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Psych Sheets Released for 2017 CIF Los Angeles City Section Champs

Palisades junior Dora Seggelke will look to defend her title in the 200 free as she and San Pedro sophomore Ema Kazaku return for a rematch after last season’s close finish.

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2017 CIF North Coast Section Psych Sheets Show Sancov in 200/500 FR

Highlighting the psych sheet on the men’s side is Northgate junior Alexei Sancov, an Olympian for Moldova, who will take on the middle distance free races.

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2017 CIF Central Section Psych Sheets Released

Clovis West sophomore Abby Samansky will be chasing the CIF Central Section Record in the 100 free.

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Liang, Zhao Headline 2017 CIF Central Coast Section Psych Sheets

Among the top competitors slated to compete is Stanford Commit Alex Liang, who will take on the 200 IM and 500 free.

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Gunn Boys, Palo Alto Girls Win SCVAL Varsity Titles

The Gunn boys and Palo Alto girls defended their SCVAL titles.

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NC State Grabs Another 2018-19 Verbal Commitment: STAR’s Maddie Smith

Madelaine (“Maddie”) Smith, a junior at Caldwell Academy who also swims for Star Aquatics, has made a verbal commitment to North Carolina State University for 2018-19.

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What Is The Best Streamline?

For years, at The Race Club, we have been teaching that with regard to the streamline position, Michael Phelps had it right.

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USA Swimming Adopts FINA Wetsuit Rules For Next Week’s OW Nationals

USA Swimming says they expect water temperatures in Castaic to be between 64.4 and 68 degrees Fahrenheit

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“Only in L.A.” – Where Swimming and Entertainment Intersect

Kevin Mann, head coach of 2016 CIF-SS Division I boys’ swimming and diving champions, Loyola High School.

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Video: Two Strokes, One Drill

Who would have thought that you could fix two strokes with just one drill.

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Citing ‘Unethical Behavior’, Barelli Takes On Maglione For FINA Pres

The FINA presidential election is set to take place on July 22nd in Budapest, where long-time incumbent Julio Maglione will face challenger Paolo Barelli.

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WATCH: Pavel Sankovich Goes 22.73 50 Free… Underwater

His time not only won the heat, but he actually beat Anthony Ervin, who just nine months ago won the Olympic gold in the 50 free.

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Coaches: How Do You Write Workouts?

As we reported a couple weeks ago here, to date there have been over 175,00 swimming workouts written by coaches all over the world using Commit Swimming.

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Blueseventy Swim of the Week: Santos & Brazil Leading In Speed

Brazil’s Maria Lenk Trophy wasn’t the world’s deepest world champ trials meet, nor the strongest overall. But in a very specific sense, it may have been the fastest.

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Australia Announces Roster of 19 For World University Games In Taipei

Leiston Pickett was among the 19 named to Australia’s World University Games team.

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