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SwimSwam Pulse: 47% Like ISL’s Experimental 800 Free Format

Almost half of voters considered the experimental 800 free a “great addition” to the ISL’s event lineup, with 31% worrying about the complexity of scoring.

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2-Time Brazilian Olympian Graciele Herrmann Returns to Pool to Rep Paraguay

After a 2-year retirement, the Brazilian and South American Record holder Graciele Herrmann is back in training to represent Paraguay at the 2024 Games.

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Spike In COVID-19 Cases In Atlantic Canada Yields Cancellation Of AUS Season

The Atlantic University Sports (AUS) conference of Canada has announced the cancellation of the remainder of their 2020 / 2021 sporting season.

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SSPC: Maggie Macneil on Converting Short Course Success to a LCM World Title

Macneil walks through managing nerves, observing her role models, and how she converted her short course success into the 50m pool.

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See 2511 New Swim Jobs You Might Love

If you don’t like the career you’re in, you might want to work in the swimming community and be a part of our swimming family! Go here to see 2911 Swim Jobs.

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Read Olympian Katie Hoff’s Prologue to her New Book “Blueprint”

“Blueprint” is a candid account of the extraordinary life and athletic journey of one of America’s greatest athletes and a champion in every way…

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Fort Walton Beach Swimmer Colby Orcutt Named National HS Heisman Finalist

Colby Orcutt, whose older brother Daniel won the High School Heisman in 2016, has been named one of 12 finalists for the 2020 award.

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Memory Lane: Photos & Articles From NCAA Swimmers Now In ISL

What a difference several years and thousands of laps can make as we compare present-day ISL swimmers to their younger selves.

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SSPC: Olivia Smoliga Breaks Down Training, Racing in the ISL Bubble

We sat down with 14-time World Champion and ISL Champion, Olivia Smoliga to get the inside scoop into the Cali Condor secret sauce

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Ultra Swim Swimmer of the Month: Caeleb Dressel, Cali Condors

Caeleb Dressel broke four world records in the month of November, including three in the ISL finale, leading his Cali Condors to the league title.

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Competitor Coach of the Month: Jack Bauerle, Georgia

The Georgia Bulldogs had great showings at their fall invitational, while several Georgia-based pros stood out in the ISL taking place in Hungary.

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4-Time Wisconsin State Champion Av Osero Will Dive at Minnesota, Not Iowa

Av Osero, who won 4 consecutive Wisconsin High School State Titles, has announced that she’ll be a Golden Gopher after Iowa cut their program.

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Diego Nosack Drops 1:47.15 200 Yard Fly At THSC Intrasquad

Diego Nosack highlighted the THSC intrasquad with multiple best times alongside his brother and other standout swimmers from the Beaverton U.S. Open.

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Sydney Pickrem Joining HPC – Ontario In Run Up To 2021 Olympic Trials

Coming off a standout ISL season, Pickrem heads to Toronto to join the elite training group that includes Olympic medalists Penny Oleksiak and Taylor Ruck.

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Australians’ Patron Pays Athletes Directly In Order To Follow The Money

From Leigh Russell, “I think the sentiment was that she wanted to ensure that every single dollar went straight to athlete support.”

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