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Swimming: Tokyo Olympics medal hopeful Ikee diagnosed with leukemia - Reuters
12 Feb 2019

Swimming: Tokyo Olympics medal hopeful Ikee diagnosed with leukemia  Reuters

Japanese swimmer Rikako Ikee, who won six titles at last year's Asian Games and was considered a strong medal contender for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, said ...


Teach swimming at a young age: Olympic gold medallist Missy Franklin - The Hindu
19 Feb 2019

Teach swimming at a young age: Olympic gold medallist Missy Franklin  The Hindu

Missy Franklin could not control her tears when she spoke about how moved she was by the inspiring tale of the girls from Yuwa. The Jharkhand-based NGO run ...


Olympic swimming star Nathan Adrian, a five-time gold medalist, has testicular cancer - USA TODAY
24 Jan 2019

Olympic swimming star Nathan Adrian, a five-time gold medalist, has testicular cancer  USA TODAY

Five-time Olympic gold medalist Nathan Adrian has revealed he's undergoing treatment for testicular cancer. But despite the diagnosis, the swimming star plans ...


Olympic swimming legend Michael Phelps to appear at Wisconsin High School Sports Awards - Appleton Post Crescent
20 Feb 2019

Olympic swimming legend Michael Phelps to appear at Wisconsin High School Sports Awards  Appleton Post Crescent

The May 8 event will honor the state's standout high school athletes, coaches and teams at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center in Appleton.


Olympics official forced to apologize after comments on Japanese superstar swimmer - Fox News
14 Feb 2019

Olympics official forced to apologize after comments on Japanese superstar swimmer  Fox News

Japan's Olympics minister was forced to apologize Wednesday after he appeared to express concern about the Games' excitement after the country's star ...


Japanese Sports Official Worries That Olympic Excitement Will Decrease Because Star Swimmer Was Diagnosed With Leukemia - Deadspin
13 Feb 2019

Japanese Sports Official Worries That Olympic Excitement Will Decrease Because Star Swimmer Was Diagnosed With Leukemia  Deadspin

This week Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee announced that she has been diagnosed with leukemia and is starting treatment for the cancer. Ikee, 18, won ...


Swimming: Olympic champion Adrian having treatment for testicular cancer - Reuters
25 Jan 2019

Swimming: Olympic champion Adrian having treatment for testicular cancer  Reuters

(Reuters) - U.S. swimmer Nathan Adrian, a five times Olympic gold medalist, has announced he is undergoing treatment for testicular cancer with surgery ...


Windham Invitational Special Olympics Swim Meet set for March 9 - Norwich Bulletin
19 Feb 2019

Windham Invitational Special Olympics Swim Meet set for March 9  Norwich Bulletin

The 40th annual Windham Invitational Special Olympics Swim Meet will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 9 at Windham High School, 355 High St., Willimantic ...


Through the Keyhole 2019: Inside the stunning home of Olympics swimmer Rebecca Adlington - Express.co.uk
17 Feb 2019

Through the Keyhole 2019: Inside the stunning home of Olympics swimmer Rebecca Adlington  Express.co.uk

THROUGH THE KEYHOLE is an ITV show which sees Keith Lemon take a sneak peek inside the homes of some very famous faces. Last night, Rebecca ...


Five-time Olympic swimmer Dara Torres to speak at YMCA Inspiration Breakfast - Sun Sentinel
07 Feb 2019

Five-time Olympic swimmer Dara Torres to speak at YMCA Inspiration Breakfast  Sun Sentinel

Dara Torres has come full circle. The five-time Olympic swimmer and 12-time medalist will be this year's keynote speaker during the YMCA of South Palm Beach ...


Rebecca Adlington reveals she suffers panic attacks after her grandad's death at 90 - HELLO! Magazine
20 Feb 2019

Rebecca Adlington reveals she suffers panic attacks after her grandad's death at 90  HELLO! Magazine

Olympic gold medallist Rebecca Adlington has revealed that she started therapy to help cope with panic attacks after the death of her grandad. The 30-year-old ...


Eye on the prize: Medals not money the focus for Titmus ahead of Tokyo - The Sydney Morning Herald
27 Jan 2019

Eye on the prize: Medals not money the focus for Titmus ahead of Tokyo  The Sydney Morning Herald

The coach of Ariarne Titmus says his swimmers won't be racing in the rebel International Swimming League if there is a chance it detracts from Olympic ...


2019 SEA Games swimming to serve as Olympic qualifier - Rappler
03 Feb 2019

2019 SEA Games swimming to serve as Olympic qualifier  Rappler

MANILA, Philippines – Southeast Asian (SEA) swimming stars can now continue their Tokyo 2020 Olympic bid in their own region as Fédération internationale ...


SEC Names 21 to 2019 Swimming & Diving Community Service Teams - SwimSwam
19 Feb 2019

SEC Names 21 to 2019 Swimming & Diving Community Service Teams  SwimSwam

The SEC sponsors Community *Service* Teams for all 21 league sponsored sports. Twenty-one swimmers and divers were honored at the SEC Championships ...


Nathan Adrian Eyes Pool Return; Under Surveillance Plan - Swimming World Magazine
18 Feb 2019

Nathan Adrian Eyes Pool Return; Under Surveillance Plan  Swimming World Magazine

2012 Olympic Champion Nathan Adrian announced via social media on Monday that he was going to be “under close surveillance” and will be having lots of ...


WIAA boys swimming: Sheboygan North freshman Hayon seeks state titles, Olympic trials - Herald Times Reporter
14 Feb 2019

WIAA boys swimming: Sheboygan North freshman Hayon seeks state titles, Olympic trials  Herald Times Reporter

Sheboygan North freshman William Hayon has broken five individual and two relay records this season. He'll look to add a state title or two Saturday.


Jewish swimming pioneer inspires next gen - Australian Jewish News
20 Feb 2019

Jewish swimming pioneer inspires next gen  Australian Jewish News

A HOST of Jewish swimmers kicked off the year in style at last weekend's Victorian Open Swimming Long Course Championships held at MSAC, while under ...


FINA Changes Its Stance After World Champion Swimmers' Antitrust Claims Throw It Into The Deep End - Anti-trust/Competition Law - UK - Mondaq News Alerts
20 Feb 2019

FINA Changes Its Stance After World Champion Swimmers' Antitrust Claims Throw It Into The Deep End - Anti-trust/Competition Law - UK  Mondaq News Alerts

On 15 January 2019, the Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA), the gatekeeper for access to the Olympic Games and World Championships UK ...


Sail GP 2019 Sydney: Ironman, Olympic swimmer Ky Hurst fit for Australian duty, Amanda Lulham, Oarcle’s Larry Ellison - NEWS.com.au
17 Feb 2019

Sail GP 2019 Sydney: Ironman, Olympic swimmer Ky Hurst fit for Australian duty, Amanda Lulham, Oarcle’s Larry Ellison  NEWS.com.au

Surf legend Ky Hurst believes ironmen are among the fittest athletes on the planet but the sailors racing the radical foiling F50 catamarans in the new SailGP ...


Behind the scenes with China’s young skeleton team - Olympic News - Olympics
19 Feb 2019

Behind the scenes with China’s young skeleton team - Olympic News  Olympics

China's young skeleton team are preparing for the Olympic Winter Games in the best possible environment at the Shenyang Olympic Sports Centre, while ...


US Olympic swimmer Nathan Adrian has testicular cancer - The Seattle Times
24 Jan 2019

US Olympic swimmer Nathan Adrian has testicular cancer  The Seattle Times

Five-time Olympic champion swimmer Nathan Adrian has been diagnosed with testicular cancer, but he plans to continue training for the 2020 Tokyo Games.


Missy Franklin Opens Up About Retirement and Life After Swimming - Front Office Sports
19 Feb 2019

Missy Franklin Opens Up About Retirement and Life After Swimming  Front Office Sports

With more time on her hands upon retirement, the 23-year-old Franklin looks to spend it on philanthropic work and public speaking.


Brothers playing big role in Olympic's boys swimming success - Kitsap Sun
07 Feb 2019

Brothers playing big role in Olympic's boys swimming success  Kitsap Sun

The Trojans feature three sets of brothers: the Meyers, Burchells and Sheltons.


S. Korea awaiting N. Korean response to invitation to swimming worlds: PM - Yonhap News Agency
19 Feb 2019

S. Korea awaiting N. Korean response to invitation to swimming worlds: PM  Yonhap News Agency

SEOUL, Feb. 19 (Yonhap) -- Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon said Tuesday South Korea is waiting for North Korea to respond to an invitation to the swimming world ...


Olympic Hopeful Katja Pavicevic Commits to UCSD Swim Team - The Triton
13 Feb 2019

Olympic Hopeful Katja Pavicevic Commits to UCSD Swim Team  The Triton

Canadian Junior National Swim and Dive team member Katja Pavicevic recently committed to UC San Diego's NCAA Division II Swim and Dive team. Pavicevic ...


Thormeyer leads host UBC into U Sports Championships - Delta-Optimist
20 Feb 2019

Thormeyer leads host UBC into U Sports Championships  Delta-Optimist

Markus Thormeyer will look to thrive in friendly waters when UBC Thunderbirds welcome the top intercollegiate swimmers in the country to UBC Aquatic Centre ...


Where the Special Olympics 2019 sports will be played - Time Out Abu Dhabi
20 Feb 2019

Where the Special Olympics 2019 sports will be played  Time Out Abu Dhabi

Find out where and when which sports are happening | News, It's going to be one of the biggest sporting events Abu Dhabi has ever seen. The Special Olympics ...


Plan eyes legacy for Beijing Winter Olympics - China.org.cn
20 Feb 2019

Plan eyes legacy for Beijing Winter Olympics  China.org.cn

With post-Games venue use and regional development at its core, the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics' legacy plan is expected to bring benefits to both locals and ...


It will be free to watch the Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi - Time Out Abu Dhabi
19 Feb 2019

It will be free to watch the Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi  Time Out Abu Dhabi

There'll be no charge to watch any of the sports throughout the games | News, Sport, Abu Dhabi Special Olympics, Abu Dhabi Sport You can now register for ...


Sand to Surf: Special Olympics Tauranga swimmer Kelly Nathan uses Mount event as training for World Games in Abu Dhabi - New Zealand Herald
07 Feb 2019

Sand to Surf: Special Olympics Tauranga swimmer Kelly Nathan uses Mount event as training for World Games in Abu Dhabi  New Zealand Herald

Tauranga's Kelly Nathan is about to represent New Zealand at next month's Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi - but before that, his focus is on ...


Shooting World Cup: After visa denial, Pakistan write to ISSF to cancel Olympic quotas in one event - Scroll.in
20 Feb 2019

Shooting World Cup: After visa denial, Pakistan write to ISSF to cancel Olympic quotas in one event  Scroll.in

The National Rifle Shooting Association of Pakistan made this request after confirming that their shooters were not issued visas by the Indian High Commission.


Five-time Olympic champion Missy Franklin retires from swimming at 23 - The Guardian
19 Dec 2018

Five-time Olympic champion Missy Franklin retires from swimming at 23  The Guardian

Missy Franklin, whose four gold medals at the age of 17 made her one of the stars of the 2012 Olympics, has announced her retirement from competitive ...


The Syrian refugee aiming to become an Olympic swimmer - The Guardian
23 Aug 2018

The Syrian refugee aiming to become an Olympic swimmer  The Guardian

Eid Aljazairli could not swim when he arrived in Britain from Damascus in 2016. Now he aims for Olympic glory.


Quah Ting Wen breaks women's 100m free national record - The New Paper
17 Feb 2019

Quah Ting Wen breaks women's 100m free national record  The New Paper

Swimming News - After winning a bronze medal as part of the women's 4x100m medley team at the Asian Games in Indonesia last year, Quah Ting Wen was ...


2020 US Olympic Swimming Trials Dates Approved - SwimSwam
25 Sep 2018

2020 US Olympic Swimming Trials Dates Approved  SwimSwam

The dates for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials were approved in a meeting off the Board of Directors on Tuesday. The event will be hosted in Omaha, ...


Jazz Carlin: Double Olympic medallist 'taking time out' from swimming - BBC Sport
24 Sep 2018

Jazz Carlin: Double Olympic medallist 'taking time out' from swimming  BBC Sport

Double Olympic silver medallist Jazz Carlin is taking time out from swimming and will not be considered for funding.


USA Swimming Won't Use Morning Finals At 2020 Olympic Trials - SwimSwam
28 Sep 2018

USA Swimming Won't Use Morning Finals At 2020 Olympic Trials  SwimSwam

Along with its qualifying times for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials, USA Swimming has released its order of events, which will mirror the Olympic lineup except for ...


Ryan Lochte: Olympic swimming champ seeks treatment for 'alcohol addiction' - Sky News
07 Oct 2018

Ryan Lochte: Olympic swimming champ seeks treatment for 'alcohol addiction'  Sky News

The six-time gold medallist has reportedly been battling the addiction for many years but hopes to swim in the 2020 Olympics.


Adam Peaty criticism leads to Fina promising to 'modernise' - BBC Sport
05 Dec 2018

Adam Peaty criticism leads to Fina promising to 'modernise'  BBC Sport

Swimming's international governing body says it will look to "improve and modernise" following criticism from Olympic champion Adam Peaty.


Swimming champion, 18, who 'could have qualified for Olympics' dies in fire - Metro
30 Oct 2018

Swimming champion, 18, who 'could have qualified for Olympics' dies in fire  Metro

A teenage swimming star who 'could have qualified for the next Olympics' has died in a horrific house fire. Former European junior swimming champion, Tazmin ...


Calvyn Justus talks swimming, Olympics, technology, vlogs, fans (Includes interview) - Digital Journal
10 Jan 2019

Calvyn Justus talks swimming, Olympics, technology, vlogs, fans (Includes interview)  Digital Journal

Olympic swimmer and vlogger Calvyn Justus chatted with Digital Journal about his experience at the Rio Olympics, as well as his plans for 2019, and how ...


Olympics swimming champs Ryan Murphy, Katie Ledecky highlight Knoxville event - Knoxville News Sentinel
09 Jan 2019

Olympics swimming champs Ryan Murphy, Katie Ledecky highlight Knoxville event  Knoxville News Sentinel

Ryan Murphy is one of the big names in Knoxville for the TYR Pro Swim Series at the University of Tennessee's Allan Jones Intercollegiate Aquatic Center.


Four Reasons Why Swimming is so Popular at the Olympics - Swimming World Magazine
03 Oct 2018

Four Reasons Why Swimming is so Popular at the Olympics  Swimming World Magazine

Why is the sport of swimming so popular at the Olympics? What implications might its temporary, quadrennial popularity hold over the future of the sport?


Swimming Among Most Expensive Tickets for 2020 Olympic Games - SwimSwam
04 Aug 2018

Swimming Among Most Expensive Tickets for 2020 Olympic Games  SwimSwam

On July 20th, the Tokyo Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games announced the ticket prices for all Tokyo 2020 Olympic events. Pool.


Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte banned 14 months for IV infusion - USA TODAY
23 Jul 2018

Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte banned 14 months for IV infusion  USA TODAY

Ryan Lochte won't be swimming at national championships after receiving USADA sanction for an IV infusion.


It's Here! The Aquatics Schedule For The 2020 Olympic Games In Tokyo - SwimSwam
12 Sep 2018

It's Here! The Aquatics Schedule For The 2020 Olympic Games In Tokyo  SwimSwam

When might your favorite swimmers' be in the pool in Tokyo? Take a look at the *fresh* Olympic swimming schedule.


Five-time Olympic medalist Josh Davis talks about swimming career (Includes interview) - Digital Journal
29 Nov 2018

Five-time Olympic medalist Josh Davis talks about swimming career (Includes interview)  Digital Journal

Five-time Olympic medalist Josh Davis (winner of three gold medals at the 1996 Olympic Games, and two silver medals at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney) chatted ...


Cal's Dave Durden, Stanford's Greg Meehan to coach U.S. Olympic swimmers - ESPN
03 Dec 2018

Cal's Dave Durden, Stanford's Greg Meehan to coach U.S. Olympic swimmers  ESPN

Dave Durden of California and Greg Meehan of Stanford will oversee the U.S. Olympic swimming team in 2020, with both serving as head coaches for the first ...


Introducing Swedish swimming sensation Sarah Sjöström - Olympic News - Olympics
25 Oct 2018

Introducing Swedish swimming sensation Sarah Sjöström - Olympic News  Olympics

It is hard to name anyone in world sport in quite as hot form as Sarah Sjöström. In the past two years, the Swedish star has won Olympic gold, claimed three ...


Swimming: Olympics - Swimmers visit Tokyo Olympics venue - The Star Online
07 Aug 2018

Swimming: Olympics - Swimmers visit Tokyo Olympics venue  The Star Online

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese and Canadian swimmers visited the Olympic Aquatics Centre in Tokyo on Tuesday, two years out from the start of the 2020 ...


Swimmer Adam Peaty warns Fina: ‘I don’t care, ban me if you’ve got to’ - The Week UK
20 Dec 2018

Swimmer Adam Peaty warns Fina: ‘I don’t care, ban me if you’ve got to’  The Week UK

British star swimmer Adam Peaty has challenged the sport's global governing body Fina to ban him over his backing of the new rebel International Swimming ...


Swimming Canada Makes Big Changes to Youth Olympics Roster - SwimSwam
04 Oct 2018

Swimming Canada Makes Big Changes to Youth Olympics Roster  SwimSwam

Swimming Canada has swapped 3 of its 8 swimmers scheduled to race at the Youth Olympic Games.


Aquatic Test Events for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Announced - SwimSwam
22 Nov 2018

Aquatic Test Events for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Announced  SwimSwam

The organizing committee for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has unveiled its 2nd set of official test events. For swimming, that will be a standalone Tokyo.


Swimming sensation Missy Franklin announces retirement aged 23 in emotional letter - The Independent
20 Dec 2018

Swimming sensation Missy Franklin announces retirement aged 23 in emotional letter  The Independent

Swimming sensation Missy Franklin has retired from the sport aged 23 after years of injuries and mental illness, writing in an emotional letter: “I began to realize ...


Adam Peaty: New swimming league "what the sport needs" - BBC Sport
06 Nov 2018

Adam Peaty: New swimming league "what the sport needs"  BBC Sport

Olympic champion Adam Peaty says the new International Swimming League (ISL) is "what the sport needs" even though competing in it could lead to a ban ...


Are We Sure that Morning Finals at the Olympics is Bad for Athletes? - SwimSwam
14 Sep 2018

Are We Sure that Morning Finals at the Olympics is Bad for Athletes?  SwimSwam

Editorial *content* on SwimSwam is the opinion of its author, and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of SwimSwam. Ever since FINA announced in July that ...


Youth Olympics: Galloway swimming pedigree passed down through generations - Newshub
21 Sep 2018

Youth Olympics: Galloway swimming pedigree passed down through generations  Newshub

Seventy years ago, Ngaire Galloway spent six weeks travelling and training on a boat bound for the 1948 London Olympics. Now, New Zealand's oldest-living ...


How I Trained For Olympic Trials 30 Minutes A Day - SwimSwam
28 Nov 2018

How I Trained For Olympic Trials 30 Minutes A Day  SwimSwam

In 2015, after not touching water for nearly 18 months, I was struggling with my own identity, constantly bothered by questions like, "Did I reach my full potential?


Russia Claims Youth Olympic Games Swimming Crown - SwimSwam
13 Oct 2018

Russia Claims Youth Olympic Games Swimming Crown  SwimSwam

The 2018 Youth Olympic Games wrapped up last night in Buenos Aires, Argentina with the nation of Russia racing away as the clear leader of the swimming ...


Live Updates of 2020 US Olympic Trials Standards - SwimSwam
27 Sep 2018

Live Updates of 2020 US Olympic Trials Standards  SwimSwam

Tonight, USA Swimming will be announcing the qualifying times for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials - and we'll be tracking all the news right here.


Five Swimmers Who Got Their Careers Started at the Youth Olympics - Swimming World Magazine
09 Oct 2018

Five Swimmers Who Got Their Careers Started at the Youth Olympics  Swimming World Magazine

The 2018 Youth Olympics are going on this week in Argentina with some of the future's bright stars on display in Buenos Aires. USA Swimming has sent a small ...


They're Here: Initial FINA Qualification Times For the 2020 Olympics - SwimSwam
08 May 2018

They're Here: Initial FINA Qualification Times For the 2020 Olympics  SwimSwam

FINA has announced the initial qualifying standards for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan**, including the new men's 800m and women's 1500m ...


Japan's Early Olympic History Helped Globalize Swimming - Swimming World Magazine
12 Sep 2018

Japan's Early Olympic History Helped Globalize Swimming  Swimming World Magazine

By Dan D'Addona. Japan is preparing to host the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, and the country is looking forward to having the spotlight — especially in ...


Michael Houlie made history at Youth Olympics with swimming gold - Independent Online
14 Oct 2018

Michael Houlie made history at Youth Olympics with swimming gold  Independent Online

JOHANNESBURG – The South African team has reason to be satisfied with their performance in the first week at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, ...


(Most Of) Tokyo 2020 Olympic Competition Schedule Released - SwimSwam
18 Jul 2018

(Most Of) Tokyo 2020 Olympic Competition Schedule Released  SwimSwam

Most of the Tokyo 2020 competitive schedule has been released, minus a few events of interest to swimming fans.


Meet the girl who dreams of being Gaza’s first Olympic swimmer - The Independent
21 Jul 2018

Meet the girl who dreams of being Gaza’s first Olympic swimmer  The Independent

A 13-year-old girl from Gaza who has survived three wars is an unlikely candidate for an Olympic swimming champion. Until four years ago Fatima Abu Shedeg ...


WATCH LIVE: Swimming at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games - SwimSwam
07 Oct 2018

WATCH LIVE: Swimming at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games  SwimSwam

Some of the world's biggest junior stars, including European Champion Kristof Milak, take the stage in Buenos Aires this week.


Fanny Durack, the Irish-Australian who won the first women’s Olympic swimming medal - The Irish Times
13 Nov 2018

Fanny Durack, the Irish-Australian who won the first women’s Olympic swimming medal  The Irish Times

Durack caused scandal by rejecting the modest woollen swimsuit for a close-fitting one.


Michael Houlie Swims Fastest-Ever Youth Olympics 50 & 100 Breast - SwimSwam
07 Oct 2018

Michael Houlie Swims Fastest-Ever Youth Olympics 50 & 100 Breast  SwimSwam

In the same race, Michael Houlie, a Tennessee commit, swam the fastest-ever times at the Youth Olympic Games in both the 50 and 100 meter breaststrokes.


Stanford's Greg Meehan and Cal's David Durden tabbed U.S. swimming head coaches at 2020 Olympics - Pac-12.com
04 Dec 2018

Stanford's Greg Meehan and Cal's David Durden tabbed U.S. swimming head coaches at 2020 Olympics  Pac-12.com

Meehan will serve as the women's head coach and Durden will mentor the men's team in Tokyo.


2020 Olympic Trials Cuts Released; All Times Faster Than 2016 - Swimming World Magazine
27 Sep 2018

2020 Olympic Trials Cuts Released; All Times Faster Than 2016  Swimming World Magazine

The wait is finally over! The 2020 Olympic Trials cut times have been released by USA Swimming and every event is faster than the 2016 qualifying times.


Ensuring Tokyo Bay is fit for swimming ahead of the 2020 Olympics - The Japan Times
15 Sep 2018

Ensuring Tokyo Bay is fit for swimming ahead of the 2020 Olympics  The Japan Times

If you squint your eyes, it almost looks like Club Med: an expanse of blue sea, a stretch of beach, white tents and umbrellas on the sand, and plenty of st.


Seekonk's Pina siblings to swim for Cape Verde at 2020 Olympics - The Sun Chronicle
10 Aug 2018

Seekonk's Pina siblings to swim for Cape Verde at 2020 Olympics  The Sun Chronicle

Latroya, Troy and Jayla Pina get a meter closer to their Olympic dreams with each lap of the pool at the Ellis Mayers Natatorium at Seekonk High School.


Adam Peaty: World record holder challenges Fina to ban him - BBC Sport
19 Dec 2018

Adam Peaty: World record holder challenges Fina to ban him  BBC Sport

Olympic champion Adam Peaty has challenged world governing body Fina to ban him after he backed plans to launch the new International Swimming League.


New Zealand Confirms 4-Swimmer Roster for 2018 Youth Olympics - SwimSwam
14 Aug 2018

New Zealand Confirms 4-Swimmer Roster for 2018 Youth Olympics  SwimSwam

Swimming New Zealand has announced a roster of 4 swimmers, 2 male and 2 female, for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games that begin on October 6th in Buenos.


USA Swimming Names Dave Durden, Greg Meehan as 2020 Olympic Coaches - SwimSwam
03 Dec 2018

USA Swimming Names Dave Durden, Greg Meehan as 2020 Olympic Coaches  SwimSwam

USA Swimming has announced its head coaches for the 2020 U.S. Olympic swimming team: Cal's Dave Durden for the men and Stanford's Greg Meehan for the ...


Entry Lists for 2018 Youth Olympic Games Released - SwimSwam
03 Oct 2018

Entry Lists for 2018 Youth Olympic Games Released  SwimSwam

The entry lists for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games have been revealed ahead of the Opening Ceremonies that are scheduled for Saturday evening in Buenos ...


David Wilkie: Swimming 'a rich man's sport' & 'night and day' compared to 1970s - BBC Sport
05 Dec 2018

David Wilkie: Swimming 'a rich man's sport' & 'night and day' compared to 1970s  BBC Sport

Former Olympic champion David Wilkie says swimming is "for the elite" and has failed to increase participation levels since the 1970s.


Swimming: Olympic champ Joseph Schooling moving in 'right direction' for 2020 - ABS-CBN News
23 Aug 2018

Swimming: Olympic champ Joseph Schooling moving in 'right direction' for 2020  ABS-CBN News

JAKARTA—Joseph Schooling did not claim to have swam a perfect race in winning Singapore's first gold medal of the 18th Asian Games but he feels the victory ...


USA Swimming Names 8-Swimmer Roster for 2018 Youth Olympic Games - SwimSwam
06 Sep 2018

USA Swimming Names 8-Swimmer Roster for 2018 Youth Olympic Games  SwimSwam

USA Swimming has announced the maximum of 8 swimmers that it will send to the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina. 2018 will be the 3rd ...


Olympic Oversight? Women's 200, 1500 Free Finals To Fall On Same Night - SwimSwam
12 Sep 2018

Olympic Oversight? Women's 200, 1500 Free Finals To Fall On Same Night  SwimSwam

Upon the release of the 2020 Olympic swimming schedule, we learned that the final of the women's 200 free and 1500 free would both fall on the morning of July ...


Clark Kent Apuada, 10, beats Michael Phelps' swimming record - USA TODAY
09 Aug 2018

Clark Kent Apuada, 10, beats Michael Phelps' swimming record  USA TODAY

Ten-year-old swimmer Clark Kent Apuada recently beat Michael Phelps' 100-meter butterfly record at the Far Western Championships.


Midway between Olympics, swim nationals could propel Carmel's Drew Kibler - Indianapolis Star
24 Jul 2018

Midway between Olympics, swim nationals could propel Carmel's Drew Kibler  Indianapolis Star

INDIANAPOLIS – It would be presumptuous to state the USA Swimming National Championships can do for Carmel's Drew Kibler what they did for Lilly King ...


Roundup: Cal, Stanford coaches to lead USA Swimming at 2020 Olympics - Pac-12.com
04 Dec 2018

Roundup: Cal, Stanford coaches to lead USA Swimming at 2020 Olympics  Pac-12.com

Cal men's swimming head coach David Durden was named head coach of the United States men's team for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, it was announced ...


Swimming: Joseph Schooling to return to Singapore to train for Tokyo 2020 Olympics - The Straits Times
09 Nov 2018

Swimming: Joseph Schooling to return to Singapore to train for Tokyo 2020 Olympics  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - Olympic champion swimmer Joseph Schooling will return to Singapore to train for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics for "the foreseeable future" after he ...


SA's Michael Houlie (18) talks clinching gold in historic Youth Olympics swim - CapeTalk
17 Oct 2018

SA's Michael Houlie (18) talks clinching gold in historic Youth Olympics swim  CapeTalk

SA swimming sensation Michael Houlie took gold in the men's 50m breaststroke final at the Youth Olympic Games last week.


Butterfly by Yusra Mardini review – the refugee swimmer whose story swept the world - The Guardian
09 May 2018

Butterfly by Yusra Mardini review – the refugee swimmer whose story swept the world  The Guardian

Trained relentlessly by her father in Syria, Mardini helped steer a people-laden dinghy to safety, then competed in the Olympics.


Two local synchronized swimmers take steps toward 2020 Olympics - Buffalo News
18 Dec 2018

Two local synchronized swimmers take steps toward 2020 Olympics  Buffalo News

By Mike R. Pesarchick, News Sports Reporter Two former Tonawanda Aquettes swimmers have taken potential next steps toward the 2020 Summer Olympics in ...


Alongside His Successors, Anthony Ervin to Swim Through the Olympic Quad - SwimSwam
29 Jul 2018

Alongside His Successors, Anthony Ervin to Swim Through the Olympic Quad  SwimSwam

Olympic champion Anthony Ervin has his sights set on finals at the 2020 Olympic Trials.


Gold-medalist Olympic swimmer Cullen Jones teaches Baltimore kids the importance of swimming - Baltimore Sun
02 Jun 2018

Gold-medalist Olympic swimmer Cullen Jones teaches Baltimore kids the importance of swimming  Baltimore Sun

Four-time Olympic medalist Cullen Jones stopped by Druid Hill Park as part of USA Swimming's "Make a Splash Tour" to teach four dozen children the basics to ...


Adam Peaty dares governing body Fina to ban him after dispute over new International Swimming League - The Independent
20 Dec 2018

Adam Peaty dares governing body Fina to ban him after dispute over new International Swimming League  The Independent

Adam Peaty has dared world swimming to ban him from the sport after he backed plans for a new International Swimming League (ISL). The new event, which is ...


Michael Phelps rules out Tokyo return for USA - Eurosport.com
13 Apr 2018

Michael Phelps rules out Tokyo return for USA  Eurosport.com

Michael Phelps will not be tempted out of retirement to compete at the 2020 Tokyo Games but the most decorated Olympian of all time is optimistic the U.S. ...


Eastern Hills High School’s Only Swimmer Has Sights Set on the Olympics - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
10 Dec 2018

Eastern Hills High School’s Only Swimmer Has Sights Set on the Olympics  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Layla Harris is on track to becoming one of the best high school swimmers in the state, as sole swimmer at Eastern Hills.


Swimming: Olympics - End gold medal targets, says Australian Thorpe - The Star Online
05 Jun 2018

Swimming: Olympics - End gold medal targets, says Australian Thorpe  The Star Online

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Swimmer Ian Thorpe, Australia's most decorated Olympian, has called on national bodies to stop setting gold medal targets as it puts too ...


Georgia Davies eyeing third Olympic Games - BBC Sport
20 Aug 2018

Georgia Davies eyeing third Olympic Games  BBC Sport

Welsh swimmer Georgia Davies aims to compete in a third Olympic Games after winning four medals at the European Championships in Glasgow.


Swimming: Olympics - Tokyo Games venues hit by construction delays: organisers - The Star Online
24 Jul 2018

Swimming: Olympics - Tokyo Games venues hit by construction delays: organisers  The Star Online

TOKYO (Reuters) - Construction delays at two key Olympic venues could force Tokyo Games organisers into a reshuffle of test event schedules, the organising ...


Olympics - Japan swimming gets sinking feeling over morning finals - Reuters UK
19 Jul 2018

Olympics - Japan swimming gets sinking feeling over morning finals  Reuters UK

The Japanese Swimming Federation (JSF) has expressed disappointment that the Tokyo 2020 Olympics schedule is likely to cater for U.S. audiences, depriving ...


Ex-swimmer Karen Leach on the abuse she suffered from coach Derry O'Rourke - BBC Sport
08 Aug 2018

Ex-swimmer Karen Leach on the abuse she suffered from coach Derry O'Rourke  BBC Sport

Former swimmer Karen Leach tells BBC Sport about the sexual, mental, physical and emotional abuse she suffered as a teenager from her coach.


Swimmers hit world body FINA with antitrust case - ESPN
08 Dec 2018

Swimmers hit world body FINA with antitrust case  ESPN

Three Olympic and world champion swimmers have filed an antitrust suit in California challenging governing body FINA's control over organizing competitions.


BYU Swimmer Aims for Olympics - The Daily Universe - Universe.byu.edu
02 Nov 2018

BYU Swimmer Aims for Olympics - The Daily Universe  Universe.byu.edu

The Olympic swim trials for the 2020 games will be held in Omaha, Nebraska June 21st through 28th, just a month before the Olympic Games which start July ...


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