Ozzie Quevedo

Longtime New Zealand Swim Coach David Wright Dies At 74

New Zealand Olympic swim coach and SwimWatch founder David Wright died in late August after a battle with kidney disease.

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Erica Sullivan Has An Idea

We are back with your weekly dose of swimming’s TopTenTweets, where we round up the best of this week’s swimming Twitterverse.

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Defending Champs UVA Women Lead Scored Midseason Psych Sheets

US Olympian Kate Douglass leads the way for the defending NCAA champion Virginia Cavaliers at the season’s midway point.

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Competitor Coach of the Month: Margo Geer

Geer and the Alabama coaching staff led the Crimson Tide to a pair of runner-up finishes at the Tennessee Invitational Nov. 18-20.

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Alabama Picks Up Verbal From AZ State Champion Sydney Blackhurst for 2023

With two years left still to improve before graduating high school, Blackhurst already holds times fast enough to provide breaststroke depth for Alabama.

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Dave Salo Named U.S. Head Coach for 2021 Short Course World Championships

Dave Salo has been named the head coach of the U.S. staff for the 2021 Short Course World Championships. He’ll lead a staff of 4 assistants.

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College Swimming Previews: #5 Alabama Women Geered Up With Strong Senior Squad

After a breakout summer, Rhyan White will be a key for the Alabama Crimson Tide in her senior season.

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Cal Men Pick Up Alabama All-America Transfer Liam Bell

Liam Bell will swim for Cal beginning in the 2021-2022 season. He is one of six Alabama male swimmers who entered the NCAA transfer portal last season.

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Who Are the Top Candidates to Replace Gary Taylor at Auburn?

Mark Gangloff is having early success at North Carolina but could the lure of his alma mater be enough to pull him back to The Plains?

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Pro Swim Series Day1: Leah Smith E Wilimosky Vincono Gli 800-Risultati

Pro Swim Series iniziata questa notte con gli 800 stile libero maschili e femminili. I risultati della prima sessione di gare

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Mission Viejo Pro Swim Series – Session 1 Photo Vault

For the first time in what feels like ages, SwimSwam is back on deck and our photographer Jack Spitser was able to capture images in the California sun

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2021 W. NCAA Championships: SwimSwam’s Awards

The first NCAA Division I Swimming & Diving Championships didn’t disappoint, and here’s our take on the moments and people which stood out to us last week.

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2020-2021 NCAA Men’s Swimming & Diving Power Ranks: February Edition

We’re kicking off the NCAA conference swimming season with our updated Power Ranks – including one big question we’d like to see answered for each team.

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Margo Geer Announces She is Retiring 4 Months Before U.S. Olympic Trials

USA National Teamer Margo Geer announced today that she has decided to retire from competitive swimming now, rather than competing through to Olympic Trials.

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2020-2021 NCAA Men’s Swimming & Diving Power Ranks: January Edition

The Texas Longhorns are still waiting on Austin Katz to perform to previous levels, but if he does, the ceiling for the Texas men is a national championship.

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