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

By Torrey Hart on SwimSwam Katie Ledecky, Becca Meyers, and Maggie Steffens are Sportswoman of the Year Finalists. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Ledecky, Meyers, and Steffens Finalists for Sportswoman of the Year

World Swimming Association To Hold Constitutional Convention In D.C.

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By SwimSwam Staff on SwimSwam The World Swimming Association Will Hold Its Constitutional Convention on Friday, September 1, 2017 in Washington, DC, USA, at the Washington Hilton from 3:00-8:00 p.m., in conjunction with the 2017 ASCA World Clinic. Read the full story on SwimSwam: World Swimming Association To Hold Constitutional Convention In D.C.

Michigan Wolverines to Face Six B1G Opponents in 2017-18

By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam Siobhan Haughey is a big reason why the Michigan women are on the fast track to the top tier of the NCAA. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Michigan Wolverines to Face Six B1G Opponents in 2017-18

#SwimBiz: Steve Raquel, Swim Inside the Lane Lines, Think Outside of It

Steve Raquel of IOV Media discusses fun ways to integrate sponsors into your club’s social media plan.

Paolo Barelli Criticizes Appointments To FINA Committees

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam European Swimming Federation President Paolo Barelli was unsuccessful in his bid for the FINA presidency this summer, but is continuing to fight the international swimming federation over issues he raised during his campaign. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Paolo Barelli Criticizes Appointments To FINA Committees

Ranking the 2017 NCAA Women’s Recruiting Classes: #1-4

By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam Brooke Forde headlines a scary good class at #1, the Stanford Cardinal. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Ranking the 2017 NCAA Women’s Recruiting Classes: #1-4

Why My Swedes Are Bae

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam Swedish goggles, I love you. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Why My Swedes Are Bae

World Record Holder Cesar Cielo To Swim Until At Least 2018

By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam While he plans to continue his swimming career through next summer, he hasn't made any decisions on whether or not he'll swim through the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Read the full story on SwimSwam: World Record Holder Cesar Cielo To Swim Until At Least 2018

Write Your Workouts Like A Hot Knife Cutting Through Butter

By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwam That is how it goes… right? Didn’t quite make sense? Let me rephrase… “Write your workouts more swiftly, more pleasantly,... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Write Your Workouts Like A Hot Knife Cutting Through Butter

Stimmt ab für Jan-Philip Glania als Sportstipendiaten des Jahres 2017

By Daniela Kapser on SwimSwam Bei der Wahl zum Deutsche Bank Sport-Stipendiaten ist Jan-Philip Glania unter die letzten Fünf gekommen. Neben seiner Schwimmkarriere studiert Jan-Philip... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Stimmt ab für Jan-Philip Glania als Sportstipendiaten des Jahres 2017

At Swimming Worlds, Hungary Deserves Biggest Gold Of All

By SwimSwam on SwimSwam The World Championships came to a close earlier this month and it always takes a week or two to reflect back and absorb some of the great performances that we witnessed, along with the event’s overall impact on the sport and the global sporting landscape. Read the full story on SwimSwam: At Swimming Worlds, Hungary Deserves Biggest Gold Of All

Alligator Found In Atlantic City Motel Pool

A motel in Atlantic City had an unusual guest check-in on Tuesday morning. The motel is on North Albany Avenue, just a few hundred yards from Lakes Bay. No word on how the alligator got in the pool, but police say it was taken to the Cape May County Zoo. See CBS Philly

Swimmers want New Hope to rethink pool future

The New Hope city pool has been around for more than 50 years. But it might be replaced with a new city hall and police station. A new outdoor pool could be built on the current city hall site, but those plans are uncertain and residents who use the current pool are voicing concerns.

Multiple sclerosis sufferer aims to be first to swim the English Channel

Mike Dawson from Norwich is aiming to be the first person with multiple sclerosis to swim the English Channel.

Swiss hotel tells ‘Jewish guests’ to shower before swimming

A small hotel in the Swiss Alps is facing a barrage of criticism after it put up a sign asking “Jewish guests” to shower before swimming in the hotel pool. Israel described it as “an anti-Semitic act” of the worst kind. The Paradies apartment hotel in the eastern Alpine village of Arosa became the target [...]

New details released in McKinley High School swim coach sexual abuse case

New details were revealed Tuesday in the case of a former Canton City Schools swim coach found guilty of having unlawful sexual conduct with a minor.

94-year-old retired judge puts in swimming pool for neighborhood kids after wife’s death

Lonely after the death of his wife, Keith Davison has filled his yard with children by installing a pool. Davison’s backyard addition is no mere wading pool, at 32 feet long – and 9 feet deep under the diving board. See KARE 11

Lack of swimming skills, not rip currents, causing most New Jersey drownings

“Stupidity and inexperience,” not rip currents, are the primary factors in most New Jersey drownings, according to experts. There have been at least 20 drownings in New Jersey this year. But despite a number of news accounts blaming rip currents for many of the deaths, the real cause is often something more sinister: a lack [...]

The Problem: Bad Streamlines

By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwam Every piece of equipment that exists in swimming today is meant to build power, strength and endurance. But nothing existed to develop the all-important drag reducing streamline. The Solution: The Squeezline Read the full story on SwimSwam: The Problem: Bad Streamlines

Dolphin Kick Breaststroke Drill with Rebecca Soni – Video

By SwimSwam on SwimSwam Rebecca Soni: “Dolphin Kick Breaststroke drill is one of my favorites. For me, the biggest benefit of this drill is being able to work on the timing of the stroke. The timing is the most important variable in this stroke. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Dolphin Kick Breaststroke Drill with Rebecca Soni – Video

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