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South African Olympian Christopher Reid to Join NC State Post-Grad Group

The Alabama post-grad will head to Raleigh as a result of the coaching changes in Tuscaloosa.

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NCAA Champion Robert Howard to Join IU Pro Group After Summer Nationals

Howard will follow his former Alabama coach Jonty Skinner, now the associate head sprint coach at Indiana, to Bloomington later this year.

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Worlds Medalist Margo Geer Moves from IU to Alabama with Coley Stickels

Geer is one of a handful of Indiana post-grads we know are following Stickels.

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Olympian Ryan Held Following Coach Coley Stickels to Alabama

Held, who had moved to train with the Indiana pro group in February, expects Zane Waddell, Laurent Bams and Ali Khalafalla will comprise his main training partners at Alabama.

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Practice + Pancakes: Behind the Scenes of the TYR Derby Pro Swim

The TYR Derby Pro Swim isn’t just a swim meet – it’s a swimming experience.

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Cinco de Maya DiRado

We’re back with swimming’s TopTenTweets!

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Ryan Held and Lia Neal Share Olympic Memories, Lessons (Video)

Hear Ryan Held and Lia Neal each give perspective on what they took away from their Olympic experiences

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2019 TYR Derby Pro Meet: 50 Free Heat 1 Race Videos

Margo Geer and Mallory Comerford were first and second to the wall in the first round, respectively. Both went 25-low, with Geer at 25.14 and Comerford at 25.18.

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2019 TYR Derby Pro Meet: 50 Free Shoot-Out Live Recap

Margo Geer will battle with seven other women, including Olympians Mallory Comerford and Farida Osman, through three rounds of the 50 free this evening in Louisville.

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2019 TYR Derby Pro Swim Meet: Fratus, Geer Favored for 2019 Titles

Fratus just threw down a world-leading 21.47 at the 2019 Brazil Trophy in his second competition since shoulder surgery in September, while Geer is the defending champion from last year.

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17 World Class Swimmers to Compete at Fourth Annual TYR Derby Pro Swim Meet, April 26

The fourth annual TYR Derby Pro Swim Weekend is set to kick off on Thursday, April 25th, 2019 with a Drowning Prevention Clinic at the Ralph Wright Natatorium in Louisville, Kentucky, with the TYR Derby Pro Swim Meet presented by Churchill Downs to follow.

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets: The Dab Lives On

We’re back with swimming’s TopTenTweets presented by Arena, where we round up the best of the swimming Twitterverse. Featured Instagram…

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McKendree’s Skinner Sets Namibian National Record in 50, 100 Meter Freestyle Races

McKendree sophomore Alexander Skinner set a new Namibian National record in the 50 and 100-meter freestyle April 13 at the Chuck Fruit Aquatic Center Long Course Kickoff swim meet in Edwardsville.

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2019 Pro Swim Series – Richmond: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

The final morning of the 2019 Pro Swim Series – Richmond meet will feature heats of the 200 IM, 200 back, 50 breast, and 100 free, as well as the early heats of the 1500 free.

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3 World Top 10 Times: The Men’s 50 Free at the Richmond PSS Was Electric

Michael Chadwick tied his personal best of 21.96, which he swam the the 2016 Olympic trials.

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