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Team TYR Trio Earns Tickets to the 2015 FINA World Championships

TYR Sport is proud to announce that three of its athletes — Matt Grevers, Michael McBroom and Jimmy Feigen– have earned bids to the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

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USA Swimming Foundation Fantasy Camps Offer Chance to Live Like an Olympian

The inaugural 2014 Youth Fantasy Camp for ages 12-17 will be held October 9–12, followed by an adult Fantasy Camp for ages 18 and older from October 17-19. Space is limited, with registration deadlines on September 3 for youth camp and September 10 for adult camp.

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Swim Job: Arena Club Aquatics seeks Head Coach and Senior Group Coach

JOB DESCRIPTION Arena Club Aquatics (ACA) Head Coach and Senior Group Coach to lead and manage the entire competitive swimming…

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3 Tips to Make Your Swimsuit Last Longer

Is your swimwear not lasting as long as you would like? If you’re wearing your swimsuit in chlorinated water on a regular basis, there are few things to lengthen your swimsuits life.

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2014 U.S. Youth Olympic Team Closing Ceremony flag bearer selected

Following 13 days of competition, the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games will conclude with the Closing Ceremony, scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. at the Olympic Sports Center Stadium.

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Should Men Be Allowed in Synchro at FINA Worlds?

FINA does not allow men to compete in synchronized swimming. Why not? I don’t really know, and I’d appreciate anyone willing to explain it in the comments section.

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TSE launches three new platforms for sports leaders

The aim is to provide sports managers with business insights that are relevant for sport and to encourage debate among sports leaders on how sport can learn from business.

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Swim Job: William Jewell College seeks Part-time Assistant Coach for Men’s & Women’s Swimming

Responsible for assisting the Men’s and Women’s Swimming Team in all coaching duties during practices and competitions; assisting in recruiting and aiding in event/meet set-up and management.

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Date for Demolition of Old Belmont Set; Wrangling Over New Facility Specs, Capacity Continues

The Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool’s fate has been signed, sealed, and funded: it will be coming down in a month’s time.

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US TV: Watch 2014 Pan Pacific Championships this Weekend on NBC

Date Time (EDT) Network — Saturday, Aug. 23 3:30-4:30 p.m. NBC — Sunday, Aug. 24 1-2:30 p.m. NBC

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USLA Youth National Team to compete at 2014 Life Saving World Championships

The United States Lifesaving Association (USLA), the professional association of beach lifeguards and open water rescuers, announced the participation of…

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Olympic Icon Brendan Hansen Named General Manager of Aquatics Operations and Head Coach at Austin Aquatics and Sports Academy

Brendan Hansen: “I am fired up to join Austin Aquatics and Sports Academy. AASA and I share a strong commitment to providing an ideal training environment for young swimmers…”

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Swim Job: New Canaan YMCA seeks Associate Competitive Swimming Director/Head Age Group Coach

This is a great opportunity for the right person to join a dynamic and energetic coaching staff and consistently ranked top swim team program in the country. The right person must be passionate, knowledgeable, and energetic, must be ASCA certified minimum level 2 and have the ability to lead a top tier age group program.

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Swim Training: Pair Your Distance with Resistance

This week, try pairing a Swim Parachute with a distance set to cut down on the yardage without sacrificing the endurance component.

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