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5 Big Things from Day 3 at the 2015 Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara

A Michael Phelps return to the 200 fly on the international level is looking less and less crazy with each passing swim. That and more in tonight’s “5 Big Things.”

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2015 Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara: Hosszu doubles up wins on day 3

Katinka Hosszu won the 200 fly and 100 back on day 3, and added a fourth-place finish in the 400 free to a busy, but lucrative day in Santa Clara.

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1st African American woman to win an Olympic medal relects on the historic 1-2-3 Minority Finish at Women’s NCAAs

Maritza McClendon: “A tear instantly came to my eyes, I couldn’t believe it… This is a true moment in history for minorities. I still can’t believe we had three women of color take 1,2, 3 in the 100 free at Division 1 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships.”

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Insider Training: The Elites of Phoenix Swim Club

Giles Smith, Erik Risolvato and Alex Coci have their eyes on the prize training at Phoenix Swim Club.

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Race Video: Pavel Sankovich wins 100 Butterfly, Arena Pro Swim Series Orlando

Race Video courtesy of Universal Sport’s Network, a SwimSwam partner.

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7 Storylines to watch at the 2015 Arena Pro Swim Series at Orlando

Arkady Vyatchanin took second in series points last year while sweeping the final 8 backstroke races of the tour. He’ll try to come back from a foot injury with his 2015 debut in Orlando.

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McLaughlin Doubles Up (AGAIN); Meili Breaks Meet Record at KMSC Pro-Am

SwimMAC Elite’s Katie Meili swam herself to four individual victories at the KMSC Pro-Am this weekend.

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KMSC Pro-Am Classic: Friday Night Race Videos – McLaughlin and Weiss Double

Watch Friday night’s finals at the KMSC Pro-Am Classic being held in the OCCC Aquatic Center in Oklahoma City. Race videos courtesy of King Marlin Swim Club.

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Dear Diary: Another KMSC Pro-Am Adventure

From day two of the KMSC Pro-Am comes yet another day filled with action and adventure and delightful antics. Oh yes, and swimming.

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McLaughlin, Weiss Double Up on Victories at KMSC Pro-Am Day 2

Note: there are two fantastic Pro-Am meets this week in Oklahoma City; we’ll identify them by their host teams: KMSC…

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Winter National Race Videos: Day 3 Men

Check out all available race videos from men’s races on day 3 here.

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Video Interview: Giles Smith Is Happy To See 44 Again After Inury

Video Interview by Gisselle Kohoyda; Video edit Courtesy Coleman Hodges. As reported by SwimSwam’s Braden Keith: Giles Smith of the…

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Kelsi Worrell Continues Hot Streak with 100 Fly Title on Friday at 2014 Winter Nationals

Arizona’s Giles Smith will lead the way into the men’s 100 fly finals on Friday in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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Minneapolis Grand Prix Day One Finals: Real-Time Results

Darian Townsend will battle Conor Dwyer for the men’s 200 free title at Minneapolis Grand Prix.

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