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2015 Arena Pro Swim Series Santa Clara: Day Two Finals Live Recap

Missy Franklin will face international juggernauts Katinka Hosszu and Femke Heemskerk as well as American stalwarts Simone Manuel and Allison Schmitt in the 200 freestyle tonight.


2015 Arena Pro Swim Series Santa Clara: Day Two Prelims Live Recap

MIchael Phelps dives in for the 200 free, where he is seeded 2nd going into finals.


6 Storylines to Watch, all the links you need for the 2015 Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara

It’s been a long layoff for Missy Franklin since an explosive NCAA Championships, but the Olympic champ will make her professional debut in Santa Clara this week.


Start lists arrive for Mare Nostrum’s Canet stop, Peaty & the Brits joining the party

The start lists for the first stop on the Mare Nostrum series have been published, with world record-breaking breaststroker Adam Peaty among the biggest names.


RACE VIDEO: Femke Heemskerk Breaks Dutch National Record in 100M Freestyle

Dutch swimmer Femke Heemskerk broke a highlight national record on Sunday in Eindhoven, and above is the full race video.

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Sjostrom Breaks 100 Back National Record, Heemskerk Climbs All-Time 100 Free Rankings

Swedish swimmer Sarah Sjostrom won two events and became the first Swedish woman ever under 1 minute in the 100 meter backstroke on Sunday in Eindhoven.


RACE VIDEO: Watch Femke Heemskerk Move Into the Top-10 All-Time in 100 Free

Dutch freestyler Femke Heemskerk has moved into the top 10 of two different events this weekend in Eindhoven.

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Femke Heemskerk Becomes 6th-Fastest 100m Freestyler of All Time at Eindhoven Cup

The Netherlands’ Femke Heemskerk blasted a 52.79 100m freestyle to top the 2015 world rankings, as well as to slide into history as the 6th-fastest performer of all time in the event.


RACE VIDEO: Watch Femke Heemskerk Swim the 7th-Fastest 200 Free in history

Femke Heemskerk became the first Dutch woman to go sub-1:55 on Friday at the Eindhoven Swim Cup.


Patience Pays Off For Heemskerk, Moves to 4th on All-Time List in 200 Free

Dutch swimmer Femke Heemskerk has crushed her own Dutch Record in the women’s 200 freestyle and jumped up to 4th on…


Sebastiaan Verschuren goes 48.3 in 100 free to highlight day 1 of Swim Cup Eindhoven

Star sprinter Ranomi Kromowidjojo also won an event on the opening day of Eindhoven’s Swim Cup.


Kromowidjojo Tops Heemskerk in 50 Free Battle on Day 1 in Eindhoven

With several European national championships, most of them also trials for World championships in Kazan, around the corner or just…

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Eindhoven Swim Cup Stacked With Stars

Sarah Sjostrom, Ranomi Kromowidjojo, Femke Heemskerk, Inge Dekker, Cameron van der Burgh and Velimir Stepanovic are a few of the athletes taking part in this year’s Swim Cup…


Kromowidjojo Records Third Fastest 50 Freestyle in Milan

Ranomi Kromowidjojo was one of 11 swimmers who recorded top 10 times today in Milan…

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FFN Golden Tour in Amiens Day 2: Katinka Hosszu, David Verraszto Lead Standings

The home crowd was animated during the 100 back showdown between Camille Lacourt of Marseille and Jérémy Stravius of Amiens; this time Lacourt came out on top with 53.60. Stage 2 of FFN’s Golden Tour wraps up on Sunday.


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