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2016 Canadian Olympic Trials: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

World Championship bronze medalist Emily Overholt will swim her first race of the trials this morning in the women’s 400 IM prelims.


2016 Canadian Olympic Trials: Men’s IM Events Led By White, Reilly

Evan White is the only man in the 200 IM field who has broken two minutes in his career.

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2016 Canadian Olympic Trials: Wood Heads Up Men’s Backstroke Field

Russell Wood comes in as the top seed in both the 100 and 200 backstroke.


2016 Canadian Olympic Trials: Condorelli, Cochrane Lead Free Events

Santo Condorelli comes in as the favorite in both the 50 and 100m freestyle events.

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Savard and Hanus Highlight Day 1 of Speedo Eastern Canadian Open

Hometown standout Katerine Savard and 17-year-old Danielle Hanus each had important victories to kick off the Speedo Canadian Eastern Open…

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Top Canadian Swimmers To Compete At Eastern Canadian Open

Plenty of Canada’s Olympic hopefuls will be heading to Montréal Thursday to compete at the 2016 Speedo Eastern Canadian Open.


Javier Acevedo Talks New Club, Trials Preparation, And Georgia

World Junior Championship gold medallist Javier Acevedo of Canada has changed his training environment to the Markham Aquatic Club.


National, Provincial Records Fall On Final Night Of OJI

Kelsey Wog broke her second national age group record of the competition en route to a strong victory in the girls 200m IM final.

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Ontario Junior International: Michael Andrew Wins Three Races

Ontario Junior International Toronto, Ont. Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre Live Results Finals 6 p.m Eastern GIRLS 200m FREESTYLE Harriet…


Javier Acevedo Smashes Second National Mark In Two Days

For the second time this weekend Ajax swimmer Javier Acevedo broke a Canadian national record at the short course Age Group International, this time taking down the 100m backstroke mark.

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Javier Acevedo Downs Canadian Record At AGI

Recent Georgia commit Javier Acevedo took down the national age group record in the boys 15-17 short course 200m backstroke Saturday night in Toronto at the Age Group International.

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Junior World Champion Javier Acevedo Commits to Georgia

One of the top young Canadian talents Javier Acevedo will swim for the University of Georgia next fall.


Swimming’s TopTenTweets of the Week: #7 Ross Murdoch Does Open Water?!

Here (above) is Ross Murdoch swimming in a pool. But what if we told you he’s been doing some swimming OUTSIDE OF A POOL!?


Three Ontario Records Fall; Penny Oleksiak Scares 50 Free National Record

Multiple Canadian records have been taken down over the course of the past week, as Penny Oleksiak, Javier Acevedo, and the Markham Aquatic Club all solidified their names in the Ontario record books.

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Video Interview: Javier Acevedo Narrowly Misses Bundle Of Canadian Records

Ajax swimmer Javier Acevedo competed at the Ontario Junior International this weekend representing Swim Ontario. There he took home nine…

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