Brazil, Latin America & Caribbean

Cesar Cielo Will be Back Under Brett Hawke’s Training Guidance; Splitting Time Between Countries

Brazilian superstar Cesar Cielo is headed back to Auburn, Alabama, at least on a part-time basis. (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/


Cesar Cielo’s Flamengo Club, Defending National Champs, Drops Swim Team

Brazil’s Cesar Cielo is one of a number of Brazilian elites that have lost a major contract with the defending National Champions of Brazil. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Matheus Santana Impresses Once Again with More Brazilian Sprint Records

16-year old Matheus Santana joined the elite company of swimmers who have been under 23 seconds in the 50 free as a 16-year old. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


A&M’s Ibanez Breaks Three National Records Through 4 Days in Mexico

A&M swimmer Lili Ibanez (center) was back home in Mexico this week crushing National Records. (Photo Courtesy: Liz Dittmer)


Brazil Announces Suspension for World Champs Qualifier Prado; Leonardo Sumida

Brazilian Swimming announced a pair of doping suspensions today.


Sprint News 12/18/12: Denmark Posts Job; Brazilians Mismeasure; Irie Announces Move

The Danish National Team is now seeking a new National Training Center coach, along with a new National team coach. (Photo of Lotte Friis courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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Brazilian Doping Scandal: Santos Could Take Brunt of Punishment

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