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The Best Swim Dad of All Time

“My dad is better than your dad” has instigated playground fights since Woolly Mammoths roamed playscapes. By calling my dad “the best swim dad of all time,” I don’t mean to pick a fight: I am simply celebrating my own father with a superlative.

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Wingate Names Katie Pheil Assistant Men’s and Women’s Swimming Coach

Wingate University vice-president and director of athletics Steve Poston and head men’s and women’s swimming coach Kirk Sanocki announce the hiring of Katie Pheil (’15) as assistant men’s and women’s swimming coach.

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Simone Manuel: I’m not used to the 50 (Video Interview)

Swimming against a veteran field loaded with international experience, 18-year-old American Simone Manuel came up big in the women’s 50 free

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Phelps shares secret to success in 200 fly (Video Interview)

Today’s 200 fly for Michael Phelps was a night-and-day difference from his performance at Charlotte just a month ago

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Mental Health for Athletes: 4 Steps to Letting Someone Know You Are Struggling

How do you let others know that you are struggling and need help?

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Nathan Adrian: It’s all about execution (Video Interview)

Nathan Adrian topped a tough field of 50 freestylers and cracked 22 in one fell swoop to win the men’s splash and dash

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135 Swim Jobs You Might Love

Want a job in swimming? Here are 135 Swim Jobs you might love.

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5 Big Things from Day 3 at the 2015 Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara

A Michael Phelps return to the 200 fly on the international level is looking less and less crazy with each passing swim. That and more in tonight’s “5 Big Things.”

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Farida Osman Breaks African Continental Record in 50 Fly at Arena Pro Swim Santa Clara

Egypt’s Farida Osman has broken the African Record in the 50 fly for the third time.

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Day 3 – Arena Pro Swim Santa Clara Photo Vault

Fast, fun and sun.  The action continues up in northern California at the Arena Pro Swim Santa Clara.  Moving up…

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2015 Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara: Hosszu doubles up wins on day 3

Katinka Hosszu won the 200 fly and 100 back on day 3, and added a fourth-place finish in the 400 free to a busy, but lucrative day in Santa Clara.

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Teenager Rescued from Shallow Water Blackout at Swim Practice in SF Bay Area

A 17-year-old was rescued at swim practice after nearly drowning from shallow water blackout.

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Irvine Novaquatics Boys Break 10&U 200M Free Relay NAG Record

Irvine NOVA’s Humberto Najera, Joey Chang, Joel Hernandez, and Mitchell Schott broke the boys 10&U national age group record in the 200m freestyle relay with 2:01.35

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2015 Arena Pro Swim Series Santa Clara: Saturday PM Heat Sheets-Boyle Scratches, Clark Smith Drops 2Fly

Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu is scheduled to swim in three finals on Day Three of 2015 Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara.

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Arena Pro Swim Santa Clara Day 3 Prelims Photo Vault

We’ve got more to share from our photographer Mike Lewis who’s on the job in Santa Clara making some great…

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