Australia

Banned Fraser-Holmes Cut-off Financially, Told To Leave Team Hotel

Thomas Fraser-Holmes, handed down a 12-month ban for having missed doping tests, was told ‘payments from Swimming Australia must cease.’

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Paralympic Champions Elliott, Thomas Kane Reclassified in Indy

Maddison Elliott (above) has been classified as an S9 after her early-week review, and could be moved to that new group pending the outcome of her race observation on Friday.

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Swimming Australia Comments On Fraser-Holmes Ban

“We have been informed that Thomas Fraser-Holmes will be appealing the decision to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, as is his right,” reads a portion of Swimming Australia’s statement on the athlete’s 12-month ban.

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Thomas Fraser-Holmes Receives 12-Month Ban For Missed Doping Tests

Thomas Fraser-Holmes has been handed a 12-month ban for three missed doping tests.

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Olympic Champion Kyle Chalmers Undergoes Successful Heart Surgery

2016 Olympic gold medalist Kyle Chalmers has undergone a successful heart surgery in Adelaide. Chalmers underwent surgery to treat a condition…

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Horton Headed For Another Sun Yang Showdown, Adds 200 For Budapest

Mack Horton will indeed be taking on the 200m, 400m, 800m and 1500m freestyle events at the 2017 FINA World Championships.

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Maddison Elliott Added to Indianapolis Classification Schedule

The classification schedule for the 2017 Para Swimming World Series stop in Indianapolis next week has been updated to include…

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Aussie James Magnussen Kicks Off European Meet Comeback Campaign

Having opted out of April’s Australian Swimming Championships, his nation’s qualification meet for this summer’s World Championships, sprinter James Magnussen has made it known…

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What The FINA World Cup Changes Really Mean For Swimmers Like Hosszu

The World Cup superstar and triple Olympic champion Katinka Hosszu has no qualms making her opinions of the new FINA changes known.

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2017 FINA World Cup Limiting Number of Races Per Swimmer Per Stop

FINA will be limiting the number of races each swimmer will be able to enter per stop this year. The change will have a major effect on Iron Lady Katinka Hosszu’s event schedule, after she entered nearly every race at nearly every stop last year.

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Singapore Swimming Hires Aussie Stephan Widmer As National Head Coach

Joseph Schooling, Singapore’s first-ever Olympic gold medalist in swimming, will have an Aussie at the helm of his nation’s swimming program.

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Beyond The Lane Lines: Michael Phelps Joins Up With Golfer Jason Day

The GOAT helps spread the word about childhood drowning, while Daiya Seto ties the knot.

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Maddison Elliott Not on Classification List for Indy Para World Series

Maddison Elliott is missing from the classification schedule for the 2017 Para Swimming World Series stop in Indy.

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World Champion Ning Zetao Makes Brisbane Home Under Coach Matt Brown

Ning Zetao will now train under Aussie coach Matt Brown, the former coach of Emily Seebohm.

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Swimming Australia Will Send 14 Athletes To Para Swimming World Series

Swimming Australia will send a group of 14 athletes to compete at the Para Swimming World Series in Indianapolis next…

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