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Acadia University Announces Indefinite Closure Of Swimming Pool

Acadia University located in Wolfville, Nova Scotia has announced that they will be keeping their pool closed indefinitely.

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Canadian Olympic Trials Qualifier Olivia Clarino Commits to Eastern Michigan

Canadian Olympic Trails qualifier Olivia Clarino has verbally committed to swim at Eastern Michigan University beginning in the fall of 2021.

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NL Government Announces $600k In Funding To Reopen The Aquarena Swimming Pool

The premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, Andrew Furey, announced today $600,000 to help reopen the Aquarena swimming pool in St. John’s, Newfoundland.

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Kayla Sanchez Is Undergoing “Structured Rehab” after Shoulder Surgery

The 19-year old Sanchez is expecting to return to the water within the next few weeks, according to a statement provided by her coach Ben Titley.

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ISL Rosters: Kayla Sanchez Out for Regular Season for Toronto Titans

The expansion Toronto Titans of the International Swimming League have lost one of their biggest stars for the 2020 regular season, but added 2 new swimmers.

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Challenges Face Canadian Athletes Hoping to Compete in 2020 ISL Season

While Swimming Canada says that they support whatever decisions their athletes make about ISL participation in 2020, several challenges will face…

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Canadian Junior Teamer Kenna Smallegange Verbally Commits to NC State

Kenna Smallegange, who represented Canada at the 2018 FINA World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships, has verbally committed to NC State for 2021.

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Worlds Silver Medalist Tatjana Schoenmaker Pulls Out of Iron’s 2020 ISL Roster

Iron has had to rebuild their women’s breaststroking group at the last minute after Jess Hansen and Tatjana Schoenmaker (above) both withdrew.

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Swimming Canada President Cheryl Gibson Nominated to FINA Bureau

Cheryl Gibson, a 1976 Olympic silver medalist in the women’s 400 IM, has been put forth as Canada’s nominee to the FINA Bureau.

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High-Level International Meets For October 2020

Be sure to mark your aquatic calendars for the key international swimming meets set to take place during the month of October.

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Michael Taylor, Mabel Zavaros Absent From Florida Roster

Olympic Trials finalist Michael Taylor does not appear on the Florida Gators’ roster for 2020-2021. Neither does Canadian standout Mabel Zavaros.

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Legends Swimmers React To Continued Pool Closure

As it was announced earlier this week, there are currently no plans to reopen the Aquarena swimming pool in St. John’s, Newfoundland.

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Canada’s Logan Belanger Commits to Oakland for 2021

Ontario’s Logan Belanger has announced her commitment to Oakland University. She will arrive on campus in the fall of 2021.

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Legends’ Home Pool, The Aquarena Says They Will Not Reopen In The Short Term

The Works athletic facility in St. John’s, Newfoundland has announced that they do not have any current plans to re-open their ‘Aquarena’ pool.

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High-Level International Meets For September 2020

Take a look at the upcoming swim meets happening around the world in the month of September, knowing things can change in an instant.

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