International

Medal Hopefuls in Moscow and Mission

Garrett Reports on this past week of racing around the world, and he’ll bring it to you like he’s running down the French on the anchor leg of the 4×100 Free Relay… in world record time. (Photo Courtesy: Melissa Lundie)

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James Magnussen Gets “Chest Infection”

James Magnussen is sick again. Will he respond as well as he did last year? (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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South African Momentum Halted on Final Day

The times in the last session of the meet was slow overall, though Karin Prinsloo finally sealed up her Olympic spot. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Zueva Breaks 59; Efimova Upset to End Russian Trials

It was a wild day of highs and lows at the end of the Russian Olympic Trials. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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2012 Maria Lenk Trophy Preview

Cielo and the sprinters will be in the primary focus at Brazil’s biggest Olympic Trials meet. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Grechin Top Seed Again, Morozov 4th in Russia

Nobody new was added to the Olympic Roster on day 5, but there were lots of big semi-finals.

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Disappointment Reigns in 100 Free Final in SA

What it seemed should bang, ended up a fizzle. Louw won, but not much more excitement than that. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Grechin Wins 50 Free on Day 4 in Russia

The men’s 50 free was the highlight of Russian Trials so far. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Le Clos In, Rousseau Confused on Day 4 in SA

Sebastien Rousseau will again have to await the whims of Swimming South Africa to find his Olympic status. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Zueva Brings Russian Women Back with World-Leading Time

Anastasia Zueva earns her Olympic spot thanks to a dominating 2:06.59 in the 200 backstroke. PHOTO CREDIT: Tim Binning, theswimpictures.com

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Peter the Great, Part II (the rise of Dom and Jean)

Dominik Meichtry as well as Jean Basson were both educated under the TECHNIQUE based philosophy of Peter Williams
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Townsend Tops 200 Free on Day 3 at SSA Trials

Townsend won the 200 free, but a totally indeterminant number of Olympic bids were given out.

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Morozov Earns First Olympic Spot in Surprise Event

Five more Russian Olympic bids were handed out on Tuesday. (Photo Courtesy: ©TimBinning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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How Many Medals Will the Home Team Take in London?

Backstroker Lizzie Simmonds will be one of a handful of Brits who could tip the scales at the Olympics (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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VD Burgh Cracks a Minute in Breast at SSA Trials

And Darian Townsend is among a big group chasing Chad le Clos in the 200 free semis. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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