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Pool and Meet Records Falling Left and Right in H-Y-P Tri Meet

Kiphuth Exhibition Pool records were rewritten in seven of ten events on Day One of the classic H-Y-P rivalry.

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USC Women Roll #1-Ranked Cal at Home by 61 Points

USC’s Kendyl Stewart was in top form on Friday, as were most of her teammates as the Trojans looked strong against the top-ranked Cal women.

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Michigan women lead by 4 at Ohio State with one day remaining, Buckeye men beat WVU, await Wolverine men tomorrow

Ohio State started strong, but the Wolverines battled back to take a 4-point lead into Saturday. Meanwhile, the Buckeye men beat up on West Virginia as they prepare for a battle with the Wolverines tomorrow.

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Tough Vrooman double powers Indiana to wins over Louisville

Lindsay Vrooman went back-to-back to open the meet, winning the 1000 free and 200 free to set the tone for Indiana’s wins. Eric Ress won three on the men’s side to overcome Louisville’s sprint dominance.

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Texas Men Dominating Arizona Early; Arizona Women’s Swimmers Fast, But Texas Divers Soaring

Arizona’s Bonnie Brandon already has two individual event wins after the first day of competition against Texas.

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Lee wins 3 in Stanford victory at UCLA, Quah tops DiRado and Neal in races for Bruins

Felicia Lee won three for Stanford and Ting Quah won three for UCLA, but the Cardinal’s depth was too much to overcome as they won 180-120.

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Shaw Centre In Saskatoon Receives Major Upgrades

Of the $650,000 budget $475,000 are going towards upgrading the heating and ventilation system whereas the remaining sum will be used to add a new 70 ton chiller to the venue.

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Bob Bowman, NBAC Staff To Live-Tweet Saturday Morning’s Practice

See inside a practice of Bob Bowman (left) and the NBAC high performance training group.

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Open Water Swimming – Get out there

Here’s a cool video that shows that open water swimming is also a great adventure sport.  Swedish film producers Angaloppet…

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SwimSwam’s The Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 1/29/2014

Presenting the week’s Daring Dozen: Max Hardt, 11, Aquastar: 50y free (25.19) – Hardt won the boys’ 11-12 50/100/200 free,…

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Evan White’s 5 National Age Group Records From Thunderbolt International Won’t Be Ratified

Swimming Canada has not ratified Evan White’s National Age Group Records.

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Tickets on Sale for 2014 U.S. Nationals and World Championship Trials

Irvine, California will host the 2014 USA Swimming National Championships, and tickets are now on sale – at a small discount from the price’s for last year’s meet.

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Hosszu overcomes food poisoning to win three in France, Stravius wins twice for home crowd

Hosszu’s coach and husband said she was up the night before dealing with food poisoning, but Hosszu still won three races on the first day of competition in Nice, France.

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Bergen Swim Festival 2014 Will be Last in Short Course; European Stars Heavily Committed

Rikke Moeller-Pedersen, who is the second-fastest 200 breaststroker in textile in a 25m pool, will race at the Norwegian-based meet.

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USA Swimming Spent $77,627.20 on Lobbying Against SB 131 in 2013

Also in California records is that USA Table Tennis authorized the same lobbying firm to oppose SB 131.

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