Shark Riders Director’s Cut

Via Youtube: Shot 100% on the new Dive Housing & HD HERO2® camera from The Director’s Cut dives deeper into…

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Spain Sending 20 in Host Contingent for 2013 World Championships

After coming in a bit stingy with their Olympic roster in 2012, where only 13 swimmers made the trip to London,…

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Close to 900 swimmers competing at Canadian Masters Nationals

From May 17th-20th the Nepean Master Swim Club in co-operation with the Nepean Kanata Barracudas Age Group Swim Club will…

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Silva Fails to Qualify to Defend 50 Breast World Title

Now new qualifiers on day 1 of the Brazilian Senior and Junior Championships, which means no World Title defense for Felipe Silva. (Photo: Tim Binning/

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Top-20 Recruit in Class of 2012 Reid Elliott Transferring to Arizona

The 3rd-place men from the University of Arizona have added another significant transfer for the 2013-2014 season. (Photo: Tim Binning/

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“Recommendation” Puts UNC Wilmington Swim Programs on Chopping Block

The men’s and women’s swimming programs at UNC Wilmington could be cut…


Washington High School to Require Swimming Lessons

A Washington High School has made a big move toward safer pools by requiring swimming education for all incoming freshmen. (Photo: Janna Schulze)


Missy Franklin Celebrates Birthday with Prince Harry

“While the swimming community rallied around the Charlotte Ultraswim, CIF and U.S. Masters Nationals, Olympic swim star Missy Franklin celebrated her 18th birthday with Prince Harry.”

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International Swimming Hall of Fame Could Move to California

The International Swimming Hall of Fame, currently located in the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Complex (shown here), could be venturing West…


Sweden Names World Championships, World University Games Teams

Texas A&M’s Henrik Lindau was named to the World University Games roster by the Swedes this week. (Photo: Janna Schulze)

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Drew teDuits Rising Backstroke Star, Video Interview

(Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)


2013 USMS Spring Nationals, Day Four Coverage

2013 USMS Spring Nationals Photo Credit: Peter Bick


May 15th, 2013 is the 2nd Annual International Water Safety Day

When Nate Tschol, one of the visionaries behind International Water Safety Day, approached me last year to gain SwimSwam’s support…

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Bruno Fratus Recovering from shoulder surgery

Brazilian sprint freestyler Bruno Fratus under went surgery on Sunday to repair ligament damage in the gleno humeral capsule on…

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