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USA Swimming Names 18 & Under World 100 List

Over 600 American junior swimmers recognized for 2019 performances.

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How To Build Underwater Power, Your 5th Stroke in Swimming

From the early advancements by Jesse Vassallo and David Berkoff, the importance of underwaters continues to expand as the single most technique for swimmers.

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Diving National Champion Qualifier Connor Watling Gives Verbal Commit to UNC

Connor Watling has committed to dive at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill beginning fall 2020. Watling will join the school’s class of 2024.

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Unretired Canadian Olympian Brent Hayden Possibly Eyeing Des Moines Return

Canadian Olympic medalist Brent Hayden is eyeing his return, possibly diving in at the Pro Swim Series in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Aaron Sequeira Breaks 3 Meet Records at Southwest Ohio HS Classic

The Southwest Ohio Classic, which held its 35th edition in 2020, is one of the fastest pre-state level high school meets in the country.

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Less is More: James Fike on Lifetime Bests at 38

James Fike: “I had to completely reset my mind and accept that, in fact, less is more. And that’s probably true at a far younger age than 38.”

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Nitro Looking To Build Third 50-Meter Pool In Austin, TX Area

Nitro Swimming is in the process of adding a third Olympic-sized swimming pool and complex to its program, with extra deck space to host larger meets.

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Chalmers Clocks World’s First Sub-48 100 Free Of 2020

Kyle Chalmers is staking his claim on the men’s 100m free early, topping the world rankings for 2020 with a solid 47.99 to kick-off his Tokyo run.

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Top 10 Performances from the 2020 FINA Champions Series

In case you missed it, check out the top 10 swims from the 2020 FINA Champions Series, which concluded in Beijing, China on Sunday. (pictured: Daiya Seto)

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Thomas Heilman Pops 51.27, Re-Breaks Boys 100 Fly 11-12 NAG at Winterfest 2020

12-year-old Thomas Heilman re-broke his own 11-12 NAG in the 100 yard fly, crushing prelims with a 51.27.

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Utah Handles Nevada and Washington State at Home

Utah had 3 double event winners on the day.

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Hosszu Matches Shenzhen Money In Beijing, Earns $86,000 For Champions Series

Katinka Hosszu earned $43,000 at both Champions Series events, leading all money earners at both meets and nabbing $86,000 for the series.

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Speedo Champion Series 100 Butterfly Champ Sofia Long Commits to Northeastern

Sprint butterfly and freestyle swimmer Sofia Long has committed to swim for the Northeastern University Huskies. Long will begin her college career fall 2020.

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UCSD’s Brockman, Onstott Lead Women’s NCAA Water Polo Week 1 Scorers

UC San Diego’s Maddie Brockman and Taylor Onstott led the individual scoring efforts, each logging a six-goal outing on collegiate women’s water polo Week 1.

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LEN Swimming Cup 2020 Kicks Off in Luxembourg with 100,000 Euros in Prize Money

Swedish Star Sarah Sjostrom is among the swimmers who will contend for 100,000 Euros in prizes at the 2020 LEN Swimming Cup.

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