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French Open To Feature Eight Olympic and Ten World Champions

The 8th French Open, which will run on July 4th and 5th in Vichy, will host an amazing collection of the best swimmers in the world which included eight Olympic gold medalists and 10 World Champions…

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Pawel Korzeniowski rips big 200 fly to open Polish Championships

Former world champ Pawel Korzeniowski highlighted the first day of the Polish National Championships by blasting his way into the top 5 of the world ranks in the 200 fly.

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Laure Manaudou, basketballer Tony Parker to represent France’s sport promotion campaign

This fall, Olympic gold medalist Laure Manaudou will join professional basketball player Tony Parker in promoting France’s Sentez-vous sport program, an initiative designed to get more French citizens involved in sports and physical activity.

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HardCore Swim of the Week: Hannah Miley adds another piece to a big Scottish swimming summer

Hannah Miley is helping Scottish swimming rise to the occasion in what’s becoming a highly-important summer for the country’s swimming culture.

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SwimSwam Preview: Mare Nostrum series begins in Monaco this weekend, 50,000€ up for grabs

Japanese backstroker Ryosuke Irie is one of a number of international swimming stars set to compete this weekend on the first stop of the whirlwind weeklong Mare Nostrum tour .

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Start Lists for 2014 Monaco Mare Nostrum Stop

Double butterfly World Champion Chad le Clos will be racing at the 2014 Monaco stop of the Mare Nostrum series.

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Lisa Bates to Lead New High Performance Training Center at London 2012 Olympic Pool

British Swimming and the ASA have already brought one elite program to the London Aquatics Centre, a diving centre that…

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Italian National Junior team wins Energy Standard Championship in Moscow

Italy’s national junior team emerged victorious from Ukraine’s Energy Standard Championship, a meet that brought together juniors from Ukraine, Russia, Hungary, Spain and Italy in Moscow.

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Doping violations could have Russian Swimming Federation at risk for suspension, says Russian sports minister

A string of high-profile doping violations and suspensions could have Russia’s national swimming federation on the brink of being suspended as a whole, according to the country’s sports minister Vitaly Mutko.

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Victoria Kaminskaya with Portuguese-record 400 IM at Coimbra Invite, four junior records fall

Victoria Kaminskaya broke a Portuguese record in the 400 IM over the weekend, one of her three wins at the Coimbra Invitational held in Coimbra, Portugal.

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Nathan Adrian, Natalie Coughlin, Cammile Adams Among USA Entries to 2014 Mare Nostrum Series

Nathan Adrian and a group of his Cal Aquatics teammates will head to Europe this week to prepare for the elite Mare Nostrum series.

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21 Spots Still Up For Grabs In Aberdeen

There were 21 spots still up for grabs on the final day of the last chance qualifier for the Scottish team competing at the Commonwealth Games…

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Zevina Takes 200 Backstroke On The Final Day Of Latvian Championships

On the first day of the Latvian National Championships Daryna Zevina won both the 100 backstroke and 200 freestyle, she followed that up by taking the women’s 200 backstroke…

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Russia To Send Over Half of National Team to Race in Mare Nostrum Series (France and Spain)

The Mare Nostrum series in 2014 looks like it will be as elevated of a series as ever, and the…

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Hannah Miley Adds 5th Commonwealth Games Qualification at North District Open.

The Scottish nomination list, by events, grew by one on Saturday at the North District Open/Scottish Grand Prix in Aberdeen….

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