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King Aquatic Club Boys Break National Age Group Record Set By Piersol; Cavic

The King Aquatic Club’s 15-16 boys broke a National Age Group Record that was quite old, and quite historic, on Friday. (Photo: Mark Moffatt/King Aquatic Club)

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SwimSwam Pick ‘Em Contest Has Arrived! Sponsored by SwimSwam Swag and Swimoutlet.com

Who’s excited?? It’s time for the 2013 FINA World Championships Pick ‘Em Contest, with SWIM SWAM SWAG to give out! (Photo: Janna Schulze/SwimSwam.com)

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King Aquatic Club 17-18 Girls Break National Age Group Record

Lead off by a phenomenal backstroke leg from Hannah Weiss, the 17-18 girls from the King Aquatic Club broke a National Age Group Record on Friday night in Seattle. (Photo Courtesy: Mark Moffatt/King Aquatic Club)

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FINA To Use 10 Lanes in Prelims at World Championships

FINA will use all 10 lanes in preliminary rounds at the FINA World Championships. (Photo of the Palau Sant Jordi Courtesy: Elvis Burrows)

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Gotcha! Pellegrini Out of 100 Back, Into 200 Free for Worlds

Federica Pellegrini has had a last-minute change of heart, and will swim the 200 free afterall. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Japan Gives Kitajima Reprieve; Will Swim 100 Breaststroke

Kosuke Kitajima got a pass into the individual 100 breaststroke for this week’s World Championships (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Start Lists Released (Finally) for 2013 World Championships

Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu will swim 6 individual events in Barcelona. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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All The Links and Info You Need for the 2013 FINA World Swimming Championships

JEAH – A full list of how to follow every bit of the 2013 World Championships. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Rub-a-Dub-Dub-Two-Men-In-a-Tub, Adrain & Dwyer: Pre Worlds Photo Vault Part 2

Rub-a-dub-dub, two-sprinters-in-the-tub! Nathan Adrian & Conor Dwyer chill, pre 2013 FINA World Championships. (Thanks to Jess for finding these images web-wide!)

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Don’t hit me: Contact in Open Water Swimming

Contact in open water swimming is expected. Officials, coaches and athletes each have a role in managing the degree of contact to ensure fairness and excitement remain a cornerstone of open water swimming. (file photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

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Mens 200m: Late Entry Agnel Head and Shoulders Above a Depleted Field

The men’s 200m freestyle World Championships Preview. (Photo Credit: TIm Binning, TheSwimPictures)

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Brunemann; Studzinski Win World Cup 10K in Roberval, Canada

Emily Brunemann continues to be perseverant, taking advantage of an opportunity to get more open water practice in at Lake Roberval in Canada. (File Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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2013 Team USA Pre World Championships Photo Vault

Ricky Berens’ back and evidence of an octopus attack? (Images courtesy of the 2013 US Worlds Team and Jess, our faithful web curator!)

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FINA General Congress Elects New Bureau; One New VP Elected

FINA President Julio Maglione was reelected unopposed for another term, but there was one major spot overturned at the top of the…

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