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DiRado Awarded Key To City Of Santa Rosa

2016 Olympic Champion Maya DiRado has been handed the key to the city of Santa Rosa, California.

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Watch Michael Phelps Come To Life Using 1500 Rubik’s Cubes

Watch the video and see Michael Phelps’ face (this time smiling) come to life as Rubik’s cube artists, Cube Creators, work their magic.

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Aroesty, Bayer, Forde, Grieshop & Hoffer Named Jr Pan Pacs Captains For USA

Team USA has named Margaret Aroesty, Cassidy Bayer, Broke Forde, Sean Grieshop and Ryan Hoffer as its captains for the 2016 Junior Pan Pacific Championships, per a tweet from USA Swimming.

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Lochte Confirms Plans To Swim Through Tokyo Despite Rio Mistakes

Despite the high-profile gas station incident in Rio, world record-holder Ryan Lochte confirmed that he plans to swim through the Tokyo Olympics in 2020, even if that means serving a suspension.

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Badalonians Provided With Free Buses to the Airport to Greet Belmonte

Olympic champion Mireia Belmonte will be greeted at the airport by a few bus loads of residents of her home town of Badalona…

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DiRado Awarded Key To City Of Santa Rosa

2016 Olympic Champion Maya DiRado has been handed the key to the city of Santa Rosa, California.

Watch Michael Phelps Come To Life Using 1500 Rubik’s Cubes

Watch the video and see Michael Phelps’ face (this time smiling) come to life as Rubik’s cube artists, Cube Creators, work their magic.

Aroesty, Bayer, Forde, Grieshop & Hoffer Named Jr Pan Pacs Captains For USA

Team USA has named Margaret Aroesty, Cassidy Bayer, Broke Forde, Sean Grieshop and Ryan Hoffer as its captains for the 2016 Junior Pan Pacific Championships, per a tweet from USA Swimming.

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Caeleb Dressel Returns to Clay HS to Speak About Rio Olympics (VIDEO)

Clay High School, where Olympic gold medalist Caeleb Dressel went before making the jump to the University of Florida, posted a video…

Lochte Confirms Plans To Swim Through Tokyo Despite Rio Mistakes

Despite the high-profile gas station incident in Rio, world record-holder Ryan Lochte confirmed that he plans to swim through the Tokyo Olympics in 2020, even if that means serving a suspension.

Badalonians Provided With Free Buses to the Airport to Greet Belmonte

Olympic champion Mireia Belmonte will be greeted at the airport by a few bus loads of residents of her home town of Badalona…

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2016 Junior Pan Pacific Swimming Championships: Preview

Australian Minna Atherton will be one of nine World Junior Championship medalists who will be competing at the 2016 Junior Pan Pacific Swimming Championships…

Priscilla Barletta Joins UConn Coaching Staff

Priscilla Barletta hired as an assistant coach for the UConn Huskies.

Brazil’s Thiago Pereira To Swim Through Tokyo 2020 Olympics

In the slew of post-Olympic retirements, ‘breaks’ and confirmations of continued competition, count Brazil’s Thiago Pereira in the third category.

Katie Ledecky Belongs With Bob Beamon and Secretariat

Charles Hartley writes about why Katie Ledecky belongs in the same category as Bob Beamon and Secretariat.

Jr Pan Pacs Preview: Cody Bybee (video)

At juniors, Cody not only placed top 3 in 3 individual events, but also swam in 3 relays that went top 3

Phelps, Ledecky Among Finalists For Team USA Best of the Games Awards

Swimming fans can cast their votes for Phelps and Ledecky, as well as 8 Team USA favorites from other sports, until September 6th.

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Storied Coach Michael Bohl Reacts To Post-Rio Aussie Criticism

Current St. Peters Western Head Coach, Michael Bohl, responds to criticism concerning Australia’s swimming performance at the 2016 Olympic Games.

CAS Upholds Russian Ban from Paralympics

The international Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne, Switzerland has dismissed the appeal by the Russian Paralympic Committee…

Simone Manuel and Lia Neal’s “One Lit Team” USA Music Video

Simone Manuel and Lia Neal can add swimming filmmakers to their already-packed resumes.

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NCAP’s Will Cumberland Verbally Commits to Notre Dame Fighting Irish

Will Cumberland, of Nation’s Capital Swim Club and Patriot High School, has made a verbal commitment to the University of Notre Dame for 2017-18.

Cate Campbell To Undergo Hernia Surgery Upon Return From Rio

World record-holder Cate Campbell swam through a hernia at the Rio Olympics and will require surgery when she returns to Australia, according to a report from the Sydney Morning Herald.

Madi Wilson and Bronte Barratt Hospitalized in Rio for Illness

Aussie Olympic medalists Madi Wilson (pictured) and Bronte Barratt were both hospitalized in Rio today for separate illnesses. Wilson suffered abdominal pain, while Barratt has contracted pneumonia.

Are Leadership Skills a Side Effect of Swimming?

Here are five leadership traits learned through swimming…

6 Reasons to Love SwimSwam Magazine and the College Preview

If you subscribe to SwimSwam Magazine, you can instantly view the 2016 Olympic Preview and all back issues as digital magazines. The College Preview ships August 29th.

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