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Swimming Australia Receives Huge Funding Cut from Australian Government

Swimming Australia lost around half-a-million dollars a year in government funding for 2013-2014, the Australian Olympic Committee announced today. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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What does the future hold for Ian Thorpe

What does the future hold for Ian Thorpe? Since failing to qualify for the 2012 Australian Olympic Team Ian Thorpe…

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Swimming Australia Levies Fines, “Deferred Suspensions” on Six Olympians

Swimming Australia has handed down their most severe penalties yet by their integrity review panel. (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Aussie Jr. Pan Pacs Swimmer Maloney Signs Letter for Wisconsin

Wisconsin head coach Whitney Hite (middle) has added another big signing to his spring recruiting class. (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Auburn Signs Sub-23 Sprinter/Butterflier Alex Press From Australia

The Auburn men have added a huge signing from Australia to their class of 2017. (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Swimming Australia Announces “Off the Block” Program, Including Adolescent Psychologist

Swimming Australia, in the latest move to overhaul their culture, has announced a new “Off the Blocks” program that intends…

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Kyle Chalmers Wins 5th Gold; Thorpe’s Record Still Stands

Saturday was the final day of the 2013 Australian Age Championships in Adelaide, South Australia, and with the spectacular meet…

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Kyle Chalmers Adds 4th Win on Friday at Australian Age Championships

Australia’s Kyle Chalmers continues to tear through the Australian Age Championships, though he didn’t break any records on Friday. (Stock Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Chalmers Marks 23.1 to Win 14-Year Olds 50 Free at Australian Age Championships

In a meet full of stars, 14-year old Kyle Chalmers is standing out even above the crowded list of record…

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Kyle Chalmers Again On Fire at Australian Age Champs: 14-Year Old Goes Under 51 Seconds

The South Australia Swim Center in Adelaide has served as the host to record-breaking-swim after record-breaking-swim this week. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Alexander Graham Breaks Aussie National Age Record in 100 Back on Day 2 in Adelaide

Day two of the 2013 Australian Age Championships in Adelaide, South Australia were just as exciting as the first day…

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Swimming Australia Officially Appoints Mark Anderson as New CEO; Michael Scott High Performance Director

By this point, it wasn’t much of a secret to anybody down under, but early Tuesday morning, Swimming Australia officially…

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Kyle Chalmers Breaks Two Australian Age Records on Day 1 in Adelaide

Making good use of their sparkling $100 million aquatics center in Adelaide, South Australia, day one (out of six) of the…

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Villanueva happy with what he sees

The new head of New Zealand swimming, Luis Villanueva, was extremely pleased with what he saw at the State New Zealand…

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Boyle puts up a world best in the 800 freestyle

On the fourth night of the State New Zealand Open Championships Lauren Boyle capped off her final evening of racing…

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