Alain Bernard

Alain Bernard sera à Vanves pour la présentation de la marque MP Michael Phelps

Alain Bernard, le champion olympique du 100 mètres nage libre aux Jeux de Pékin en 2008, sera présent à la piscine de Vanves ce vendredi après-midi.

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Alain Bernard to Help Preview MP Michael Phelps France Line on Friday

2008 Olympic gold medalist and former world record-holder Alain Bernard will be on hand to meet age-group swimmers and help introduce the MP brand to the members of the Vanves Swim Team on Friday.

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Laure Manaudou entre à l’International Swimming Hall of Fame

L’International Swimming Hall of Fame a annoncé aujourd’hui l’élection de Laure Manaudou dans la classe de 2017.

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French Sprinter Alain Bernard To Be Inducted Into ISHOF Class of 2017

French sprinter Alain Bernard will be inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame’s class of 2017 in August.

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French Portrait Series: Men’s 4×100 Free Relay (Video)

The French Federation introduces its men’s 4×100 free relay in this quick portrait video produced for Rio.

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Greatest Race Trash Talk in Olympic History: France vs. USA

Trash talking of historical proportions began a few days before the finals of the men’s 4 by 100 meter freestyle relay in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

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Documentary: “Swimming the French Way” Just in Time for French Trials

On opening day of the 2016 French Elite Nationals and Olympic Selection meet, beIN Sports televised the Laurent Bouit documentary “Champions Factory: Swimming The French Way.” Click above to watch the teaser.

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SWIMBOT: Better On Technique when swimming!

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Success In Both 50 and 100 Free Much Rarer Than In The Past

Nathan Adrian struggles in the 100 free and success in the 50 free shows just how tough that double is

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Shouts From The Stands: Brent Hayden The Canadian Underdog Legend

SwimSwam welcomes reader submissions about all topics aquatic, and if it’s well-written and well-thought, we might just post it under…

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Olympic Gold Medalist Camille Muffat Killed in Helicopter Crash in Argentina

Retired French swimmer Camille Muffat is reported to have died in a helicopter crash while filming a reality TV show…

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The Top 8 Names Bowman and Phelps Should Name Their Next Horse

Based on Phelps’ heroics in Beijing, here are the top 8 names for Phelps and Bowman’s next pony.

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Countdown to the Comeback: Top 10 Michael Phelps feats – #2

Though he wasn’t even in the pool for the race’s most exciting portion, Michael Phelps will always be remembered for his iconic and exuberant celebration of the Americans’ improbable comeback in the Beijing 400 free relay.

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Jason Lezak & Seeds of Third Effort

Chuck Warner, the author and coach, is an old friend. Thoughtful and passionate about the sport, he has studied the…

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Magnussen’s 47.7 ties him for most sub-48 swims in history

The Australian has twelve swims under 48 seconds, tied with France’s Alain Bernard and one ahead of World Record-holder Cesar Cielo. More impressive is that all 12 of Magnussen’s swims have come in the post-bodysuit era.

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