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Annie Fittin to Represent Maryland in 50 Free A-Final at Winter Nationals

The French came out hot in the first session of the 2011 USA Swimming Winter National Championships, held in Atlanta,…

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In Briefs: Missy Franklin to Skip Day 1 of Winter Nationals

On Day 1 of Winter Nationals, young Missy Franklin won’t be swimming her 50 free and 200 IM, which might…

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Ed Moses "Against the Tide" Documentary Completed

Hot off the presses, at long last the Ed Moses-Against The Tide documentary is complete! A Moses documentary has been in the works…

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Virus to Keep Youth Star Katie Ledecky Out of Winter Nationals

Young Superstar Katie Ledecky is out for this weekend’s USA Swimming National Championships after contracting a viral illness a few…

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10 Story Lines, Odds and Ends for 2011 Winter Nationals

The USA Swimming Winter National Championships, held in Atlanta at the Georgia Tech Aquatics Center, are upon us (beginning on…

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Psych Sheets Posted for Winter Nationals

Psych sheets have been posted for the 2011 Winter National Championships in Atlanta, Georgia that will take place December 1st…

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Brunelli, Leverenz Late Additions to US Duel in the Pool Roster

USA Swimming has made two late additions to their 2011 Duel in the Pool roster with the additions of men’s…

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Coed State Championship Meet in Massachusetts Causing Ire in Swimming Community

High School swimming in Massachusetts has gotten itself into quite a mess. Thanks to state laws and policies, when a…

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Connecticut Swim Coach Receives Minimum Sentence for Child Pornography Charge

David Tremblay, the former swim coach of West Haven High School in Connecticut, has been sentenced to 10 years in…

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Phelps Caps 5-for-5 Meet, Missy Takes Two in Herculean Final Session

The final night of the 2011 Minneapolis Grand Prix featured some really hot-and-cold racing. Namely, some of the races were…

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Katie Ledecky Breaks National Age Group Records in 500, 1000 Freestyles

14-year old Katie Ledecky of the Curl Burke Swim Club is on fire at this weekend’s National Age Group Challenge…

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Phelps on Phire with Two More Titles in Minneapolis

Michael Phelps pulled another double on day 2 of the 2011 Minneapolis Grand Prix, which continues to show the great…

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Minneapolis Night 1: Hansen Wins Again, Sims Kicks of Post Grad Career With 100 Fly Victory

On night one of the Minneapolis Grand Prix, there was a ton of great racing. The field for this meet…

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Pro Dual 1 to Feature Live Music, Dance Team

As if 14 National Team members and 16 Olympians weren’t enough to get your competitive juices going ahead of Pro…

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Europeans Reluctant to Join Duel in the Pool Fray

Earlier today, in their press release announcing the 2011 American Duel in the Pool lineup, it was hinted that swimmers…

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