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.”

The Weekend that Was in Swimming

Garrett McCaffrey helps you sort through what happened on one of the busiest racing weekends of the year.

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Phelps Breaks Pool Record in Nostalgic Career-Ender

(Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)

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Dax Hill Tweets it Real @DaxHill

Dax Hill wins 200 free at the Longhorn Elite & talks about his chances of making the Olympic 4×200 at Trials in Omaha.

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Longhorn Elite Invite: Day 3 Prelims

“Wu Peng & Michael Phelps will face-off in the 200 butterfly final.” (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Chase Kalisz with Coach Bowman on Trials Taper

Kalisz: “Phelps is a great training partner. The best! I don’t beat him in practice. He always catches me at the end.”

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Bowman on Phelps at Austin Invite

Bob Bowman: “Michael’s 400 IM not good, not bad.”

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Allison Schmitt Breaks U.S. Open Record in 200 Free at Longhorn Elite Invite

Allison Schmitt rocked her second US Open Record of 2012 in the 200 free in Austin (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Feigen; Schmitt Make Big Statements in 100 Free On Night 1 in Austin

Jimmy Feigen was very fast in his home pool on Friday.

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In Briefs: Prelims from Austin Elite Meet Day 1

Missy Franklin topped the 100 free prelim in Austin.

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The Calamity of the Women’s 200 IM at Trials; Phelps-Lochte III

“200 IM Olympic Trials Preview: Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte will thrill and chill the Omaha crowd.” (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Last Dress Rehearsals before Trials

Michael Phelps and Missy Franklin will be in Austin, while Kosuke Kitajima and Stephanie Rice will be in Santa Clara. Some of the biggest names from this summer’s games are in action this weekend. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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5 Things to Watch at 2012 Santa Clara Grand Prix

Even without Phelps and Lochte, Tyler Clary should get a good test in the 400 IM in Santa Clara. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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2012 Longhorn Aquatics Elite Invite Preview: Peirsol on the Mic

Missy Franklin will be among the swimmers opting for Austin over Santa Clara.

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