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SwimSwam News & Poll of the Week, Wednesday September 12th

The qualifying standards for the 2016 Olympic Trials should be based on… (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)

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Breaking: USA Swimming BOD Approves Funding for Open Water Coaches

After a vocal outcry from swimmers like Alex Meyer, USA Swimming’s Board of Directors has decided to fund coaches for the FINA World Cup series. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Garrett Reports: SwimSwam News, Monday September 10th

SwimSwam brought you the RCP Tiburon Sprint Classic and Tiburon Mile over the weekend, but that wasn’t the only racing taking place. (Photo Courtesy © Mike Lewis, OlaVistaPhotography.com)

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Deja Vu All Over Again in Tiburon Mile

Swim News: “…but there was a point in the race, with 500 meters to go, that Gorman had the lead over the men!” (Photo Credit: Mike Lewis, OlaVistaPhotography.com)

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RACE VIDEO, Schneider wins $10,000 Tiburon Sprint

Swim News plus Swimming Video: Josh Schneider wins $10,000 in the 2012 Tiburon Sprint Classic! (Photo Courtesy: Mike Lewis/OlaVistaPhotography.com)

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Schneider Wins Tiburon Sprint; Rowdy Bests Vanderpool-Wallace

Josh Schneider conquered his second-straight Tiburon Sprint Classic title. (Photo Courtesy: Mike Lewis/OlaVistaPhotography.com)

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UPDATE Trent Grimsey Breaks English Channel WR!

Mike Lewis / Ola Vista Photography follow @mike2swim

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USA Swimming Cuts Coaching Support for FINA OW World Cup [Updated With USA Swimming Response]

After a rules clarification from FINA, USA Swimming has reversed course on Open Water funding. (Photo Courtesy: Mike Lewis/OlaVistaPhotography.com)

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2012 RCP Tiburon Mile Elite Field Preview

Mike Lewis / Ola Vista Photography (Follow Mike on Twitter @Mike2swim)

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Live Streaming of Tiburon Sprint/Open Water Events This Weekend on SwimSwam

Tiburon mastermind Bob Placak stops for a shot with 2011 Open Water Champion Melissa Gorman, a former Open Water World Champion.

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Mainstone & Mann Take Titles at the Waikiki Roughwater Swim – Interviews and Highlights

Mike Lewis / Ola Vista Photography (Follow Mike on Twitter @Mike2swim)

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Garrett Reports: SwimSwam News, August 29th

A pair of Japan’s junior stars may be holding the best tapers ever, while back here in the states the missile is set to strike in Berkley this weekend.

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Mann and Heron win Jr. Pan Pacs 10K – Video Interviews and Highlights from Waimea Bay

Photo Credit: Mike Lewis / Ola Vista Photography / follow @mike2swim

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Emily Brunemann kicks off her new season with the Tiburon Mile

Emily Brunemann will begin her new season with the Tiburon Mile on September 9th. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)

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British Swimming Names OW Star Lurz to 4-Man Review Panel

Open water star Thomas Lurz will be one of four members on British Swimming’s review panel.

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