA Swimming Foundation Make a Splash Tour Presented by Phillips 66 Raises Awareness to Reduce Risk of Child Drownings

Month-long June tour with Olympic gold medalists promotes saving lives through swim lessons to reverse second-leading cause of death for children under 14.

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USA Swimming Foundation Enlists Olympic Gold Medalists to Increase Awareness of Learning to Swim and Building Champions

Olympic gold medalists Nathan Adrian (Bremerton, Wash.), Cullen Jones (Irvington, N.J.), Jessica Hardy (Long Beach, Calif.) and Jason Lezak (Irvine, Calif.) have joined the USA Swimming Foundation as Ambassadors, promoting the organization’s mission to “Save Lives & Build Champions in the pool and in life.”

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$23,000 USAS Funded Review of Literature on USRPT, Other Training Methods, Completed

A $23,000 project funded by USA Swiming, through managing partner the American Swim Coaches’ Association (ASCA), has been completed and…

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List of US Olympic Trials Qualifiers Quickly Approaching 1000 Swimmers

942 swimmers have qualified for the 2016 US Olympic Swim Team Trials as of May 2015.

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Missy Franklin: How to Make a Swimmer Bun

Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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Former Eden Township, New York Swim Coach Banned for Life by USA Swimming

Glenn Christopher Nellis, a former swim coach of the Eden Dolphins Swim Team in the Town of Eden, New York,…

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USA Swimming Makes Social Media Easier with AT&T Social Deck

USA Swimming today launched a new social media platform, the AT&T Social Deck, which takes the multiple social media conversations around popular swimming topics and places them in one location to give an easy way to immediately follow and participate in the stream of news and images.

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Jack Fabian, Tyler Fenwick to Lead Team USA Open Water Rosters

USA Swimming today announced its open water head coaches for this summer’s Pan American Games and World University Games.

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Southern California Swimming Brothers Set Donation Record

Two Mission Viejo Nadadores and Laguna Hills High School Varsity Swimmers Distribute More Than 10,000 Donated Swimsuits, Swim Caps and Goggles to Underprivileged Children in an Effort to Eliminate Childhood Drowning.

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Kade Knoch blogs from the National Diversity Select Camp: Blog #3 – Breaststroke, backstroke and food

King Marlin Swim Club member Kade Knoch practices at the Olympic Training Center during USA Swimming’s 2015 National Diversity Select Camp.

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