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Katie Ledecky Explains Stanford Tradition of “Fountain Hopping” (Video)

With her second win of the meet, Katie Ledecky now adds a second national- and worldwide-leading time for the 2019-2020 season.

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Hali Flickinger Scratches 100 Back on Saturday, Still Has Back-to-Back

Hali Flickinger’s 8 races this week in Greensboro have all been on back-to-backs.

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Zane Grothe was NOT Sad He Missed the IU “Flip at 49” 200 Free (Video)

Swimmers are by nature something of a masochistic bunch, and apparently the promise of watching other swimmers suffer was too good to pass up

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Hali Flickinger Explains Move to Train with Bob Bowman at ASU (Video)

World Champs silver medalist Hali Flickinger breaks down why she has moved her training base from Georgia to Arizona State.

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Simone Manuel on 53.4 100: “My times were… better than I expected” (Video)

Simone Manuel is on a tare in Greensboro, first winning the 100 free in a blistering 53.4, and tonight dropping a 1:57 200 free behind teammate Katie Ledecky

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2019 Pro Swim Series – Greensboro: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Katie Ledecky headlines both the 200 free and 400 IM while Carson Foster and Luca Urlando will chase down Zane Grothe and Ryan Lochte in the men’s 200 free.

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Andrew Wilson Scratches B Final of 400 IM on Day 3 in Greensboro

Andrew Wilson caught some SwimSwam readers by surprise with a 4:35 in the 400 IM on Friday morning. He’ll scratch the final of that event.

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Ryan Lochte Breaks Down 2Fly/1Free Double (Video)

Ryan Lochte, in his first swim at the 2019 Pro Swim Series stop in Greensboro, North Carolina on Thursday swam a 2:01.73 in the 200 meter fly

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Allison Schmitt Receives $12000 Grant Through Fran Crippen Elevation Foundation

4-time Olympic gold medalist Allison Schmitt has become the 11th athlete to receive a grant through the Fran Crippen Elevation Foundation.

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Single Day Tickets for 2020 US Olympic Swimming Trials Go on Sale

The original plan was for single-day tickets to go on sale in February, but an unprecedented early demand pushed that up by 3 months.

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2019 Pro Swim Series – Greensboro: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Hali Flickinger is scheduled to swim all 3 women’s events on the meet lineup Thursday: the 200 free, 200 back, and 400 IM.

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Women’s 200 Free Sets Up as Highlight on Day 3 in Greensboro (HEAT SHEETS)

The women’s 200 free will feature a collision between Stanford training partners Katie Ledecky, who won the 400 free on Thursday, and Simone Manuel, who won the 100.

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Allison Schmitt Posts Time Faster Than 2019 World Champs Lead-Off in 100 Free

Allison Schmitt clocks 54.41 in the 100 LCM freestyle, faster than the lead-off leg at the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, Korea earlier this summer.

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Khader Baqlah Takes Down Jordanian 200 Fly NR In Greensboro

Khader Baqlah raced to a first place finish in the 200 fly B final at the Greensboro Pro Swim Series and set a Jordanian National Record.

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Watch Dean Farris’s 49.7 100 Free and Other Races From Greensboro Night Two

Farris posted a sub-50 swim of 49.74 in the 100 free, now the second-fastest American swim of the 2019-20 long course season.

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