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2024 Olympic Previews: The Sky’s the Limit in 400 IM for Marchand, but Battle Brews for 3rd

After demolishing the World Record last summer in the 400 IM, Leon Marchand has just the Olympic Gold to complete his complete ownership of the event.


Making the US Olympic Team vs. Making the Podium at the Olympics, a Statistical Review

Hali Flickinger occupies a pretty unique space in American swimming history, threading a needle that nobody else has done in at least 40 years.


2024 Japanese Olympic Trials: Retired Rio Champion Kosuke Hagino Gives His Take

Hear what retired Olympic champion Kosuke Hagino has to say about the upcoming Japanese Olympic Trials which begin on Sunday, March 17th.


Storied Japanese Coach Nori Hirai’s Suspension Lifted, Olympic Coaching Still Possible

Storied coach Norimasa Hirai was suspended six months by the Japanese Swimming Federation, a ban which expired at the end of February.


The Male Swimmers With The Fastest Four-Stroke 400 IM Add-Ups

Incredibly elite across all four strokes, Michael Andrew challenges Phelps, Lochte, Dressel and others in the battle for the top spot in the 400 IM add-up.


Tomoru Honda Realizza Il Personale Nei 400 Misti 4:09.98

Si è aperto a Tokyo il Japan Open 2023 e Tomoru Honda si è fatto subito notare realizzando il primato personale nei 400 misti

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Qin Haiyang E Zhang Yufei Proclamati MVP Dei Giochi Asiatici

I nuotatori cinesi Zhang Yufei e Qin Haiyang sono stati nominati rispettivamente MVP femminile e maschile dei 19° Giochi Asiatici.

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Zhang Yufei & Qin Haiyang Both Named MVP Of 19th Asian Games

Chinese swimming powerhouses Zhang Yufei and Qin Haiyang were both named overall MVP of the Asian Games which just concluded in Hangzhou.

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Wang Shun Describes Evolution Of Rivalry With Daiya Seto

Post-Asian Games, Olympic champion Wang Shun of China reflects on his longtime racing relationship with Japan’s Daiya Seto.


Zhang Yufei & Rikako Ikee Share Tearful Hug On 50 Fly Asian Games Podium

Japan’s Rikako Ikee claimed 50m butterfly bronze on the final night of the 2023 Asian Games, another heroic finish for the leukemia survivor.


Wang Shun Crushes 1:54.62 200 IM As 3rd-Best Performer In History

29-year-old Olympic champion Wang Shun busted out the fastest 200m IM of his career, hitting 1:54.62 for a new Asian Record.


Asian Games: Zhang Yufei Punta A Diventare La Seconda Donna MVP Della Storia

La cinese Zhang Yufei punta a diventare la seconda donna della storia a ricevere il riconoscimento di MVP agli Asian Games

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2023 Asian Games: Zhang Yufei Eyes Potential MVP History

Olympic multi-gold medalist Zhang Yufei of China is eyeing the goal of becoming just the 2nd woman ever to be named Asian Games MVP.


SwimSwam’s Awards For The 2023 World Junior Championships

American Maximus Williamson was an absolute force at the World Junior Championships winning six gold and seven total medals.


Storied Coach Norimasa Hirai Suspended Six Months By Japanese Swimming Federation

Today multi-Olympic coach Norimasa Hirai has been handed a six-month suspension by the Japanese Swimming Federation (JASF).