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1 hr ago | Daily Journal
A chance meeting at a local swimming pool led to the establishment of a new program that gives local girls the chance to compete in an Olympic sport.
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Even world champion Christian Sprenger admits he has no idea how he will fare when the Commonwealth Games swimming program begins on Thursday.
6 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer
Each day through July 23, Swimming World's Jeff Commings and David Rieder will offer medal predictions in the 19 swimming events on tap at the Commonwealth Games, which begins July 24 in Glasgow, Scotland.
6 hrs ago | York Press
The 20-year-old City of York Baths Club star is one of the 39-strong England team going for glory at the Tollcross International Swimming Centre in Glasgow next week.
9 hrs ago | Yahoo!
Scandals out of the pool and a performance well below expectation at the London Olympics two years ago muddied the waters for the nation's aquatic stars.
10 hrs ago | Newsday
After swimming in the open waters of Long Island's bays, harbors and the ocean, returning to even an Olympic-size pool may seem like taking a dip in a bathtub.
12 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer
FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida, July 22. THE International Masters Swimming Hall of Fame is proud to announce its class of inductees for 2014.
12 hrs ago | IcNetwork
Liz Johnson will be an interested spectator during next month's IPC Swimming European Championships after making the decision to temporarily step back from the sport after London 2012.
15 hrs ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis
You've pounded your legs on the pavement for years and just can't seem to put in the miles you used to.
Ryan Cochrane, Swimming At 25, the Victoria native is the elder statesman on a young Canadian swim team and will be expected to reach the podium in his third - and likely final - Commonwealth Games.
Singer Susan Boyle has visited children in hospital, taking a little bit of the Commonwealth Games with her as she carried the Queen's Baton.
MEDAL HOPE: Kiwi Lauren Boyle will be a legitimate contender for gold in her three main events - the 200 metre, 400m and 800m freestyle.
Peter Gartrell has left his family and his home on the Sunshine Coast to pursue the chance of mentoring a Tasmanian swimmer capable of winning a gold medal.
Jazz Carlin, Jemma Lowe and Georgia Davies shared four medals in Delhi in 2010 with no Welsh male swimmer achieving a podium position in India Jazz Carlin, Jemma Lowe and Georgia Davies shared four medals in Delhi in 2010 with no male swimmer achieving a podium position in India.
GLASGOW: Australian Commonwealth Games swimmers have reacted strongly to repeated questions about the team's London Olympic Games campaign, which was notable for disappointing performances in the pool and bad behaviour out of it.
TWENTY two miles is the shortest route to swim the English Channel but for Tom Goulding, Newcastle West, the wind and waves conspired against him and, by the time he reached land-fall in France earlier this month, he had swum an unbelievable 34 miles.
MICHAEL JAMIESON, who will lead the charge for Scottish medals in his native Glasgow on Thursday, has admitted he cannot say "with 100% certainty" that the Commonwealth Games will not be blighted by doping controversy.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 08:39 pm
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