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2019 World Champs Preview: Barn Burner Set Between USA and AUS in Women’s 4×200

Team USA is stacked with eleven women under 1:59 this season alone… but what does Australia have in its arsenal? And what to expect from Ariarne Titmus?

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2019 World Champs Preview: Women’s 800 Free is Still a Race for Silver

Katie Ledecky is the World #1 this season at 8:10.70 — that’s already faster than the time she went to win the last Worlds title in 2017.

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Tickets On Sale Now for USA Summer Nationals, Junior Nationals

Tickets are now on sale for both the USA Swimming Phillips 66 National Championships and Speedo Junior National Championships in Stanford, California.

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Are WUGs a Good Indicator for a Subsequent Olympics Berth? (2015-16 Edition)

In 2015, Lilly King finished with a silver medal in the 100 breast at WUGs. Her time? A respectable 1:06.93. Things changed in 2016, though.

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Which Super-Suited Records Can Be Broken? Tier 2

We’re counting down the remaining super-suited world records from least to most breakable. Today: Tier 2 – the records that could fall soon.

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2019 World Champs Preview: Titmus Inches Closer to Ledecky in 400 Free

The chances of anybody upsetting Ledecky for gold are minute; but, for the first time in a long time, the women’s 400 freestyle looks to be a closer race.

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Adrian, Grevers, Schmitt, Smith Named USA Swimming Captains for World Champs

Nathan Adrian, Matt Grevers, Allison Schmitt, and Leah Smith will lead the American team in South Korea later this month.

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Why Use a High Octane Freestyle Technique?

At The Race Club, we advocate using High Octane Freestyle recovery in the sprint (50 meter) event and at the end of all freestyle (and IM) races.

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Eastin, Baker O Seliskar, Entre Los 21 Americanos De Los LA Current De La ISL

El director general, Lenny Krayzelburg (4 veces campeón olímpico), ha ayudado a crear un equipo versátil con muchísimos velocistas.

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La composition des 4 dernières équipes de l’ISL dévoilée

La composition des quatre dernières équipes de l’ISL 2019 a été dévoilée. La Française Béryl Gastaldello rejoint les LA Current

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Eastin, Baker, Licon, Seliskar Among 21 Americans on LA Current ISL Roster

GM Lenny Krayzelburg, a four-time Olympic Gold medalist and former world record holder, help put together a versatile team with lots and lots of sprinters.

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Annunciate Le Altre Squadre ISL: I Componenti Di LA Current E New York Breakers

Dopo aver scoperto le squadre DC Trident, Cali Condors,  Aqua Centurions ed Energy Standard, la ISL ha annunciato oggi le altre squadre che comporranno la prima…

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2019 SwimSquads: Adams Family Wins, Jaeger Holds Off Beisel By Single Point

Cammile Adams and the Adams Family have won the 2019 SwimSquad Battles, while the Jaeg-Train bested the Beisel Bunch for second by just one point.

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2019 Clovis Pro Swim Series: Night 2 Photo Vault

Matt Grevers charged to a 2nd place finish in the 50 Back at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Clovis. SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was there to capture the action

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2019 Pro Swim Series- Clovis: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Races to watch for tonight in Clovis are the women’s 400 IM, with Evie Pfeifer V. Sydney Pickrem, and the men’s 50 back, with Justin Ress V. Matt Grevers.

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