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Mississippi State Champ Jack Zhu is Headed to Alabama

Mississippi Makos Swim Team’s Jack Zhu will swim for Alabama in the class of 2023.

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After Disappointing Championship, Spain Removes Technical Director of Swimming Albert Tubella

Mireia Belmonte’s coach Fred Vergnoux will take over National Team duties until the end of the season.

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Stanford Men’s Coach Ted Knapp Steps Down After 35 Years

Knapp graduated from Stanford in 1981 and joined the staff as a volunteer assistant in 1984.

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Commonwealth Relay Medalist Nick Grainger Is M.I.A. From British C’ships

On the eve of the 2019 British Swimming Championships, the primary competition to determine the World Championships squad, a big name is missing from the start lists. That name is Nick Grainger. 

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Gabriel Castaño Breaks Mexican Record in 50 Free by Over 4-Tenths

Jorge Iga (above) and Gabriel Castaño each broke Mexican National Records at the Arena Grand Prix this weekend in Tijuana.

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10 Oldest Remaining U.S. NAG Records

Since our last look at the records back in July of 2015, only 2 of the 10 oldest NAG records have been broken, but there’s a fresh class of contenders hungry to get their names in the history books.

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Dean Farris Earns Swim Star Status: GMM Presented by SwimOutlet.com

Harvard’s Dean Farris had the meet every SwimSwam commenter has dreamed about at the NCAA Championships. So, how fast will he swim this summer?

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Top 30 Quotes From the Richmond Pro Swim (Video)

Hear what the top athletes had to say in Richmond at the conclusion of the 3rd Pro Swim Series

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Sailfish Aquatics and NOMAD Aquatics in North Carolina Announce Merger

Sailfish Aquatics will emerge as the team’s combined brand after the merger.

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Champion’s Mojo: Mel Stewart Talks Dean Farris, Internet Reach on Podcast

Champion’s Mojo podcast welcomes Gold Medal Mel Stewart to discuss swimming media and how successful habits net results.

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LSU’s Smith, Zimmer Nominated for McWhorter Scholar-Athlete Post-Graduate Scholarship

Thomas Smith and Kate Zimmer of the LSU swimming and diving program have been nominated for the H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar-Athlete Post-Graduate Scholarship by LSU.

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DiRado, Jaeger Win Richmond SwimSquads, But Adams Still Leads

Maya DiRado’s DiradSquad edged Connor Jaeger’s Jaeg-Train by half a point in Richmond, but it’s Cammile Adams and the Adams Family who continue to lead the 2019 SwimSquad Battles.

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Enzo Martinez Breaks Uruguayan Record in Men’s 50 Free

Swimming in a time trial at the Richmond Pro Swim Series meet in Richmond, Virginia, 24-year old Enzo Martinez of the…

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Katharine Berkoff on PSS Swims: “Definitely not expecting to go what I went” (Video)

NC State recruit Katharine Berkoff, who finished in second with a 59.83, swam the 8th-fastest time in the world this year.

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British National Record Holder Imogen Clark Withdraws From 50 Breast

In an event-impacting turn of events, British national record holder Imogen Clark has announced she is withdrawing from the women’s 50m breaststroke event due to injury.

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