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  1. Video: Chris Hemsworth, Sebastian Stan and Joseph Schooling dish out...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Fans of Chris Hemsworth and Sebastian Stan might be more used to seeing them clothed in capes and metal, but it turns out they don't look so bad in suits, either. The Avengers: Infinity War stars walked the Hugo Boss red carpet at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre on May 25, joining local BOSS ambassador Joseph Schooling at the event held to unveil the fashion label's new BOSS store concept.

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  2. Katie Ledecky's Era of DominanceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    In her first meet as a professional swimmer, Katie Ledecky stunned the world with remarkable swims and silenced a lot of her recent critics at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Indianpolis. She put up a new world record in the 1500 freestyle and strong world-leading times in the 400 and 800 freestyle races.

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  3. Cardinal corner: Synchro coach change; sailing and crewRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    Stanford's Emily Arbuthnott reached the Round of 16 at the NCAA singles tournament in Winston-Salem before falling Friday. She ended the season tied for the team lead in victories and recorded a team-best eight clinch points.

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  4. Experienced Jerry Olszewski To Coach Fullerton College Swim TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Both the Hornet men and women's swim and dive teams will have a fresh look under new head coach Jerry Olszewski . "I'm extremely excited to be back in my hometown to coach at Fullerton College, which has had a storied aquatics championship history.

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  5. Olympic swimming star Katinka Hosszu in ugly split with husband/coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    The 29-year-old Hungarian, who won three gold and a silver at the 2016 Rio Olympics, has announced that she and Shane Tusup are splitting. "I would like to get ahead of the gossip, sadly Shane and I haven't been able to resolve our personal issues, therefore we are no longer working together," Hosszu said on Facebook.

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  6. 'It's coaches' jobs to care about you!': USA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ThinkProgress

    MAY 23: Tim Hinchey, president and CEO of USA Swimming testifies before the House Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee May 23, 2018 in Washington, DC. The committee held a hearing on "Examining the Olympic Community's Ability to Protect Athletes from Sexual Abuse."

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  7. Swimmers win bigRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Castanet.net

    The team put Salmon Arm on the map, achieving fourth place in Canada among medium-sized teams and eigth place overall in the country. "Each Salmon Arm waves master swimmer achieved personal success at nationals," said head coach, Barry Healey.

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  8. Katinka Hosszu Announces Split from Coach/Husband Shane TusupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Four-time Hungarian Olympian Katinka Hosszu announced via Facebook today that she and her coach/husband, Shane Tusup , will be splitting ways after attempting to work through personal and professional differences. "I would like to get ahead of the gossip, sadly Shane and I haven't been able to resolve our personal issues, therefore we are no longer working together.

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  9. Charlotte Bonnet Adds Another Event For European Championships at French NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    On the third evening of the 2018 French Nationals in Saint Raphael, Charlotte Bonnet as well as David Aubry , Damien Joly , Stanislas Huille , Paul-Gabriel Bedel , Maxence Orange , Marie Wattel and Margaux Fabre picked up the necessary qualifying times for the European Championships at the end of the summer. Aubry and Joly were both under the European Championships qualification in the heats as both guys went 15:03 in the heats.

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  10. 2018 Swim Around Key West Adding 3 New Race DivisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    In the only race around Key West that's sanctioned, insured and U.S. Coast Guard permitted, individual athletes and relay teams are to attempt epic 12.5-mile open-water swims around the island. Swimmers wearing mermaid tails can participate in competitions ranging from 800 yards to the 20k or 12.5 miles.

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  11. Olympic Gold Medalist Joseph Schooling Signs with SpeedoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Speedo, the world's leading swimwear brand, has signed Singaporean swimmer, Joseph Schooling , to Team Speedo on a long-term deal. Aged 22 years old, Joseph Schooling has already made history by becoming Singapore's first Olympic champion in 2016 by claiming gold in the Men's 100m Butterfly.

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  12. Why the Top 5 Medal-Producing Countries Dominate the Summer OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... The nation may not be the threat that it once was, but it still holds a prominent place in the world of Olympic swimming. Since its Olympic debut in 1896, the United States has continuously tightened its stranglehold on competitive swimming. It tops ...

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  13. PNG rules out Oro's `5th gold' off swim relayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    Cagayan de Oro City swimming coach Edgardo "Wawang" Maut was all smiles when his women's swimming team ended first in the 4x100 women's relay freestyle at the end of the 2018 Philippine National Games swimming event on Wednesday, May 23, at the Abellana Sports Center poolside. Maut, son of former Asian Games swimmer Sukarno "Boy" Maut, even raised a victory hand thinking the foursome of Tanya Barero, Kasmia Sogoc, Stephanie Asil and Lydel Puklawan finally gave the swimming delegation a gold medal.

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  14. Lawmakers: Funding, urgency lacking in Olympic abuse crisis | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gazette

    Witnesses prepare to testify before the House Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee about the Olympic community's ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. From left are: U.S. Olympic Committee Acting CEO Susanne Lyons, USA Gymnastics President and CEO Kerry Perry, USA Swimming President and CEO Tim Hinchey, USA Taekwondo CEO Steve McNally, USA Volleyball CEO Jamie Davis, and U.S. Center for SafeSport President and CEO Shellie Pfohl.

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  15. Going for it - Holly Bocking and Chloe Scott compete in their breaststroke raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Halstead Gazette

    Mark Holmes, Sam Inman, Chloe Scott, Helen Thompson and Holly Bocking took part in a wide range of events, from the 25 metres up to the 400m. Medals were awarded in four age categories for junior swimmers, with a final category for swimmers aged 18 and above.

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  16. Congress looking into alleged sexual abuse in USA Swimming and other Olympic sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KLMS-AM Lincoln

    Congress is looking into more alleged sexual assault of Olympic athletes beyond gymnastics this time involving USA Swimming and other sports. The president and CEO of USA Swimming, Tim Hinchey, is testifying Wednesday before a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee looking into whether U.S. Olympic organizations have policies and procedures in place to protect athletes given all the recent accusations.

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  17. Star trio help Worcester Swimming Club to 41-medal haulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Worcester News

    DAVID Annis, Daniel Day and Will Gearey starred for Worcester Swimming Club at the West Midlands Regional Championships in Coventry. The trio produced impressive results to help bring the Worcester medal tally to 41, netting 17 golds, 15 silvers and 9 bronzes as 14 swimmers reached finals.

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  18. Swimmers, arnisadors haul 6 golds on Day 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sun-Star

    SWIM PERFECT. Samuel John Alcos sweeps all gold medals of his five events to become the winningest Davao City athlete after Day 4 of the Philippine National Games 2018 in Cebu City yesterday.

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  19. SW Biweekly: World Wreckord By Katie Ledecky & Missy Franklin's ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Read about two-time Olympian Katie Ledecky and her most recent world record, which she posted in her debut weekend as a professional swimmer. This issue also includes full recaps and an exclusive photo gallery for the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series stop in Indianapolis, plus full recaps from the 2018 Atlanta Swim Classic.

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  20. Q&A with Canada's Junior Coach Ken McKinnonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Swimming Canada's Junior team is one of the most successful in the world. Despite a relatively small competitive swimming population of 35,000 year-round swimmers compared to the United States' 355,000, the Canadian Junior team is extremely competitive.

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