Chad le Clos

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“There are many ways of thinking about how I won that gold, and when I watch that race, even now… I also shed a tear thinking about what went into that race and what it meant to me.”

Bovell’s 100 IM Takes Top Honors in Stockholm, Pushes Him Into the Money

George Bovell had the highest-scoring swim at the Stockholm World Cup, but Hosszu and To remain in the lead. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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South Africa Invite 25 to World Championships, But Add Nearly $1,000 Catch

Darian Townsend is having a great fall already, and is one of 25 South Africans invited to Istanbul, with a catch. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


WC Updates: Agnel, Muffat Set to Debut in Berlin; South Africans Pull Out of Stockholm

South African Roland Schoeman has pulled out of the Stockholm World Cup meet, along with all of his South African teammates. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


The Boys From Bolles Blast 2 High School Records

Garrett Reports: World Cup winnings, high school records, and SwimSwam’s poll of the Week. (Photo Courtesy © Sergio Lopez)

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Doha Day 1 Features Similar Suspects, Triple Wins for Hosszu and Seto

Katinka Hosszu of Hungary continues to dominate the 2012 FINA World Cup Series

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To, Hosszu Take Points Lead After Meet 1 of 2012 FINA World Cup

Australia’s Kenneth To leads the men’s side in the dash for $100,000. (Photo Courtesy: Swimming Australia)

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Katinka Hosszu Already Above $10K at FINA World Cup Series (Money List)

Former USC Trojan Katinka Hosszu is cashing in on 7 wins in two days in Dubai. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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Hosszu’s Three Victories; To’s Aussie Record Highlight Day 1 in Dubai

Katinka Hosszu is taking her NCAA show on the road in Dubai, as she cashed in huge on the first day of the 2012 season. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


FINA World Cup Money List: Dubai, Day 1

The pool at the Dubai Sports Complex was host to day 1 of the 2012 World Cup kickoff meet. Photo Courtesy: Takasha Ide

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Le Clos, Townsend Among 18 Auto Qualifiers for SA Short Course Worlds Team

Darian Townsend, with a pair of wins, is all-but-assured of a spot for this winter’s World Championships in Istanbul. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/

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The 2012 London Olympic Photo Vault Is Open

Missy Franklin, Dana Vollmer, Rebecca Soni, Allison Schmitt, Women’s 4x100m Medley Relay gold medalist and world record holders, 2012 Olympic Games, August 4th (Photo Credit: US Presswire)


Americans Nearly Sweep, But for Big Upset by France’s Other Manaudou

American Katie Ledecky might have upstaged even Phelps and Franklin on Day 7 (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Phelps 100 Fly Olympic Predictions, Who Will Medal

Here are my picks for the 100 meter butterfly Olympic final: Phelps in 50.7 McGill: 50.9 le Clos: 51.1 What…


Day 6 Finals Recap, Presented by SwimOutlet Team Division

An unbelievably fast final in the 200 breast was just one of the thrilling races in London on Thursday night.


Clary Upsets Lochte; Phelps Completes History on Day 6 Finals

Tyler Clary Celebrates his upset victory in the men’s 200 backstroke. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


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