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Fitter and Faster Offering Adult Technique Camps in March There will be one camp in Miami, Florida, and one in Springfield, Virginia. Technique for swimming with efficiency and speed has changed significantly over the past ten years. This is your chance to learn high level technique that will improve your workouts and competitions if you participate in Master's Swimming and Open Water.

Japanese Scientists Are Trying To Keep 'Guerilla Rainstorms' From Ruining The Olympics What's worse than rain on your wedding day or on your parade? Rain during your outdoor athletic event at the Olympics. Japanese researchers are scrambling to test new technology that would allow them to detect sudden torrential downpours known as "guerrilla rainstorms" 30 minutes before they start.

Zane Waddell Reveals Secret to his 44 100 Backstroke South-African native Zane Waddell split a 21.5/23.27 in his back race to have a great finish to win his first SEC title. His winning time of 44.77 moves him up to #3 in the NCAA and #2 all-time in Alabama school history. After not winning a title from 1985 to 2015, Waddell adds to the 4th win for Alabama in this event in the last 5 years.

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Hawaii Men, Women Combine for 4 MPSF Records on Day 3 The Rainbow Warriors top the leader boards of both the men's meet and the women's meet after 3 days of competition. Pacific senior Mason Miller eked out a win in the 100 fly, avenging his last year's third-place finish with 46.24. Cal Poly senior Zachary Allen, 6th last year, was runner-up in 46.38.

2019 Atlantic 10 Championships Day 3: George Washington, Duquesne Continue Reign The George Washington Men and Duquesne Women hold their reign through Friday night at the Atlantic 10 Championships. Though the George Mason Men put up a good fight, they were unable to close the gap on the Colonials Friday night.

Michigan Breaks Big Ten Meet Record in 200 Free Relay The time is tied with Texas for 3rd fastest in the NCAA this season.

Denver Wins All 10 Swimming Events on Day 3 of Summit League Championships The University of Denver men's and women's swimming and diving programs won all 10 swimming events and South Dakota's Sarah Schank earned the diving title on Day 3 of the 2019 Summit League Championships. Denver began with a 3:10.85 win in the 400 medley relay with legs from Neil Wachtler, Cy Jager, Adriel Sanes, and Cameron Auchinachie.

2019 Mountain West Conference Championship Day 3: Aztecs Dominates Night 3 of the 2019 Mountain West Conference Championships turned out to be an exciting night full of many tight races, a few upsets and the San Diego State Aztecs capturing multiple top 3 spots to take over the lead for the Mountain West Conference title.

Koprivova Earns Rutgers' First Big Ten Swimming Medal - Senior Vera Koprivova made history on Friday at the Big Ten Championships, earning Rutgers' first ever swimming medal at the conference meet by claiming bronze in the 100-yard backstroke in a school record 51.83 seconds. The historic effort culminated the fastest day in Koprivova's career.

More Delays on Day 3 of CCSAs as Liberty and UIW Stretch Leads COASTAL COLLEGIATE SWIMMING ASSOCIATION – MEN AND WOMEN Wednesday, February 20 – Saturday, February 23 Liberty Natatorium, Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia Defendi…

2019 GLIAC Championships Day 3: Wayne State Closing In Day three of the 2019 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference Championship brought the excitement with a third individual title for both Grand Valley State Junior Melina Goebel and Northern Michigan University Junior Rachel Helm. Wayne State University also continued their record-breaking trend in the men's 100 breastroke.

USC Trojans Collect 2020 Verbal from CIF State Champion Ben Dillard of Sierra Marlins NEW COMMIT: Folsom, Calif. native and current high school junior Ben Dillard has recently announced his in-state verbal commitment to the University of Southern California for the 2020-21 season. Dillard does his club swimming with Sierra Marlins Swim Team and owns six Winter Juniors standards.

2019 Big East Championships Night 3 Recap: Villanova Women, Georgetown Men Hold Lead Night 3 of the 2019 Big East Swimming Championships saw the Villanova women pull further ahead as the Georgetown men held a narrowing lead.

2019 Colonial Athletic Association Championship: 3 Ties on Day 3 Day 3 of of the CAA Championship meet sees close races, with 3 ties. W&M and JMU fight for first on the women's side and W&M takes strong lead for men.

2019 U SPORTS Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap Overholt had a standout swim in the 400 free last night, hitting a new best time, making her poised for a big 400 IM, an event in which she was the 2015 World Championship bronze medalist and also finished 5th at the 2016 Olympic Games.

Hunter Tapp, Will Cole's State Records Highlight Kentucky Boys Championships as St. Xavier Wins 31st-Straight Title The 2019 Kentucky Boys State Swimming and Diving Championships took place on Friday, Feb. 22 at University of Louisville's Ralph Wright Natatorium in Louisville, Ky. A total of four Kentucky state records were broken at this meet:. For the 31st-consecutive season, Saint Xavier claimed the Kentucky state championship crown in dominant fashion.

5 Teams Win Titles on Day 3 of Women's Ivy League Championships Harvard remained atop the standings after the third day of competition at 2019 Ivy League Women's Championships, while Yale extended its lead over Princeton for second place. Brown held on at 4th, while Penn moved past Dartmouth for the 5th spot.

Louisville Secures Verbal from Freestyler Liberty Williams for Class of 2024 NEW COMMIT: The University of Louisville has gained a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from Yucaipa, Calif. native and current high school junior Liberty Williams. A talented freestyle who gets faster as the distance gets longer, Williams does her club swimming with Yucaipa Swim Team and owns a pair of U.S.

Four State Records Fall at Ohio DII Meet; Gates Mills Hawken Girls Win Fifth-Straight, Hunting Valley University School Boys Repeat The 2019 Ohio DII State Swimming and Diving Championships took place on Friday, Feb. 22 at the C. Branin Natatorium in Canton, Ohio. A total of four Ohio state records were broken at this meet:.

Lilly King Goes Sub-56 in 100 Breaststroke at Big Tens Open, and American Record in Friday's event final. Her time of 55.88 is the new fastest-ever in the event, breaking her own record of 56.25 set at NCAAs last season. Removing reaction times, King's individual swim was even better than her relay split by an off-the-blocks margin of.28 seconds.

JMU Relay DQ Puts W&M Women In The Lead After Day 3 of CAA Champs The W&M men extended their lead, while the W&M women managed to pull ahead of JMU thanks to a relay DQ in the final event.

Siobhan Haughey Clips Own B1G Meet Record in 200 Free - 1:41.57 Haughey is the 5th fastest 200 freestyler in NCAA history, and the the 2nd fastest currently in the NCAA, behind only Mallory Comerford. Haughey's personal best sits at 1:40.69 from last year's NCAA Championships, and she and the 4 people who have been faster than her are the only swimmers to have been under 1:41 in the event.

Lilly King Sets American, NCAA Records in Final Big Ten Championship 100 Breast Indiana's Lilly King put on a dominating performance in front of her home crowd on the third night of the 2019 Big Ten Swimming and Diving Championships. After getting off to a quick start of 26.11, she also out-split the competition on the second fifty to secure her spot atop the podium and all-time rankings.

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