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Gusztáv Bienerth Appointed New President Of Hungarian Swimming

The general assembly of the Hungarian Swimming Association (MUSZ) has selected Gusztáv Bienerth as its new President. The previous man-in-charge had resigned, facing stout criticism from the nation’s top swimmers, such as Katinka Hosszu.

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Marco Koch Breaks Championship Record In Men’s 200 Breast Final

Marco Koch won his second gold medal of SC Worlds in a new Championship Record time in the 200 breast.

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Amid Criticism, Hungarian Federation Head Gyárfás Resigns From Post

Of Hungarian Federation head Tamas Gyárfás’ resignation, multiple Olympic gold medalist Katinka Hosszu says, “Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.”

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Budapest, Hungary Will Host the 2020 European Championships

European Swimming’s governing body LEN (Ligue Européenne de Natation) president Paolo Barelli announced this week that the 2020 European Aquatics Championships will take…

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Marco Koch breaks 200 SCM breast world record at German nationals

German Short Course National Championships Thursday, November 17th – Sunday, November 20th SSE, Berlin Event Website Startlists Results Schedule Live Timing…

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Verraszto Siblings Join Hosszu, Gyurta Statements Against Federation

Count the Verraszto siblings in with the growing group of high-level swimmers criticizing the Hungarian Swimming Federation. David and Evelyn Verraszto have both publicly stated their support for criticism brought by Katinka Hosszu and Daniel Gyurta, among others.

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Kapas Joins Public Criticism of Hungarian Federation

It’s becoming a domino effect this week, with various Hungarian stars joining a chorus of criticism against their national federation. After Katinka Hosszu and Daniel Gyurta spoke out earlier, Olympic bronze medalist Boglarka Kapas and the management agency for Peter Bernek have both added statements.

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Gyurta Comments On Hosszu’s Hungarian Federation Criticism

A day after Olympic champ Katinka Hosszu publicly called for the resignation of Hungary’s swimming federation president, one of Hungary’s other iconic swimmers, Daniel Gyurta, weighed in on the controversy.

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Daniel Gyurta Skips Hungarian Short Course Nationals

2016 Hungarian Short Course National Championships November 2nd-5th, 2016 Százhalombattán, Hungary 25 meter (short course meters) Results 2012 Olympic medalist…

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Breaststroke Guru Nagy Will Coach Gyurta, Talks Hand Positioning

Legendary breaststroke coach Jozsef Nagy has returned to Hungary and will coach Daniel Gyurta and contributes an article on hand positioning for breaststroke

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Marco Koch jagt Weltrekord und siegt beim World Cup in Moskau, Tag 1

2016 FINA World Cup Mokau Samstag, 3. September  – Sonntag, 4. September Olimpiyskiy Swimming Pool, Moscow, Russia Kurzbahn – 25 m…

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Daniel Gyurta Among Four Athletes Named to IOC’s Athletes’ Commission

Hungarian breaststroker and former world record holder Daniel Gyurta is among four Olympic athletes named to the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s “Athletes’…

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Day 4 Finals Preview: Phelps & Le Clos Set For Epic Battle In 200 Fly

Michael Phelps and Chad Le Clos will do battle tonight in what could be the race of the Games.

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2012 Gold Medallist Daniel Gyurta Fails To Advance In 200 BR Heats

Defending gold medallist Daniel Gyurta failed to advance out of the men’s 200 breaststroke prelims this morning, finishing 17th.

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Day 4 Prelims Preview: Loaded Men’s 100 Freestyle Gets Underway

The men’s 100 freestyle headlines four events at day 4 prelims in Rio.

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