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TYR Lands German Swimming Federation, World's Largest

TYR has scored another major international partner by signing the German Swimming Federation (DSV), the world’s largest. The agreement made…

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Swimming Retains "Second Tier" Status for 2012 Games

On Tuesday, the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations, which represents the 26 sports that will be a part of…

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Bid Made on Embattled Huntingdon Valley Swim Club

The Huntingdon Valley Swim Club, which last summer was the center of a heated racial debate, may finally bring it’s…

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Diving Tweaks Highlight 2010-2011 High School Rules Changes

The NFHS swimming and diving committee had a relatively quiet session during their meeting on March 28-30 in Indianapolis, especially…

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List of 32 Coaches Accused in Sexual Misconduct Trial Released

(This is the list released by the prosecution. For the list released by USA-Swimming of Banned Coaches, not all of…

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London, We Have Water: London Aquatics Centre Pool Filled For First Time

Reports out of London, via the Associated Press,  are that the first of the London Aquatic  Centre’s three pools, a…

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Michael Phelps Signs Sponsor Deal with Under Armour

Michael Phelps has signed a 3-year endorsement deal with athletics apparel maker Under Armour for an undisclosed amount of money,…

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Cal Men's Swim Team Signs on With Arena

Yesterday, the Cal men’s swim team became the second major NCAA program to sign with the Italian-based Arena swimwear company….

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TYR Hurricane Wetsuits Live Up to Hype

I don’t know what the rules are on these things, so I won’t say how to avoid getting anyone in…

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Aquatics International Magazine announces 25 most influential people in aquatics

International Aquatics Magazine, which is a publication dedicated to all things in the Aquatics industry, has released its annual list…

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The Suit of the Season: Speedo Fastskin Championship Suit Decision Guide

(editor’s note: The American version of all of these suits are legal in FINA and NCAA competitions. The NFHS (high…

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Hawkeyes Say Goodbye to One of Swimming's Most Historic Indoor Venues

When the University of Iowa closes out their season against Western Illinois this weekend, it will not only be the…

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Beijing's 'Water Cube' to Reopen as One of World's Largest Water Parks

The famed Beijing Water Cube, which has since been renamed as the Beijing National Aquatics Center, will reopen as a…

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President of Speedo North America Steps Down

According to Women’s Wear Daily, Paula Schneider, the President of the Warnaco Swimwear Group, has stepped down. Warnaco is the…

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