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Andrew Seliskar is in the Olympic hunt after his swims at the Charlotte Grand Prix

After Seliskar’s 4:19 in the 400 IM and 1:57 in the 200 fly, exceptional in-season times, he’s a swimmer to watch as we near the 2016 US Olympic Trials.

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Connor Jaeger likes yoga, sort of (Video Interview)

Jaeger wins the 400 free at the Charlotte Grand Prix and discusses his desire to be a yogi.

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Micah Lawrence takes control of 200 Breast in the US

Micah Lawrence made it look easy, pulling away from the field to win the women’s 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:24.68 at the 2014 Arena Grand Prix in Charlotte.

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Idaho Swimming & Diving adds 12 for 2014-2015 season

Twelve swimmers and divers from across the country as well as Australia have signed letters-of-intent to compete for the University of Idaho Swimming and Diving team.

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WADA adds Xenon, Argon gases to banned substance list

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) officially added Xenon to its list of banned substances this weekend, brought on by growing concern about the gas’s use as a performance enhancer in sports.

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Alexandrov aims for 2016 US Olympic Swimming Trials (Video Interview)

Alexandrov won both the 100 and 200 breast at the 2014 Arena Grand Prix in Charlotte.

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Matheus Santana knocks Cielo, Chierighini off record books at short course Sao Paolo State Champs

Matheus Santana has been on a record-breaking tear as of late, and over the weekend he erased two storied Brazilian names from the Sao Paolo state record book.

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Two national breaststroke records go down on the final day of Argentinian Championships

On the final day of the Argentinian Championships this weekend, both genders managed to knock down national records in the breaststroke races.

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Cesar Cielo exclusive 2016 Olympic Q&A Preview courtesy of Adidas (Video)

Video is courtesy of Adidas, a SwimSwam partner. We reached out to our SwimSwam followers on social media for Cesar…

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Russia Sending Impressive 8 to Youth Olympic Games

At the 2010 Youth Olympic Games, the Russians had a solid performance with 9 total medals, including two golds. By…

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Vyatchanin will not miss World Championships, will have a country to represent by 2015 (Video Interview)

The country-less former Russian international has become one of the top three stories in the world as he decides what nation he will respresent for 2015 FINA World Championships and the 2016 Olympic Games.

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FINA Grants Japanese Broadcast Rights to TV Asahi Through 2019

FINA is pleased to announce the renewal of the agreement with TV Asahi for the broadcasting rights of FINA competitions in Japan.

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Consistent IM Training With The Postive Drive Fin

The FINIS Positive Drive Fin adds speed to dolphin and flutter motions, and it also allows the swimmer to generate power safely through the breaststroke kick.

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FINA Diving Grand Prix: 11 medals for China and Mexico in Guanajuato

The fifth stop of the FINA Diving Grand Prix 2014, held in Guanajuato (MEX) on May 15-18, was a show…

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FINA Intercontinental Tournament: USA Women Announces Roster

Eight of the best teams in international women’s water polo have arrived in Riverside, California for the 2014 FINA Intercontinental…

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