International

1,300 Swimmers Registered to Compete at FINA World Championships Dec 3-7

With just over one month to go until the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), already Qatar is setting records as an unprecedented 1,300 swimmers and more than 500 team officials have registered their interest in competing at Hamad Aquatic Centre.

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Swimming Canada Race Simulation Camp Puts Top Juniors Through The Speed Test

“We’re practising racing in season, something that we’re trying to encourage Canadians to do a little bit more diligently and a little bit more consistently through all the training programs,” said National Development Coach Ken McKinnon, who is overseeing the camp.

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UBC Sports Hall of Fame To Honour The Decade Of Dominance

The University of British Columbia will be honouring their top swimmers and coaches that competed from 1998-2007, giving recognition for the 10 men’s championships and 10 women’s championships won during those years.

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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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Nicolas Oliveira out of Short Course Worlds, to be replaced by Gabriel Ogawa on Brazilian roster

Freestyler Nicolas Oliveira has dropped off the Brazilian roster for the 2014 Short Course World Championships, becoming the second major Brazilian name to do so.

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Sprenger Determined to Return to 100%

Christian Sprenger had his 2014 championship season derailed by a shoulder injury…

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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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Chloe McCardel Completes 128-Kilometer Unaided Swim Across Bahamas

Australian open water marathon swimmer Chloe McCardel has broken the World Record for the longest non-current-assisted, continuous, open-water solo swim in…

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Fitter and Faster Aurora, Colorado Photo Vault with Davis Tarwater & Kara Lynn Joyce

Follow Fitter and Faster on Twitter here. Like Fitter and Faster on Facebook here. About the Fitter and Faster Swim…

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First Ever Races Swum In 2015 Pan Am Games Pool at Junior Racing Camp

A milestone has been passed in the history of the beautiful new pool on the campus of the University of…

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4 Ways to Get In The Zone

When swimmers are asked to recall their best performances, they typically describe a feeling of effortless power, excitement, and readiness for the upcoming challenge. In Sport Psychology terms, this is known as achieving a State of Flow…

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University of Toronto Varsity Blues Take Down McMaster Marauders In Hamilton

The University of Toronto Varsity Blues travelled to Hamilton, Ont. on October 18th to face the McMaster Marauders in their…

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Former UI diver to compete in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Former University of Iowa All-American Deidre Freeman will compete at the FINA Grand Prix in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from Oct. 24-26 at the National Aquatic Center. Freeman is one of 11 athletes that were chosen by the USA Diving Committee to compete for Team USA.

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Campbell Sisters, Magnussen, Schipper Among Swimmers Added to to Path of Champions

Cate and Bronte Campbell are among a large group of Australian swimming greats who will be inducted into the “Path of Champions” at Sydney Olympic Park.

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Warm up with SwimMAC Team Elite at Davidson – VIDEO

Swimming Video courtesy Lauren Van Laethem.

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