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The Art of Swipping: Swimming and Slipping

Dr. Gary Hall Sr: “Swipping is a conjoining of the words Swimming and Slipping. Swipping is a new word I invented to describe swimming with the least amount of frontal drag possible.”

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Concordia University Irvine Prepares To Join NCAA

Concordia University Irvine (CUI) is preparing to receive approval from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) to become a full…

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Cornell Men Announce Brenneman & Evdokimov As 2017-18 Captains

The Cornell Big Red Men’s Swim and Dive Team has announced two captains for the upcoming season in seniors Jack…

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Fresno State Brings In Stephanie Bartel For 2017-18 Season

Fresno State head swim coach Jeanne Fleck announced the addition of Stephanie Bartel for the 2017-18 season. Bartel was a…

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How to Position Your Feet for Swimming Starts – Video Feature

In this Race Club #swimisode, Coach Gary Hall teaches the proper distance one should maintain between feet both side to side and back to front on the modern swimming starting block.

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Final 8 Spots Set For USA Diving’s 2017 World Championship Roster

USA Diving’s 2017 World Championships roster is set after the final eight spots on the team were determined Sunday at…

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Spread Like Wildfire: Power Of Awareness & Education Of Mental Health

How can something that you can’t see, hear, or touch be life threatening? Welcome to the world of mental illness….

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14 Swimmers Named In Australian Commonwealth Youth Games For Bahamas

Australian Age freestyle champions Phoebe Walker and Ela Noble and exciting Gold Coast distance swimmer Max Osbornare among a 14-strong…

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NAIA Champion Thatcher Thanks SCAD For Support Before Mormon Mission

Press Release Courtesy of Geoff Thatcher Author’s Note: After winning two record-breaking national championships his freshman season, SCAD’s Joel Thatcher…

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Timothy Sweeney Earns CUNYAC Male Student-Athlete Of The Year

College of Staten Island senior Timothy Sweeney added to his extensive list of achievements last night, when he was honored…

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Marion Swimming Club Announces Shelly Jarrett As Head Coach

The SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre in partnership with the Marion Swimming Club is excited to announce the appointment of…

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Schultz, Dinsmore Lead After Semifinals At World Championship Trials

Brooke Schultz (Fayetteville, Ark.) and David Dinsmore (New Albany, Ohio/Miami, Fla.) lead the women’s 3-meter and men’s 10-meter competition after…

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27 More Swimmers Sign On To Inaugural Oklahoma Christian ’17/18 Season

Oklahoma Christian’s inaugural men’s swimming team is taking shape, as coach Josh Davis on Saturday announced the signing of 27…

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Olympians Parratto/Hixon Lead After Semis At World Championship Trials

2016 Olympians Jessica Parratto (Dover, N.H./Bloomington, Ind.) and Michael Hixon (Amherst, Mass./Bloomington, Ind.) lead the women’s 10-meter and men’s 3-meter…

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In Honor Of Barnum & Bailey Water Circus – ISHOF Offers Satin Prints

In a tribute to the great circus, ISHOF is making available three different 17 x 24 inch satin prints of the original Barnum & Bailey posters that were produced between 1895 and 1897.

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