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Olympic News Roundup: Biles, US Gymnasts Testify On FBI Handling of Nassar Case

Catch up on the biggest Olympic and Paralympic storylines outside of the swimming world, including Team GB potentially losing a medal in track and field.

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Premio “Fair Play” Alle Olimpiadi: Nominate 3 Nuotatrici

Annie Lazor, Lilly King e Kaylene Corbett sono candidate per i Tokyo Fair Play Awards, che celebrano “straordinari atti di sportività”.

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Three Swimmers Nominated for Tokyo Fair Play Awards

Annie Lazor, Lilly King and Kaylene Corbett (not pictured) hugged 200 breaststroke winner Tatjana Schoenmaker, leading to a Tokyo Fair Play Awards nomination.

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Caroline Burckle Discusses Mental Health and Well-Being for Olympic Athletes

Mentla health was brought to the forefront of the Games when Olympic gymnast Simone Biles withdrew from the team competition.


Tokyo 2020 Round-Up: Simone Biles Withdraws From Individual All-Around Final

Four-time Olympic champion has this week pulled out of the team final and individual all-around final in order to ‘focus on her mental health’


What Are Fans Talking About? See The Top Posts From Day 4 of the Olympic Games

We took to social media on Day 3 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games to see what the world had to say about the swimming action of the day.


Tokyo 2020 Round-Up: Games Will Go Ahead ‘Even in State of Emergency’

The IOC has this week confirmed that the Olympic Games will ‘absolutely’ go ahead even if Tokyo remains in a state of emergency.


Manuel, Hogshead-Makar Named to Sports Illustrated’s List of Influential Women

Olympic Champions Simone Manuel and Nancy Hogshead-Makar have been named to Sports Illustrated’s list of the most influential women in sport.


Swimmers Strike Out at 2020 Laureus World Sport Awards

3 swimmers, including Regan Smith (above) were nominated for Laureus World Sport Awards in 2020, but aquatic sports came home empty handed on Monday.

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Simone Manuel, Caeleb Dressel Finish in Top 10 of AP Athlete of the Year Votes

Caeleb Dressel (above) received 6 votes in the Male Athlete of the Year category, while Simone Manuel received 1 vote for Female Athlete of the Year.


Swimming’s TopTenTweets: The Costco Taper

We’re back with swimming’s TopTenTweets!

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Simone Manuel Visits LeBron James’ I Promise School in Akron

Manuel spoke as an ambassador for the USA Swimming Foundation.


Missy Franklin Named Youngest-Ever Member of Laureus Academy

Missy Franklin is one of 68 members of the academy that, among other duties, votes on the Laureus World Sport Awards.


USOC Files to Decertify USA Gymnastics as Sport’s Governing Body

The USOC has filed an initial complaint to remove USA Gymnastics as the sport’s national governing body.

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Amid Criticism, USA Gymnastics Interim CEO Steps Down After Five Days

USA Gymnastics CEO Mary Bono stepped down today amid heavy criticism from athletes, just five days after she was named CEO of the gymnastics federation.