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3-time Olympic Gold Medalist Brooke Bennett Gives Birth to Bas Maxwell Frioud

Swimming great, Brooke Bennett, is a new mom. She gave birth to her baby boy, Bas Maxwell Frioud, October 20th, at 5:46pm. Bas is 7.4 lb and 20 inches.

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Team Scotland Lead Graham Wardell Named Head Coach for City of Cardiff

Graham Wardell has taken a new role at his home swimming club in Cardiff, Wales.

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Top 5 Pet Peeves at the Pool

We’ve got the new Funkita collection, and we love their new print called “Occupy The Lane.” It’s the protest print for all swimmers and it got us thinking of some of those annoying problems at the pool. Image: “The new Occupy The Lane print by Funkit”

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Scottish Swimming Appoints Alan Lynn as New National Coach

Alan Lynn has had a hand in success in Scottish sport for years, and now Scottish Swimming has grabbed him as their new National Coach.

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British Olympian Amy Smith Announces Retirement

British relay standout Amy Smith has retired from international competition.

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Ryan Lochte Comments on Michael Phelps’ DUI Arrest

Lochte: “He has so much money to get a driver. I even have a driver. Just stinks for the sport of swimming…But he will become smarter from this. Luckily he did not hurt himself or someone else.”

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Fame, Fortune and Michael Phelps

“While we can safely assume that USA Swimming and the State of Maryland will be holding Mr. Phelps accountable, we can also acknowledge our disappointment and anger at his behavior. Given this, we can, and should, hold the mindset of inquiry (as opposed to judgment) into the reasons behind Michael’s most recent behavior.”

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Shout From the Stands: Michael Phelps Boundaries, Finding the Edge

Contributor Markus Rogan is a 2-time Olympic medalist and former world record holder. The Austrian elite, a graduate of Stanford, is a psychotherapist in training. He shares his thoughts on Michael Phelps in the aftermath of the DUI arrest.

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Great Britain to Send 12 Swimmers, Including Peaty, to 2014 World Short Course Championships

World Record holder Adam Peaty will lead a British team of 12 to the 2014 World Short Course Championships.

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2014 Scottish Swimming Team Championships Video Highlights

Swimming Video is courtesy of Scottish Swimming.

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Michael Phelps Year in Review: Is the Comeback a Success Thus Far

Since the greatest man to ever grace the water has been back in the pool, there have been ups and downs for the swimming and Olympic legend Michael Phelps.

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Mel Marshall is the 1st woman to receive the British Swimming Coaches Association Coach of the Year award

Marshall is the coach of World Record holder Adam Peaty, who swam the fastest result over 50 meters of long course breaststroke at the 2014 European Championships.

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Scottish Team Championship titles earned by FIRST and Edinburgh University

The senior session featured some of Scotland’s top talent, including Gold medal winners Ross Murdoch and Hannah Miley.

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2014 Scottish Team Championships Swimming Photo Vault

The Scottish National Team Championships have been established to give swimmers the very rare opportunity to compete as a team.

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British Swimming Set To Launch British Summer Championships

The British Summer Championships will run for the first time next summer…

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