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2 hrs ago | Daily Mail
After his recent heart 'scare', it would seem prudent to ask just how hard is Michael Jamieson pushing himself? Over four days last September, Nick Gillingham got to see first hand.
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6 hrs ago | Western Telegraph
Oh yes it is! A pantomime horse helps Tenby Boxing Day Swim's Val Coates Rees, Chris Osborne, and sponsors David Lewis, of Lewis, Lewis & Co, and Tim Brace, of FBM Holidays.
Sophomore Morgan Lydic helped guide the Lady Knights to a second-place finish at the Wooster Invitational, capturing the top spot in the 100-yard freestyle breaking her own school and Invitational records WOOSTER, Ohio - The Gannon men's and women's swimming and diving teams concluded the Wooster Invitational at the Ellen Shapiro Natatorium at ... (more)
The Gannon Golden Knights broke two school records in the final day of the Wooster Invitational, as the team captured sixth place WOOSTER, Ohio - The Gannon men's and women's swimming and diving teams concluded the Wooster Invitational at the Ellen Shapiro Natatorium at Wooster High School on Saturday.
The University of Kentucky volleyball team began its NCAA Tournament run with a 25-22, 25-17, 25-17 victory over Duquesne on Saturday in the Lexington Sub-Regional.
Wade Payne/associated press Claire Donahue competes in the preliminaries of the women's 100-yard butterfly at the Winter National Championships on Friday at the Allen Jones Intercollegiate Aquatic Center.
Pittston Area's swimming team has gone through a few changes from the 2012-13 season.
Special thanks to SpeedoUSA for sponsoring our coverage of Winter Nationals. For complete coverage, check out our event coverage page Commentary by Jeff Commings KNOXVILLE, Tennessee, December 7. WHETHER or not Michael Phelps decides to follow through with a comeback effort for the 2016 Olympics, we've got a very promising prospect in the 200 fly ... (more)
Special thanks to SpeedoUSA for sponsoring our coverage of Winter Nationals. For complete coverage, check out our event coverage page KNOXVILLE, Tennessee, December 7. SOUTH African Olympic champion Darian Townsend is posting lifetime bests at 29 years old at the USA Swimming nationals, and he talks about the new training philosophy that's being ... (more)
PHOENIX, Arizona, December 7. THE December issue of Swimming World Magazine is now available for download for Total Access Subscribers! Every year, Swimming World Magazine uses the December issue to name the World and Regional Swimmers of the Year.
Senior Michael Wynalda of the No. 1-ranked University of Michigan men's swimming and diving team set new Big Ten Conference and program records in the 200-yard freestyle on Friday on the second day of the AT&T Winter National Championships, held inside the Allan Jones Aquatic Center.
<![CDATA[HARTFORD, Conn. - Bria Hartley scored 20 of her 25 points before halftime as top-ranked Connecticut women's basketball team routed UC Davis 97-37 on Thursday. Breanna Stewart had 19 points, 13 rebounds and five assists for the Huskies (10-0), who were playing with just six scholarship players because of injuries. It was the Huskies' final tuneup before a showdown later this month with No. 2 Duke. Sydnee Fipps scored 13 points, and Kelsey Harris had 12 to lead UC Davis (2-5). The Huskies used an early 22-0 run to break the game open and led by 43 points at halftime. Hartley outscored UC Davis 20-17 by herself in the first half. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Katie Ledecky beat Missy Franklin in a 500-yard freestyle matchup between Olympic swimming gold medalists Thursday to highlight the first day of the Winter National Championships. Ledecky, a 16-year-old from Bethesda, Md., won in 4 minutes, 32.37 seconds. Franklin, a four-time Olympic gold medalist, was second at 4:34.63. Franklin also swam with her University of California teammates on the winning 400 medley relay team (3:29.91) and the second-place 200 freestyle relay team (1:28.44). Franklin, Elizabeth Pelton, Rachel Bootsma and Marina Garcia set a meet record in the 400 medley relay.
The Proteas are flying high at present, but could they do with help in the form of an Olympic gold medal winner... ? SA swimming star Cameron van der Burgh was photographed in cricket gear by Proteas T20 skipper Faf du Plessis.
Special thanks to SpeedoUSA for sponsoring our coverage of Winter Nationals. For complete coverage, check out our event coverage page KNOXVILLE, Tennessee, December 6. THE second day of action at the USA Swimming Winter Nationals is underway.
PERSHORE sent a team of seven members to compete at the level two Nuneaton open meeting and came away with five medals against strong opposition which included Midland district and national swimmers.
A FRIEND and a passer-by have told of their desperate attempts to try and save a swimmer who drowned in the sea off Durdle Door .