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Barracudas make a splash

New swim club makes waves<p>Published Aug 15, 2017 at 3:27 pm (Updated Aug 15, 2017)<p>Photos<p>North Jersey Barracudas, young and hungry Photos courtesy of …

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Ledecky and Manuel shine at 2017 Worlds

Stanford swimmers Abrahm DeVine, Katie Ledecky, Simone Manuel and Lia Neal traveled alongside Women’s Swimming head coach Greg Meehan to compete in …

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USA Swimming's Quad Plan Hints At Columbus PSS, USA vs Pac-12 Meet

USA Swimming has published an updated version of its competition plan for the 2017-2020 quad, with the coming year’s schedule suggesting a Pro Swim …

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2017 World University Games: Day 2 Finals Live Recap - Swimming World News

Night 2 of the 2017 World University Games will feature five finals and four semifinals in Taipei.<p>Medals will be decided in the Men’s and Women’s 50 …

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World University Games: Men's swimming collects first gold for United States

The Americans captured their first gold of the 2017 World University Games in the men’s 4x100-meter freestyle swimming relay. The team, which …

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Womens Swimming, Team USA to finals 4x100 free relay Drabot (Stanford) in 400 , World University Games - Scoreboard

Womens Swimming<p>Team USA to finals 4x100 free relay Drabot (Stanford) in 400 , World University Games<p>Date of competition: Sunday, August 20, …

Held, Licon, Eastin, DeLoof Named USA Captains for World Univ. Games

Ryan Held -- Photo Courtesy: Swimming World<p><b>Ryan Held</b>, <b>Will Licon</b>, <b>Ella Eastin</b> and <b>Ali DeLoof</b> have been voted captains of the American swim team at the …

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SwimMAC, Mason Manta Rays Triumphant Winners at Junior Nationals

By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam 2017 SPEEDO JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS• August 8 – 12, 2017<br>• East Meadow, NY (Long Island)<br>• Meet Central<br>• Meet info<br>• Psych …

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Steffens, Ledecky finalists for SportsWoman of the Year

USA Water Polo women's national team captain and Stanford grad Maggie Steffens is a finalist for the 2017 Women's Sports Foundation SportsWoman of …

Indianapolis Welcomes 2017 FINA World Junior Championships In One Week

By Coleman Hodges on SwimSwam With 42 rising stars set to represent the United States on their home soil, the 2017 FINA World Junior Championships, …

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Indianapolis Ready to Welcome the 2017 FINA World Junior Championships - Swimming World News

Photo Courtesy: Peter H. Bick<p>With 42 rising stars set to represent the United States on their home soil, the 2017 FINA World Junior Championships, …

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OpEd: Dear Black Parents, Investing in Swimming Lessons Saves Lives

My journey to living my passion started when I was depressed, blacklisted and almost broke.<p>I was wrongfully terminated from my job at a major hospital and I didn’t know what to do next. I continued to workout, run and swim to keep from going stir crazy. My belief was strong: I knew this madness had …

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Ledecky, Meyers, and Steffens Finalists for Sportswoman of the Year

By Torrey Hart on SwimSwam Every year, the Women’s Sports Foundation holds a Salute to Women in Sports event, where they name the Sportswoman of the …

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13 Team USA Athletes Nominated For Sportswoman Of The Year

<i>Mikaela Shiffrin celebrates winning the gold medal in women's slalom at the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships on Feb. 18, 2017 in St. Moritz,</i> …

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Is Age Just A Number For Elite Swimmers?

As we near the end of another season, many elite-level athletes are asking themselves the all-too-familiar question: "Do I have what it takes for …

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Dakota Luther Erases Felicia Lee’s Jr National Meet Record in 100 Fly

By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam 2017 SPEEDO JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS• August 8 – 12, 2017<br>• East Meadow, NY (Long Island)<br>• Meet Central<br>• Meet info<br>• Psych …

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After World Champs Debut, Dakota Luther Returns Confident & Motivated

Photo Courtesy: Peter H. Bick<p><i>By David Rieder.</i><p>With no offense to the other swimmers at Junior Nationals, the caliber of competition is not nearly as …

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Anthony Ervin At YMCA Nationals

<b>Anthony Ervin​</b> made a guest appearance at the 2017 YMCA LC Nationals to talk with, motivate, and interact with the swimmers competing at the event. …

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Mallory Comerford might be the next great freestyle swimmer

The first stroke every competitive swimmer learns is freestyle. The movement serves as the equivalent to an intro-level course for an area of study …

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Swimjitsu draws people from not only region, but as far away as Chicago

EDWARDSVILLE - There were a lot of smiles and happy faces at the Swimjitsu event at the <b>Chuck Fruit Aquatic Center</b> in Edwardsville Saturday and Sunday.<p>…

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USA Swimming Content Now Available for Purchase Through Wazee Digital Commerce (MESA)

Wazee Digital, and USA Swimming, the national governing body for the sport of swimming, today announced that they have extended their partnership. …

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(Video Interview) Carson Foster Never Expected Four-Win Meet at Jrs

Photo Courtesy: Peter H. Bick<p><b>Carson Foster</b> completed his wildly successful Junior Nationals Saturday evening when he added a victory in the 200 IM. …

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She Just Won 3 Gold Medals for Her Swimming. She’s Only 73.

Daniela Barnea, who is 73, typically swims for up to an hour and a half, seven days a week. At her age, that kind of workout, during which she covers nearly two miles, is noteworthy.<p>Even more so is the fact that Ms. Barnea, who lives in Palo Alto, Calif., is a record-breaking swimmer and senior …

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USA Swimming expands content licensing with Wazee Digital

In addition to using Wazee Digital Core as a central media asset management solution for its content, USA Swimming has made that content available …

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Just Outside New York City, USA Swimming's Up-and-Comers on the Verge

Photos Courtesy: Peter H. Bick<p><i>Morning Splash by David Rieder.</i><p>The Nassau County Aquatic Center could be anywhere. The facility holds a 10-lane, …

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Bethany Galat At Energy For Swim: “I Did Not Expect To Win”

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam 2017 ENERGY FOR SWIM!• August 8th & 9th<br>• Foro Italico Pool, Rome, Italy<br>• LCM<br>• Meet Site<br>• Schedule of Events<br>• Rosters<br>• Day 1 Recap<br>• Day 2 …

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U.S. Olympic Committee honors USA water polo, Ledecky

Standout performances during July earned the U.S. women’s national water polo team, Stanford sophomore Katie Ledecky, and Caeleb Dressel, 'Best of …

New, flexible era for IOC?

Los Angeles has won the 2028 Olympics, and the International Olympic Committee will never be the same again because of it. By offering the L.A. bid …

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What Do The World's Best Swimmers Think About Energy For Swim Day One?

2017 Energy For Swim - Rome<p><i>August 8-9, 2017<br>Rome, Italy<br>Foro Italico</i><br>MEET WEBSITE<br>LIVE RESULTS<br>WATCH LIVE<p>Between the light show, DJ, acrobatic dance …

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Ryan Lochte Sails Home On 1:59 In Comeback 200IM On Way To Intl Return In Rome

There was a 21.70 from South Africa’s Brad Tandy in the men’s 50 free and 16:05.83 from U.S. junior teamster Erica Sullivan over 30 laps but all eyes …

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