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Gunnar Bentz and Jonathan Roberts Talk About Victories at the 2013 Junior National Championships

Gunnar Bentz of the Dynamo Swim Club won the men’s 200 breast on Monday evening and broke a Meet Record in the process. (File Photo: Tim Binning/


US Report Day 6: Mind Over Matter, Ryan Lochte Can Still Do It All

At the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Lochte is giving all of his doubters a mouthful to swallow. Following his impressive 200 Individual Medley on Day 5, Lochte faced a formidable schedule on Day 6, and did not fail to deliver. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


Team Santa Monica’s Wilimovsky Set to Swim Open Water 25K at World Championships

Northwestern University and Team Santa Monica Jordan Wilimovsky gets ready to swim at next week’s World Championships. (Photo: Tim Binning/

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Erika Erndl, Still Getting Faster at 35 Years Old

T2’s Erika Erndl is still going best times well into her 30’s. (Photo: Tim Binning/


Hardcore Swim of the Week: The Best In-Season 100 Freestyle in History, You Say?

With the pressure of a nation upon him, James Magnussen won’t make the same mistakes as 2012. (Photo: Tim Binning/


Chesterbrook Swim Team Gets Pumped for Summer League Rivalry Meet

The Chesterbrook Swim Team gets ready for a summer league meet. (Courtesy: Matt Rees)


Arena’s Worldwide Carbon Pro Replacement Program to Conclude Sept. 30, 2013

Athletes May Exchange Carbon Pro for New Mark 2 Through Designated Website (Image courtesy of Arena)


Janet Hu Speaks The Day After Verbal to Stanford

Janet Hu speaks to Matt Rees at Tuesday morning’s NCAP practice. (Photo: Tim Binning/

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Dolfin Uglies Make Your Practice Perfect

Year after year, season after season, swimmers across the country continue to get excited about Dolfin Uglies and they cannot wait to get their hands on the new prints

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5 Doubles on Each Side Means Non-Olympic Winners Start Earning Trips to Barcelona

Minnetonka’s David Plummer, while not yet a lock, sits first in line at the moment in the non-Olympic pecking order. (Photo: Tim Binning/


Lochte Scratches 400 IM, 50 Backstroke for Thursday

Sources tell us that Ryan Lochte has scratched two of his three scheduled events for Thursday. (Photo: Tim Binning/


Hardcore Swim Selling Suits to Benefit Swim for MS, Team NEGU

Swim for MS is an organization that uses swimming as a vehicle to raise money for Multiple Sclerosis, a horrendous…

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Going Retro: 2009 USA World Championship Trials Record Breakers Photo Vault

“Cullen Jones and Garrett Weber-Gale tied for second going 21.55. Two days later, the pair would race to determine the final US World Championships team spot in the event. Jones won the swim-off in an American record 21.41 to Weber-Gale’s 21.70.” (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictues)

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2013 World Championships: We’re from Planet Water

The organizing committee for the 2013 FINA World Aquatics Championships in Barcelona, Spain, has launched dual campaigns with several artfully-done posters to…


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