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Lehane Improves 8th-in-the-World 200 Back at Brown Deer Sectional

Olympic Trials fourth place finisher Sean Lehane dropped his best 200 back time yet again tonight at the Speedo Sectional in Brown Deer, Wisconsin.

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Rio Torch Relay Day 81: Praia Grande, São Vicente, Santos & Guarujá

On each day of the official Olympic torch relay, carrying the Olympic flame to the Olympic cauldron in Rio de Janeiro,…

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Daily Mail Reports That IOC Will Ban Russia From Olympics

The Daily Mail is reporting that the IOC will announced tomorrow a ban of the Russian Federation from the 2016 Olympics, with possible exceptions for certain athletes who have met a higher testing standard.

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Grigory Tarasevich Issues Statement Post-Positive Meldonium Test

Russian backstroker and 2016 Olympian Grigory Tarasevich has released a statement concerning his positive meldonium test.

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Where Did Modern Breast and Fly Come From?

A brief look into where our modern breast and fly stroke originated from.

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U.S Olympic Committee Announces 555- member 2016 U.S Olympic Team

Team USA features 191 returning Olympians, 68 Olympic champions, for a total of 555 members for the 2016 Olympic games.

Lehane Improves 8th-in-the-World 200 Back at Brown Deer Sectional

Olympic Trials fourth place finisher Sean Lehane dropped his best 200 back time yet again tonight at the Speedo Sectional in Brown Deer, Wisconsin.

Rio Torch Relay Day 81: Praia Grande, São Vicente, Santos & Guarujá

On each day of the official Olympic torch relay, carrying the Olympic flame to the Olympic cauldron in Rio de Janeiro,…

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Daily Mail Reports That IOC Will Ban Russia From Olympics

The Daily Mail is reporting that the IOC will announced tomorrow a ban of the Russian Federation from the 2016 Olympics, with possible exceptions for certain athletes who have met a higher testing standard.

Grigory Tarasevich Issues Statement Post-Positive Meldonium Test

Russian backstroker and 2016 Olympian Grigory Tarasevich has released a statement concerning his positive meldonium test.

Where Did Modern Breast and Fly Come From?

A brief look into where our modern breast and fly stroke originated from.

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Holub Sets New Age Group Mark at Portuguese Championships

17 year old Portuguese Olympian Tamila Holub posted a 4:14.67 in the women’s 400 freestyle breaking her own record of 4:16.77, which she put up earlier this month…

America Joins Australia In Olympic Time Zone Practical Preparations

With their fancy sunglasses and blackout curtains, Australia isn’t the only swimming nation to bring timezone effect-combating gear to the…

Trials Semifinalist Nick Thorne Wins 100 Fly on Day 3 of Gresham Sectionals

The men’s version of the 100 fly was won by Olympic Trials semifinalist Nick Thorne from Arizona. Thorne swam to the wall in 54.84 to take the title.

Pan Am Games Champs Canada Left Out of Synchro Olympic Team Event

Natalie Ischenko (above) and her partner Svetlana Romashina will seek to defend their Olympic duet gold, pending the IOC’s decision on the Russian Federation’s wholesale participation in the Games.

Sean Lehane Drops Lifetime Best 1:55.74 200 Back in Brown Deer

Prior to today, Lehane’s best was the 1:56.43 he swam in semifinals at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials. He would go on to finish 4th in the final with a 1:56.44.

Saturday, July 30th Will Be Open Practice For Team USA at Georgia Tech

Saturday, July 30th will be the U.S. Olympic Swim Team’s open practice at Georgia Tech’s McAuley Aquatic Center. The team…

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2016 Rio Olympics Preview: American Women on WR Hunt in 800 Free Relay

The American quartet will be chasing gold as well as the Chinese World Record of 7:42.08.

Russian Grigory Tarasevich Tests Positive For Meldonium, Avoids Ban

Russian swimmer Grigory Tarasevich, who competes for the University of Louisville stateside, has tested positive for meldonium, but will not face any punitive bans.

Yoga for Swimmers: 4 Poses for Injury Prevention

Practicing yoga is a great way to ensure that you develop the strength and mobility you need to stay injury free…

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Duarte Breaks Two Portuguese Junior Records

Miguel Duarte set new Portuguese junior records in both the men’s 800 and 1500 freestyle on the first night of the Portuguese Junior and Senior National Championships…

Indiana Hoosiers Add Another Sprinter, Nab Emory Transfer Harold Duke

After picking up one of Egypt’s top sprint freestylers Mohamed Samy as well as Tennessee sprint transfer Josh Romany in the last couple of…

1:59.72 200 Free for Katie Drabot on Night 2 of Brown Deer Sectionals

2016 SPEEDO SECTION 1 CHAMPIONSHIP Brown Deer, WI Walter Schroeder Aquatic Center Meet Central Results: Meet Mobile After posting a…

Andrew Downs Two Records at Mizzou Sectional Day Three

Michael Andrew lowered two Sectional Records in the Friday finals session of the 2016 Central Section Region VIII Championship at Mizzou.

Putin Calls for National Russian Anti-Doping Commission

Without addressing the WADA report that confirms state-sponsored doping in Russia, Vladimir Putin has called for a new Russian anti-doping commission.

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