Articles by Braden Keith

14-Year Old JoJo Ramey Hits Olympic Trials Standard in 200 Back Time Trial

Racing in a long course time trial on Tuesday before the start of the Winter Junior Championships – East, 14-year old JoJo Ramey booked her ticket to Omaha.

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Adam Chaney Scheduled to Make Winter Juniors Debut on Friday (HEAT SHEETS)

University of Florida commit is scheduled to swim 3 races on Friday after missing the 50 free on Thursday, where he was the #1 seed.

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SwimSwam’s 2019 International Swimming League “All-Eliminated” Team

A number of stars will be absent from the ISL finale in Las Vegas next weekend, including Katinka Hosszu (above) and Vlad Morozov, both meet MVPs.

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Wyatt Davis, Ella Welch Scratch C Finals at Winter Juniors – East

Both Wyatt Davis (above) and Ella Welch have A finals to swim in other events on Thursday evening at the Winter Junior Championships – East.

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Ethan Heasley Scratches 200 IM to Focus on 500 Free at WJ-West (Heat Sheets)

Junior National Team swimmer and University of Texas commit Ethan Heasley has dropped the 200 IM to focus on the 500 free on Thursday.

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Thomas Heilman Breaks 2 More National Age Group Records to Wrap Weekend Meet

12-year old Thomas Heilman broke National Age Group Records in 5 events this weekend at the YOTA Capital Classic in North Carolina.

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Top Seed Adam Chaney Out of 50 Free at Winter Juniors – East (PSYCH SHEETS)

Adam Chaney won’t race until Friday, while Claire Curzan (above) is expected to make her debut on Thursday morning in the women’s 50 free.

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Axxela, LLC Buys Spire Institute with Plans to Expand Swimming Programs

The Spire Institute, 45 miles east of Cleveland, is scheduled to host the 2020 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships.

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FINA Expands Open Water World Series to 11 Stops in 2020

After an 8-stop series in 2018 and a 9-stop series in 2019, FINA will host 11 stops in the 2020 Marathon Swimming World Series, including Hong Kong (above).

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Queensland, Australia Announces Bid for 2032 Olympic Games

Queensland has launched a bid that will see multiple cities jointly host the Games, including the state capital of Brisbane (above) and the Gold Coast.

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Cali Condors Unveil Roster for 2019 International Swimming League Finale

Caeleb Dressel, already with 2 meet MVP awards in the 2019 ISL season, will lead the Cali Condors into the Las Vegas finale.

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Psych Sheets for 2019 Winter Juniors – West Championships

Last week’s U.S. Open champion in the 200 meter backstroke Isabelle Stadden is scheduled to race at the Winter Junior Championships – West meet this week.

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Psych Sheets for 2019 Winter Juniors – East Championships

Claire Curzan (above) missed last week’s U.S. Open while sick, but is expected to be good-to-go at the Winter Junior Championships – East this week.

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UW-Eau Claire’s Collin Miller Breaks NCAA Division III Record in 100 IM

UW Eau Claire raced their mid-season invite this weekend, and Collin Miller came away with a new NCAA Division III record.

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WADA Executive Committee Endorses Non-Compliance, Olympic Ban for Russia

Pending appeal, consequences include losing hosting rights and special criteria for athletes to compete at major events, including the Olympic Games.

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