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Shields, Stewart Earn Big 100 Fly Wins On Final Night of SMOC

Tom Shields went 52.1 and Kendyl Stewart 58.8 in their 100 butterfly races to close the 2016 Fran Crippen Swim Meet of Champions (SMOC).

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Europe

Detti, Hosszu Earn €18,000 Prizes At Energy Standard Cup

Italy’s Gabriele Detti and Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu each earned €18,000 bonuses for their performances at the Energy Standard Cup in Italy over the weekend.

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Michael Phelps Swimming (Again) at 11-years old: 200 Free

Jeff Cooper has dug up another video of 11-year old Michael Phelps racing. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Industry

342 Swim Jobs You Might Love

Want a job in swimming? Here are 342 Swim Jobs you might love.

 

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Asia

Current South Korean Olympic Squad Composed Of 5 Females, 0 Males

Although he won 4 events at his nation’s Olympic Trials, South Korean swimmer Park Tae-Hwan is unable to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games due to a punitive ban enforced by the Korean Swimming Federation.

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Shields, Stewart Earn Big 100 Fly Wins On Final Night of SMOC

Tom Shields went 52.1 and Kendyl Stewart 58.8 in their 100 butterfly races to close the 2016 Fran Crippen Swim Meet of Champions (SMOC).

Detti, Hosszu Earn €18,000 Prizes At Energy Standard Cup

Italy’s Gabriele Detti and Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu each earned €18,000 bonuses for their performances at the Energy Standard Cup in Italy over the weekend.

Michael Phelps Swimming (Again) at 11-years old: 200 Free

Jeff Cooper has dug up another video of 11-year old Michael Phelps racing. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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342 Swim Jobs You Might Love

Want a job in swimming? Here are 342 Swim Jobs you might love.

Current South Korean Olympic Squad Composed Of 5 Females, 0 Males

Although he won 4 events at his nation’s Olympic Trials, South Korean swimmer Park Tae-Hwan is unable to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games due to a punitive ban enforced by the Korean Swimming Federation.

16 Swimmers You See in Practice

We spend an hilarious amount of time swimming back and forth between the lane lines with our teammates. Which of the following 16 best describes your teammates?

World Record, Full Session Race Videos From IPC European Championships Day 1

Dmitrii Kokarev and Valeriia Shabalina registered World records in their respective IPC classifications in the Day 1 finals at the 2016 IPC Swimming European Championships.

4 Creative Kicking Sets to Pump Up Leg Strength

Building a stronger Dolphin Kick – The 5th Stroke

Russia Clock Two World Records at IPC Euros Day 1 Finals

2016 IPC SWIMMING EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Funchal, Portugal Prelims: 9:00am/Finals: 5:00pm (West European) – (4:00am/12:00pm U.S Eastern) Sunday, May 1 –…

McSharry Wins Three Titles on the Final Day of Irish Championships

16 year old Mona McSharry collected three Irish titles on the final night of the Irish Open Swimming Championships…

Koptelov, van Rouwendaal Triple On Day 2 of 2016 Energy Standard Cup

It was a big day for the Energy Standard Club team on the second and final day of the 2016 Energy Standard Cup, with Evgeny Koptelov’s and Sharon van Rouwendaal’s three wins apiece leading a 14-for-18 day as a team.

Coates Completes Title Siege, Pyle Rocks GBR NAG Record At ASANER

The young stars of GBR were out in full force competing at the ASA Northeast Regional meet this weekend.

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Greater Holyoke YMCA’s Natalia Kaczor Heads to NE-10 Champs Assumption

Greater Holyoke YMCA Vikings’ Natalia Kaczor has signed an NLI to swim for Assumption College in Worcester, Massachusetts next fall.

SwimSwam’s NCAA Insider: ISU’s Matt Leach Explains Absence of Divers

Matt Leach, head coach of the Indiana State swimming and diving program, discusses why there are no divers on the team for the 2016-17 inaugural year.

Carondelet Girls, De La Salle Boys Score Dual Victories Over Cal High

The Spartan boys of De La Salle squeaked out a one-point victory over California High, while the Carondelet girls scored a commanding 30-point win over Cal High in this weekend’s dual meet.

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Finland Pronounce 18 for Europeans, Including Matti Mattsson

A Finnish federation with some momentum will send a roster of 18 to the 2016 European Aquatics Championships, due over…

Watch: #CoachesAre With Hardy, Neal, DiRado, and Dwyer

Watch as Jessica Hardy, Lia Neal, Maya DiRado, and Conor Dwyer speak about what #CoachesAre to them.

Russian, Uzbekistan Records Posted in Day 1 Prelims of IPC European Championships

2016 IPC SWIMMING EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Funchal, Portugal Prelims: 9:00am/Finals: 5:00pm (West European) – (4:00am/12:00pm U.S Eastern) Sunday, May 1 –…

McLaughlin, Weitzeil Grab Wins On Day 3 of 2016 Fran Crippen SMOC

Katie McLaughlin picked up her first event win since suffering a neck injury in January, while Abbey Weitzeil completed a sprint sweep at the Fran Crippen Swim Meet of Champions (SMOC).

Flamengo Wins Water Polo Olympic Test Event

In the final test event for the aquatics portion of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,…

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