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French Ace Mehdy Metella’s Shoulder Surgery Is Complete

French national record holder Mehdy Metella has successfully undergone shoulder surgery, but now faces at least 4 months of rehabilitation.


TSS Aquatic Coach Chris Nesbit, Cameron McEvoy Share Training Insights (Video)

Freestyle ace Cameron McEvoy has been at TSS Aquatic for over a year now and the 25-year-old shares some insight into what makes the squad special.


Daiya Seto Nominated As Japan’s Team Captain For 2020 Olympic Games

The 2019 double gold medalist in Gwangju, Daiya Seto, has been nominated as Japan’s Olympic swim team captain for his home nation-hosted Games.

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Beyond The Lane Lines: British Swimming News & The Butterfly Train Has Arrived

Catch up on the latest swimming news from around the web, with this edition of Beyond the Lane Lines featuring Tom Derbyshire, City of Derby and more.

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Teen Zsombor Bujdosò Latest To Leave Shane Tusup’s Training Group

Shane Tusup has announced another shake-up to his training group, as the youngest member has now departed the ‘dark horse’ squad.


Murray, Ellington Among 20-Strong English Youth Headed To FFN Golden Tour

Millfield’s William Ellington (right) is one of twenty English youth headed to Nice next month to race at the FFN Gold Tour Camille Muffat.

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Koch, Anderson & Guy Among Racers Headed To 2020 Flanders Cup

Newly-minted short course European Championships bronze medalist James Guy is set to race at the 2020 Flanders Cup shortly.

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Australian Olympian Emma McKeon Makes Plea For Help With Wildfires

25-year-old Olympic medalist Emma McKeon published an emotional statement on Instagram, highlighting the damage the wildfires in her nation are doing.


The Complete List Of 2020 Olympic Trial Meets Per Nation

Caeleb Dressel and Florent Manaudou look likely to battle once again in Tokyo, but each has to get through their own nation’s Olympic Trials gauntlet first.


With CAS Decision Looming, Sun Yang Holds Onto Golden Hopes For Tokyo

Hear what Chinese superstars Sun Yang, Ye Shiwen and Xu Jiayu have to say entering the final journey to the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

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Hagino Becomes A Father, Begins Training for 400 IM for Tokyo

Reigning Olympic champion in the men’s 400m IM, Kosuke Hagino, has re-committed to training for the event, with renewed energy due to becoming a father.


6 Swimmer New Year’s Resolutions To Start Your Swimming Year Off Right

You’re on the starting block of a brand new year. Why not make the most of it by setting your sights on a new approach both in and out of the pool?

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World Record Holder Andrii Govorov Undergoes Successful Shoulder Surgery

The fastest long course 50 flyer ever, Andrii Govorov, is back in action after having undergone shoulder surgery to address his SLAP condition.


French Record Holder Mehdy Metella To Undergo Surgery, Out Of Tokyo 2020

French national record holder Mehdy Metella says he is undergoing surgery and will have to bypass the 2020 Olympic Games.


Beyond The Lane Lines: Despite World Record, Seto Arrives Home Empty-Handed

Daiya Seto, Aliaksandra Herasimenia and more highlight the latest edition of Beyond the Lane Lines. Take a look and learn something new this week.


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