Articles by Retta Race

Retired Swimmer Leisel Jones Now Tackles Reality TV

Australian retired swimming superstar Leisel Jones debuted on the reality TV show, “I’m a Celebrity-Get Me Out of Here”, which…

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Braun and Friends Take Down Three Masters Relay Records at Sunbelt Championships

Charlotte, North Carolina – United States Masters Swimming (USMS) sprinting powerhouse, Erika Braun, did her thing again this past weekend,…

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Italian Star Lisa Fissneider Makes 6-Week Training Visit to SwimMAC Elite

Anyone following Team SwimMAC Elite’s Twitter account (@SwimMacElite) would have noticed a new face on a recent post; that of…

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Miami RedHawk Women Dismantle Toledo Rockets

Miami University seniors were able to celebrate their special day with a win over visiting University of Toledo Rockets.

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Ohio State Men’s Stunner – Downs Both Louisville and Indiana

The Ohio State men’s squad celebrates as they take down the #4 and #9 ranked teams in the country.

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Japan’s Ryosuke Irie Soars to Top of World Rankings on Day 2 of Aquatic Super Series

Japan’s Ryosuke Irie was named Male Swimmer of the Meet for his dominating backstroke performances at the 2015 BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series in Perth, Australia.

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Golden Tour Finals Day 1: Manaudou World’s New Number One

Florent Manaudou now tops the world in the men’s 50m freestyle, as he clocks 21.89 on Day One of the Golden Tour – Nice Finals.

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Australia Leads Aquatic Super Series with Seven Wins; Cate Campbell on Fire

Australia led the way with seven event wins during the first session of the BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series; Cate Campbell’s winning 50m freestyle time of 24.03 was one of the highlights of the meet.

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Michael Phelps Speaks at Boys & Girls Club Event in Knoxville

22-time Olympic medalist, Michael Phelps was on-hand to speak to young swimmers at a Boys & Girls Club Event in Knoxville, TN on January 28, 2015. (photo shown is unrelated)

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Sport England Survey Reveals Significant Drop in Swimming Participation

The recent Sport England Active People Survey revealed a significant drop in participation in the sport of swimming.

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Rio 2016 Torch Relay Details Released; Scheduled to Visit 250 Total Cities in Brazil

Details on the Rio 2016 torch relay have just been released to the public, 554 days out from the world’s…

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PREVIEW: Biedermann, Jamieson, Belmonte to Highlight Euro Meet in Luxembourg This Weekend

The entry list for the 17th Euro Meet in Luxembourg was released earlier this week, revealing the key talent that…

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NCAA DI Women’s Swimming & Diving Championship Tickets Available February 2nd

Hosts Greensboro Aquatic Center and NC State announce the ticket sale start date for the 2015 NCAA Division I Women’s Championship.

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Park’s Hearing Date Set in Doping Case

As a follow-up to the Park Tae-hwan doping case that is continually unfolding, Yonhap News reports that FINA has scheduled…

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Park to Face Doping Hearing; Media Reports Positive Test Was For Testosterone, Non-Specified Substance

As reported yesterday, South Korean Olympic swimmer Park Tae-hwan failed a doping test, according to his agency, Team GMP.   FINA,…

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