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High-Level International Meets For October 2022

Short course world record holder Kyle Chalmers of Australia is expected to race at all 3 stops of the FINA World Cup which kicks off in October.

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2016 Olympic Champion Dmitriy Balandin Retires From Swimming

Kazakhstan’s first and only ever Olympic swimming champion, Balandin will now turn to coaching the country’s national team after calling it a career at 27.

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Swimming Canada’s Brad Dingey Appointed As Singapore NTC Head Coach

The Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) has finally revealed who has taken over the position of National Training Centre (NTC) head coach.

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16yo Nick Mahabir on 1:00.3 100 Breast, Water Polo, & Being Neighbors with MA

We discuss Nick choosing to represent Singapore, being surprise neighbors with Michael Andrew in Coronado, and playing water polo until age 15

Daiya Seto Hits Another 1:56 200 IM For Gold In Tochigi

Several of Japan’s 2020 Olympic team, including Daiya Seto, Rikako Ikee and Ryosuke Irie, put up some solid times while racing at a domestic meet.

Watch the True Story of Yusra and Sarah Mardini in Netflix’s ‘The Swimmers’

‘The Swimmers’ presents the true story of sisters Sarah and Yusra Mardini who fled Syria to have a chance at swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Beyond The Lane Lines: University Of Kansas Closes Swimming Pool for Student Body

Check out the latest edition of Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring the University of Kansas, Daiya Seto and South Australia.

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2022 World Junior Championships: Day 6 Finals Preview

The final session of the 2022 World Junior Championships is here with finals scheduled in several events, including David Popovici’s 100 freestyle.

2022 World Junior Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Pieter Coetze is focusing on the 50 back final, where he’ll try avoid a repeat of Wednesday’s 100 back final in his showdown with Poland’s Ksawery Masiuk.

Honda Posts 4:11 400 IM, 1:46 200 Free To Close JPN Inter-College Championships

Olympic medalist Tomoru Honda put up a season-best 4:11.29 to take the men’s 400m IM at the 2022 Japan Inter-Collegiate Championships.

2022 World Junior Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Brazil’s Stephan Steverink is seeking his second individual gold of the week in Thursday’s boys 800 free final after winning the 400 free on Day 1.

2022 World Junior Championships: Day 2 Finals Preview

David Popovici is the frontrunner to win the boy’s 200 free after dropping a 1:42.97 at the European Championships, the fastest textile performance ever.

Joseph Schooling Banned From Competition After Confessing to Cannabis Use

The Rio Olympic champion has been banned from international competition for the remainder of his mandatory service due to substance use protocols

Ikee Wins 50 Free, Honda Posts 1:54 200 Fly At JPN Inter-College Championships

The 2022 Japanese Intercollegiate Swimming Championships began this week with the nation’s top universities vying for the overall team trophy.

Top 5 Boys’ Storylines of 2022 World Junior Champs: Popovici Leads the Pack

David Popovici could steal the spotlight at the 2022 World Junior Swimming Championships, but there are plenty of other intriguing storylines this week, too.