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U.S. Nationals Day 3 Finals Preview: Michael Andrew’s Triple Threat Looms Large

19-year-old Michael Andrew, whose goal is to become the world’s fastest sprinter in all four stroke 50s, will compete in the fly, breast and back finals on Day 3 of 2018 U.S. Nationals.

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Katie Ledecky Scratches 100 Free Final on Day 1 of U.S. Nationals

Katie Ledecky elected not to swim the 100 free final on Day 1 of U.S. Nationals, allowing her to focus on the 800 free that takes place 27 minutes later.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Previews: Conger-Clark-Kalisz Rematch in 200 Fly

After an incredibly close finish at 2017 nationals, we’ll get to see a rematch between Jack Conger, Chase Kalisz, and Pace Clark in the 200 fly.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Veterans Collide with Short Course Studs in Men’s 200 Free

Reigning World Champs silver medalist Townley Haas is going to need a couple other swimmers in the 1:44 or 1:45 range if the USA hopes to wrest the 4×200 title from Great Britain in 2019.

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Conor Dwyer In 100/200 Free & 200 IM At Nationals, Still No 400 Free

Can Conor Dwyer make a play in the 200 IM next week at U.S. Nationals?

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2018 U.S. Nationals Previews: Lochte The X-Factor In Men’s 400 IM

Ryan Lochte is the X-factor heading into U.S. Nationals in the men’s 400 IM.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: World Champions Lead Pack in Men’s 200 IM

Check out all of our U.S. Nationals previews here 2018 U.S. NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, July 25 – Sunday, July 29,…

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Melanie Margalis Clocks 1:57.4 200 Free at Bulldog Grand Slam Day 1

Margalis took a half second off of her season-best with this swim.

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Hali Flickinger Swims Lifetime Best in 400 IM at Bulldog Grand Slam

2016 U.S. Olympian Hali Flickinger swam her first 400 IM personal best since 2014 on Friday morning.

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Gunnar Bentz Among Swimmers Awarded With NCAA Post-Grad Scholarship

Gunnar Bentz was one of 23 swimmers awarded with an NCAA post-grad scholarship.

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Kathleen Baker Torches 58.77 100 Back In Barcelona, World #3

USA’s Kathleen Baker swam the 3rd fastest 100 backstroke in the world this year with a 58.77 at the Mare Nostrum in Barcelona.

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Baker Vaults Up 100 Back World Rankings At Mare Nostrum Barcelona

Kathleen Baker threw down a 59.47 100 back on day 1 of the Mare Nostrum stop in Barcelona.

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Blueseventy Swim of the Week: Seliskar Beats 3/4ths of 4×200 Relay

Last week, Seliskar went 1:49.23 in prelims and 1:48.35 in finals of the 200 free at the Santa Clara Pro Swim Series, beating a field that included three-fourths of Team USA’s bronze-medal 4×200 free relay from the 2017 World Championships.

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The 5 Races To Watch At The Mare Nostrum, Barcelona

The top 5 races to watch at the 2018 Mare Nostrum Tour in Barcelona features an often unspoken rivalry between female breaststrokers.

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Ledecky is Always in Front

We’re back with swimming’s TopTenTweets!

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