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2015 Swammy Awards: Li Zhuhao Wins World Junior Swimmer of the Year

Li Zhuhao had an incredible breakout year, wreaking havoc on the butterfly Junior World Records over the course of 2015.

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Brandonn Almeida 400 IM Junior World Record Race Video

Tonight in the 400 IM, he went 4:14.07, dropping 16 seconds from his prelim swim to hit a FINA ‘A’ cut, win the event, and beat his own Junior World Record.

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Photo Vault: Day 1 Of The 2015 Brazil Open

Nicholas Santos swims at Day 1 of the 2015 Brazil Open.

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Brandonn Almeida Lowers His Own 400 IM Junior World Record

Brandonn Almeida set a new Junior World Record of 4:14.07 tonight in the 400 IM at the 2015 Brazil Open.

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Brazil Open Day 2 Finals Recap: Almeida Hits JWR, Guido- SA Record

Brandonn Almeida set a Junior World Record in the 400 IM tonight at the Brazil Open. Other highlights include a South American record from Guilherme Guido and two new FINA ‘A’ cuts.

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2015 Swammy Awards: Thiago Pereira, CAC & South American Male SotY

In 2015, Pereira competed at his fourth Pan Ams, taking home 5 total medals and becoming the most decorated athlete in the history of the international sporting event with 23 total medals.

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Brandonn Almeida Breaks 400 IM Record on Day 2 of Julio De Lamare

After a sleepy first day at the 2015 Julio De Lamare trophy in Vitoria, Brazil, the country’s summer Junior National…

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2015 FINA Junior World Championships: Day 6 Finals Live Recap

In the finals of the women’s 200 breast, Turkey’s Viktoria Gunes obliterated the Junior World Record with a 2:19.64, closing in on Rikke Moeller Pedersen’s World Record of 2:19.11.

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Grieshop Wins Gold, Fa’amausili Strikes Back to Highlight Day 5 at Junior World Championships

Team USA’s Sean Grieshop blasted the final 50 of the men’s 400 I.M. in 27.94, tearing through his best time to win the event in 4:15.67.

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Australia Tops Medals Table for 5th Straight Day at Junior Worlds

While the Russians and Americans have as many medals, 8 golds leaves the team from Australia atop the medals table…

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10 Swimmers to Watch, All the links you need for the 2015 Junior World Championships

Hyperathletic Australian youngster Kyle Chalmers leads the sprint freestyles heading into the 2015 Junior World Championships.

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Three National Records Downed in 1500 Free at Pan Ams

Ryan Cochrane (CAN) and Andrew Gemmell (USA) cleaned up for a 1-2 finish in the 1500 free, and third went to Brandonn Almeida (BRA)…

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Photo Vault: Toronto 2015 Pan American Games Day Three Finals

All photos are courtesy of Chris Tanouye. To see more of his work visit www.ChrisTanouye.com

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2015 Pan American Games Day 3 Medal Count: U.S. Takes the Lead

Team USA made some major moves in the medal standings, earning 4 golds during day 3 finals.

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Almeida Sets New 400 IM Junior World Record

Brazilian Brandonn Almeida posted a time of 4:14.47 setting a new junior world record in the men’s 400 IM…

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