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Rising Pro Swim Series Stars Vie For Next Gen Team Spots

With the aim of recognizing the top 18-and-under performers across the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series, USA Swimming and TYR have teamed up to create the TYR Next Gen Team.

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All The Links You Need For the 2018 Pro Swim Series – Austin

Check out all the links you need to follow the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series’ opening stop in Austin, Texas this weekend.

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What’s at Stake in the 2018 Pro Swim Series?

The 2018 Pro Swim Series starts up this weekend in Austin, and with the addition of a SwimSquad team battle-for-the-title, new shoot-out stroke 50 events, the mixed 400 medley relay, and a “mystery stroke order” 200 IM, 2018 is shaping up to be a particularly exciting year.

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USA Swimming Publishes Pro Swim Series All-Time Records

Nathan Adrian, who holds series records in the 50 and 100 free, will be competing at this weekend’s Pro Swim Series stop in Austin.

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2018 Austin Pro Swim Series: SwimSquad Battles Preview/Cheat Sheet

Team Natalie Coughlin has some tough choices to make before Austin, including whether to start #7 overall pick Melanie Margalis as an IMer, breaststroker or in the flex spot.

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Mainland Boys Lower SCM National HS Records In 200 Free & Medley Relay

The Mainland Regional High School boys broke a pair of NISCA national SCM records on Tuesday.

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Indiana Post-Grads Grothe, Neidigh, Geer, Kendall to Rep Mission Viejo

The group, including American Record holder Zane Grothe (above), will continue training in Bloomington.

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Susan Helmrich Takes a $500 Dive into the Snow for Cancer Research

Susan Helmrich beat cancer 3 times. What has she to fear from 5 degree temperatures and a little bit of snow?

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Li Bingjie On Austin PSS Psych Sheets Along With Pros, NCAA Athletes

The 2018 Pro Swim Series opens this weekend in Austin, and while the psych sheets include most of the expected pros, they also feature a surprising number of NCAA athletes and some international surprises.

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Swimming Loses its Golden Voice: Kevin Polansky

We have just learned of the passing of Kevin Polansky, the “voice” of the NAIA National Championships, the NCAA Division…

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U.S. Marines Looking At More Robust Swimming Requirements

Contrary to popular belief, U.S. Marine Corps recruits need only basic swim skills to pass the qualification for entry-level training, leaving many would-be Marines lacking more robust aquatic survival skills.

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Former Bridgeport Coach Sentenced To 2 Years Probation

A former University of Bridgeport swim coach has had a one-year jail sentence suspended, taking two years of probation after…

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New PSS Event Order Announced; Stroke 50s To Be Consecutive Heats

With event details started to appear on USA Swimming’s website, the specifics of this year’s changes to the Pro Swim…

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Appeals Court Rejects Suit From Formerly Banned Swim Coach

This week, a U.S. Court of Appeals upheld a previous judge’s decision to dismiss a defamation lawsuit filed by a formerly-banned swim coach seeking damages from USA Swimming.

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Dana Vollmer Announces Return to Competition After 2nd Child

5-time Olympic gold medalist and former 100 meter fly World Record holder Dana Vollmer has announced that next week’s Pro Swim Series stop in Austin, Texas will be her official return-to-competition meet.

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