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USA Swimming Operated at Nearly $1.5 Million Deficit in 2018

Previously, USA Swimming paid cities to host the Pro Swim Series. In 2019, cities interested in hosting submitted Request-For-Proposals to USA Swimming.

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Northern Italy Wins Rights to Host 2026 Winter Olympics

The joint bid between Milan and Cortina d’ampezzo will host the 2026 Winter Olympics as the IOC shifts its focus to regional bids.

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As Bidding to Host the Olympic Games Loses Popularity, IOC Contemplates Change

While the IOC has devised reforms to almost every aspect of the Games, it is still working to change aspects of the host selection procedure.

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Norm Wright Will Succeed Geoff Brown as Head Coach at NOVA of Virginia in 2020

The plan is for Norm Wright to take over the program that produced, among others, 2016 Olympic gold medalist Townley Haas.

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Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool Rebuild Modifies Plans for New Pool

The original plan (above) called for a large indoor facility; rising construction costs has resulted in a plan to build an outdoor pool instead.

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Hammer Head Swim Caps Partners with Hope Floats Foundation to Save Children

For each Hammer Head Swim Cap purchased, a donation will be made to Hope Floats Foundation to provide swimming lessons for children living in poverty.

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“The Best Program for Swimming Coaches Ever Made”

Thousands of coaches have migrated away from using paper and pencil to plan workouts and turned to Commit Swimming over the past 4 years.

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Olympians Talk About the Importance of Friendships in Swimming

As a swimmer, you spend countless hours training in the pool or in racing situations and you share those experiences with only a handful of people.

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Colorado Rep. Diana DeGette Proposes Legislation to Reform USOC

Colorado U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette announced new legislation on Monday that would create a blue ribbon commission to investigate and reform the USOC.

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Fish Out of Water: The SwimSwam Podcast Now on iTunes and Spotify!

Big news: the new SwimSwam podcast, Fish Out of Water, is now available for listening, for free, on both Apple…

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Update: MAAPP Won’t Apply to Non-USA Swimming Activities (Like Recruiting)

June 15th will launch open season on the recruiting cycle for the high school class of 2021, and USA Swimming has relieved some concerns on how MAAPP applies.

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