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15-Year-Old Wang Jianjiahe Nabs 400 SC Free World Junior Record

While competing on night 1 of the FINA World Cup Beijing, Chinese teen Wang Jianjiahe established a new short course World Junior Record in the women’s 400m freestyle.

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Daiya Seto Gets It Done In Beijing With 400 IM World Cup Record

Daiya Seto, the Olympic bronze medalist from Japan, scored a new World Cup record en route to victory in the short course version of the event tonight in Beijing.

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Ohio State’s Liz Li Training In China, To Return In January

Big Ten champ and sprint star Liz Li is currently in China fulfilling national team training obligations, but will return to Ohio State in January for the postseason.

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Tokyo 2020 Organizers Pledge To Keep Open Water Venue Safe

In the wake of sub-par water testing results of the triathlon and marathon swimming venues for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, organizers have pledged to keep water clean and safe ongoing.

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Tokyo 2020 Organizers Target Would-Be Ticket Scalpers

Tokyo 2020 organizers have been upping tactics to guard against possible ticket scalpers.

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Japanese Olympian Daiya Seto Fine-Tuning Breaststroke Craft

Japanese flyer and IM specialist Daiya Seto has been quietly making moves on the breaststroke front.

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Worlds Silver Medalist Liu Zixuan Fails Doping Test at National Games

Liu Zixuan (above) was on China’s silver-medal winning 800 free relay at last summer’s World Championships.

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2017 Aussie SC C’ships: Seebohm Claims 25th Aussie SC Title

The Aussies continuue to put on a show in Adelaide, with Cate Campbell firing off another Australian NR, while Emily Seebohm earned her 25th short course national title.

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Open Water World Record Holder Monte Monfore Passes Away at 56

Open-water swimmer Monte Monfore passed way on Tuesday.

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Park Tae Hwan Takes 5 Gold, An Se Hyeon Flies At Korean Festival

Read up on the last half of the 2017 Korean Sports Festival, which included notable swims by Park Tae Hwan and An Se Hyeong.

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2017 Aussie SC C’ships Day 1 Finals: Campbell & Chalmers Set Fire

Aussie stars Cate Campbell and Kyle Chalmers set the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre on fire on day 1.

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Beyond The Lane Lines: Olympian Wanted For Fraud

Get your weekly news fix on happenings outside the pool, with this week’s Beyond the Lane Lines. A wedding engagement, first pitch, a memorial meet and more stories make-up the latest edition.

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2017 Australian SC C’ships Preview: Visiting Swimmers Pack A Punch

Japan’s Olympic medalist Daiya Seto is just one of several heavy-hitting foreign swimmers set to compete at this week’s Australian Short Course Championships. American Jordan Wilimovsky and Lithuanian Ruta Meilutyte are also set to compete, with Aussie talent Kyle Chalmers, Emily Seebohm and the Campbell sisters ready to rock as wel.

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Park Tae Hwan Rockets 4×200 Men To New National Record

The 98th National Sports Festival of Korea Saturday, October 21st – Thursday, October 26th Cheongju Indoor Swimming Pool, Chungbuk LCM…

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Bridi & Ruffini Seal Up 2017 Marathon Swimming World Cup Titles In HK

The 2017 FINA/HOSA 10k Marathon Swimming World Cup wrapped up over the weekend, with the final of 7 stops having taken place in Hong Kong on Saturday, October 21st.

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