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Joe Goes Bonk-ers at YMCA Nationals

After a morning of madness at Georgia Tech, things settled down in the finals session on day 4 of the…

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15 Swimmers to Stand as Olympic Flag Bearers

Austria’s Markus Rogan is one of 15 swimmers who will be Olympic flag-bearers. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Missy Franklin: She Could Have Been Canadian

Missy, Ehh? (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Attorney Denies USA Swimming’s Timeline on Rick Curl

Robert Allard, the attorney for Kelley Currin, is denying recent claims made by USA Swimming about the happenings when she…

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LA Times: Franklin Has No Plans to Visit Stanford

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Missy Franklin has said that three of her college visits are locked in,…

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The Value of Missing the Olympic Team

Garrett Weber-Gale is one athlete who is making the most of his disappointment from Trials (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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British; American Swimmers to Sit Out Opening Ceremonies

Missy Franklin confirmed today that she wouldn’t be walking in the opening ceremonies to rest for her swims on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Dear Katrina shares Opening Ceremonies experience

Dear Katrina, What is it like to walk out into the Olympic stadium for the Opening Ceremonies? One of my…

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Picks: American 1-2 Punch is Unbeatable in Women’s 800 Relay

If Missy is as good as she was in 2011, the Americans have a strong 1-2 punch (Photo Courtesy: Mike Lewis/OlaVistaPhotography.com)

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Alshammar Suffers Pinched Nerve; May Be Out of Olympics

Sweden’s Therese Alshammar, who is on path to her fifth Olympics, may be stalled at four, according to comments made…

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USA Water Polo Fights for Gold at London Olympics

2012 London Olympic Water Polo Schedule 2012 London Olympic Water Polo Schedule  via FINA SwimOutlet.com has the widest selection of Water…

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Morning Roundup: Dunford to Carry the Flag; Madness at Y Nats; ’48 Olympian Passes

One of the pioneering brothers Dunford has been given a very high honor by his native country (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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USA Swimming: “Ms. Currin’s First Lawyer Agreed with the Approach”

In light of the latest accusations of Kelley Currin and her lawyer, Robert Allard, USA Swimming has shared its own…

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Dave and Gary Discuss the Sport’s Greatest, Kind Of

David: Coming in at number five: Shirley Babashoff. Queen Shali Baba was as good as they come, and one of the few people I can think of where saying “she went postal” means she went on to have a great job with benefits.

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Rick Curl Accuser Currin Speaks Out

Currin says that “USA Swimming has known about Rick Curl and his admission for several months now…”

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