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Annie Lazor: “We did 8 200’s Breaststroke for time on Monday” (Video)

Annie Lazor continues her thrilling year, winning yet another PSS 200 breast title with a 2:23.22. Her PB from Des Moines of 2:22.99 remains the 4th-fastest time in the world.

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Olivia Smoliga on Training Camp: “I was going 1:13’s 100 Backstroke Fast” (Video)

Just 14 minutes after winning the 50 free, Olivia Smoliga surprised herself with a new PSS record and personal best time, winning in a 58.73

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Dressel on 50 Fly: “I was trying to be fast instead of just being fast” (Video)

Dressel’s time is the 12th-fastest time in the world this year.

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Ledecky: “You never really know, coming down from altitude, how you’re going to feel” (Video)

Since coming down from a 2 1/2 week training camp in Colorado Springs, Katie Ledecky is having a solid showing in Richmond

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Leah Smith: “Last year I put a lot of hard work in the bank” (Video)

Looking gleeful and surprised at the scoreboard, Smith’s time of 8:16.33 pushes her to third in the world rankings this season

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Michael Andrew on Co-Owning ISL Team: “It’s a Very Exciting Time” (Video)

Michael Andrew talks about co-owning an ISL team, the upcoming World Championships, and the FINA Champions Series.

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Video Interview: Elizabeth Beisel on Life Since Retiring & “Adulting”

What has Elizabeth Beisel been up to since she retired from competition after the 2017 World Championship? Lots of traveling, writing, and “adulting.”

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Video: Kenyon’s David Fitch Performs Perfect Butterfly Flipturns

Despite the unorthodox approach, some swimmers, such as Kenyon College’s David Fitch, are still able to do turns this way with high efficiency.

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Paltrinieri Says World’s #1 14:38.34 1500 Free “Pretty Good”

2019 ITALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Tuesday, April 2nd – Saturday, April 6th Stadio del Nuoto – Riccione (ITA) LCM SwimSwam Italia Preview SwimSwam…

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Mark Theall Explains How Texas A&M Training Leads to Huge Drops

When Mark Theall finished 7th in the 500 free, he became the first-ever swimmer in Texas A&M history to score in that event

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Andreas Vazaios Explains What Sets NC State Environment Apart (Video)

NC State’s Andreas Vazaios used some massive underwaters to defend his 200 fly title and give NC State its first event win of the meet in the very last individual event

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Cal Coach Dave Durden Describes Build Up to National Title (Video)

Cal scored 560, the 9th most points any men’s team has ever scored at NCAA’s and the most by any team at this meet since 2004

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How Important Was Winning the 400 Free Relay For Texas? (Video)

Texas made a bold relay call, swapping out freshman Drew Kibler (who has generally been good on relays this week) for John Shebat

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Dave Durden: “On a scale of 1 to 10, we were an 11” (Video)

Cal scored 560, the 9th most points any men’s team has ever scored at NCAA’s and the most by any team at this meet since 2007

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John Shebat on 1st NCAA Title in Last NCAA Race: “Surreal” (Video)

Texas’s John Shebat blasted a huge front half to lead the 200 back field, hurting near the end but hanging on and holding off teammate and defending champ Austin Katz by a hair at the wall

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