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Retta Race, SwimSwam

Initial Entries Released For 2021 Kosuke Kitajima Cup: Ikee, Hagino, Ohashi

By Retta Race on SwimSwamTokyo Frog King standout Yui Ohashi is set to race at the 2021 Kosuke Kitajima Cup slated for January 22nd - January 24th.Read the full story on SwimSwam: Initial Entries Rele..

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Annika Johnson, SwimSwam

Amy Bilquist Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

By Annika Johnson on SwimSwamBilquist's shoulder pain started before she left for the 2020 International Swimming League. After recovery, she plans to continue training for Olympic TrialsRead the ..

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Retta Race, SwimSwam

Watch Russian Yekaterina Nekrasova Break Ice Swimming World Record

By Retta Race on SwimSwamJust when you thought your morning practice jump-in was cold, Yekaterina Nekrasova went ice-swimming in Russia in order to claim a new world record.Read the full story on Swim..

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MN Sprinter Ezra Dickerson Joins LSU Class of 2025

By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwamAt the 2020 Minnesota HS AA State Championships, Dickerson was an A-finalist in the 100 backstroke, finishing eighth. Read the full story on SwimSwam: MN Sprinter Ezra Dicke..

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Towson Picks Up Distance Specialist Blakely Dean 2021

By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwamAt the 2020 Virginia HS 5A State Championships, Dean finished seventh in the 200 free and 100 fly. He also swam on both of Matoaca High School's free relays.Read the ful..

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Is Teaching Bilateral Breathing in Freestyle Necessary?

By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwamVery few elite freestylers of either gender tend to breathe to both sides. This begs the question: Should young swimmers be taught to breathe to both sides?Read ..

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Nicole Miller, SwimSwam

Benedetta Pilato Announces Negative Covid Test, Resumes Training

By Nicole Miller on SwimSwamWorld Junior record holder and Italian Olympic qualifier Benedetta Pilato has announced that she tested negative for COVID-19 and is resuming her training. Read the full st..

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Coleman Hodges, SwimSwam

SSPC: Phoebe Bacon Breaks Down What Gains You Get From Training in a 15yd Pool

By Coleman Hodges on SwimSwamBacon detailed training at her new home in Wisconsin is like and how she got through quarantine, documenting her time training in a 15-year pool. Read the full story on Sw..

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Ben Dornan, SwimSwam

Paralympic Swimming Legend Daniel Dias Announces Post-Tokyo Retirement

By Ben Dornan on SwimSwam14-time Paralympic gold medalist Daniel Dias has announced that he will be retiring from the sport following the 2020 Paralympic Games this summer.Read the full story on SwimS..

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Swimmings TopTenTweets: Breaststroke Inspo From Cody Miller

By Ben Dornan on SwimSwamWere back this week with swimmings TopTenTweets presented by Arena, where we round up the best of the swimming Twitterverse.Read the full story on SwimSwam: Swimming’s..

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FINIS Set of the Week: Long Easy Swimming

By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwamThis week's workout was designed as a recovery day. Just some long easy swimming. Read the full story on SwimSwam: FINIS Set of the Week: Long Easy Swimming..

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rokur, Swimmer's Daily

Olympic gold medalist swimmer Klete Keller among Trump supporters that stormed U.S. Capitol

An Olympic gold medalist in swimming was part of the group of President Donald Trump’s supporters that stormed the United States Capitol Building on Wednesday. The man in question, as first repo..

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Madeleine Lepesant, SwimSwam

New Mexico State Receives Verbal from 2019 Futures Qualifier Bella Cratsenberg

By Madeleine Lepesant on SwimSwamNew Mexico State University has added freestyler Bella Cratsenberg of Bellingham, WA to its roster for the 2021-2022 season.Read the full story on SwimSwam: New Mexico..

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Robert Gibbs, SwimSwam

Citing “External Factors,” NCAA Delays Votes on NIL Modernization

By Robert Gibbs on SwimSwamDivision I Council announced today that it would delay a vote that was supposed to be held this week regarding new NIL rules.Read the full story on SwimSwam: Citing “E..

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Brad Sanford Transfers to Duke After Michigan State Cuts Swimming & Diving

By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwamWith the dissolution of the Michigan State program, sophomore Brad Sanford is transferring to Duke for 2021-22. He will have 3 years of eligibility left.Read the full story..

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Curzan & Lochte Scratch Out Of Richmond Pro Swim Series

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwamClaire Curzan and Ryan Lochte have both dropped off the psych sheets for the Pro Swim Series opener in Richmond, along with several other notable names.Read the full story..

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80% Of Japanese Surveyed Say Olympics Should Be Canceled

By Retta Race on SwimSwamOn the heels of Tokyo's state of emergency, recent surveys reveal that overall popular support for hosting the Games is waning within the nation of Japan.Read the full sto..

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James Sutherland, SwimSwam

Casas, Smith & The Other Smith: Four Storylines To Watch At The San Antonio PSS

By James Sutherland on SwimSwamRegan Smith only has a handful of races under her belt since March. What can we expect from her in San Antonio? Read the full story on SwimSwam: Casas, Smith & The ..

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rokur, Swimmer's Daily

Manatee found with ‘TRUMP scrawled on its back in Florida

The United States Fish and Wildlife Service is searching for information on the person or persons responsible for the harassment of a manatee discovered Sunday in the headwaters of the Homosassa River..

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Freestyle Swimming Technique – How to Breathe | The Race Club

A lot of swimmers don’t think about how they are breathing but it can make a huge difference in your freestyle swim technique. Even at the highest level, there are common mistakes in breathing. ..

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