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Vitaliy Khudyakov Completes Record Breaking 56km Swim in Lake Issyk-Kul

Kazakhstan’s Vitaliy Khudyakov has become the first person to complete a 56 km swim in lake Issyk-Kul in Kyrgyzstan, finishing in just over 13 hours.

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Kregor Zirk Swims 3:53 400/1:49.5 200 Free at Estonian Championships

The swims for Zirk come roughly one month after he broke his own Estonian Record in the 800 free.

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Fike Swim Signs Drew Loy

Drew Loy, the newest Fike Swim ambassador, is a former Ohio State University standout who recently moved to Gainesville to train with Gregg Troy’s pro group.

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SwimSwam Pulse: 55% Favor Indianapolis Over Omaha As 2024 Olympic Trials Host

Indianapolis (54.9%) strongly outpaced Omaha (31.5%) in our poll on the three known bidders to host the 2024 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials.

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Nyls Korstanje Lowers Own 50 Fly Dutch National Record

In his first meet since arriving as his decision to return to the Netherlands, Nyls Korstanje ripped a new Dutch national record in the men’s 50m fly.

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Rapsys Wraps Up 100 Fly Victory At Lithuanian Sprint Cup

Although originally entered in only the 200m free event at the Lithuanian Sprint Cup, Danas Rapsys raced the 100 fly as well.

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Mewen Tomac Hits 2nd French Age Record In As Many Days – 53.29 100 Back

While competing on day 2 of the 2020 Sette Colli Trophy, 18-year-old Mewen Tomac of France put up the fastest 100m backstroke of his life….by a lot.

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Giulia Salin Breaks Quadarella’s Italian Junior Record in 800 Free

Junior Giulia Salin (above) and veteran Martina Caramignoli are catching fire as the Italian women’s distance group becomes as formidable as its men’s.

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Turkish IMer Utku Kurtdere Hands FSU Second 2026 Verbal

Kurtdere joins Slovenian freestyler Jaka Pusnik, who announced his verbal commitment to the FSU class of 2026 on Instagram in July.

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WR Holder Anton Chupkov: “Everything Has Already Fallen Into Place”

Russian world champion and world record holder Anton Chupkov is on the prowl, ready to race in his home nation this October.

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SwimSwam Podcast: Brooks Curry on Growing into SEC Champion, NCAA Contender

Curry recently swam at the Dynamo intrasquad. Dynamo is Curry’s home club team and where he’s been training during quarantine.

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Cody Miller Unveils New Backyard Training Pool in New Vlog

Cody Miller released a new vlog this morning on his YouTube channel after a month-long hiatus.

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Yoga for Masters Swimmers – Working with Your Range of Motion

Yoga is an incredible and accessible way for masters swimmers to address their mobility through the practice of mindful movement

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Birmingham 2022 Switches To Multi-Location Athletes Village

In light of the coronavirus pandemic’s financial & economic impact, 2022 Commonwealth Games organizers have revised the athlete village plans for Birmingham.

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Storied Ponds Forge Int’l Sports Center To Remain Closed

In a big blow to British swimming, storied facility Ponds Forge International Sports Centre will remain closed indefinitely.

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