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Shane Ryan Eclipses Ben Hesen’s Big Ten 100 Back Record

Shane Ryan swam a lifetime best 44.65 in the 100 back en route to a new conference record at tonight’s sessions of the 2017 B1G Championship.


Connor Oslin’s 44.7 100 Back Makes Him the 6th Fastest Performer in History

From start to finish, Oslin and Kaliszak were neck-and-neck, but Oslin got his hand to the wall in 44.73 to become the 6th fastest performer in history and secure his 3rd straight SEC title.


Plummer Tops Podium in Backstroke, Video Interview

(Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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David Plummer and Kevin Steel break US Open records in stroke 50s

Ben Hesen‘s 50 backstroke US Open record of 24.71 had stood since 2008, until this evening when David Plummer recorded…

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Day 3 in Istanbul Finishes With a WR, an Upset, and a Bang

Jeanette Ottesen and the Danish Women won their first ever World Championship relay medal on Friday (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/


Missy and Mann Double; Kierra Smith Puts up Fastest NCAA Time on Day 2 at Minn. GP

The teenage women dominated the highlights on day 2 of the Minneapolis GP, including Becca Mann who moved to 3rd all-time in her age group’s history. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Ben Hesen talks about 100 back at MN Grand Prix, upcoming World Championships

Ben Hesen, NCAA Champion, American Record Holder in 50 meter backstroke, talks about his 100 backstroke, and swimming at World…


Emotions run high at Olympic Trials

Dear Katrina, At Olympic Trials, how do these athletes deal with such heights of emotion? From the agony of defeat…


Post Race Interviews: Men 100 Backstroke Final [Videos]

Matt Grevers posted the 2nd fastest time ever in the 100 backstroke with a 52.08.


Dana Vollmer Wins Women’s 100 Fly Final; Coughlin 7th

Last summer, when Tim Binning took this picture, these two were just great young swimmers. Fast forward a year, and it’s game-on (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Murphy Scares NAG Record to Beat Lochte in Gainesville

Day 2 of the 2012 Gator Swim Club Summer Invite, a low-key affair in Gainesville, Florida, saw a battle of…


Phelps Wraps up GP Career on Saturday in Charlotte

On night 3 of the Ultraswim we saw a top 2012 time from Rebecca Soni and a coming out party for Katie Ledecky. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning,


Kukors Begins Bolles Career with Top-10 IM

Arianna Kukors, a former Sean Hutchison protege and World Record holder, swam her first meet for the Bolles School at this weekend’s Orlando Sectional. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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