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USA Swimming Temporarily Lifts 120-Day Rule In Response To Hurricanes

With hurricanes shaking up training sites in the southern United States, USA Swimming has temporarily lifted its rule requiring swimmers to wait 120 days before switching teams for competition.

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USA Swimming to Implement Sweeping Changes to Governance Structure

USA Swimming today announced a change to its governance  structure that includes shifting the entire focus of the Board of…

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Conor Dwyer Leads 7th Inning Stretch at Chicago Cubs Game

At Friday night’s Cubs game, Illinois native Conor Dwyer led the Wrigley Field crowd in a raucous rendition of “Take Me Out to the Ball Game.”

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Caeleb Dressel Earns USA Swimming Athlete Of The Year Honors

Following a breakout performance at the 2017 FINA World Championships, Caeleb Dressel (Green Cove Springs, Fla./Bolles School Sharks/Florida) was named USA Swimming Athlete of the Year on Saturday at the United States Aquatic Sports Convention.

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“Butt-Dialing Michael Phelps Changed My Life”

Michael Phelps is among the rare swimmers, or Olympic athletes in general, who transcend the sports in which they compete…

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Time Standards Released For Junior Nats, Futures & Sectionals

USA Swimming has released time standards for the 2018 Junior Nationals, Futures Championships, and Speedo Sectionals.

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USA Swimming Releases 2018 Time Standards for Summer Nationals

USA Swimming has released time standards for the 2018 Phillips 66 National Championships. 

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Tickets for the 2017 USA College Challenge Go On Sale Today

The ticketing is open for USA Swimming’s 2017 College Challenge, pitting the USA National Team against the all-stars from the Pacific-12 Conference.

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IOC Modifies Athlete Oaths In Advance of Winter Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has shortened the oaths taken by athletes, coaches and officials during the Olympic opening ceremonies. The change will take effect at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.

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Bob Bowman Shares Hysterical Training Story (Video)

even more goodies from the Bowman camp have come out of the wood work this week

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Coleman’s Carpool: National Teamers Go on a Juice Run at LEAD (Video)

Of course we took the opportunity to not only grab a scrumptious beverage from our favorite juicery, but dance while we were doing so and record all of it.

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Flashback to Junior World Championships With Michael Andrew (VIDEO)

Michael Andrew posted a new video to his YouTube channel this morning.  Andrew interviewed teammates and competitors from Junior World…

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USA Swimming Names 2017-2018 National Junior Team

USA Swimming has named its National Junior Team for the 2017-2018 season, headed by four-event qualifiers Taylor Ault, Lucie Nordmann and Trey Freeman.

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Bowman Shares Pre-Olympic Michael Phelps Workouts At ASCA Convention

At the recent convention of the American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA), Arizona State coach Bob Bowman delivered remarks focused on how he prepared Michael Phelps for the Olympics in 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016

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Olympians Give Praise to Inaugural LEAD Sports Summit (Video Feature)

As you hear from Madisyn Cox, Elizabeth Beisel, Eva Fabian, Missy Franklin, and Kara Lynn speak about their experience at LEAD, it’s obvious to see it had a great impact

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