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Pair Of Masters World Records Set At 2020 IGLA Championships

Jerry Frentsos and Dorothy Dickey set new Masters World Records competing at the 2020 International Gay & Lesbian Aquatics Championships in Melbourne.

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922 Athletes Competed in International Gay and Lesbian Aquatics Competition

The International Gay and Lesbian Aquatics competition took place during the week of June 24, drawing a total of 922 athletes across all aquatic disciplines.

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Aussie Swimmers Assn Questions Possible Targeting In Whereabouts Cases

Thomas Fraser-Holmes is appealing his 12-month ban for having missed 3 drug tests over a 12-month period.


Swimming Breaks Through List of Australia’s Most-Watched TV Broadcasts

Forget The Beatles and “Star Wars”…it’s Grant Hackett who ranks higher on Australia’s most-watched TV shows from the 20th centry.


Australian Swimmers Express Discontent With FINA’s Anti-Doping Program

After three very high profile cases of world and Olympic champions caught violating FINA’s anti-doping rules and getting off with reduced…

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Cotterell Feels That Australian Swimmers Need to be Tougher

A few weeks ago Brian King‘s name appeared in the press, he is the man now training Sun Yang in Australia….


Peter Bernek Breaks 15-Year Old Grant Hackett World Championship Record

Championship Records have not been rare at the 2014 World Short Course Championships, but historically, Championship Records in the men’s…


Cotterell To Be Inducted Into Sport Australia Hall of Fame

On Thursday Denis Cotterell will be inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame…


Commonwealth Games Flashback: Kieren Perkins Rocks the 800 & 1500m Freestyle World Records

20 years ago at the 1994 Commonwealth Games Kieren Perkins thrilled the swimming world by smashing two world records in one race


Looking Back at the Career of Brenton Rickard

On August 5th, a day after the 2013 FINA World Championships concluded Australian breaststroker Brenton Rickard decided it was time to call it a career… (Photo Credit, Tim Binning, theswimpictures)


Swimming Australia Announces “Off the Block” Program, Including Adolescent Psychologist

Swimming Australia, in the latest move to overhaul their culture, has announced a new “Off the Blocks” program that intends…

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Australian Men’s 4 x 100 freestyle relay team will answer for their behaviour

At press conference later today all six members of Australia’s men’s 4 x 100 freestyle relay team will admit to…


Reaction to Australian Swimming Reviews

Yesterday two reports were published reviewing the state of Australian swimming, more specifically what happened leading into and at the…

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Nettlefold feels that Swimming Australia did not offer swimmers and coaches the support needed for success in london

The 2012 Olympics was a great disappointment for Australia as a whole which resulted in an internal review of the sporting…

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