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4 hrs ago | Suria
Australian swimming legend Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay in an interview set to be broadcast Sunday, according to media reports, after years of denying rumours about his sexuality.
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6 hrs ago | The Daily Record
Elenor, who pulled in an impressive haul of swimming medals during the 1950s, passed away at Wishaw General Hospital on Saturday evening.
10 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk
TOP QUARTET: Rebecca Beal, Jenny Scott, Josh Frampton and Josh Rowe who competed in the combined City of Bristol and Exeter open meet TORNADOES of South Dorset swimmers achieved six top-three finishes at the combined City of Bristol and Exeter open meet in Hengrove.
13 hrs ago | Yahoo!
Michael Parkinson and Mary Parkinson talk with swimmer Ian Thorpe while attending day ten of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships Although no transcript has been made available for the show which airs on Sunday night, a preview video contains Parkinson asking the swimmer: "You've always said that you're not gay... is all of that true?" According ... (more)
16 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
Olympic champion Camille Muffat has said that she is retiring from competitive swimming at 25 following a disagreement with her coach.
ORLANDO, Florida, July 11. KATIE Hoff, Elizabeth Beisel and Claire Donahue each won one event, while Alia Atkinson posted a top-six swim in the women's 100 breast during the second night of finals at the Southern Zone Sectional meet at Orlando's YMCA Aquatic Center.
NASSAU, Bahamas, July 11. THOUGH her participation in the Commonwealth Games was never in question, Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace was officially given the thumbs up by the Bahamas Olympic Committee Thursday to compete in Scotland.
Waltham Forest swimmer Reece Nicholls was left smiling from ear to ear after knocking nearly a second off his personal best on the way to silver at the Balfour Beatty London Youth Games.
PHOENIX, Arizona, July 11. The July 2014 issue of Swimming World Magazine is now available for download to Total Access Subscribers! On page 37 of Swimming World Magazine , Dryside Training: Never Enough Core.
RECORD BREAKERS: Morgan Hills, Jasmin Oliver-House, Jasmine McCrea, Guy Selwood and Robbie Hemmings, Ryan Openshaw, Chris Parsons and Will Longhurst all broke competition best times POOLE'S Chris Parsons toppled three records on his way to six gold medals as the club almost doubled its 2013 points tally in the Dorset Development Meet.
Stephanie Peters is no stranger to Georgia's Gabrielsen Natatorium, but it's safe to say she's going to be very happy now that it's her new home pool.
In this June 20, 2014 file photo, Michael Phelps swims in a 100-meter butterfly heat at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet in Santa Clara, Calif.
Eden's super-fish swimmer Georgia Caldwell has been at it again. Georgia qualified to race in seven events at the NSW Country Swimming Championships held over the weekend.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, July 10. IT took almost a month to make it official, but USA Swimming has released the names of swimmers that will represent the Stars and Stripes in August at three competitions around the world: Pan Pacific championships, junior Pan Pacific championships and junior open water world championships.
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.
BALTIMORE, Maryland, July 10. IN advance of the star-studded Athens Bulldog Grand Slam this weekend, adidas Swim has announced that three-time Olympic gold medalist Allison Schmitt is #AllIn after signing an agreement with the apparel company.
The former Team GB breaststroke swimmer, who competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, is now a mentor and has worked with the Dame Kelly Holmes Legacy Trust to help inspire and support young people.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 05:04 pm
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