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Australia Reports 20% Increase In Drownings During Pandemic

Some concerning drowning figures are coming out of Australia, with a national report detailing the statistics compiled during July 2020 and June 2021

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Madi Wilson Talks 100/200 Free Double Victory in LA 2nd Place Team Finish

Madison Wilson took the victory in the 100 free, just .09 ahead of Kasia Wasick after flipping 7th at the 50, then came back to take the 200 free decisively

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2021 ISL Match 6 Preview: London, Tokyo, Aqua Face Reigning Champs Cali Condors

The Cali Condors have to be the favorite for this match, but the Tokyo Frog Kings and the London Roar are both strong in areas the Condors aren’t.

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MVP Louise Hansson, Head Coach Byron MacDonald Break Down Toronto’s 1st Victory

Louise Hansson doubled-down on her great underwater skills in the skins final to rocket past Ranomi Kromowidjojo and seal the deal for Toronto in the skins

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With MVP Bonus, Louise Hansson Climbs to 5th-Highest Season 3 Money Earner

The Toronto Titans produced the top-2 money earners in Match 5, Louise Hansson and Shane Ryan, with Hansson earning a total of $24,525.

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Think You Can Beat Joseph Schooling In A 200 Fly?

Singapore’s Joseph Schooling has recently garnered media and fan attention for responding to another athlete’s social media post issuing a unique challenge.

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Iron Struggled With Stolen Jackpot Points Despite Last-Minute Day 2 Surge

The Toronto Titans won their first-ever ISL match. Meanwhile, Iron’s last-minute points surge wasn’t enough to make up for stolen jackpot points.

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Alberto Razzetti Breaks Oldest Italian Record On The Books With 4:01.57 400 IM

During ISL Match 5, Toronto Titan Alberto Razzetti took out the 2006 short course 400 IM Italian record held by Luca Marin.

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LA Current Coach David Marsh Talks ISL Draft and Season Strategy

LA Current Coach David Marsh responds to SwimSwam’s Breakdown topic, the ISL Draft Fumble. He also unpacks his strategy through the regular season.

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All Afghan 2020 Olympians and Paralympians Out of Country

The International Olympic Committee said it helped athletes as well as “other members of the Olympic community” obtain humanitarian visas.

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2021 International Swimming League – Match 5, Day 2 Live Recap

Day 2 of match 5 will end with one team getting its first match victory of the season. Toronto has the lead so far, and there is an exciting battle for 2nd.

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Spanish Paralympian Perales Returns Home After Panic Attack

The 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo, Japan have ended but one particular swimmer stayed a little longer post-Games than she intended.

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Finlay Knox Breaks Another IM Canadian Record, Puts Up 51.82 in 100 IM

Finlay Knox of the Toronto Titans broke 52 seconds for the first time in the 100 IM to score another Canadian national record at 51.82 for 2nd in the match.

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Ali DeLoof Produces 55.89 SCM 100 Back, 2nd Fastest American In History

Ali DeLoof has surpassed Kathleen Baker to become the second-fastest American woman in history behind Olivia Smoliga’s 55.04.

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Ingrid Wilm Hits 2nd 100 BK CAN Record In A Week (55.68), Now No. 9 All-Time

Ingrid Wilm bettered her own week-old Canadian 100 back national record with a 55.68 to win ISL match 5 for the LA Current.

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