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NC State Women’s Beach Training Trip

This past weekend the NC State women’s swim and dive team traded the pool deck and chlorine for a dock…

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Flashback to Junior World Championships With Michael Andrew (VIDEO)

Michael Andrew posted a new video to his YouTube channel this morning.  Andrew interviewed teammates and competitors from Junior World…

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DeMaria Walks Notre Dame Trail to Remember Teammates

25 years ago, on January 25th, 1992 a bus driving the Notre Dame women’s swim team hit black ice on…

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Pool Named After Swim Coach Killed in Car Crash

A swim coach is being remembered 15 years after her death this week.  The former Western County Outdoor Pool in Poolseville,…

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Power Out at World Championship Team Hotel

The power was out at Danubius Grand Hotel in Budapest today. About a ten minute drive from the competition venue,…

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Follow the 2017 Brazilian World Championship Team on Social Media

Get to know the members of the Brazilian team competing at the upcoming 2017 World Championships. The meet will be…

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Follow the 2017 Danish World Championship Team on Social Media

Denmark is sending a record breaking 16 swimmers to World Championships this summer in Budapest.  That makes for 4 more…

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Top 10 Instagram Posts from Team USA in Croatia

Check out what Team USA has been positing on social media at their taper camp in Opatija, Croatia. They have…

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Mark Spitz’s Role With SportTV Confirmed

Mark Spitz’s role with SportTV this summer has been confirmed. The 9-time Olympic Champion will be working for Brazil’s SportTV…

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Brazilian Distance Powerhouses Making Noise With National Records

The Paulista Championships are going on this weekend in Santos, Brazil and distance powerhouses are breaking records. Brazilian 18-year old…

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Swim Coach Inducted into Wisconsin High School Hall of Fame

Simpson College swim coach Tom Caccia was recently inducted into the Wisconsin High School Hall of Fame.  Caccia has been…

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University of Wyoming Hires New Assistant Coach

Jim Bossert is the newest member of the Wyoming swimming and diving coaching staff.  Bossert will be working alongside graduate assistant…

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British Swimming’s 6-Olympics CEO David Sparkes Retires

After leading British Swimming through 6 Olympic games, CEO David Sparkes will step down at the end of the this…

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Jim Ritter Sets Masters World Record

60-year-old Jim Ritter set a new Masters World Record at Miami University (Ohio) on June 17. His historic race in…

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STUDY: The Health and Wellbeing Benefits of Swimming

Swim England is the first sport governing body to look in-depth at the relationship between health and well-being and swimming. With…

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