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Excellent! Thanks!

My Prediction:
1) USA
2) Australia
3) France
…I don’t think I’m alone.


And the Aussies say we’re arrogant! Haha.
^Fares I’m putting my money on USA too.

Chris Clarke

I did not pick up any arrogance from this interview at all? In fact he credited his US coaches for mentoring him into the person he is (Marsh and Quick). I look at that as a compliment to the US. Also Brett Hawke is an Aussie imparting his experience to US swimmers. In the end swimming and spectators get to see more exciting performances in the pool no matter where swimmers are from. My fiver is on the Aussies for the win due to depth and the fact that their guys are tapering specifically for the Olympics and not for trials a few weeks before the Olympics. I think USA Swimming needs to take a look at timing of the… Read more »


Me too. I didn’t detect any arrogance at all.
In fact, Targett is still staying close with his former team mates: Cielo, Bosquet, etc.

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MEL STEWART Jr., aka Gold Medal Mel, won three Olympic medals at the 1992 Olympic Games. Mel's best event was the 200 butterfly. He is a former World, American, and NCAA Record holder in the 200 butterfly. As a writer/producer and sports columnist, Mel has contributed to Yahoo Sports, Universal Sports, …

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