Archive for December 2010

Josh Schneider Signs with TYR

(Update: Press Release) USA-Swimming National Team member Josh Schneider has signed his first major sponsorship deal with swimsuit and equipment…

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Sean Hutchison Leaving FAST to Start Own Professional Program

Sean Hutchison, who is one of America’s top coaches, is leaving the FAST Swim Team in Fullerton, California to start…

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"Amphibians": Play About Elite Swimmers to Open in London on January 4

Back in September, Swim Network’s Mike Gustafson quipped about a possible script for a teen-centric swimming movie. The movie would…

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NCAA Mid-Season Update, Awards, and Rankings

As NCAA teams across the country go dormant, at least from competition, to focus on some high-powered holiday training for…

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2010 Year in Review: A Year of Turmoil and Tragedy in Review

The year 2010. This will be one of those years in swimming that will be remembered for a long time….

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China Defies Agreement with FINA Over Ouyang's Doping Ban

The 2008 Beijing Olympics were supposed to be a showcase of everything that is great about China: the culture, the…

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TSC Traditions: Harvard's Iron Man Meet

The one word within college athletics that stands out is “Tradition.” Tradition is what draws people to college sports, and…

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Peter Vanderkaay Making the Move to Train with Lochte, Troy in Gainesville

January 1, 2011 will be the beginning of a new year, a new swim season, new resolutions, and for USA…

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Minimal Shakeup Atop CSCAA Polls Headed Into Holiday Training

The top of the newly released CSCAA poll stayed largely the same at the midway point of the NCAA season,…

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Medal Tables, 10 Big Winners, and TSC Awards, Along With Final Thoughts From Dubai

The 2010 Dubai World Championships are in the book, and despite some great opposition from the rest of the world,…

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Dubai 2010: Day 5 Recap – Americans Have Biggest Medal Haul on Final Day in Dubai

The meet in Dubai is over, and the Americans had a great final day of competition. They won 7 total…

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Dubai 2010: Day 5 Preview – Marathon Final Session Includes Multiple Swims for Lochte, Clary

It’s the last day of the meet, and 12 World Championships will be handed out. Lot’s of great racing, but…

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Dubai 2010: Day 4 Recap – Belmonte Wins Again; Soni Wins Again

Women’s 100 breaststroke For the first 50 meters of this race, It looked like it would be a good battle….

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Dubai 2010: Day 4 Preview – Light Schedule on Day 4, But Plenty of High Intensity Sprints Highlight Schedule

The action on Day 4 in Dubai takes a big slow down with only 5 finals and a slew of…

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2010 Dubai: Day 3 Recap: More Spectacular Swimming From Lochte, Youngin's on Day 3 in Dubai

1. Outside Smoke Rules the Day – Most top swimmers treat semi-final races as a chance to get stretched out…

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