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Despite Chierighini & Miressi, Centurions’ Mixed Relay Needs Back Half Help

Ranking the lead-off and subsequent splits of the mixed free relay reveal strengths and weaknesses among the contenders.

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Swimming Australia Bestows Life Memberships and Welcomes New Board Members

Two Olympic gold medallists and a legendary coach were awarded Life Membership of Swimming Australia at its 111th Annual General Meeting.

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Beyond The Lane Lines: Swimming Australia Looks For New Broadcast Home

Catch up on swim happenings from around the world in this edition of Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring Australia, Germany and more.

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High-Level International Meets For November 2020

Take a look at the meets we have lined up for November 2020, with International Swiming League (ISL) action coming to a head.

Swimming Australia Extends Funding Cycle To September 2021

Swimming Australia has revealed an increase in swimmer funding ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Suspended Aussie Swimmer Shayna Jack Injured On Reality Show

Suspended Australian swimmer Shayna Jack is competing on the latest edition of the nation’s reality TV show entitled SAS: Who Dares Wins.

ISL-Inspired Virtual Relays Set For This Week In Australia

Swimming Australia has unveiled virtual relay training time trials, taking place in  Gold Coast, Sydney, Adelaide, and Perth.

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SwimSwam Podcast: Brendon Smith on Being 1 of 2 Aussies in the ISL

Brendon is 1 of only 2 Australian swimmers who decided to make the journey to Budapest after Australia announced they weren’t condoning this ISL season.

2020 ISL Match 2 – Day 1 Live Recap

With the first meet of the International Swimming League’s second season out of the way, four new teams are slated to face off for Match 2.

Atherton Tries Open Water On For Size At QLD C’ships

The women’s 5k race at the Queensland Open Water Championships saw an unexpected competitor in backstroke world record holder Minna Atherton.

ISL Announces Full CBS Sports TV/Streaming Schedule, Japanese Rights Holder

One match day that includes last year’s top American team the Cali Condors and superstar Caeleb Dressel will be available to all American households this week.

2020 Australian Short Course C’ships Go Virtual Due To COVID-19

The resulting impact of the coronavirus pandemic continues on, as yet another sizable international meet is forced to alter formats and protocol.

A Second Look At Rio Medalists Not Heading To Tokyo – Women’s Edition

Let’s take a more current look at the women’s Olympic medalists from Rio who will most likely not be racing next year in Tokyo.

Pop Star Cody Simpson, Olympian Kathleen Baker Highlight San Diego Race Night

Australian pop star Cody Simpson, Olympian Kathleen Baker, and other notable names made their return to racing on Thursday at a meet hosted by Team Elite.

3-Time Olympic Medalist Matt Targett is Making a Comeback at 34

The 34-year old Matt Targett has been training for the last 2 months with his former Auburn coach Brett Hawke in Los Angeles.