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Las Vegas Open Water Champions Cup Preview: 3 U.S. Olympians Set to Race

Las Vegas Open Water Champions Cup Friday, October 8th – Sunday, October 10th, 2021 Lake Las Vega, Henderson, NV Open water Results (Also available on MeetMobile) PSYCH SHEET This weekend Sandpipers of Nevada will be hosting the Las Vegas Open Water Champions Cup, which will be serving as a US National Team selection race, and …

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San Diego State Women Cruise To 29th Straight Dual Meet Win At Pepperdine

San Diego State vs Pepperdine (W) Thursday, October 7, 2021 Raleigh Runnels Memorial Pool, Malibu, Calif., Results (PDF) Score: SDSU 81, Pepperdine 65 Courtesy: San Diego State Athletics MALIBU, Calif. – The San Diego State swimming and diving team jumped out to an insurmountable 66-11 lead after four events and went on to an 81-65 victory …

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17-Year-Old Aimee Canny Never Trained Long Course Before Making the Olympics

Coleman Hodges by Coleman Hodges October 08th, 2021 ACC, Africa, College, International, News, Podcasts, Training, Video In the SwimSwam Podcast dive deeper into the sport you love with insider conversations about swimming. Hosted by Coleman Hodges, Garrett McCaffrey, and Gold Medal Mel Stewart, SwimSwam welcomes both the biggest names in swimming that you already know, and rising stars that you …

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Increase The Speed of Your Freestyle and Dolphin Kick

Courtesy of Gary Hall Sr., 10-time World Record Holder, 3-time Olympian, 1976 Olympic Games US Flagbearer and The Race Club co-founder. Part I: Getting the Motion RightThe amount of propulsion generated by the kick is arguably the most important difference among fast and not-so-fast swimmers. While the motions involved in the propulsion for freestyle, butterfly and backstroke kicks …

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Milak Posts 50 Back National Record While Also Hunting 100 Free In Budapest

Day 2 Prelims Highlights Host nation swimmer Kristof Milak dove in twice during this morning’s heats of this FINA World Cup Series stop in Budapest, however, neither race was his signature 200m fly event. Instead, the 21-year-old took on the 50m back and 100m free double, making the final in each. First, in the 50m back, …

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2021 U.S. Masters LC Nationals Day 1: Sauer Honors Coach With Championship Win

When she saw a sign advertising a new Masters swimming program at her fitness center in 1999, DeEtte Sauer decided to try it out. She had been looking for an exercise routine after suffering an injury doing shot put and thought she could swim after watching her daughters do it. Sauer, now 80, jumped in …

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Kromo And Soon-To-Retire Heemskerk Left Off Dutch Roster For Short Course Euros

Neither Heemskerk, who is set to retire later this season, nor Kromowidjojo will race in Kazan at the upcoming short course European Championships. Archive photo via Giorgio Scala / Deepbluemedia / Insidefoto November 2nd – November 7th Palace of Water Sports Kazan, Russia SCM (25m) Meet Site The Royal Dutch Swimming Federation has released its …

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9th-ranked Sam Powe Makes Verbal Commitment to Georgia Bulldogs for 2022-23

Fitter and Faster Swim Camps is the proud sponsor of SwimSwam’s College Recruiting Channel and all commitment news. For many, swimming in college is a lifelong dream that is pursued with dedication and determination. Fitter and Faster is proud to honor these athletes and those who supported them on their journey. Chattanooga, Tennessee native Sam …

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