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Ellen Walshe Becomes Ireland’s First-Ever Sub-Minute 100 Butterflier

Irish swimmer Ellen Walshe had never before been under a minute in the women’s 100m fly, but all that changed tonight at the Flanders Cup.

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Carson Foster Explains Why He’s Swimming Doubles at Meets Now (Video)

Carson Foster is swimming 2 events per day in Knoxville, a habit he has strayed away from in recent history but has now picked back up

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Hungarian Olympic Medalist Laszlo Cseh Races in Yards in South Florida

This is the 2nd-ever yards meet for the 6-time Olympic medalist, who is part of a group of Hungarian men who are in Florida this week.

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Freya Anderson Busts Out 1:56.06 200 Free For First Time Ever Under 1:57

Carrying her momentum from a 100m free gold on night 1 of the Flanders Cup, 18-year-old Freya Anderson produced the fastest 200m free swim of her life.

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Canadian Sydney Pickrem Hands Katinka Hosszu Rare Loss in 200 IM

Katinka Hosszu’s last lost in a 200 IM in any short course or long course meters meet came in April of 2017 – a span running 56 meets. Above: Sydney Pickrem.

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Annie Lazor on Racing after IU Holiday Training: “I feel over prepared” (Video)

After battling Emily Escobedo two lanes over during the first 150, it was Mission Viejo’s Annie Lazor who came out on top with a new pool record 2:23.06

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Freya Anderson Becomes 6th Fastest British 50 Freestyler Ever With Heat Swim

18-year-old Freya Anderson busted out the quickest 50m free of her career, taking the Flanders Cup top seed with her morning time of 25.06.

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Seliskar Scratches Remaining Events at PSS-Knoxville (Heat Sheets)

Seliskar (above) scratched his Sunday races, while Hali Flickinger and Alex Walsh both made noteworthy, but opposing, event choices.

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Barratt Racks Up One More Win To Close Out Western Aussie C’ships

Rockingham racer Holly Barratt closed out her Western Aussie Championships in style, taking the women’s 50m back in a time of 29.37.

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Yang Junxuan Becomes First Chinese Woman Ever Under 1:55 in 200 Freestyle

Yang Junxuan has set a new Chinese Record in the 200 Freestyle at the 2020 FINA Champions Series in Beijing, becoming the first chinese woman ever to do so.

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Chalmers Clocks Near-Personal Best 200 Fly Down Under

Kyle Chalmers doesn’t seem the 200m fly often, but when he does he makes the most of it. Tonight he logged a near-personal best in the grueling event.

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Notre Dame Grew as a “Family” in Naples (TRAINING TRIP VIDEO)

The Notre Dame men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams are a combined 4-1 in dual meets since their New Year’s training trip to Naples, Florida.

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Erika Brown Breaks Down 50 Free Best Time in 24.5 Seconds (Video)

Winning the 50 free in a new pool record and lifetime best was Tennessee senior Erika Brown at 24.57, who gives her commentary on the race in the same time

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MacNeil Scorches 51.0 100 Back, 48.1 100 Free as Michigan Tops Ohio State

MacNeil put together a winning triple as she touched first in the 100 free, 100 fly, and 100 back as Michigan defeated rival Ohio State.

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WATCH: Brown V. Manuel, Smith V. Grothe & More Day 3 PSS Knoxville Races

Watch epic races from Day 3 of the PSS Knoxville such as Flickinger V. Smith (200 fly), Brown V. Manuel (50 free), and Smith V. Grothe (400 free).

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