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Peaty & Wilby Split Breaststroke Events On Night 2 In Manchester

Olympic gold medalist Adam Peaty was back in the Manchester pool tonight, winning the 50m breaststroke in his signature power-producing style.

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McSharry Clocks 50 Breaststroke Irish Senior Record

Mona McSharry ended her Amsterdam races with a new Irish Senior National Record in the women’s 50m breaststroke.

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Korstanje Defeats Puts, Blume Sprints To The Top In Amsterdam

Pernille Blume rocked the only sub-24 second time in the women’s short course 50m freestyle field in Amsterdam tonight.

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McSharry Takes Down 100 Breaststroke Irish Senior Record

While competing on day 1 of the 2017 Swim Cup Amsterdam, 17-year-old Irish swimmer Mona McSharry carved out a new national record in the women’s 100m breaststroke.

Manchester Int’l Day 1: Adam Peaty Is Kind Of Human

In Adam Peaty’s first meet of the season, the world record holder and Olympic champion swam an actually of-this-Earth time.

Korstanje, Kamminga, Kromo Continue To Impress In Amsterdam

2017 SWIM CUP AMSTERDAM Friday, October 20th – Sunday, October 22nd Optisport Sloterparkbad, Amsterdam, Netherlands 25m Meet Site Meet Preview…

Irishman On The Move: Ferguson Snaps 100 Back National Record

The 2016 Swim Ireland Junior Performance Athlete of the Year, Conor Ferguson, continues to impress on the international level across the men’s backstroke events.

Kromowidjojo Keeps The Fast Times Rolling W/ Dutch Fly Record

Kromo lowers her own 50m butterfly Dutch national record while competing at the Swim Cup Amsterdam tonight.

Kromowidjojo, Kamminga Crack New Dutch Records In Amsterdam

World record holder Ranomi Kromowidjojo of Netherlands is keeping up with her wicked-fast ways.

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Swim England’s Travel Policy Now Includes Specific Terrorism Steps

Swim England’s Travel and Security Policy reflects the times by including a special section on terrorism preparation.

Germany’s elite athletes founded an own independent interest group

The German online magazin “sportschau.de” reported two weeks ago that athletes’ representatives of all sports  are about to set up…

Kira Toussaint To Join NTC Squad In Amsterdam This December

Olympian and national record holder Kira Toussaint of the Netherlands will be making the move from her present home at the University of Tennessee to join the Dutch NTC squad in Amsterdam come this December.

Hosszu Appeals Lawsuit Vs Barrett, Sports Publications to 9th Circuit

Katinka Hosszu’s defamation and false light case against Casey Barrett and Swimming World is still not considered ‘case closed’ at this point.

British Swimming Federation Head Coach Bill Furniss Collects OBE

British Swimming head coach Bill Furniss collected his OBE on Tuesday.

British Para Swimming Bullying Scandal Sees Greenwood Out Of New Job

Canada’s Edmonton Keyano Swim Club had recently hired former Head Coach of British Para Swimming, Rob Greenwood, but has since withdrawn its offer citing ‘shock’ and ‘disappointment’ over the allegations of its would-be new coach.

Peaty, Scott, Ulyett, Anderson Among Brits Headed To Copenhagen

British Swimming has released its 10-swimmer strong roster for the 2017 European Short Course Championships set for December 13-17th in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Beyond The Lane Lines: Sun Yang Defends Himself

Catch up on smaller stories from around the web in this week’s Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring Grant Hackett, Brooke Hanson and Sun Yang.

City Of Manchester Swimmers To Take On World’s Best

The City of Manchester Swim Team (COMAST) will take on some of the world’s best swimmers, including Olympic and World Champion Adam Peaty MBE, at the 2017 Manchester International Swim Meeting this weekend.

Brazil’s Nelson Da Silva Junior Cracks Two Meet Records In Aachen

The 48th Annual International Swim Festival took place in Aachen, Germany over the weekend, with 8,650 € ($10,200 USD) in prize money up for grabs. Brazil’s Nelson da Silva Junior earned 2 meet records in pursuit.