Zane Grothe

Roadmaps 2.0 – Mapping International Swim Stars: Men’s 200 Free

It’s time to explore some international stars! Read more on the men’s 200 free featuring Danas Rapsys, Sun Yang, Duncan Scott, James Guy, and more.

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Wrong Answers Only

We’re back with swimming’s TopTenTweets!

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Swimmers Sent Home as US Olympic Training Center Shut Down by State Order

A large group of US-based swimmers are heading home after the Olympic Training Center was shut down by state order, SwimSwam has learned.

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R. Smith, Andrew Lead Des Moines Money Earners, Smith Leads Entire PSS

Regan Smith earned the most prize money of any athlete for a second-consecutive Pro Swim Series stop, and she now leads the entire series in earnings at $13K.

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2020 Pro Swim Series – Des Moines: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

The 2020 Pro Swim Series in Des Moines will have its concluding session, featuring the finals of the 800 free, 100 back, 200 breast, 200 IM, and 50 free.

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2020 Pro Swim Series – Des Moines: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Hali Flickinger unleashed the #1 time in the world this year in the prelims of the 200 fly, coming just .02 off of the Pro Swim Series Record set in 2012.

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2020 Pro Swim Series – Des Moines: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Caeleb Dressel comes into Thursday at the Des Moines PSS with the top seed in the men’s 100 free, one of the events in which he’s a two-time world champion.

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Ledecky Hits Fifth-Best 1500 Time Ever to Kick Off Pro Swim Series – Des Moines

Katie Ledecky had a great swim to start off the Des Moines stop of the 2020 Pro Swim Series, collecting the 1500 free victory with a 15:29.51.

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Mathematically Speaking: How Do Smith/Finke Records Compare To Dressel?

American records by Robert Finke (1650 free) and Kieran Smith (500 free) were earth-shattering – but were they as historic as Caeleb Dressel’s 50/100 frees?

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets: This is Fine

We’re back with swimming’s TopTenTweets!

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WATCH: Florida’s Bobby Finke Swims Fastest Mile in History to Win SECs in 14:12

Florida distance star Bobby Finke, a sophomore, became the fastest man ever as he defended his title in the mile with a 14:12.08.

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2020 SECs: Florida’s Bobby Finke Demolishes American Record with 14:12 Mile

Finke smashed the NCAA Record by over 10 seconds and the American Record by over 6 seconds tonight as he won his 2nd-straight SEC title in the mile.

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Kieran Smith Smashes NCAA, American Record with 4:06.3 500 Free

His 4:06.32 broke the NCAA Record, formerly held by Haas, by nearly 2 seconds and broke the American Record, formerly held by Grothe, by nearly a second.

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Smith & Licon Take Over 2020 PSS Leads In Fast Knoxville Meet

The Knoxville Pro Swim Series featured the top seven swims of the series so far, with Regan Smith and Will Licon claiming series leads.

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Regan Smith Leads Money Earners At PSS Knoxville; Grothe Leads Series Earnings

Regan Smith used two wins, two silver medals and the prelims swim bonus to top all money earners at the Knoxville Pro Swim Series at $6,500.

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