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USA Swimming Announces Updated 2020 Meet Calendar

USA Swimming has announced it’s 2020 national meet schedule, including a virtual meet and two meets spread across multple locatioins.


2017-18 National Team Tracker (And Standings Thus Far)

Ryan Lochte is perhaps the most high-profile American swimmer who has not yet put forth a time that would qualify him for the 2017-18 National Team.


All the Links You Need for the 2017 US Open

Probably the biggest story that swim fans are expecting is a first look at Ryan Lochte racing since his Rio suspension.


USA Swimming Releases Time Standards For 2016 US Open & Jr Nationals

The US Open is scheduled to take place in Minneapolis, MN from August 2nd to August 6th and the Junior National Championships will follow, starting on August 8th and continuing through August 13th.

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Minneapolis Scheduled to Host 2016 U.S. Open, Junior Nationals

Some changes to the national meet schedule have been instated for the summer of 2016, with the news of an additional…


Katinka Hosszu Breaks 400 IM U.S. Open Record, Now Holds Both U.S. Open Marks in the IM

Katinka Hosszu, in the prelims of day two of the Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara, has broken the…


Katie Ledecky Lowers Jr World, US Open, and National Meet Records With 3rd Fastest 400 Freestyle In History

Katie Ledecky broke the FINA Junior World Record, US Open Record, and National Meet record during prelims of the 2014 US National Championships in Irvine, California.


Below the surface – Photo Vault

We all know most of the action in swimming is underwater. As we close out 2013 we’ve tapped into the…

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Missy Franklin To Co-host Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day

“Fresh off of winning six gold medals at the 2013 FINA World Championships, Missy Franklin will co-host Arthur Ashe Kid’s Day August 24th.” (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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Stanford Cardinal Lia Neal is Ready for the College Season

Neal struggled a little at US World Trials, but the 2012 Olympian is excited about the college season ahead at Stanford. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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Nick Thoman Drops Fast 100 Backstroke After 9 months Off, 53.6 – Feature Video

SwimMAC’s Nick Thoman, who skipped Indy, was 3rd in 53.65. That should give him a spot on the National Team for the year. (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)


Danny Tucker Explains 49.1 100 freestyle Win at US Open – Feature Video

Video capture courtesy of swimswam contributor Morgan Priestley: Men’s 100 Freestyle – FINALS – US Open Perhaps the buzziest swim…


Who is Kiera Janzen? How did she go 1:58 to win 200 Free at the US Open? – Feature Video

Junior-to-be Kiera Janzen won the women’s 200 free in 1:58.28 at US Open: that’s more than three seconds better than she had been coming into the meet. (Image courtesy of Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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Video Interview: Cullen Jones Gearing Up for Rio Run

Cullen takes time on the last night of the U.S. Open to talk with SwimSwam about his 2013 season, his four year plan, and his philanthropic efforts outside the pool.


Junior World Championship Rankings Prior to Junior Nationals

This is the updated list as of August 4th, 2013 with the selection standings for the 2013 Junior World Championships in Dubai. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures)