Articles by Braden Keith

American Mallory Comerford Breaks Brazil Trophy Record in 100 Free

Mallory Comerford broke the Brazil Championships Meet Record previously held by Olympic champion Jeanette Ottesen.

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Civil Lawsuit Filed Against Pacific Swimming LSC, Stockton Swim Club

The suit was filed by Bob Allard on behalf of a 13-year old Jane Doe, who alleges that she was the victim of grooming and sexual abuse by her swim coach.

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Another Timing Malfunction in Glasgow Leads to Results Adjustments

The adjustments seem to have been caused by the same configuration issue that impacted last summer’s European Championships.

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14-Year Old Whittle Swims 50.3; 16-Year Old Richards Swims 49.9 in 100 Free

No timing errors in this one: the Brits have perhaps the world’s best young sprint duo.

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Cooper Concepts Releases Statement on Madisyn Cox Lawsuit

Cooper says that they still have not received suit in the case which was filed in Travis County Court on Monday.

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Former Arizona State Swimmer Stephen Estes 1 of 2 Killed in Helicopter Crash

Estes (right) was the 2008 Arizona High School 5A State Champion in the 100 yard breaststroke.

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#2 Qualifier James Wilby Scratches 50 Breast Final in Britain

After a runner-up finish in the 100 breaststroke, James Wilby has withdrawn from the 50 breast final.

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Saline Swim Team Hires Derick Roe as Co-Head Coach

Press release courtesy Saline Swim Team. Saline Swim Team (SST-MI) has announced the hire of Eastern Michigan University (EMU) sprint…

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Jason Dunford is Back on the Mic with a Feature in “Baila Baila”

Jason Dunford, Kenya’s flag-bearer at the 2012 Olympic Games, has reassumed his musical persona Samaki Mkuu for a feature on a track with Kenya’s “King of Genge,” Jua Cali.

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13 German Swimmers Have Achieved Qualifying Times for World Championships

There are still 2 weeks remaining in the qualifying period set by the German Swimming Federation. Above: 2017 World Championship silver medalist Franziska Hentke.

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Former Santa Clara Swim Club Coach John Bitter Charged with 4 Felonies

John Bitter, the former head coach of the Santa Clara Swim Club, has been charged with 4 felonies in California.

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1956 U.S. Olympic Team Coach Stan Tinkham Dies at 87

Tinkham was the head women’s coach of the U.S. Olympic swimming team in Melbourne in 1956 – when he was only 24-years old.

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After Disappointing Championship, Spain Removes Technical Director of Swimming Albert Tubella

Mireia Belmonte’s coach Fred Vergnoux will take over National Team duties until the end of the season.

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Gabriel Castaño Breaks Mexican Record in 50 Free by Over 4-Tenths

Jorge Iga (above) and Gabriel Castaño each broke Mexican National Records at the Arena Grand Prix this weekend in Tijuana.

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Sailfish Aquatics and NOMAD Aquatics in North Carolina Announce Merger

Sailfish Aquatics will emerge as the team’s combined brand after the merger.

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