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USA Swimming, Competitor Swim Partner for Community Outreach Effort

USA Swimming and Competitor Swim, the world’s leader in racing lane technology, today announced an extension to its partnership – the donation of major USA Swimming Championship lane lines to a deserving local swim club post-event. Velocity Swimming has been chosen as the first recipient.

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Speedo Introduces Joseph Schooling

Following multiple medal success at the 2015 FINA World Championships, Joseph Schooling’s reputation as one of swimming’s most exciting new prospects was sealed at the Rio Olympics when he sensationally overcame his boyhood hero, Michael Phelps, to seal victory in the men’s 100m butterfly.

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Practice + Pancakes: Ledecky, Manuel, Neal, Sweetser AM Workout (Video)

Remember that world record that Katie Ledecky set last week in Indy? Well a week before that, SwimSwam was in Palo Alto for practice with Stanford

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Swim-stitutionalized: Advice to Swimmers Asking Why Am I Here?

It is crucial to be cognizant of why you continue to train in what most other sports would consider “offseason”. The routine of training and school creates a comfort zone for some, because you never tend ask “what next?”.

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A Great Way to Keep Yourself Motivated

Being an athlete isn’t easy. It’s a difficult life, and having the motivation to push you through the hard times and painful moments when you feel like giving up is absolutely essential.

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Rutgers to Host Coaches Swimposium

Courtesy: Rutgers Athletics PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Rutgers swimming and diving will host a free admission Coaches Swimposium on Sunday, June 17…

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A3 Performance Inks USA National Team Member Kaersten Meitz

The leading innovator in competitive swimming, A3 Performance, signed another top athlete to their team – USA National Team Member and World University Games Silver Medalist Kaersten Meitz.

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Yoga for Swimmers: Increasing Your Hip Mobility

A swimming-specific yoga practice is an extremely effective way to increase hip mobility, which is one key to developing a strong and efficient kick, in all strokes…

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Dressel Post NCAA’s: “This is some of the best training that I’ve done” (Video)

Swimming a myriad of events in Atlanta this weekend, Caeleb Dressel disclosed to swimswam a bit of how his training has gone since NCAA’s in March

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849 New Swim Jobs You Might Love

Want a job in swimming? We have over 1537 Swim Jobs listed.

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Penny Oleksiak is Currently Training with the Florida Gators (Video)

Olympic gold medalist and Canadian swimmer Penny Oleksiak has made the trip down to Gainesville and is currently swimming under Gregg Troy and the Florida Gators

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Tom Shields Tinkers with Self-Training, Shifts Focus to 200 Fly (Video)

This Spring since coming off of surgery, Cal’s Tom Shields has tried doing it “his way” in training, changing nearly everything up in his daily routine

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200 Breast Champ Daniel Roy Trains By Himself (Video)

While Kalisz is known for strong closing speed, it was Roy who charged back in 33.54 to overtake the double medley world champion and book the win in 2:09.73

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Correcting Your Body Position in Freestyle

When the head is in the correct position, looking down, one cannot see where one is going in the lane.

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Lilly King on Training: “We’ve been bustin it” (Video)

Lilly King shares about how her training this spring has fashioned her into a more well-rounded breaststroker

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