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Open Water Swimming Breathing Techniques

Swimming is the only sport where the coach yells at you for breathing, for actually taking in air or energy.

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Paltrinieri Wins 4K Open Water Race In Melbourne

Gregorio Paltrinieri won a 4km open water race in Melbourne over the weekend, clocking a time of 35:57.

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Marathon Swimmers Head To Qatar & Seychelles

Seven marathon swimmers will compete in the first two events of the FINA 10K World Series.

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Ashley Twichell Wins Fourth Midmar Mile Open Water Title

American Ashley Twichell earned her 4th Midmar Mile title over the weekend.

Blueseventy Swim the the Week: Tan Splits 20.02 Fly On Harvard Medley

Disclaimer: BlueSeventy Swim of the Week is not meant to be a conclusive selection of the best overall swim of…

Argentina Sweeps Opening Race of 2018 FINA UltraMarathon Series

2018 FINA UltraMarathon Swim Series February 4th, 2018 Coronda Santa Fe, Argentina 57KM Prize Money/Information Results The newly-rebranded FINA UltraMarathon…

Blueseventy Swim the the Week: Yeadon The Underrated Rookie Sensation

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TYR Sport Signs IRONMAN 70.3 World Champion Holly Lawrence

TYR Sport is proud to announce the addition of 2016 IRONMAN 70.3 World Champion Holly Lawrence to its growing roster of world-class athletes.

FINA Rebrands Open Water World Cup, Announces Initial Stops

Offshore banking hub Seychelles will host its first official FINA event in 2018.

Behind-the-Scenes of the Viral “Wild Swimmer” Video

SwimSwam caught up with Norman Todd, whose dip in Loch Glascarnoch went viral last week.

Gubecka, Cotter Continue Stellar Streaks at Aussie OW Champs – Day 3

The 2018 Australian Open Water Championships concluded in Adelaide Sunday.

Chloe Green Picks Up 2nd Title at Aussie Open Water Champs – Day 2

16-year-old Chloe Green continued her stellar racing on Saturday.

Sloman, Gubecka Take 10K Gold at 2018 Aussie Open Water Champs – Day 1

19-year-old Chelsea Gubecka and 20-year-old Nick Sloman took home gold in the 10K on Friday.

Blueseventy Swim the the Week: The Return Of Cate Campbell

After taking the year 2017 off of world-level competition, Australian sprinter Cate Campbell is looking to return to the limelight.

Open Water Kings Take The Optus Swims Sydney Harbour Plunge

Two of Australia’s finest ocean and surf swimming stars Ollie Signorini and Ali Day will come together in the Optus Swims Sydney Harbour on Saturday.

Diego Lopez Attempting ‘Continents Seven’ Open Water Swims in 2018

Lopez is attempting a major open water swim on each continent in 2018.

Blueseventy Swim the the Week: Grevers Gets It Done For KrayzelburgSquad

It’s time for a postmortem on the first iteration of USA Swimming’s SwimSquad battles. What really brought about Team Krayzelburg’s dominant win?

In two words: Matt Grevers.