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2012 Fran Crippen Mile, Video Recap

Thanks to contributor Mike Lewis for producing this report. Mike has nearly three decades of open water swimming experience as…

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U.S. Open Water Nationals Video Recap

Ashley Twichell & Andrew Gemmell celebrate their open water nationals wins. (Photo Courtesy: Mike Lewis, olavistaphotography.com)

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Endless Pools & Swim Across America Partner

Endless Pools & SAA partner on Sweepstakes to win an Endless Pool Swim Spa. (PHOTO: Janel Jorgensen, Olympic medalist & President of SAA.)

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Oozing Chlorine at a Law Firm

I spent last week at Cornell University, giving a series of lectures on chemical patent law.  I also told SwimSpray’s…

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Water Polo Star, Tony Azevedo

Tony Azevedo, 3-time Olympian, leads USA Water Polo to London. We go behind-the-scenes with Tony at the National Team training camp in Thousand Oaks, California.

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Behind the Scenes: Tyler McGill races Michael Andrew

Michael Andrew, after his three races with Tyler McGill.

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David Duchovny, aka Agent Mulder, Swims

Duchovny: “Sometimes when I’m swimming, I think that maybe someday I’ll put my red Speedo up for auction. Or maybe I’ll donate it to the Smithsonian. They can stuff it with two plums and a gherkin and put it on display.”

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Brackin Response to UT Release

“I plan to continue to prepare Kirsty Coventry for her 4th Olympic Games in London and then take some time to welcome my husband back home from his service to our country and enjoy Austin with our children.”

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SwimSpray: Andrew Chadeayne Q&A

What’s the SwimSpray culture like? “We’re all college swimming buddies. That turns out to be huge for a couple of reasons: Everyone understands how to work hard; and everyone adopts a very team-oriented mindset.”

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Irie posts 3rd fastest 100 back in the world this year

Japanese National Championships, Tokyo: Ryosuke Irie swam a 53.17 in the 100 back taking the top seed.

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Canadian Trials Day 6 Video Recap

Brent Hayden wins the 50 free & Ryan Cochrane dominates the 1500 free! (Courtesy Swimming Natation Canada/SendtoNews)

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Anthony Ervin, Olympic Comeback Favorite, Reacts to Indy Races

Athony Ervin, 2000 Olympic Gold Medalist in the 50 free, reacts to his 100 & 50 freestyle swims at the 2012 Indianapolis Grand Prix.

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Lawrence, 200 Breast Winner, 2:24, at the Indy Grand Prix

Micah Lawrence reacts to her 200 meters breaststroke victory at the Indianapolis Grand Prix. Her time, 2:24, makes her a contender to make Team USA at U.S. Olympic Trials this summer in Omaha.

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