Katie Ledecky Interview: “I’m taking a week off, maybe a week and a half”

See Women’s 1500m free World Swimming Rankings here, powered by TYR…


Swim Training: The Importance Of Technique and Timing in Backstroke

Backstroke requires an intricate coordination between head position, chest rotation and hip alignment all of which are tied closely to one thing: timing.

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In lead-up to Doha World Cup, Gyurta talks preparation, Le Clos talks Phelps

The Doha World Cup meet has released quotes from a pair of iconic athletes – Chad le Clos and Daniel Gyurta – making returns to their primary events this weekend.

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Katie Ledecky 1500 World Record Interview: “I Wanted to End on a Good Note”

With her fifth World Record of the summer, Katie Ledecky drops six second to improve her World Record to 15:28.36.


200 Free Champs from Commonwealth Games, Euros, Pan Pacs to Face Off at Dubai World Cup

Thomas Fraser-Holmes has gold from Pan Pacs and the Commonwealth Games under his belt already

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Ryan Cochrane explains differences between Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacs

Canadian Ryan Cochrane won the men’s 800 freestyle with a time of 7:45.39 at Pan Pacific Championships.

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San Antonio Awarded 2015 World Deaf Swimming Championships

The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf awarded San Antonio Texas the 2015 World Deaf Swimming Championships slated for August 17-22, 2015 at the Northside Independent School District’s Northside Swim Center.

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How Fast Were They? European Champs Vs. Pan Pacs Champs

Danish breaststroker Rikke Moeller-Pedersen had the fastest breaststroke times in the world last week.


Cate Campbell to Undergo Shoulder Surgery Next Week to Prep for Olympics

Australia’s Cate Campbell, finally healthy, has put together an incredible two-year sprinting run that has established her as the world’s best…


Ryan Lochte Before & After Prelims & Finals of the 200 IM – 2014 Pan Pacs

Ryan Lochte missed the A-final of the men’s 200 IM this morning, but that didn’t hold him back from swimming fast. He posted the fastest time in the B-final to win with a time of 1:56.02.

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Ryan Cochrane nets gold for Swimming Canada

800-m freestyle: Cochrane’s time of 7:45.39 was more than 2 seconds ahead of Australian Horton, who out-touched American Connor Jaeger by 0.02 for the silver.

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Tommaso D’Orsogna Interview: “The Aussies Have a Young Team”

Swimming Video interview courtesy of Shannon Macdonald, SwimSwam Rankings Managing Editor.

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Israel’s Olympic Swimmers: Going Back to the Beginning

The above video, from Schwachter X-photography, is a mini-documentary that highlights four of Israel’s best swimmers, and traces them back…

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United States Wins 4th-Straight Pan Pacs Medals Table

Led by 5 gold medals and 2 World Records from Katie Ledecky, the Americans won another Pan Pacs medals table – which they’ve done every year since 1999.


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