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USA Swimming Updates HOD Proposal To Increase Coach Representation

Coaches will now get 34.36% of the HOD voting structure, with the 18 biggest LSCs getting one additional delegate that it is a coach member.

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Greater Somerset Boys, Y-Spartaquatics Girls Top YMCA Festival Combined Results

Greater Somerset YMCA’s Matt Fallon finished atop the results in four different boys’ events: 100 breast, 200 breast, 200 IM and 400 IM.

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LSCs, ASCA Take Issue With USA Swimming’s HOD Composition Proposal

The proposal to change the House of Delegates voting composition in a very short period won’t give much time for LSCs to properly adjust.

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Georgia’s Danielle Della Torre Will Return For Fifth Year With Bulldogs

Della Torre was an individual NCAA scorer in 2020-21, placing 14th in the 200 breaststroke at the 2021 Championships.

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Texas’ Evie Pfeifer Opting To Use Fifth Year of NCAA Eligibility

Pfeifer has decided to swim a fifth year with the Texas Longhorns, expressing her desire to race four NCAA Championship meets.

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Myanmar Swimmer Will Forgo Olympics In Protest of Country’s Military Coup

Win Htet Oo has called for the Myanmar Olympic Committee to be disallowed from participating in the Olympic Movement due to the ongoing military coup.

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2021 18 & Under Spring Cup Kicks Off Thursday From Four Sites

USA Swimming’s 2021 18 & Under Spring Cup kicks off on Thursday from four different U.S sites: Irvine, Des Moines, Richmond and Orlando.

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Daily Athlete Testing Among New COVID-19 Countermeasures For Tokyo Olympics

The coronavirus countermeasures put in place for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have been greatly enhanced.

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André Calvelo’s Positive Test Was For Anabolic Steroid, Faces Max Four-Year Ban

Calvelo tested positive for drostanolone propionate, an androgen and anabolic steroid primarily used to treat breast cancer patients.

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Phoebe Bacon Clocks 1:01.6 100 Back At Wisconsin LC Opener

Bacon currently owns a season-best of 1:00.18, set at November’s U.S. Open, which ranks her 25th in the 2020-21 world rankings.

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USC Looking Into Alleged On-Deck Incident Involving Coach Jeremy Kipp

Kipp allegedly kicked a water bottle that hit a swimmer in the face.

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Swimming Canada Issues Statement On Future of Trials Amid Ontario Lockdown

The province of Ontario is expected to be under a stay-at-home order through May 20, with the Canadian Olympic Trials scheduled for May 24-28 in Toronto.

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Oxygen: Brazil’s New Pro Team With A Focus On Individualized Training

Leonardo de Deus (pictured) and Nicholas Santos are two of the top pro swimmers apart of the new training team.

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Everything You Need To Know From April’s Olympic Qualifying Meets (So Far)

Evgeny Rylov’s European Record in the men’s 200 backstroke is among the top performances we’ve seen in 2021.

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2021 Russian Olympic Trials: A Synopsis

Evgeny Rylov was among the standout performers in Kazan, breaking the European Record in the men’s 200 backstroke.

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