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Simone Manuel on 100 Free: “I’m a little frustrated with my 2nd 50” (Video)

After being the only swimmer sub-54 in the prelims, Simone Manuel got the job done tonight in the A final. She posted a 53.65, a touch off of her morning swim.

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(Videos): Italian swimmers explain the “secrets” of their high performance

Italian stars Margherita Panziera, Piero Codia and Fabio Scozzoli talked with SwimSwam during the FINA Champions Swim Series in Budapest to explain how did they improve their performance last season and their aims for the current season.

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Cody Miller Talks First 200 Breast Best in 4 Years (Video)

Cody Miller dropped a new personal best time to win the men’s 200 breast decisively in 2:08.98, improving on his old best of 2:09.08 done way back in 2015.

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Nathan Adrian Analyzes 1st Meet Back Post-Surgery (Video)

Nathan Adrian had a strong showing of 22.22 for third in his fourth race back after surgery.

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Caeleb Dressel Tried to Negative Split the 100 Freestyle in Prelims (Video)

Sunday night in the final race of the 2019 Atlanta Classic, Caeleb Dressel posted an impressive 47.86 in the 100 freestyle, becoming the 4th-fastest performer in the world this year. In prelims, Dressel nearly even-split the race, touching in an impressive 48.45, splitting 24.10/24.35.

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Regan Smith Breaks Down Near Best Time in 200 Back

Regan Smith put on a sensational performance to win the women’s 200 back, clocking 2:06.47 to narrowly miss her personal best time of 2:06.43. Smith was also just off of Taylor Ruck‘s PSS Record of 2:06.36.

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Annie Lazor breaks Down 2:20 200 Breast, Tapering in May (Video)

Annie Lazor dropped a massive best time to win the women’s 200 breast in 2:20.77, over two seconds faster than her previous PB set in Des Moines (2:22.99).

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Katie Drabot had Practice at the OTC the Day After NCAA’s (Video)

After winning the 200 fly in Bloomington, Katie Drabot earned 2nd in the 50 fly with 26.66. Drabot’s swim was a new best, her first time cracking 27 seconds.

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Leah Gingrich Talks Return to Swimming After 6-Year Break (Video)

At 29-years-old, Leah Gingrich is swimming as fast as she ever has and keeping pace with America’s top butterflyers.

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Hali Flickinger on Heavy Training Block and Fast Racing at ATL Classic (Video)

Hali Flickinger has had an incredible showing at the 2019 Atlanta Classic, despite an intense training block involving high-yardage practices and heavy weight sessions.

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Michael Andrew Explains Day 4 “Scratch” From Bloomington (Video)

After winning the 50 back, breast, and fly, Michael Andrew has scratched his remaining swims for the final prelims session of the Bloomington PSS.

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Blake Pieroni Goes .7 In-Season Best on No Rest in Bloomington (Video)

A new season-best for Pieroni, improving on his 1:47.92 from the Des Moines stop, this puts him 24th in the world in 2018-19 (and top American, passing Caeleb Dressel’s 1:47.31).

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Katie Ledecky on Not Resting All Year: “I’m excited to see it pay off” (Video)

Katie Ledecky was dominant en route to the victory in the women’s 200 freestyle, posting a time of 1:55.80.

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Video: Olivia Smoliga Talks 100 Backstroke Disqualification and DQ Overturn

2019 ATLANTA CLASSIC May 17th-19th, 2019 Georgia Tech McAuley Aquatic Center, Atlanta, Georgia LCM (50m pool) Meet Information Psych Sheets…

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After Post-NCAA Mental Reset, Ella Eastin is Back Stronger Than Ever (Video)

The 22-year-old’s previous best was 4:38.43 from the Indianapolis PSS last year (though she had initially gone 4:36.96 at the 2017 World Trials before she was disqualified).

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