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Hansen Has Best 200 Breast Swim of Return on Final Night of Winter Nationals

Women’s 200 Breast The women’s 200 breaststroke was the highlight swim of the night, though not because of it’s competitive…

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Natalie Coughlin Rocks Georgia Invite Prelims

American superstar Natalie Coughlin opted out of the USA Swimming National Championships in Atlanta this weekend, but strangely chose to race…

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Incarnate Word’s Thiago Parravicini Breaks Division 2 Record in 200 Breast

While Arizona’s Kevin Cordes was breaking National Age Group records in the prelims session of the Texas Invite on Friday,…

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Soni Drops 1:05 in 100 Breaststroke to Claim World's Top-8 Times

Night 2 is in the books at the USA Swimming Winter Nationals, and though there were strong swims, the 2nd…

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Kevin Cordes Smashes 17-18 National Age Group Record

As we reported earlier today, Arizona freshman Kevin Cordes swam one of the all-time great 100 yard breaststrokes when he went…

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Italian National Swimmer Catalano Suspended for Positive Drug Test

FINA has announced a drug-test suspension against Italian swimmer Enrico Catalano for a positive test for THC metabolites (which is indicative of marijuana…

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Liz Pelton Breaks National Age Group Record in 200 IM

On the women’s side, 17-18 National Age Group Records have gotten to a ridiculous level. There have been so many…

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Leverenz Moves to 10th on All-Time List in 200 IM at 2011 Winter Nationals

Tonight was the first evening, of three, at the 2011 USA Swimming Winter Long Course National Championships, and things were…

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Annie Fittin to Represent Maryland in 50 Free A-Final at Winter Nationals

The French came out hot in the first session of the 2011 USA Swimming Winter National Championships, held in Atlanta,…

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In Briefs: Missy Franklin to Skip Day 1 of Winter Nationals

On Day 1 of Winter Nationals, young Missy Franklin won’t be swimming her 50 free and 200 IM, which might…

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Ed Moses "Against the Tide" Documentary Completed

Hot off the presses, at long last the Ed Moses-Against The Tide documentary is complete! A Moses documentary has been in the works…

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Pellegrini, Magnini Headline Italian European SC Champs Squad

The Italians will be sending a large, and largely complete, squad to the 2011 European Short Course Championships from December…

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Virus to Keep Youth Star Katie Ledecky Out of Winter Nationals

Young Superstar Katie Ledecky is out for this weekend’s USA Swimming National Championships after contracting a viral illness a few…

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10 Story Lines, Odds and Ends for 2011 Winter Nationals

The USA Swimming Winter National Championships, held in Atlanta at the Georgia Tech Aquatics Center, are upon us (beginning on…

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Cochrane, McCabe Win Canadian Swimmers of the Year Awards

Tonight in Toronto, Swimming Canada hosted their Big Splash Awards, the annual ceremony that honors the best in Canadian Swimming…

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