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Day 1 Relay Lineups: Pieroni, Apple In 400 Free Prelims For U.S. Men

Blake Pieroni will contest the men’s 4×100 free relay prelims for the U.S. men despite being one of their entrants in the individual 100 freestyle.

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SwimSwam Pulse: Farris, Adrian Expected to Make American Free Relay For Tokyo

38% of voters said Dean Farris was the most likely of our listed candidates to make the American 4×100 free relay for the Tokyo Olympics.

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2019 World Champs Previews: Redemption, Tokyo Bids On Line In Men’s 4×100 Free

The U.S. took an embarrassing DQ last summer, while France missed Euro finals in 9th. Redemption is on the line, as are Tokyo Olympic bids in a brutal field.

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Are WUGs a Good Indicator for a Subsequent Olympic Berth? (2020 Predictions)

Coming off of a monster NCAA season, Dean Farris was relatively unproven in LCM. His 47.0 relay split at WUGs has changed the conversation.

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Which Super-Suited Records Can Be Broken? Tier 2

We’re counting down the remaining super-suited world records from least to most breakable. Today: Tier 2 – the records that could fall soon.

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2019 World Champs Previews: Australian Powerhouses Eying Mixed Free Relay Gold

Australia’s Campbell sisters combine for one of the scariest back-halves you’ll ever see – and fast women’s duos are a major theme of the mixed free relay.

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2019 World University Games: Day 7 Finals Live Recap

Finals include the women’s 50 free, 50 breast, 200 fly, and 400 free; the men’s 50 free and 400 IM; and the men’s and women’s 4 x 100 medley relays.

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Universiadi Napoli: Linda Caponi Conquista L’ Argento Nei 400 Metri Stile

UNIVERSIADI – NAPOLI 2019 Napoli (ITA) – Piscina Felice Scandone – Vasca Lunga 04/10 Luglio 2019 Pagina Swimswam Dedicata all’evento sito web…

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United States Will Use John Shebat as Butterflier in Men’s Medley Final

In a surprise move, the United States will use NCAA backstroke champion John Shebat on the butterfly leg of the men’s medley on Wednesday night.

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Braden Holloway Explains 800 Free Relay Order, Newkirk Illness (Video)

WUG’s head men’s coach Braden Holloway explains why Jeff Newkirk was left off of the 800 free relay and why they went with the 4 swimmers that they did

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2019 World University Games: Day 6 Finals Live Recap

Finals on night 6 include the women’s 800 free, men’s 100 fly, women’s 200 free, women’s 50 back, men’s 200 back, men’s 50 breast, men’s 4 x 200 free relay.

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Universiadi Napoli: Argento Per La Staffetta 4×200 Stile Libero Maschile

UNIVERSIADI – NAPOLI 2019 Napoli (ITA) – Piscina Felice Scandone – Vasca Lunga 04/10 Luglio 2019 Pagina Swimswam Dedicata all’evento sito web…

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Universiadi Napoli 2019 – Silvia Scalia Oro 50 Metri Dorso Con 27.92

UNIVERSIADI – NAPOLI 2019 Napoli (ITA) – Piscina Felice Scandone – Vasca Lunga 04/10 Luglio 2019 Pagina Swimswam Dedicata all’evento sito web…

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2019 World University Games: Day 6 Prelims Recap

South Africa’s Tatjana Schoenmaker turns 22 today. She’ll look to celebrate with a clean sweep of breaststroke golds – the 50 breast heats are today.

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World University Games: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

Night 5 of the World University Games will feature 9 events, including finals of the men’s 800 free, women’s 200 breast, men’s 100 free, and women’s 100 fly.

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