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NFHS Hall of Fame Coach Dave Barney Announces Retirement

Dave Barney, one of the most decorated coaches in high school swimming history, has officially announced his retirement from coaching at the age of 89.

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Polish Championships Day 5: Kozakiewicz Lowers 50 Breast NR Again With 27.11

Jan Kozakiewicz improved upon his newly minted Polish record in the 50 breast, bringing it from a 27.17 in the prelims to a 27.11 to win the final.

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Zhang Yufei Swims 55.73 in 100 Fly Final, Slots in as #6 All-Time Performance

23-year-old Zhang Yufei fired off a 55.73 in the 100m fly final at the Chinese OLY Trials, a time that ranks as the #6 performance of all time

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Richmond Spring Cup: Gemmell (16), Weinstein (14) Hit Wave II Cuts in 400 Free

With a sizzling 30.37 on the final 50, Gemmell was able to seal the deal, roaring into the finish in 4:12.94.

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Rachel Nicol Gives Perspective on Another Setback for Canadian Olympic Trials

Nicol describes the exhaustion with not only going through a pandemic and training for an Olympics, but also having their trials been pushed back twice now. 

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Joshua Brown Decommits from Villanova, Recommits to Notre Dame

Joshua Brown, who will represent Team USA at Junior World Open Water Championships, has changed his commitment from Villanova to Notre Dame.

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Myanmar Swimmer Will Forgo Olympics In Protest of Country’s Military Coup

Win Htet Oo has called for the Myanmar Olympic Committee to be disallowed from participating in the Olympic Movement due to the ongoing military coup.

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As Many States Ease Covid Restrictions, Oregon Counties Tighten Facility Rules

As most states loosen the restrictions placed on pools and gyms, nearly 70% of Oregon’s population will face tightened restrictions in the coming weeks.

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Jorge Iga rompe el récord mexicano de 50 mariposa

En el clasificatorio olímpico de la UANA 2021, varios nadadores mexicanos han buscado los tiempos mínimos para los JJOO, con récord nacional de Jorge Iga.

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Brits Dominate on Day 2 of FINA Diving World Cup/Final Olympic Qualifier

Jack Laugher and Daniel Goodfellow (above) gave Great Britain their 3rd victory in 4 synchronized diving events so far at the World Cup.

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Jan Kozakiewicz Lowers 50 Breast Polish Record To 27.17 At Polish Nationals

Kozakiewicz took the record from Dawid Szulich who held the mark for nearly years, having set it back in 2013 with a 27.48.

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Hixon and Capobianco Clinch Olympic Quota Spot in Men’s Three Meter Synchro

Hixon and Capobianco finished with a cumulative score of 414.18, earning fourth place and merely a point and a half out of the bronze medal position.

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China’s Yu Yiting Overtakes Rikako Ikee’s 200 IM World Junior Record

With the Olympic Games on the horizon, 15-year-old Yu Yiting strikes down the World Junior Record in the women’s 200m IM.

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Six Chinese Swimmers Notch Names Onto Olympic Roster Thus Far

Check out the shortlist of Chinese Olympic qualifiers through 2 days of action at the nation’s first Olympic Trials meet.

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Chinese OLY Trials: Bingjie Rattles 400 Free Asian Record, Yuanhui Disqualified

Li Bingjie won the 400 free final within .61 of her own Asian Record. In the 100 back semifinal, 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Fu Yuanhui was disqualified.

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