Filippo Magnini

2017 Worlds Previews: USA Seeks Worlds Redemption in M. 400 FR Relay

After missing the final in the men’s 400 free relay in 2015, the USA is one of the major medal threats for gold at the 2017 FINA World Championships.

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The Re-Emergence of Philippe Lucas

French coach Philippe Lucas is at the top of his game, with two of his athletes (Marc-Antoine Olivier and Aurélie Muller) winning the first two swimming gold medals in Budapest for the men’s 5km and women’s 10km, respectively.

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Detti Closes Italian Nationals with World-Leading 200 Free

A talented field of men’s 200 freestylers stepped up to challenge Gabriele Detti at the 2017 Italian Championships, but the distance ace landed on top of the podium.

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Detti Does It Again With World-Topping 1500 Free In Milan

Italy’s Gabriele Detti sets the bar high in Milan.

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2017 Arena Pro Swim Series – Indianapolis: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

After a strong 100 free yesterday, Jacob Pebley comes in as the top seed in his signature event, the 200 backstroke.

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2017 Arena Pro Swim Series – Indianapolis: Day 1 Prelims Live Recap

2016 Olympic champ Penny Oleksiak leads all women’s 100 free seeds for Canada, while 2012 Olympic champ Nathan Adrian is the top men’s seed.

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Day 2 Relay Speculation: Top 4 Teams To Make Changes In Men’s 4×100 Fr

We will likely see former Cal teammates Nathan Adrian and Anthony Ervin contest the 400 free relay final tonight for the U.S.

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Day 2 Relay Lineups: U.S., Aussies Set To Avenge Last Year’s Fiasco

Anthony Ervin will anchor the American team this morning on the 4×100 free relay.

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Dutch Men Win First European Relay Title Since 1999

Sebastiaan Verschuren anchored the Dutch 800 free relay to their first European relay title in 17 years.

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Cseh Earns 20th Career European Championship Medal With 50 Fly Silver

With a silver medal in the 50 fly Laszlo Cseh earned his 20th career European Championship (LC) medal.

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Despite Presence on Start Lists, Paltrinieri to Skip Italian Nationals

The Italian National Championships will run from December 18th-19th in Riccione…

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Shouts From The Stands: Brent Hayden The Canadian Underdog Legend

SwimSwam welcomes reader submissions about all topics aquatic, and if it’s well-written and well-thought, we might just post it under…

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2015 Italian Spring Nationals and WC Trials: 18 Qualified for Kazan at End of Day Five

Marco Orsi finished the Italian Spring Nationals with two individual and two relay qualifications for World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

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2015 Italian Spring Nationals and WC Trials: Day One Finals – 2 Italian National Records and 5 Tickets to Kazan

Simone Sabbioni set the Italian National record, as well as the Italian Cadet record, in the men’ 100 back with 53.49.

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Marco Orsi Breaks Two Italian Sprint Records in Riccione Weekend

Italian Marco Orsi has broken two National Records, and swum a lifetime best in a third event, in Riccione this weekend.

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