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Georgia Commit, World Jr. Teamer Maxine Parker Joins Pittsburgh Elite Aquatics

Parker, a high school senior, was the fifth-fastest American woman in the long course 50 free last season.

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SwimSwam Pulse: 62% Pick Walsh As Most Likely World Jrs Champ to Medal In Tokyo

A heavy majority of voters went with Gretchen Walsh as the most likely World Junior champ to medal at next summer’s Olympics.

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Ultra Swim Swimmer of the Month: Gretchen Walsh

Between U.S. Nationals and World Juniors, Gretchen Walsh was on fire in the month of August, dropping her best times in five events and winning six WJ golds.

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Top 5 Women’s Swims From 2019 World Junior Championships

See if your favorite female swim from the 2019 World Junior Championships fell among our top 5 performances from Budapest.

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Mondiali Junior: Minakov E Pallister Migliori Atleti, Ceccon Secondo

Mondiali Junior: Andrei Minakov e Lani Pallister sono stati proclamati nuotatore e nuotatrice dell’evento. Ceccon è secondo nella classifica individuale

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With 24.89 Bronze, Harris Is 4th Fastest Aussie 17-Year-Old 50 Free Performer

Meg Harris of Australia topped off her World Junior Championships campaign with a 50m free bronze behind Americans Gretchen Walsh and Maxine Parker.

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Andrei Minakov, Lani Pallister Named Swimmers of the Meet at World Juniors

Andrei Minakov (above) of Russia and Lani Pallister of Australia were named the top 2 swimmers at the 2019 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in Budapest.

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Mundial Junior Día 6: Dos Nuevos Récords Del Mundo Junior En La Última Jornada

El croata Franko Grgic ha arrebatado el récord del mundo junior al australiano Mack Horton con un tiempo de 14:46.09, frente a los 14:51.55 de Horton.

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USA Adds Another 5 Golds to End 2019 World Juniors in 1st Place with 18

The United States won five of the eleven finals on the last night of competition in Budapest, bringing their total to 18 gold medals.

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2019 World Junior Championships: Day 6 Finals Live Recap

USA’s Gianluca Urlando is the top seed in the men’s 200 fly on Sunday night in Budapest. He will be gunning for the World Junior Record

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Maxine Parker Becomes 2nd Fastest 17-18 50 Freestyler in US History in Budapest

Maxine Parker of USA shaved off an additional 0.21 seconds and moved up two spots to become the second fastest 17-18 50m freestyler of all-time.

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Gretchen Walsh Chomps Simone Manuel’s 15-16 NAG Record in 50 Free at 24.71

Walsh took nine hundredths off of SImone Manuel’s 15-16 NAG record in the 50 free, which was set in 2013 at the World Championships.

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2019 World Junior Championships: Day 6 Finals Preview

Can Luca Urlando take down Kristof Milak’s Championships Record of 1:53.87 and World Junior Record of 1:53.79 in Sunday night’s 200 fly final? Stay tuned

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Mundial Júnior: Se Baten Tres Récords Durante La Quinta Jornada

Durante esta penúltima jornada de competición se han batido dos récords de los campeonatos y un récord del mundo júnior.

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Watch a Selection of Races from Day 5 Finals at 2019 World Juniors

Thomas Ceccon of Italy won the 50 butterfly final on Day 5 of 2019 World Junior Championships in Budapest.

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