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Olympic Results Digest: Cunha, Wellbrock Triumph In Open Water 10k

Germany’s Florian Wellbrock (center) won Olympic gold in the men’s marathon swimming event in Tokyo just days removed from earning a bronze in the pool.


NISCA Announces 2020-21 High School Swimming All-Americans

Coming off of her debut Olympics in Tokyo, Torri Huske is one of three swimmers with multiple #1 event rankings on the 2021 NISCA All-America lists.


Alex Shackell Jumps To 15th In Girls’ 13-14 Age Group With 1:00.34 100 Fly

Carmel Swim Club’s Shackell dropped nearly three tenths off her personal best time to qualify third into the final at the Summer Championships in Greensboro.

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14-Year-Old Quan Hongchan Flawlessly Wins Olympic Gold In Women’s 10m Platform

Quan received a perfect score on two of her dives, smashing the Olympic Record with a score of 466.20 as China went 1-2.


Tokyo Silver Medalist Lorenzo Zazzeri Has Olympic Memorabilia Stolen From Car

Zazzeri’s car was broken into while he was at a local pool in Florence celebrating his Olympic performance with the community.


Toronto Titans Release Official Roster For 2021 ISL Season

Fresh off winning three Olympic medals, Canadian Kylie Masse (pictured) heads up a 36-member roster for the Titans in Season 3 of the ISL.


Federica Pellegrini Among Four New Members Named To IOC Athletes’ Commission

Pellegrini was elected by her peers to the Commission, with 6,825 athletes voting in Tokyo. The 32-year-old has said she will retire later in 2021.


Olympic Results Digest: All The Medalists & Records Set In The Pool In Tokyo

Everything you need for a quick refresher on what went down over eight days of swimming in Tokyo’s Olympic Aquatics Centre.


15-Year-Old Diving Star Chen Yuxi Leads Women’s 10m Platform Prelims In Tokyo

15-year-old Chen Yuxi led the prelims, while her 14-year-old Chinese teammate Quan Hongchan advanced second overall.

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Greece Out of Olympic Artistic Swimming Competition After Positive COVID Tests

One swimmer tested positive on Monday, and three more Greek athletes returned positive tests on Tuesday, resulting in a withdrawal from the Olympics.

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Big 12 Commissioner Meeting With Pac-12 To Discuss Potential Conference Merge

Commissioner Bob Bowlsby (Big 12) and George Kliavkoff (Pac-12) are expected to meet Tuesday to discuss a future alliance, possible in the form of a merger.


Mason Manta Ray Carl Bloebaum Lights It Up At ISCA Summer Senior Blast

Bloebaum picked up four individual wins, including moving into the all-time top-10 in the 17-18 age group with a 52.60 100 butterfly.


China Continues Diving Dominance With 1-2 In Men’s 3m Springboard

Xie Siyi was near-perfect in claiming gold in the men’s 3m springboard, putting a total of 558.75 points on the board to lead countryman Wang Zongyuan.

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Australia, Great Britain & Canada Benefit From Relay Initiatives In Tokyo

Swimming Australia’s “relay project” paid off in Tokyo, and the Brits and Canadians have benefitted from a similar strategy.


Men’s 3m Synchro Champs Wang, Xie Cruise Through Springboard Prelims In Tokyo

Wang Zongyuan and Xie Siyi comfortably advanced 1-2 into the semis of the individual 3m springboard event, putting up respective scores of 531.30 and 520.90.

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