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Ronald Dalmacio Smashes All 3 11-12 Backstroke NAG Records

At the 2017 Rose Bowl Aquatics Long Course Meet last weekend, 12-year-old phenom Ronald Dalmacio scorched all 3 of the long course 11-12 backstroke National Age Group Records

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Tyler McGill Inducted into New York Athletic Club Hall of Fame

McGill, a 2012 Olympic gold medalist, was one of the top American butterfliers on the international stage from 2009-2012.

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Dalmacio Scares Andrew NAG, Becomes 2nd Fastest 11-12 50 Freestyler

In the 50 free, Dalmacio moved up to #2 all time in the 11-12 age group, surpassing Rafael Gu (25.31), after setting a personal best 25.24.

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Oslin, McKee, Scott Named Alabama Most Outstanding Swimmers

Alabama’s Connor Oslin was one of a trio of swimmers to win the Most Outstanding Swimmer Award at the Crimson Tide’s annual banquet.

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NFHS Confirms Proposed Rule Changes for 2017-2018

We reported in late March that the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) had proposed rule changes for…

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Cal Women Announce 2016-2017 Team Award Winners

Kathleen Baker took home the 2016-2017 Cal Women’s MVP Award.

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USA Swimming Names Mike Unger As Interim Executive Director

USA Swimming has named Mike Unger its interim Executive Director to replace the recently-deceased Chuck Wielgus.

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USA Swimming CEO Chuck Wielgus Dies at 67

USA Swimming Executive Director Chuck Wielgus has died after complications from colon cancer, with which he has battled in multiple…

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USA Diving Sets Synchronized Diving Teams for Budapest

Steele Johnson, Kassidy Cook, and Tarrin Gilliland were among divers who qualified for world championships slots at the USA Diving Synchronized National Championships this month.

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Mesa Roundup: Links, Recaps, Videos, Prize Money and More

Chase Kalisz had an outstanding meet in Mesa, scoring lifetime bests in both the 200 fly and 200 IM.

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What Happens When NCAA Programs Combine Genders?

The Ohio State Buckeyes announced that their men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams would be combining beginning in the…

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Park Tae Hwan Targets Arena Pro Swim Atlanta For Worlds Qualification

Korean freestyle specialist Park Tae Hwan is set to compete at the Arena Pro Swim Series in Atlanta next month, using the competition as his World Championships qualifying meet.

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12-Year-Old Ronald Dalmacio Becomes Youngest to Break 1:00 in LCM 100 Back

At 12 years of age, Dalmacio became the youngest swimmer to ever break 1:00 in the long course 100 meter back, taking down the 11-12 National Age Group Record with a blistering 59.98.

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Iowa City and Knoxville Set to Host 2017 Winter Junior Championships

The 2017 Winter Junior Championships – East and Winter Junior Championships – West are set to be hosted by Iowa City, Iowa and Knoxville, Tennessee, respectively, in December 2017.

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Coleman’s Carpool: The coolest kids on deck at Mesa Pro Swim (Video)

When I met Cameron, Tanner, and Kyle, I knew I had found the kids that had a shared level of swim geek with me

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