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NSW Day 1 Prelims: McEvoy Fires Off 48.1 100 Free For World’s Top Time

Cameron McEvoy clocked a ferocious 48.13 in NSW C’ships prelims to check-in as the world’s fastest 100m freestyler thus far this season.

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Aussie Stars Quietly Competing At 2016 Queensland C’ships

Bond Swimming Club’s Cameron McEvoy claimed gold in in the 100m freestyle event while racing in Queensland this week.

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Day 2 Relay Lineups: Phelps, Held Swimming On U.S. 400 Free Relay

Michael Phelps will officially make his 2016 Olympic debut tonight in the 400 free relay.

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Follow the Australian Olympic Swim Team on Twitter and Instagram

Follow the Australian swim team on their social media accounts during their Olympic adventures.

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Aussie Cameron McEvoy Drops 200 Free In Rio

The fastest 100m freestyler ever in a textile suit, Cameron McEvoy, has decided to drop the men’s 200m freestyle from his Rio repertoire.

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Abood, Magnussen, Roberts Added to 2016 Australian Olympic Roster

James Magnussen won’t get the opportunity to defending his Olympic silver medal in the 100 free this August, but he will get the chance to help Australia revive its 400 free relay in Rio.

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Australia Ensures Olympic Bid in 400 Free Relay With Time Trial Swim

Cam McEvoy (above, right) anchored the Australians to a 400 free relay time that should lock-up their qualification to Rio.

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Groves and McEvoy Add Second Individual Event to Their Schedule in Rio

Six athletes were added to the Olympic team on day five of the Australian Championships…

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McEvoy Takes Charge Of 100 Free Heats On Day 1 of NSW Open C’ships

Cameron McEvoy was the only sub-49 swimmer in morning heats of the men’s 100 freestyle at NSW Championships.

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Cam McEvoy Swims 48.5 Free in Long Course in Brisbane

Cameron McEvoy moved to #1 in the Australian National Rankings over the weekend in a the 100 free, racing at…

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Australian Olympic Committee To Enforce Stilnox Ban Prior to Rio

The Australian Olympic Committee has altered its restrictions on ‘hypnotic’ medications for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, in light of the fallout from the post-London organizational review.

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Russia’s Evgeny Sedov Clears Pair of Junior World Records in Russia

Russian Evgeny Sedov has gone faster than the recognized Junior World Records in two races, though it will be a waiting game to see if they’re recognized.

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Swimming Australia Puts Stilnox To Sleep

Swimming Australia put a blanket ban on the prescription drug Stilnox…

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Roberts and Sullivan Entered In Commonwealth Trials; Full Start List Published

With the start list for the Australian National Championships now published it was a surprise to many to see that James Roberts and Eamon Sullivan were included amongst the entrants…

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Magnussen Is Ready To Race

Australian swimming star James Magnussen appears to be preparing to take on competitors from China, Japan, South Africa and Brazil by racing himself into to shape…

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