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How To Get Your Breaststroke Back On Track If you are interested in getting your breaststroke clicking, you had better build a strong breaststroke kick. That process starts with having the tools to kick fast; external rotation of the hip, dorsiflexion of the ankle and extension of the lumbar spine.

US Masters National Champion Proposes on the Podium at Worlds In a move made famous by Matt Grevers at the Missouri Grand Prix five years ago, Siphiwe Baleka proposed to his girlfriend while on the podium at the FINA World Masters Championships in Budapest last weekend.

2017 SEA Games Day 1: Schooling Takes 50 Fly, Quah Jing Wen Wins Twice Through Day 1 in Kuala Lumpur, the overall medal table containing all sports reveals Malaysia in the lead with 24 gold medals in total, while Singapore is 2nd with 13 golds and Vietnam is 3rd with 8 gold medals. The medal table below includes ONLY the open water and pool swimming events through August 21st:.

Ryan Lochte Returns To Coach Troy With A Commitment To Be A Great Gator Once More Sometimes the long way home is the best way. Ryan Lochte is finally a Gator going back to the pond where he honed the skills and fitness that made him one of the biggest medal haulers in world swimming history. His motivation is second got none: his new family, Kayla Rae Reid and their son Caiden.

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Olympic Champion Ryan Lochte Returns to Training with Florida Gators Olympic champion Ryan Lochte will return to Gainesville on his comeback trail. Lochte, who had a disappointing performance at the 2016 Rio Olympics, seeks redemption in Tokyo 2020. He's been training and residing in Los Angeles with his fiancee and newborn son over the past several months ahead of the 2017 U.S.

2017 World University Games: Day 2 Finals Live Recap Competition at the 2017 World University Games continues with day 2 finals in Taipei. Tonight, we'll see finals action in the men's 50 fly, men's 100 back, women's 50 fly, men's 100 breast, and women's 200 back. Swimmers will also race in the semifinals of the women's 100 free, women's 100 breast, men's 200 IM, and men's 200 free.

Rematch On: Romanchuk Leads Paltrinieri Into Universiade 1500m Showdown The rematch is on, the chief protagonists taking it steady in the heats of the Universiade 1500m freestyle: Mykhailo Romanchuk - 15:05.19; Gregorio Paltrinieri - 15:07.87. Powder dry.

USA Swimming's Quad Plan Hints At Columbus PSS, USA vs Pac-12 Meet USA Swimming has published an updated version of its competition plan for the 2017-2020 quad, with the coming year's schedule suggesting a Pro Swim Series meet in Columbus, Ohio as well as a Team USA vs Pac-12 meet in the fall.

SwimMom Musings: Take Your Mark This weekend we took my baby to college, set up her dorm room, and she begins a brand new journey as an NCAA athlete.

Spanish Swimmer at FINA World Masters Denied Minute of Silence; Takes it Anyway, Then Swims Race Swimming in the final of the men's 200 backstroke at 17th FINA Masters World Championships in Budapest on Saturday, Spain's Fernando Álvarez paid a personal tribute to the victims of Thursday's terrorist attack that killed at least 14 people and injured dozens more in Barcelona.

Top Preparation Tips For Your First Ironman - Simply Swim Even if you've completed multiple triathlons, participating in your first Ironman is on a whole new level. Your body and mind will be pushed to unfamiliar limits, so ensuring you're as prepared as you can possibly be is crucial to complete this enormous challenge.

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2017 World University Games: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap That event will feature Gregorio Paltrinieri and Mykhailo Romanchuk, the two men who duelled for gold at the World Championships before Paltrinieri eventually pulled away to defend his title. Romanchuk showed great form on day 1, winning the 400 free in a new championship record of 3:45.96.

China snubs 'Little Olympics' opening ceremony in Taiwan China boycotted the opening ceremony of the World University Games hosted by Taiwan on Saturday in the latest reflection of deteriorating relations between the two sides.

Justin Ress Out-Splits Olympic Teammate Ryan Held on WUGs Free Relay But there is revelation in the 48.0 split of Ress, which was actually better than that by his teammate Held at 48.2. Held is the more known of the two as a sprint freestyler - he was on the finals 400 free relay that won gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Junioren Weltmeisterschaften: DSV Team beendet Pre-Camp in Louisville Heute geht es für die Juniorenmannschaft vom Pre-Trainingscamp in Louisville an der dortigen Univerität nach Indianapolis. Dort beginnen am MIttwoch die Juniorenweltmeisterschaften 2017. Die Startlisten sind noch nicht online.

Woman stuck in swimming pool turns to Facebook for help A New Hampshire woman who became stuck in a swimming pool after the ladder broke turned to Facebook to ask for help getting out. Sixty-one-year-old Leslie Kahn was swimming in her pool Aug. 11 when the ladder broke, leaving her stranded. She said she didn't have the strength to pull herself.

Mykhailo Romanchuk Takes 1st Universiade Gold: 3:45.96 Meet & Ukraine 400m Marks Mykhailo Romanchuk, the distance breaker of the season who pressed Olympic champion Gregorio Paltrinieri all the way to silver as the Italian retains the world 1500m freestyle crown in Budapest last month, added to his vault with the first gold of the Universiade in Taipei today: 3:45.96.

Olympic Star Ryan Lochte Returns: GMM presented by SwimOutlet.com We'll call this his grace period. His 100m back was 55.16, and in 200 IM he turned in a 1:59.24. Rumors circulated that Lochte had not been doing that much training, which he confirmed. He said he's only been in the pool once or twice per week. Well into his 30s, can Lochte make a serious run at the elite level this quad?

2017 World University Games: Day 1 Finals Live Recap The first finals session is set to get underway from Taipei at the 2017 World University Games, with nine events on the slate including four finals.

Lynch, Tchorz Among Scratches On Day 1 Of World University Games There have scratches from three different events for the first finals session of the 2017 World University Games from Taipei. The first comes in the women's 50 fly, where Italian Aglaia Pezzato opted out of the semi-final after qualifying 16th overall in a time of 27.41.

2017 World University Games: Day 1 Prelims Live Recap The opening day of swimming at the 2017 World University Games, also known as the Summer Universiade, gets underway Sunday from the National Taiwan Sport University Arena in Taipei, Taiwan. However, for those of us on the other side of the world, it all starts Saturday night with Taiwan operating twelve hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time.

All the Links You Need for World University Games/ Universiade 2017 The 29th World University Games is about to get under way in Chinese Taipei, and we have put together all the links you will need to follow along. The swimming portion runs from Sunday, August 20 through Sunday, August 27, and will feature 40 pool events and two open water races.

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