Michael Phelps

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“If you want to be the best, you have to do things other people aren’t willing to do.”

Teaching America’s WWII Navy Fighter Pilots to Swim

When Pearl Harbor was bombed in 1941, most Americans did not know how to swim. That fateful December morning, the future of swimming changed when the war moved from the sea to the skies.

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Verraszto, Shemberev & Peribonio Lower WC, National Marks In 400 IM

David Verraszto broke his own World Cup Record to win the 400 IM at the second stop of the circuit in Doha.

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Get Ready For College Swimming With The 2018 College Preview

You can get the 2018 COLLEGE PREVIEW through Oct 17th. OUR THEME: How to be a Student Athlete. We also rank the TOP 50 2018-19 NCAA SWIMMERS, and we deliver our first POWER RANKINGS, projecting who will be the 2019 NCAA Championship team.

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Tyler McGill Announces Head Coaching Role For Opelika Swim Team

Tyler McGill will be the new head coach of the Opelika Swim Team.

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Get The 2018 College Preview SwimSwam Magazine Here

You can get the 2018 COLLEGE PREVIEW through Oct 17th. OUR THEME: How to be a Student Athlete. We also rank the TOP 50 2018-19 NCAA SWIMMERS, and we deliver our first POWER RANKINGS, projecting who will be the 2019 NCAA Championship team.

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Olympic Silver Medalist Masato Sakai Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

Masato Sakai (left) took the Olympic silver medal behind American icon Michael Phelps in the 200m fly at the last Summer Olympic Games. Since, the 23-year-old hasn’t been as explosive, leading to shoulder surgery this week.

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SwimSwam Pulse: 65% Pick Men’s 100 Fly Record To Fall in 2019

Almost two-thirds of voters predicted that the men’s 100 fly world record was mostly likely to fall in our latest poll, which picked four relatively difficult – but possible – records to be broken next year.

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Get Ready For College With The 2018 College Preview SwimSwam Magazine

The COLLEGE PREVIEW arrives in-home early September. OUR THEME: How to be a Student Athlete. We rank the TOP 50 NCAA SWIMMERS, and we deliver our first POWER RANKINGS, projecting who will be the 2019 NCAA Championship team.

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Conor Dwyer Throws Cubs First Pitch and Promotes Sun Safety

Conor Dwyer has graced the Wrigley Field mound many a time, but Saturday, he and his family promoted sun safety while he did so.

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Complete with Signature Warmup, Phelps Throws Diamondbacks First Pitch

Phelps took the mound representing his foundation for Drowning Impact Awareness Month.

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Carson Foster Does it Again: Re-Lowers 400 IM NAG Record in Finals

Carson Foster (right) and his brother Jake (left) finished 1st and 2nd in the 400 IM at the 2018 Junior Pan Pacific Championships.

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Il 16enne Carson Foster Abbassa I Record Juniores Di Phelps E Dressel

CAMPIONATI PAN PACIFIC JUNIORES 2018 23-26 Agosto 2018 Suva, Fiji Live Results/Psychs USA Swimming Meet Landing Page Full Meet Information…

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Carson Foster Bests Michael Phelps’ 15-16 400 IM NAG Record in Fiji

Foster took nearly three tenths off Phelps’ previous record.

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Prep For College With The 2018 College Preview SwimSwam Magazine

Prep for college with the 2018 COLLEGE PREVIEW. Our theme is HOW TO BE A STUDENT ATHLETE. We also rank the TOP 50 NCAA SWIMMERS and deliver our first POWER RANKINGS projecting the 2019 NCAA Championships.

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2018 Junior Pan Pacs Day 1 Preview: US Backstrokers, Tuggle & Urlando

Phoebe Bacon leads a stacked field of American female backstrokers set to compete in the 100 on day 1 of the Junior Pan Pacs in Fiji.

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