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648 past in 2015 (updated 17-07-'15)

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William Henry & The Age Record Likely To Remain Beyond The Reach Of Michael Phelps

Swimvortex - Wed, 04/05/2016 - 18:59
Michael Phelps is heading towards a fifth ring of USA Olympic trials in the hunt not only for a berth at a fifth Games but the prizes that open up to him should he make the cut in Omaha in the week of his 31st birthday. If he makes it, and the podium again, he'll still have four more Games to go to catch up with a record held by the founding father of the Royal Life Saving Society, William Henry
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USOC Hires College Partnership Boss To Help Combat Threat To Swim Programs

Swimvortex - Wed, 04/05/2016 - 11:36
News Round-Up: The survival of Olympic sports in the American collegiate system is a major concern, so much so that the United States Olympic Committee has taken the step of hiring Sarah Wilhelmi as the Director of Collegiate Partnerships; Navy Seal Charlie Keating IV was killed in action on Tuesday in combat in northern Iraq; the Dutch send 21 to European Championships; and France to help build pools complex in Japan as part of its Tokyo 2020 project
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Coach Barred for Life

New York Times Swimming - Wed, 04/05/2016 - 06:21
The former Harvard and Fordham swim instructor Joe Bernal has been barred from coaching for life by USA Swimming, which said he violated sexual misconduct policies.
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Bondsbureau gesloten op 5 en 6 mei

KNZB (The Netherlands) - Wed, 04/05/2016 - 02:00

In verband met Hemelvaartsdag is het bondsbureau gesloten op donderdag 5 mei en vrijdag 6 mei.

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Geen World League Super Final voor waterpolodames

KNZB (The Netherlands) - Wed, 04/05/2016 - 02:00

In het kader van de World League speelden de Nederlandse waterpolodames in het Italiaanse Bari tegen Italië.

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China’s Sun Yang: ‘There are some words have to say, May 5 in the evening’

Swimvortex - Tue, 03/05/2016 - 21:53
Olympic 400 and 1500m freestyle champion Sun Yang* has posted a noted to fans and followers on his micro-blog on social media alerting them to an announcement he will make on Thursday.
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The Bigger ? Beyond Josef Craig’s Tattoo DQ: Does The Disability Of Swimmers Ring True?

Swimvortex - Tue, 03/05/2016 - 09:59
Editorial: Let’s be clear: unpalatable in the extreme to see a 19-year-old para-swimmer with cerebral palsy disqualified for bearing the Olympic rings on his chest. Why would the IPC do that? The biggest question is why federations agreed to have the rule there in the first place; and then the biggest question of all is not the rings on Craig's chest but the claims of Intentional Misrepresentation threatening to sink para-swimming
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Air Swimming in Montenegro: Speedo Shoot & Fun In The Sun Can’t Stop The Training

Swimvortex - Tue, 03/05/2016 - 08:54
Air Swimming is Speedo's latest way of getting a wider audience into the sport and highlighting the stars of the swim show under the banner "never stop swimming". Watch the video - send in your entry to appear with the swim stars
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Thijs van Hofweegen debuteert op EK-IPC met brons 100 rug, brons 100 vrij Chantalle Zijderveld

Zwemkroniek Nieuws - Tue, 03/05/2016 - 08:48
Thijs van Hofweegen heeft zondag in Portugal vriend en vijand verbaasd doen staan.
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Germany’s Jonas Bergmann Aims To Fly To Best Times In Berlin On Back Of FINIS Deal

Swimvortex - Tue, 03/05/2016 - 07:11
Jonas Bergmann, the 20-year-old German butterfly improver from Osnabrück, has landed a deal with FINIS, the California kit maker thinking outside the box as it takes its wares to the world.
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Swimmer banned over Olympic tattoo

New Zealand Herald Swimnews - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 19:27
A British swimmer has been disqualified from an event at the IPC European Championships after he didn't cover up a tattoo of the Olympic rings on his chest.Paralympic champion Josef Craig won his heat in the S8 100m freestyle. But...
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Park Tae-Hwan Begs For Rio Ticket But Keeps Door To CAS Ajar For Uncertain Challenge

Swimvortex - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 19:20
Park Tae-hwan has resorted to begging: not, as yet, when it comes to asking forgiveness of those he races against but at a meeting with the Korean Olympic Committee (KOC) today; CAS leader notes that the court of arbitration has no jurisdiction that would allow it to force the KOC to comply should any athlete challenge a domestic rule
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Coach Joe Bernel Banned For Life Under USA Swimming’s Rules On Sexual Misconduct

Swimvortex - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 18:27
Joe Bernal, who coached world record holders and Olympic medallists David Berkoff and Bobby Hackett and lately had worked at the club he owned, Bernal’s Gators Swim Club in New England, has been banned for life by USA Swimming.
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Rio buiten bereik voor zwemster Moniek Nijhuis; Bram Dekker verder met Rob Kennis

Zwemkroniek Nieuws - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 17:45
Internationaal topzwemster Moniek Nijhuis keert na een trainingsperiode in het Engelse Plymouth terug naar Nederland.
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Nabeschouwing NK/Swimcup Nederland (heren): Veertien zwemmers verdelen zeventien titels

Zwemkroniek Nieuws - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 17:45
Meer dan ooit was het NK zwemmen bij de heren een toernooi van wisselende stemmingen.
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Nabeschouwing NK/Swimcup Nederland (dames): Twaalf kampioenen op in totaal 17 programmanummers

Zwemkroniek Nieuws - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 17:45
De internationaal matig bezette Swim Cup voelde niet als een NK.
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Selectie voor EK in Londen staat in teken van Olympisch Rio

Zwemkroniek Nieuws - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 17:45
Na de Swim Cup in Eindhoven afgelopen weekend maakte technisch directeur Joop Alberda de selectie voor het EK van 16 t/m 22 mei in Londen bekend.
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13 zwemsters en 6 zwemmers met individuele limiet voor EK Londen

Zwemkroniek Nieuws - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 17:45
Een record aantal Nederlandse zwemmers en zwemster voldeed aan de individuele limiet voor deelname aan de Europese kampioenschappen in Londen (16 t/m 22 mei).
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Achttien zwemmers naar Paralympische Spelen na succesvolle Swim Cup

Zwemkroniek Nieuws - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 17:45
Na vijf dagen Paralympisch topzwemmen in Eindhoven kan een mooie balans opgemaakt worden.
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Er staat veel op het spel bij de "Olympische" Swim Cup in Eindhoven

Zwemkroniek Nieuws - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 17:45
In Eindhoven is alles in gereedheid gebracht om van de Swim Cup 2016 een spetterende editie te maken.
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