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Mutliple Age Records Go Down at German Nationals; Steffen Wins Again

On the final day of the German Short Course National Championships, Britta Steffen had another great performance in the 50 free…

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Stanislav Donets Undergoes Shoulder Surgery, Out for Euros

Short Course superstar Stanislav Donets of Russia underwent surgery this morning to correct a shoulder issue. Donets has had pain in…

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Sjostrom Posts Top-3 100 Free; Misses Swedish Record by .01

In three days so far at the 2011 Short Course National Championships, 18-year old Swede Sarah Sjostrom has not failed to…

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Lippok, Diener Break German Junior Records on Day 3

The highlights of the third day of the Short Course German National Championships in Wuppertal were a pair of Age…

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Police Outraged After Charges Dropped in Kenrick Monk False Hit-and-Run Claim

Australia’s “the Courier Mail” is reporting that Kenrick Monk will escape prosecution for lying to police about a skateboarding accident in…

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6-Time Olympic Medalist Michael Klim's Return Shows Time Discrepancy [UPDATED]

As the sun set on Friday in Melbourne, Victoria, former Australian World Record holder Michael Klim has completed his inaugural…

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Sjostrom Shows Versatility; Sets Meet Record in 200 IM at Swedish Nationals

Sarah Sjostrom, just off of her National Record breaking performance from day 1 of the Swedish Short Course National Championships,…

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Britta Steffen Marks 52.00 in 100 Free at German Nationals

Britta Steffen’s return to superstardom seems to be about complete, after taking off the 2010 long course season, with her…

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Sjostrom Breaks Swedish Record at Short Course Swedish Nationals

Early in her career, Swedish superstar Sarah Sjostrom has been best known for her skills in the 100 butterfly, and…

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Michael Klim to Make Return this Weekend in Melbourne

Former Australian superstar Michael Klim is ready to follow in the footsteps of his Aussie countrymates, Ian Thorpe and Libby Trickett,…

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Canadian Olympic Committee Announces Financial Incentives for Coaches

The Canadian Olympic Committee has announced a slew of new funding for their Own the Podium initiative that is designed…

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Inge Dekker Out for Eindhoven with Stress Fracture in Heel

Inge Dekker has suffered a stress fracture in her heel, which will keep her out of next week’s Open Dutch…

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Fabiola Molina Doping Case to Go Before CAS

When paging through the CAS schedule, I came across an upcoming hearing that I thought would be of interest to…

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Update: FINA Delists Italy as Hosts of 2014 Worlds; FIN Issues Clarifications

In an update to a previous story, FINA has officially recognized Italy’s withdrawl as hosts of the 2014 World Short…

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Italy Backs Out of Hosting Duties for 2014 World Championships

The Italian Swimming Federation has decided to abscond from their hosting duties of the 2014 World Championships, according to a…

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