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Coach’s Intel: Northfield Swim Club’s Gunnar Teigen Shares a Couple Sets

Gunnar Teigen of Northfield Swim Club shares two different sets in today’s Coach’s Intel. (Photo: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)

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Coach’s Intel: SMAC’s Erik Collins Shares One of His All Time Favorite Sets

SMAC’s Erik Collins shares a set that helps swimmers develop a monster back-half on their stroke 200’s. (Photo credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)


Coach’s Intel: Billy Howard of Med City Aquatics Drops a Sprint Breaststroke Set

Billy Howard of Med City Aquatics shares a set that sprint breaststrokers are sure to love. (Photo: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)


Coach’s Intel: Jim Halliburton Shares a Great Set for Team Building

Coach’s Intel: Jim Halliburton Shares a Great Set for Team Building.


Coach’s Intel: Scott O’Reilly from Prince William Swim Club Shares His Favorite Set

Scott O’Reilly from PWSC shares a set that focuses on maintaining stroke rate and leg conditioning. (Photo: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)

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Coach’s Intel: Lucy McLaughlin of Streamliner Aquatics Shares a Drill-Based Workout

Lucy McLaughlin from Streamliner Aquatics throws down a drill-based workout. (Photo credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)

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Coach’s Intel: YHubFins Head Coach Corey Coon-Cassily Shows How to Make the Most of Your Pool Space

YHubFins Head Coach Corey Coon-Cassily shows you how to make the most of limited pool space in this morning’s Coach’s Intel. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, The SwimPictures.com)


Coach’s Intel: Tide Swimming’s Josh Fulton Drops a Mid-Season Stroke Specific Workout

Tide Swimming’s Josh Fulton drops a stroke specific mid-season set. (Photo: Tim Binning, The SwimPictures.com)

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Coach’s Intel: Oakville’s Sean Baker Unleashes a 200 Butterflyer’s Race Pace Set

Oakville Aquatics head coach Sean Baker drops a set designed for 200m butterflyers to hit race pace or faster. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures)

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History Repeats Itself in Men’s 4x100m Free

From the start, this was a back-and-forth, wild race at the 2013 FINA World Championships, but ultimately the outcome was the same as we saw in London. (Photo: Victor Puig/victorpuig.com)


With Phelps Gone, “Nothing’s Changed” for le Clos

Chad le Clos is still giving his full effort in training, even without Phelps to chase. (Photo: Staccioli/Arena)

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Hardcore Swim of the Week: Home Cooking at the World University Games

The HardCoreSwim of the week for the 2013 World University Games goes to the Russian men’s 400 free relay. Vlad…

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100m Freestyle World Champ Trials Preview: Solidifying of the Guard

Nathan Adrian, the defending Olympic Champion, is a big favorite in the 100 free with many retirements from the male sprint group. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)


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