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Missy Franklin Nominated for 2013 Sportswoman of the Year Award

Missy Franklin has been nominated for the 2013 Sportswoman of the Year Award, which recognizes female athletes for their outstanding athletic accomplishments over the past year. (Image Courtesy of FINA)

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Dynamo’s Rich Murphy Hired as New Head Coach at University of Houston

The University of Houston has hired Rich Murphy as their new head coach. (Stock Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Canadian Swim Stars wrap up World Cup season

Katerine Savard of Pont-Rouge, Que., won three medals and set a new Canadian record of 56.35 in women’s 100-metre butterfly. (Photo Courtesy Swimming Canada/Ian MacNicol)

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2013 World Championships Video Highlights – FINA Thanks You

Cameron van der Burgh, 50 breaststroke World Champion, is one of the many stars in this gorgeous super slow motion highlights video. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig, victorpuig.com)

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Five World Records Fall on the First Night of IPC World Championships

The first day at the 2013 IPC World Championships in Montreal, Canada was an eventful one. In the preliminaries the…

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Okimoto Breaks Brazilian Record on Day 1 of Jose Finkel By Over 5 Seconds

Brazil’s Poliana Okimoto crushed the National Record in the women’s 1500 free on Monday after not swimming the race at Worlds. (Photo: Satiro Sodre/SSPresse)

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Kevin Tyrrell Promoted to Head Coach of Harvard Men for 2013-2014 Season

Harvard’s Griffin Schumacher (black cap) is one of a huge core of underclassmen who will come back next season. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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SwimMAC Carolina Gets Three More NCAA Stars for Its TeamElite

Three former NCAA All-Americans, including a pair of NCAA Champions, will head to SwimMAC Carolina to join their post-grad Team Elite training group. (Photo of Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Penn State Names Tim Murphy, From Harvard, As New Head Coach

Penn State All-American Nate Savoy (white jacket) will have a new head coach for his junior and senior seasons at Penn State. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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The Davie Nadadores Are Taking Eight To Dubai For The Junior World Championships

The Davie Nadadores will be taking eight swimmers to the FINA Junior World Championships in Dubai at the end of the month, representing six different countries.

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Iowa Hawkeyes Release 2013-14 Swimming Schedule

“We’re really excited about the 2013-14 schedule,” said UI head swim coach Marc Long. “We’ve lined up one of the toughest schedules in the country, and we’re excited to put ourselves up against the best this season.” (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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Grimaldi & Lurz #1 – Team USA Women super strong in Megantic World Cup

Germany’s Thomas Lurz is ripping up the the 2013 open water swimming action. (file photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

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Louisville Schedule to Host First “American Athletic Conference” Championship Meet

Louisville’s Ralph R. Wright will host the AAC Championship for the first, and only, time in 2014. (Photo: Circle Design Group, Inc.)

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Victoria Arlen Releases Statement; Father Writes Letter

Victoria Arlen, the swimmer who has been banned from the IPC World Championships this week, has released a statement on…

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