Articles by Retta Race

Brazil’s Thiago Pereira Becomes All-Time Pan Ams Swimming Medal Champ

Brazil lit up the pool last night during the second finals session of the 2015 Pan American Games, highlighted by…

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Chalmers Takes 100 Free at 2015 South Australian SC Championships

The 2015 South Australian State Short Course Championships kicked off today from Oaklands Park, which means Marion Swim Club’s young…


10 Signs You Might Be a Swimmer Girl

Missy Franklin sure knows how to swim #likeagirl.


Speedo Australia Signs Distance Ace Grant Hackett

With just days until departing with the Australian World Championships team headed for a pre-Worlds training camp in Doha, distance…

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2015 Pan Am Games Day 2 Medal Count: Updated with Relay Appeal

The Canadians continue to stay atop the competition to rack up more gold on day 2.


Canada’s Kierra Smith Lowers Own Pan American 200m Breaststroke Mark

Kierra Smith rocks a new Pan American record en route to winning 200m breaststroke gold.

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IOC Broadcasting Revenue On Pace to Be Highest Ever

The IOC is anticipating drawing $4.1 billion in Olympic television rights for the 2018 and 2020 Olympic Games.

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“O Canada”: Medal Update from Day 1 of 2015 Pan American Games

The Canadian flag was raised the most number of times over the medal podium at last night’s first session of…

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Federico Grabich Snags New 100m Freestyle Argentinian Record

The 2015 Pan American Games began with just insanely fast 100m freestyle swims in prelims this morning.  In addition to…


Phelps Goes Sub-50 in 100m Free Final at NBAC Classic

Getting another 100 free final in before U.S. Nationals in August, Phelps nabbed the win at the NBAC Mid-Summer Classic.


Pro Swimmer Michael Andrew Blasts Career-Best 100 Free

RACE VIDEO! Michael Andrew swam in two different meets this past weekend, throwing down a personal best in the 100m freestyle on his last day of racing.


Italy Releases its 2015 FINA Worlds Roster

Italy’s Gregory Paltrinieri is a key player on Italy’s roster traveling to Kazan.


Vanderpool-Wallace Named Bahamian Icon

Red-hot sprinter Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace earned her country’s 2015 Bahamian Sports Icon Award.

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Getting Paid: T&T Offers Incentive to Pan Ams Medalists

Bovell and other Trinidad & Tobagoan athletes could claim cash in addition to medals at this year’s Pan Am Games.

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Mel Schlanger Replaces Suspended Palmer on Aussie Worlds Roster

With the World Championships in Kazan fast-approaching, look for Australian head coach Jacco Verhaeren to take advantage of the event’s…

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