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France’s Aubry, Spain’s Ruiz Win Open Water Gold in Brive de Gaillarde

Spain’s Paola Ruiz stunned the favorites and out-touched Olympic champion Sharon van Rouwendaal to clinch the title, while Frenchman David Aubry won the race in Brive La Gaillarde quite convincingly.

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More Than 200 Swimmers Set for LEN Open Water Cup in France

Just as in last year, the second leg of the LEN Open Water Cup in France will turn into a mass event for the pros. Brive La Gaillarde will see 118 men and 96 women lining up for the start of the two races.

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FINA Marathon Series: Cunha y Wellbrock ganan; Ruiz Bravo 19ª

La primera etapa del circuito mundial de aguas abiertas FINA Marathon Swim Series 2019 se ha celebrado en Qatar. Ana Marcela Cunha y Florian Wellbrock han sido los ganadores. Los españoles Paula Ruiz y Guillem Pujol han sido 19ª y 18º. Los ecuatorianos Samantha Arevalo y Esteban Enderica, 25ª y 31º.

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Cunha of Brazil, Wellbrock of Germany Win Doha 10K Race

Florian Wellbrock of Germany and Ana Marcela Cunha of Brazil were the fastest today in Doha, Qatar, the inaugural leg of the FINA Marathon Swim Series 2019.

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Sjostrom, Kolesnikov Named 2018 European Swimmers of the Year

Sjostrom won the women’s award for the 2nd-straight year.

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Leading Swimmers Confirmed for FINA Marathon Swim World Series 2019

Courtesy: FINA The FINA Marathon Swim World Series 2019 is just around the corner with the inaugural leg to be…

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La campeona de Europa Duane da Rocha se retira

La mejor espaldista española de la última década, Duane da Rocha, ha anunciado que se retira. La malagueña fue 2 veces campeona de Europa y nadó en 2 Juegos Olímpicos.

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SwimSwam’s Official 2018 Swammy Award Index

This month, we’re recounting the top performers and performances of the year 2018. Keep track of all of our Swammy Award winners here, with links out to full Swammy Award stories and honorable mentions.

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2018 Swammy Award: Sharon van Rouwendaal Female OW Swimmer of the Year

At the 2018 European Championships in Scotland, van Rouwendaal won three gold medals and one silver.

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Les Championnats de France d’hiver vus de loin des yeux, près du cœur

La natation française se reconstruit, parait-il, et donc prendre connaissance de ce qu’il s’est passé à Montpellier, ce long week-end, ressemble à visiter un chantier.

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Cunha, Weertman Confirm 2018 Overall Wins in FINA Marathon World Serie

Ana Marcela Cunha (BRA), among women, and Ferry Weertman (NED), in the men’s category, confirmed their overall win of the 2018 edition of the FINA/HOSA Marathon Swim World Series, after the conclusion of the eighth and last leg of the circuit, on November 9 in Abu Dhabi (UAE).

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Jack Burnell, Xin Xin Win Gold in Chun’An Open Water 10K

Jack Burnell (GBR) and Xin Xin (CHN) were the winners of the seventh leg of the FINA/HOSA Marathon Swim World Series 2018 taking place in Chun’An, China.

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Italy Claims European Open Water Trophy Over French, Dutch

The Italians won the Open Water Trophy at the European Championships with 175 points.

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17th Annual RCP Tiburon Mile Open Water Swim Sunday, August 19th

The RCP Tiburon Mile is coming up August 19th, 2018. Olympic and World Champions, as well as avid open water swimmers of all ages and levels converge in the San Francisco Bay, California to battle it out.

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Dutch Win Relay, Rasovszky, Bridi Win 25k To Close Euros Open Water

Hungarian Kristof Rasovszky won the men’s 25k to give him two gold and three total medals for the Open Water competition at the European Championships.

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