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When Does Technology Cross From ‘Progress’ to ‘Cheating? An Examination of a Century’s Advancements

Below, SwimSwam partner SwimShop.co.uk takes a look at three of the major racing sports, and how different technologies have affected…

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Hosa Lands Diving World Series Sponsorship 2015-2017

FINA President Dr. Julio C. Maglione was in Lausanne for a signing ceremony with Chinese company Hosa, a new series sponsor of FINA/NVC Diving World Series.

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Psych Sheets Out for 2015 BHP Aquatic Super Series in Perth

American Tyler Clary is the top seed in the men’s 400 IM that will be one of the best races at the series, even without Kosuke Hagino.

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Sergio Lopez’s National Training Centre Group Grows to 30 on Saturday in Singapore

Sergio Lopez-Miro is being kept busy in his new role as the head of the Singapore National Training Centre.

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South Korean Olympian, Asian Games Medalist Ji Heun Kim Handed Two-Year Suspension For Clenbuterol

South Korean swimmer Ji Heun Kim has tested positive for the banned substance Clenbuterol at an out-of-competition test on May 13th,…

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FINA Officially Announces Dates, Locations, Clusters for 2015 World Cup Series

Katinka Hosszu (C) celebrates with Emily Seebhom (L) and Sayaka Akase (R) at the 2014 FINA World Short Course Championships.

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Tae-Hwan Park “Getting a Taste” of SwimMAC

Park Tae-Hwan posing underwater at SwimMAC Carolina.

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Sun Yang still training in Australia despite severed ties with former coach

Chinese World Record-holder Sun Yang is reportedly still training in Australia, according to NBN News, though Swimming Australia and Sun’s former coach Denis Cotterell have publicly cut ties with him.

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23 Athletes Start Elite Training under Sergio Lopez in Singapore

Sergio Lopez and Gary Tan were at the pool deck at 5.30 am as they welcomed the swimmers that have been accepted to be part of the new National Training Centre Squad.

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Australia Announces Roster for 2015 BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series

Emma McKeon will be one of the Commonwealth Games medalists in attendance at the BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series in Perth…

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Forecasting the road to next year’s Rio Olympic Games

Now that the 2016 Rio Olympics are officially “next year,” let’s take a look back at the previous Olympic cycle to see just how much is likely to change between now and Rio.

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Nepali Olympic Committee Awards to 6 Athletes, Including 2 Swimmers

The Nepali Olympic Committee has announced that it is awarding scholarships to 6 of its brightest hopes for the 2016…

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Park Tae-Hwan Parts Ways with Michael Bohl; to Test SwimMAC Carolina Training

Korean swimming superstar Park Tae-Hwan has parted ways with his Australian coach Michael Bohl, with whom he has worked since 2010, and will…

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The Top 52 Swim Meets of 2015

See the top 52 swim meets of 2015 in the United States and around the world…

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2014 Swammy Awards: National Development Award Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan’s Swimming Federation had a fantastic year that included two very young swimmers coming up with big hardware at the Asian Games.

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