Olympic Swimming Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. WA's Cook shines in record swimRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Yahoo!

    Western Australian Tamsin Cook and Australian teammates Lucy McJannett, Shayna Jack and Gemma Cooney have posted a world record at the World Junior Swimming Championships in Singapore. The young Dolphins stunned the series with 7min.

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  2. Heyns: The Most Important Legacy Built on CharacterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Huskers.com

    A double gold medal winner in 1996 and bronze winner in 2000, Penny Heyns has set 14 individual world records. won the only NCAA individual title in Nebraska Women's Swimming and Diving history.

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  3. Pikes become golden at provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Ryan McMillan swam the 100 IM, 50-metre freestyle, 50-m fly and the 100-m free, winning all four. He broke two long-standing provincial records.

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  4. Hampton's Braxton again medals in National Veterans Golden Age Games | community newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    At age 83, Clarence Braxton of Hampton is still bringing home the gold and silver from the National Veterans Golden Age Games. Having competed at the Games 15 times since 1997, Braxton figures he's won a total of 37 gold and silver medals.

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  5. Jeremy Kipp Named Head Coach Of Boise State Swimming & DivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Jeremy Kipp has been named Boise State's women's swimming and diving head coach, Executive Director of Athletics Curt Apsey announced. "We are very excited to welcome Jeremy into the Bronco Family as the next head coach of our swimming and diving program," Apsey said.

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  6. B.C. senior finds strength, inspiration from competitive swimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | CBC News

    Lenora Gilchrist says her swim time may have fallen over the last decade, but her love for the sport remains as strong as ever. She will compete alongside thousands of seniors at the 55 + B.C. games.

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  7. Burnaby summer swim clubs medal at B.C.sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Burnaby Now

    Burnaby Barracudas' Garrett Yeo won three individual silver medals, including the 100-metre breaststroke, at the B.C. Summer Swimming Championships in Victoria last weekend. Photograph By Jennifer Gauthier Burnaby Barracudas' Garrett Yeo won three individual silver medals, including the 100-metre breaststroke, at the B.C. Summer Swimming Championships in Victoria last weekend.

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  8. Swimming World Performance of the Week: Taylor Ruck's 800 Free Relay SplitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    It didn't take long for one of the five women to watch at the world junior championships to make her mark in Singapore. Taylor Ruck was a big factor in helping Canada win a silver medal in the 800 free relay, thanks to her 1:56.71 anchor leg that vaulted her from fourth to second.

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  9. Gorgeous rooftop pools to dip into during your lifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | SFGate

    For those who love the beach and the pool, the Hotel Fasano offers both. It's located on Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and offers one of the city's best and most elegantly designed infinity pools.

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  10. Naples swimmer overcomes paralysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Naples Daily News

    Michelle Konkoly, 23, is shown in portrait Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 at YMCA's Norris Pool in Naples, Fla. Konkoly, a swimmer who is a paralympian, recently brought home three silver medals from in the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships in Glasgow.

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  11. Sport in Brief: Emma makes a splashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | News Shopper

    Emma Warrington became national champion in five distances, as well as setting a trio of personal best times and two new London regional records. The 36-year-old is a member of Sharks Swimming Club, where she also teaches new members to swim and is training to become a coach.

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  12. Bowmore swimmer cheers on his inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Beach Metro Community News

    Bowmore student Hercules Stergiou hasn't let cerebral palsy slow him down at all. Stergiou first met Paralympian Adam Purdy in 2013, and got to cheer on his favourite swimmer at the Parapan Am Games on Aug. 14. Purdy was Stergiou's inspiration for learning to swim - a sport he's taken to like, well, a fish to water.

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  13. One-year countdown to Rio 2016 Olympics kicks off in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | This Is Lancashire

    THE one-year countdown to Rio 2016 Olympics kicked off in style thanks to one of Team GB's official suppliers, Accington-based Simon Jersey. The clothing manufacturer, announced as the official clothing supplier to Team GB last year, celebrated with a fun sports themed day at Accrington Academy.

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  14. Female guppy fish become better swimmers to escape amorous malesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Daily Mail

    It's not uncommon in the animal world for males to harass females and force them to mate with them, even if the females are not interested. But a new study has revealed female guppy fish learn to become better swimmers to outpace amorous males and evade their unwelcome advances.

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  15. Tyldesley Swimming Club girls enjoy success at national competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    TYLDESLEY Water Polo and Swimming Club trio Imogen Bailey, Jodie Gittins and Jessica Sloan had a successful trip to the ASA National Championships. First up was Jodie competing in the 13 year girls 50m butterfly where she finished in 11th place, just missing a final place by five hundredths of a second.

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  16. On Native GroundPETTY Selfishness Mocks American IdealsRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2010 | American Reporter

    The Wokingham Borough Council in Southeast England recently banned all personal flotation devices from their swimming pools because they pose a threat to health and safety. Harpers, a private company that runs swimming pools and sports centers around southeast England, banned the floating devices after a child nearly choked on one.

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  17. Girls enjoy national competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    TYLDESLEY Water Polo and Swimming Club trio Imogen Bailey, Jodie Gittins and Jessica Sloan had a successful trip to the ASA National Championships. First up was Jodie competing in the 13 year girls 50m butterfly where she finished in 11th place, just missing a final place by five hundredths of a second.

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  18. Minna Atherton Lowers 100 Back Meet Record at 2015 FINA Junior World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Minna Atherton of Australia became the fourth person during prelims of day one to set a new meet record, claiming the 100-meter back with a time of 59.83. Atherton's time replaces Daryna Zevina's time of 1:00.59 from 2011 and also lowers Daria Ustinov's World Junior record of 1:00.25 from 2014.

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  19. Duke KahanamokuRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Watersblogged

    Source: www.paleez.com --- Monday, August 24, 2015Latest web pages, news, videos, products and even more about Duke Kahanamoku [...] ... Source: sportshoop.la --- Monday, August 24, 2015Aug. 24th Duke Kahanamoku - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia View attachment 22886 View attachment 22884 View attachment 22885 ... Source: www.latimes.com --- Monday, August 24, 2015It was in the turbulent Pacific waters off Corona del Mar 90 years ago when Duke Kahanamoku, the celebrated Hawaiian surfing and Olympic swimming titleholder, proved once again to be a genuine American champion. He is the subject of a Google Doodle today.

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  20. Celebrating Duke KahanamokuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | SFGate

    Duke Kahanamoku first gained international renown as an Olympic swimming champion. In 1912, at age 21, he set a world record in the 100 freestyle and also earning a silver medal on a freestyle relay in Stockholm.

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