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Tunisia's Ous Mellouli wins 10K open water race to add to bronze in the ... - Washington Post

Tunisia's Ous Mellouli wins 10K open water race to add to bronze in the ... - Washington Post | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Bleacher ReportTunisia's Ous Mellouli wins 10K open water race to add to bronze in the ...Washington PostLONDON — Open water swimming provided inspiration for Ous Mellouli when he was struggling in the pool.
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Atkinson makes swimming history

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Alia Atkinson wins Jamaica's first-ever gold in the 100m breaststroke at the World Short Course Championships in Doha.
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More Pioneering From Mireia Belmonte: A Morning 15:19 World S/C Record ... - SwimVortex.com

More Pioneering From Mireia Belmonte: A Morning 15:19 World S/C Record ... - SwimVortex.com | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Nationals round-up: Mireia Belmonte has just cracked the world short-course 1500m freestyle record with 15:19.71 victory over 60 laps at at Spanish winter
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USA Swimming's 2020 Olympic Team Starting To Take Shape - Swimming World Magazine

USA Swimming's 2020 Olympic Team Starting To Take Shape - Swimming World Magazine | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
USA Swimming has reason to believe that the future of the sport is alive and well in its 18-and-unders, many of whom will be on the 2020 Olympic team.
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Breeja Larson, 2012 Olympic Gold Medalist, Signs With Team Arena - Swimming World Magazine

Breeja Larson, 2012 Olympic Gold Medalist, Signs With Team Arena - Swimming World Magazine | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
On the heels of its most successful championships in company history, Arena is proud to announce the signing of 2012 gold medalist Breeja Larson.
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Alia Atkinson is Your Speedo Performance of the Week – Video

Alia Atkinson is Your Speedo Performance of the Week – Video | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
PHOENIX – With 23 world records at the short course world championships and two American records at the US nationals, naturally we had a very tough time trying to pick The post Alia Atkinson is Your Speedo Performance of the Week – Video appeared...
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6 Things You Need To Survive Holiday Training - SwimSwam

6 Things You Need To Survive Holiday Training - SwimSwam | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Hell week is quickly approaching, the week between Christmas and New Years when swimmers do a month’s worth of training in five long, difficult days.
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Kelowna Swimmer Takes Fourth in World Championships - KelownaNow

Kelowna Swimmer Takes Fourth in World Championships - KelownaNow | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
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A local Kelowna graduate landed a fourth place finish at the 12th FINA World Championships held in Doha Qatar on S...
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Five more world records broken to conclude short-course worlds - reachforthewall.com

Five more world records broken to conclude short-course worlds - reachforthewall.com | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Team USA finishes atop the medal standings with 37 total medals in Doha.
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Sarah Sjostrom Blows By Katinka Hosszu for 200 Free World Record at Worlds

Sarah Sjostrom Blows By Katinka Hosszu for 200 Free World Record at Worlds | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
DOHA - Demonstrating unreal closing speed, Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom blew by Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu to break the 1:51 barrier and win the 200 free in world record fashion at the FINA The post Sarah Sjostrom Blows By Katinka Hosszu for 200 Free...
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Ranomi Kromowidjojo Clinches 50 Free World Title - Video - Swimming World Magazine

Ranomi Kromowidjojo Clinches 50 Free World Title - Video - Swimming World Magazine | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Ranomi Kromowidjojo continued a busy, yet successful, night with a winning effort in the 50 free at the FINA World Short Course Championships.
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After Doha, It's Still Ledecky Over Hosszu for Swimmer of the Year - Swimming World Magazine

After Doha, It's Still Ledecky Over Hosszu for Swimmer of the Year - Swimming World Magazine | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Photo by Delly Carr By David Rieder CHARLESTON − Last week, Swimming World announced Katie Ledecky as the female World Swimmer of the Year for the second consecutive year. Sure,
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Twenty-One World Records at FINA World Championships, USA Zero

Twenty-One World Records at FINA World  Championships, USA Zero | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
DOHA- Overall, 21 different events finished the FINA World Short Course Championships with world records in what proved to be a strong meet overall in Doha, Qatar.
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Manaudou to Stretch His Backstroke; Americans Swap All Four Relay Legs in ... - SwimSwam

Manaudou to Stretch His Backstroke; Americans Swap All Four Relay Legs in ... - SwimSwam | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Florent Manaudou will see if he can stretch his 50 backstroke dominance into the 100 in finals of the men's medley relay in Doha.
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Watch Abbey Weitzeil Destroy 100 Free American Record

Watch Abbey Weitzeil Destroy 100 Free American Record | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
FEDERAL WAY – Abbey Weitzeil couldn’t have asked for a better conclusion to two weeks of racing, claiming her first American record in an individual event at the Speedo Winter The post Watch Abbey Weitzeil Destroy 100 Free American Record appeared...
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2014 Sportsperson of the Year: Chad Le Clos - Daily Maverick

2014 Sportsperson of the Year: Chad Le Clos - Daily Maverick | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
As far as South Africa’s individual sporting achievements go, nobody had a better year than Chad Le Clos. Still only 22-years old, he breaks records like Greeks break plates at a wedding. ANTOINETTE MULLER caught up with the multi-gold medallist.
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Michael Phelps, charged with DUI, faces the music in Baltimore, the city that ... - National Post

Michael Phelps, charged with DUI, faces the music in Baltimore, the city that ... - National Post | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Allen Abel: The swimmer who reigns as the most gloriously golden champion in the history of the Olympics goes on trial next Friday
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Stars on show as ticket sales open for Glasgow's IPC Swimming World ... - Insidethegames.biz

Stars on show as ticket sales open for Glasgow's IPC Swimming World ... - Insidethegames.biz | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Ticket sales opened for next year's International Paralympic Committee World Championships in Glasgow this morning, with Great Britain's best known Para-swimmer Ellie Simmonds on hand for the launch.
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FINA Bosses Must Ask To See Evidence Of Putin Link To Doping - Or Resign ... - SwimVortex.com

FINA Bosses Must Ask To See Evidence Of Putin Link To Doping - Or Resign ... - SwimVortex.com | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Editorial: Today, we at SwimVortex.com call on the ruling FINA Bureau, the top table of the international swimming federation, including its Executive Director
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Jamaican Swimming Star First Black Woman to Hold World Title - Atlanta Black Star

Jamaican Swimming Star First Black Woman to Hold World Title - Atlanta Black Star | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
DOHA, Qatar – Jamaican star Alia Atkinson wrote her name in history here Saturday, storming to victory in the 100m breaststroke in world record time at the World Short-course Championships, to become the first Black woman to hold a global title.
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Looking Back On Record Bonanza On The Week That Was – Video

Looking Back On Record Bonanza On The Week That Was – Video | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Photo Courtesy: Qatar Swimming PHOENIX – Two very big swim meets brought us some very shocking results in Qatar and the United States, and a college water polo dynasty was The post Looking Back On Record Bonanza On The Week That Was – Video...
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Cesar Cielo Anchors Brazil to First Men’s 400 Medley Relay World Title

Cesar Cielo Anchors Brazil to First Men’s 400 Medley Relay World Title | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
DOHA - Brazil won its first men’s 400 medley relay by way of a sizzling anchor leg by Cesar Cielo at the FINA World Short Course Championships.
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Chad le Clos Accomplishes First Ever Butterfly Sweep at Short Course Worlds

Chad le Clos Accomplishes First Ever Butterfly Sweep at Short Course Worlds | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
DOHA - Chad le Clos challenged his world record in the men’s 200 fly with his triumph at the FINA World Short Course Championships.
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Junya Koga Break 45 Seconds To Take 100 Back Title At USA Swimming Nationals

Junya Koga Break 45 Seconds To Take 100 Back Title At USA Swimming Nationals | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Photo by: Mike Comer/ProSwimVisuals.com GREENSBORO – Junya Koga put a scare into Nick Thoman’s 100 back U.S.
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Katie Ledecky Leads Loaded Speedo Tom Dolan Invite – Psych Sheets

Katie Ledecky Leads Loaded Speedo Tom Dolan Invite – Psych Sheets | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
COLLEGE PARK – Katie Ledecky already put on a show with an American record in the 1650 last week at Winter Nationals, and will have another week to shine as The post Katie Ledecky Leads Loaded Speedo Tom Dolan Invite – Psych Sheets appeared first...
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China and Iran take top prizes at Asian Paralympic Committee Awards Ceremony - Insidethegames.biz

China and Iran take top prizes at Asian Paralympic Committee Awards Ceremony - Insidethegames.biz | Competitive swimming | Scoop.it
Lin Furong and Sareh Javanmardidodmani have been named Best Male and Female Athletes at the Asian Paralympic Committee's Sports Awards Ceremony in Abu Dhabi.
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