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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…

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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.

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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.

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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…

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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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