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Lia Neal Shines as Stanford Men & Women Top Arizona at Home

WOMEN’S MEET Arizona’s much-talked about freshman class was stifled today at Stanford, as the Cardinal seemed to have an answer…

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Stanford Women Nearly Sweep Arizona State in Pac-12 Showdown

Ella Eastin was a double-winner in Stanford’s win yesterday over Arizona State

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Simone Manuel And Katie Ledecky Honored In ESPNW’s “Impact 25” List

Current and future Stanford Cardinal student athletes Simone Manuel and Katie Ledecky have been selected by ESPNW as two of the most influential people in women’s sports this year.

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Olympic Icon Aaron Peirsol’s Love Affair with Water – Rich Roll Podcast

Aaron Peirsol gets the Rich Roll treatment, nearly two and half hours of conversation on the swim life, love of water, mentorship and the importance of sustainability & passion.

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets of the Week: #6 Rooney Officially a Gator

9 months after his verbal commitment to the Gators, Maxime Rooney finally inked that NLI.

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College Swimming Previews: Neal, Haase, and Youth to Lead #3 Stanford

Lia Neal (above) will be hungry for a national title as the fastest returning 100 and 200 freestyler in the NCAA this year.

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Roka swimskins Dominate IRONMAN® World Championship

More athletes at the 2015 IRONMAN® World Championship relied on ROKA swimskins than any other brand.

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Stanford Receives Verbal from Winter Nationals Qualifier Hannah Boyd

Waves Bloomington/Normal YMCA’s Hannah Boyd has committed to the Stanford Cardinal for next fall. Boyd is a very strong freestyler, who excels…

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Stanford Picks Up Local NAG Record Breaker, #18 Benjamin Ho

“I chose Stanford because the combination of academics and athletics there are unparalleled. Also, the great coaches and team at Stanford made me feel like I was at home with family. Go Cardinal!”

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Former Stanford Teammates on Mission to Build the Fastest Gear on the Planet

THE REAL STORY? ROKA started on a dare between former teammates, sparked an obsession, and has grown into a rapidly-expanding performance apparel brand.

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Colleges Kick off 2015-2016 Season with Intrasquad and Alumni Meets

The 2015-2016 season continues to kick off as teams dive into the competition water this weekend

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ROKA Releases Elite Swimwear For Men and Women

Developed specifically to meet the training demands of high performance athletes, the new suits are crafted with premium materials and engineered with technologies that maximize durability, comfort and fit under stress.

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4 Ways to Optimize your Time Prior to a Championship Meet

As the physical demand of training lightens with taper and you spend less time at the pool, how you manage the remaining hours in your day becomes more critical.

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How to Nail the Taper

Reach your body’s peak performance level by diminishing training volume—enabling your body to recover from the physiological stress of months of heavy training. Literature suggests the taper period should involve a reduction to 40-60% of one’s training volume to maximize performance gains.

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Tara Kirk ’04, Dr. Rick Schavone to Join Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame

The eight inductees, including Tara Kirk and Rick Schavone will be honored at a private reception and dinner at Bing Concert Hall on Friday, Oct. 16.

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