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Loting kwartfinales ManMeer Cup

KNZB (The Netherlands) - Tue, 08/12/2015 - 01:00

Maandag 8 december heeft de loting plaatsgevonden van de ManMeer Cup Dames 1, Heren 1, en Heren 2. De loting vond plaats op het bondsbureau nadat afgelopen weekend de achtste finales gespeeld waren.

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Can Paltrinieri & Horton Gatecrash The Sun Vs Cochrane Party Over 30 Boiling Laps?

Swimvortex - 2 hours 35 min ago
Sun Yang and Ryan Cochrane have had a 1-2 finish going on in the 1500m for the past several seasons. Young fighters are heading their way: what impact can Gregorio Paltrinieri and Mack Horton have come the curtain-closing days and a mouth-watering 1500m at world titles in Kazan?
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Smaller Schedule, But Just As Much Hunger Burning in 23-time Medalist Ryan Lochte

Swimvortex - 2 hours 36 min ago
Ryan Lochte is looking to put a poor 2014 behind him with a strong showing at the World Championships, where he'll contest the 200 freestyle and 200 individual medley.
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WK Kazan 2015: Duitsland te sterk voor Nederland en Brazilië in Team Event open water

Zwemkroniek Nieuws - 3 hours 11 min ago
Lange tijd zag het er naar uit dat Nederland achter Duitsland, maar ruim voor Italie de zilveren medaille zou ontvangen op de Team Event, de tijdrace over 5 kilometer in de Kazanka rivier.
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Simone Sabbioni In Devilish Form For A Hell Of A Week Ahead In The Kazan Cauldron

Swimvortex - 7 hours 37 min ago
Simone Sabbioni makes his world-titles debut this coming week and teammates think he's in devilish form. An appropriate cut, then, for the man who made the Kazan cut and was caught on camera by our expert eye behind the lens at the championships, Patrick B. Kraemer
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Germany, Harle & Reichert Retain 5km Team Crown As Muffels Steps Up In Lurz’s Leg

Swimvortex - 8 hours 57 min ago
Germany may have lost Thomas Lurz to retirement this year but 'Utopia' may well be around the corner after all as Isabelle Harle and Chistian Reichert retained the open water team crown for their nation with Rob Muffels stroking into Lurz's place at world titles in Kazan
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Fevers, Vomiting & Diarrhoea: AP Finds The Filth & Danger In Rio 2016 Olympic Waters

Swimvortex - 12 hours 16 min ago
Athletes competing at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro next year will be swimming and boating in waters so contaminated with human faeces that they risk becoming violently ill and unable to compete in the games, an Associated Press investigation has found
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As New York Bakes: ‘It’s Late July. This Is What It’s Supposed to Be Like.’

New York Times Swimming - 16 hours 14 min ago
A heat advisory is in effect until Thursday evening. City officials urged residents to stay hydrated and out of the sun as the temperature climbed into the 90s.
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Nyls Korstanje wint goud op EYOF

KNZB (The Netherlands) - 20 hours 14 min ago

Op het EYOF in Tbilisi veroverd Nyls Korstanje goud op de 50m vrije slag. Hij tikte gisteren aan in een tijd van 23.26.

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Ook zilver op 5km Team Event

KNZB (The Netherlands) - 20 hours 14 min ago

Vandaag kwamen Ferry Weertman, Marcel Schouten en Sharon van Rouwendaal in actie op de 5km Team Event. In een tijd van 55.31.2 worden ze tweede en winnen hiermee een zilveren medaille!

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Brits Tom Daley & Becky Gallantree Take Inaugural Mixed Gold Off The Boards

Swimvortex - 21 hours 49 min ago
Britain's Tom Daley and Rebecca Gallantree combined for gold in the inaugural Mixed Team Event on day 5 at the World Championships in Kazan. The Brits scored 434.65 for their six dives to take gold ahead of Ukraine's pair Oleksandr Gorshkovozov and Iuliia Prokopchuk (426.45) and Chinese partners Xie Siyi and Chen Ruolin (425.40)
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Michael Phelps to Headline USA Nationals During Same Week As World Championships

Swimvortex - Wed, 29/07/2015 - 23:12
Michael Phelps will try to throw down the biggest times of his comeback during the upcoming United States National Championships.
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Ready For Take-Off, Astro Boy Cameron McEvoy & The Australian Sprint Force

Swimvortex - Wed, 29/07/2015 - 16:52
At this point in 2011, Australia had four sprinters in the world top 3 in all 100m races heading into world titles; sprint forward to eve of battle in Kazan, 2015, and we find six Australians in the top 3 across all 100m events, with three others on the cusp at Nos 4 and 5 and potential galore - but don't mention the medals
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Why The Sun Has Set On Yang’s Days As A Chinese Pantheon Placer To Purr Over

Swimvortex - Wed, 29/07/2015 - 12:44
Sun Yang is "about 90 or 95 percent of his peak form", says his coach Zhang Yadong as the Chinese Olympic champion takes a tilt at a new line in swim history as the first winner of all freestyle titles 200 to 1500m; he tows a tainted image with him to the blocks in Kazan
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Craig McNally Takes Summer 200 Back Crown; Tamzin Pugh At The Double

Swimvortex - Wed, 29/07/2015 - 11:58
Craig McNally, the Olympic finalist from London 2012 who missed the cut for the world titles, claimed the British summer 200m backstroke title in 1:58.21 at Ponds Forge in Sheffield today. The second day of action proved another winning affair for Tamzin Pugh, 15, on the minute over 100m butterfly and 8:44 in the 800m free
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France’s Aurélie Muller Wins Women’s Open-Water 10K

New York Times Swimming - Wed, 29/07/2015 - 06:00
Muller won by 2.4 seconds in Kazan, Russia, and finished in a time of 1 hour 58 minutes 4.3 seconds.
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Persoonlijk record voor Celine van Duijn in Kazan

KNZB (The Netherlands) - Wed, 29/07/2015 - 02:00

Een verdienstelijke prestatie van Celine van Duijn. Met 287.25 punten wordt ze 28ste op de 10m Platform en behaald ze een persoonlijk record. 

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An Encore to Barcelona? How About a 200 Backstroke Triple From USA’S Missy Franklin

Swimvortex - Wed, 29/07/2015 - 01:48
Coming off six gold medals at the last World Championships in Barcelona, Missy Franklin is looking to become the first woman to win an event (200 backstroke) at three straight World Champs.
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Official: Sarah Sjostrom True To Her Word: There’ll Be No 200 Free at Kazan Worlds

Swimvortex - Tue, 28/07/2015 - 22:53
The confirmation is in: no 200m freestyle for Sarah Sjostrom, of Sweden, at the World Championships in Kazan. The official book of entries tells us that the butterfly world champion is true to her word and will be focussing on the 50 and 100 'fly and 50 and 100 freestyle as her solo events as well as taking on relay duties for her country
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