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Swimming Recruits Have to Grow Up Fast

In case you are not aware, the NCAA changed its recruiting rules again and the new rules went into effect May 1. Division I college coaches can now start contacting recruits after their sophomore year beginning June 15.

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Training for Long Course

As many of you already know, training for long course is fundamentally different from training for short course races. When we breakdown the differences, we can tailor our training more specifically towards our goals.

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Win a Trip to This Summer’s Swimming Worlds Courtesy arena, SwimOutlet.com

Leading global swim brand arena, in association with SwimOutlet.com, is offering swim fans the chance to win the ultimate dream trip this July with round-trip travel and tickets for two to the 2019 FINA World Championships in South Korea.

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It’s Time to Make Swimmer Safety Our #1 Priority

While the sport of swimming has seen tremendous growth within the last 30 years due to better training methods, coaching techniques, and – above all else – better aquatic venues, a question remains, in light of recent litigation (and please don’t shoot the messenger), whether swim team safety is keeping up with society’s expectations.

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FINIS Set of the Week: Drag Race

Give your stroke an extra power boost by swimming with a parachute!

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Want Goggle Comfort? Try Smack Swim Strap

Goggles are an essential part of all competitive swimmers equipment but often if the straps are too tight or after an extended period of wearing them they can cause “swim goggle headache”.  

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BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week: Riptide Swim Team

Riptide Swim Team, located in Apple Valley, Minnesota, is the largest team in the state, and has over 575 swimmers, ranging from brand new swimmers to teenage athletes who are making an impact on the international level.

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7 Reasons Laguna Fin Co. Will Improve Your Training

Laguna Fin Co. is guaranteed the most comfortable fin on the planet or your money back.

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Technique OR Fitness… Which Should Be a Higher Priority for Your Team?

With the “technique” or “work until you drop” coach, you’ll find a few token swimmers that prove their style works. With the merging of styles, your entire team starts to improve. The ones in the back AND the ones in the front get stronger and faster together.

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A Q&A witth Marshall Love on Love Swimming, Importance of Swim Safety

There’s been a societal and worldwide surge of awareness of head injuries in many sports, like football, hockey, soccer, you name it. Swimming has been slower to catch on, but it’s happening finally.

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How Versatile Is The Strechcordz® Modular Set?

At NZ Manufacturing, our StretchCordz® Modular Set is one of our best sellers because of the versatility it allows for both dryland and in water swim training.

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FINIS Set of the Week: Sweep The Leg(s)

Fear does not exist in this dojo!

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International Water Safety Day Set for Wednesday

Drowning is the most neglected public health crisis in the world today. It begins with awareness and education. We have little to no water safety education in our school systems. Our hope is that our collective voice spurs a conversation to change this,” says Co-Founder, Shaun Anderson.

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BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week: Harvard Crimson

This week’s BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week, the Harvard Crimson men, placed 8th at the 2019 NCAAs, becoming the first Ivy League school in 50 years to garner a NCAA top ten finish.

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Zack & Brittany Groesbeck Bring Big Blue Swim School to Salt Lake City

Leading swim instruction franchise Big Blue Swim School is coming to Salt Lake City this year as part of a three-unit deal signed by husband-and-wife franchisees Zack and Brittany Groesbeck.

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