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I Visited Kelly Slater’s Surf Ranch in Japan to See If It Will Be Ready for the 2020 Olympics

THE INERTIA 1 month ago

Oct. 17, 2018— Whether Kelly Slater and the WSL's Surf Ranch in Tokyo will be ready for the Olympics or not is the million dollar question. We visited the site, and, right now, it's just an empty field.

Oct. 17, 2018— Whether Kelly Slater and the WSL's Surf Ranch in Tokyo will be ready for the Olympics or not is the million dollar question. We visited the site, and, right now, it's just an empty field.
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SA's Michael Houlie (18) talks clinching gold in historic Youth Olympics swim

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People in this story:Michael Houlie

Oct. 17, 2018— SA swimming sensation Michael Houlie took gold in the men’s 50m breaststroke final at the Youth Olympic Games last week.

Oct. 17, 2018— SA swimming sensation Michael Houlie took gold in the men’s 50m breaststroke final at the Youth Olympic Games last week.
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Ceccon Lifts Italy Up To Fourth Place In YOG Medal Standings

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 1 week ago
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Oct. 11, 2018— Night 4 of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games saw the nation of Italy get a big bump in the overall medal standings, courtesy of 17-year-old Thomas Ceccon.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Ceccon scoring for Italy #swimming #YOG #Youth #Olympic #Games

Oct. 11, 2018— Night 4 of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games saw the nation of Italy get a big bump in the overall medal standings, courtesy of 17-year-old Thomas Ceccon.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Ceccon scoring for Italy #swimming #YOG #Youth #Olympic #Games

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IOC Renews Refugee Olympic Team for Tokyo 2020 Games

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 1 week ago

Oct. 10, 2018— The IOC has announced a renewal of its refugee team for the 2020 Olympic Games: a program that was approved by the membership this week at the IOC Session in Buenos Aires. The idea was first launch…

Oct. 10, 2018— The IOC has announced a renewal of its refugee team for the 2020 Olympic Games: a program that was approved by the membership this week at the IOC Session in Buenos Aires. The idea was first launch…
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Chad Le Clos: YOGs Prepared Me To Win Olympic Gold (Video Interview)

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 1 week ago
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Oct. 10, 2018— Youth Olympic Games ambassador and 2010 YOGs alum Chad le Clos says the Youth Olympic Games prepared him to win Olympic gold two years later. The butterflyer appears in a Youth Olympic Games promot…

Oct. 10, 2018— Youth Olympic Games ambassador and 2010 YOGs alum Chad le Clos says the Youth Olympic Games prepared him to win Olympic gold two years later. The butterflyer appears in a Youth Olympic Games promot…
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South Carolina’s NCAA Finalist Brandonn Almeida Going Home to Brazil

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 1 week ago
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Oct. 9, 2018— After missing most of his freshman season due to an eligibility issue, the sophomore former NCAA finalist Almeida is heading home to train for Tokyo 2020.

Oct. 9, 2018— After missing most of his freshman season due to an eligibility issue, the sophomore former NCAA finalist Almeida is heading home to train for Tokyo 2020.
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Japan Building New High-Altitude Pool To Be Ready 2019

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 1 week ago

Oct. 9, 2018— Something is brewing in the high-altitude training arena in Nagano, Japan.

Oct. 9, 2018— Something is brewing in the high-altitude training arena in Nagano, Japan.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Now 7x Over Original Budget

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Oct. 7, 2018— The 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo will now be costing the Japanese national government an estimated 801.1 billion yen ($7.03 billion USD), rocketing original estimates up by more than 7 times.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Tokyo #Olympics now 7x over budget ...

Oct. 7, 2018— The 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo will now be costing the Japanese national government an estimated 801.1 billion yen ($7.03 billion USD), rocketing original estimates up by more than 7 times.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Tokyo #Olympics now 7x over budget ...

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Australia Continues With Revised Trials Timing For 2019 Worlds

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Oct. 7, 2018— As the international swimming community looks ahead to this December’s FINA Short Course World Championships in Hangzhou, the nation of Australia is plowing ahead with its Tokyo 2020 quad pla…

Oct. 7, 2018— As the international swimming community looks ahead to this December’s FINA Short Course World Championships in Hangzhou, the nation of Australia is plowing ahead with its Tokyo 2020 quad pla…
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Federica Pellegrini Says She Intends to Race at 5th Olympiad in Tokyo

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Oct. 4, 2018— Pellegrini noted that Katie Ledecky would not be the only threat in a potential 200 free final in Tokyo.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Federica Pellegrini will compete in Tokyo #Olympics

Oct. 4, 2018— Pellegrini noted that Katie Ledecky would not be the only threat in a potential 200 free final in Tokyo.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Federica Pellegrini will compete in Tokyo #Olympics

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Hungary Eyes New Pool In Koriyama City For Possible Tokyo 2020 Staging

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Oct. 3, 2018— Team Hungary is reportedly trying out a new pool in Koriyama City as a possible future staging camp location prior to the 2020 Olympic Games.

Oct. 3, 2018— Team Hungary is reportedly trying out a new pool in Koriyama City as a possible future staging camp location prior to the 2020 Olympic Games.
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FINA World Cup Proves Big Changes Ahead for International Water Polo

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Oct. 3, 2018— The race to transform polo is up against an unyielding deadline: the IOC’s demand that rosters be trimmed from 13 to 11 players for the 2020 Olympics.

Oct. 3, 2018— The race to transform polo is up against an unyielding deadline: the IOC’s demand that rosters be trimmed from 13 to 11 players for the 2020 Olympics.
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Four Reasons Why Swimming is so Popular at the Olympics

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Oct. 3, 2018— Why is the sport of swimming so popular at the Olympics? What implications might its temporary, quadrennial popularity hold over the future of the sport?

Oct. 3, 2018— Why is the sport of swimming so popular at the Olympics? What implications might its temporary, quadrennial popularity hold over the future of the sport?
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Matt Klotz hopes to break LSU backstroke record, look toward 2020 Olympics

LSU NOW 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Oct. 2, 2018— After dominating in the 2017 DeafLympics , Matt Klotz has his sights set for a 2020 World Olympic bid with Hungary .

Oct. 2, 2018— After dominating in the 2017 DeafLympics , Matt Klotz has his sights set for a 2020 World Olympic bid with Hungary .
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Jack Matthews and Bridget O'Neil To Compete For USA Diving at 2018 Youth Olympics

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Oct. 2, 2018— INDIANAPOLIS- Team USA announced last week that Jack Matthews (Powell, Ohio) and Bridget O’Neil (Southlake, Texas) will compete for Team USA at the Summer Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.

Oct. 2, 2018— INDIANAPOLIS- Team USA announced last week that Jack Matthews (Powell, Ohio) and Bridget O’Neil (Southlake, Texas) will compete for Team USA at the Summer Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.
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USA Diving Names Youth Olympic Games Team

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Bridget O'Neil | Jack Matthews

Shellenberger, Albright to Represent U.S. at Youth Olympic Games Starting Sunday

TEAM USA 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Oct. 1, 2018— Shellenberger, Albright to Represent U.S. at Youth Olympic Games Starting Sunday.

Oct. 1, 2018— Shellenberger, Albright to Represent U.S. at Youth Olympic Games Starting Sunday.
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How Tough are the 2020 Olympic Trials Cuts?

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 29, 2018— The 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials cuts were released on Thursday (view them here). They are faster than the 2016 cuts in every single event. But how tough are they? Should we expect a smaller meet than …

Swim.Express tweeted this: How fast are the Olympic Trial time standards? #swimming

Sept. 29, 2018— The 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials cuts were released on Thursday (view them here). They are faster than the 2016 cuts in every single event. But how tough are they? Should we expect a smaller meet than …

Swim.Express tweeted this: How fast are the Olympic Trial time standards? #swimming

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Last 4 Olympic Trials Time Standard Comparison

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 28, 2018— After yesterday’s announcement of the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials qualifying standards, we’ve looked back over the past decade to compare Olympic Trials cuts from 2008 to 2012 to 2016 to 2…

Swim.Express tweeted this: Olympic #swimming trials time standards compared ...

Sept. 28, 2018— After yesterday’s announcement of the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials qualifying standards, we’ve looked back over the past decade to compare Olympic Trials cuts from 2008 to 2012 to 2016 to 2…

Swim.Express tweeted this: Olympic #swimming trials time standards compared ...

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USA Swimming Won’t Use Morning Finals At 2020 Olympic Trials

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 28, 2018— Along with its qualifying times for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials, USA Swimming has released its order of events, which will mirror the Olympic lineup except for having prelims in the morning and fi…

Sept. 28, 2018— Along with its qualifying times for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials, USA Swimming has released its order of events, which will mirror the Olympic lineup except for having prelims in the morning and fi…
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Australian Pan Pacs Finalist Maddy Gough Will No Longer Swim For Wisconsin

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Sept. 28, 2018— Gough will remain in Australia to train for the 2020 Olympics.

Sept. 28, 2018— Gough will remain in Australia to train for the 2020 Olympics.
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Japan Nixes Heat-Conserving Daylight Saving Time

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 27, 2018— The Japanese government has decided against implementing daylight saving time.

Sept. 27, 2018— The Japanese government has decided against implementing daylight saving time.
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The 15-year-old Mexican diving phenomenon | The Game Changers

SWIMMER'S DAILY 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 27, 2018— Randal Willars Valdez has a mission: first win gold at Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympics in the 10m platform Diving and then do the same Tokyo 2020.

Sept. 27, 2018— Randal Willars Valdez has a mission: first win gold at Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympics in the 10m platform Diving and then do the same Tokyo 2020.
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2020 USA Swimming Quad Roundup: Dates, Cuts, Selection & More

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 26, 2018— The remainder of USA Swimming’s 2020 Olympic Quad is taking shape, with hosts, dates and time standards announced for a number of major meets. We’ve compiled the information here for a …

Sept. 26, 2018— The remainder of USA Swimming’s 2020 Olympic Quad is taking shape, with hosts, dates and time standards announced for a number of major meets. We’ve compiled the information here for a …
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Olympian Michael Phelps On Retirement, The Butterfly And Athlete Activism

SWIMMER'S DAILY 1 month, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Michael Phelps

Sept. 26, 2018— Since leaving competitive swimming after the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janiero, Phelps has been enjoying retirement in Arizona with his wife Nicole and sons Boomer and Beckett, seven months.

Sept. 26, 2018— Since leaving competitive swimming after the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janiero, Phelps has been enjoying retirement in Arizona with his wife Nicole and sons Boomer and Beckett, seven months.
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Chad Le Clos opens Swimming Academy | Youth Olympic Games

SWIMMER'S DAILY 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Sept. 26, 2018— South Africa’s most decorated Olympian and YOG Ambassador Chad Le Clos is now opening the CleC Academy. Le Clos wants to give something back and created an academy for the next generation in …

Sept. 26, 2018— South Africa’s most decorated Olympian and YOG Ambassador Chad Le Clos is now opening the CleC Academy. Le Clos wants to give something back and created an academy for the next generation in …
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Hannah Miley dropped from world-class squad and loses funding

SWIMMER'S DAILY 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Sept. 26, 2018— Hannah Miley has been dropped from British Swimming’s world-class performance squad, dealing a huge blow to her hopes of reaching a fourth and final Olympics at Tokyo 2020. The 29-year-old, who los…

Swim.Express tweeted this: Hannah Miley dropped from #British #Swimming elite squad ...

Sept. 26, 2018— Hannah Miley has been dropped from British Swimming’s world-class performance squad, dealing a huge blow to her hopes of reaching a fourth and final Olympics at Tokyo 2020. The 29-year-old, who los…

Swim.Express tweeted this: Hannah Miley dropped from #British #Swimming elite squad ...

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CHI Health Buys Naming Rights to Omaha’s Former CenturyLink Center

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 25, 2018— The CenturyLink Center in Omaha is no more; as of September 1st, the arena that will host the 2020 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials has a new name.

Sept. 25, 2018— The CenturyLink Center in Omaha is no more; as of September 1st, the arena that will host the 2020 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials has a new name.
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2020 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials Dates Approved

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Brazil’s Technical Director Resigns, Cites Lack of Transparency

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 25, 2018— The technical director of Brazil’s swimming federation has resigned, citing the federation’s lack of transparency as reason for his departure.

Sept. 25, 2018— The technical director of Brazil’s swimming federation has resigned, citing the federation’s lack of transparency as reason for his departure.
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2020 Olympic Trials Dates Officially Set

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 25, 2018— The 2020 Olympic Trials dates have officially been set for June 21-28, 2020, sources confirmed with Swimming World. The eight-day long meet will take place in Omaha for the fourth time.

Sept. 25, 2018— The 2020 Olympic Trials dates have officially been set for June 21-28, 2020, sources confirmed with Swimming World. The eight-day long meet will take place in Omaha for the fourth time.
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Swimming World Biweekly: Abrahm Devine Stepping Out as Elite IMer and Gay Swimmer

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Sept. 25, 2018— Abrahm Devine as elite IMer and gay athlete, USAS roster for 2019 World Champs, Tritonwear Swimmer of the Month Rikako Ikee, Tokyo 2020 Quad, plus more

Sept. 25, 2018— Abrahm Devine as elite IMer and gay athlete, USAS roster for 2019 World Champs, Tritonwear Swimmer of the Month Rikako Ikee, Tokyo 2020 Quad, plus more
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The Best of the Olympic Twins | The Olympics On The Record

SWIMMER'S DAILY 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 24, 2018— A double take at the Olympian twins who have more in common with their team-mate than their love for sport and claiming medals.

Sept. 24, 2018— A double take at the Olympian twins who have more in common with their team-mate than their love for sport and claiming medals.
Japan claim team gold at World Surfing Games as sport's Olympic debut nears at Tokyo 2020

INSIDETHEGAMES.BIZ 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Sept. 23, 2018— Surfing’s Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020 with have garnered greater focus in the host country after Japan were able to celebrate their maiden World Surfi...

Swim.Express tweeted this: #surfing new Olympic sport ...

Sept. 23, 2018— Surfing’s Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020 with have garnered greater focus in the host country after Japan were able to celebrate their maiden World Surfi...

Swim.Express tweeted this: #surfing new Olympic sport ...

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How Cate Campbell Redefined Success After Her Lowest Juncture

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 1 month, 4 weeks ago
People in this story:Cate Campbell

Sept. 23, 2018— Between her devastating Rio Olympics and her magical 2018 Pan Pacs, Cate Campbell had to find a new measure of success in order to continue her career.

Sept. 23, 2018— Between her devastating Rio Olympics and her magical 2018 Pan Pacs, Cate Campbell had to find a new measure of success in order to continue her career.
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USOC Increases Paralympic Medal Payouts to Match Olympics

SWIMSWAM 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Sept. 22, 2018— The new award amounts will be retroactively handed out to medalists from the 2018 Winter Games.

Swim.Express tweeted this: #Paralympic medal payouts increase to match #Olympics ...

Sept. 22, 2018— The new award amounts will be retroactively handed out to medalists from the 2018 Winter Games.

Swim.Express tweeted this: #Paralympic medal payouts increase to match #Olympics ...

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USOC Increases Medal Payments For Paralympians To Match Olympic Payouts

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Sept. 21, 2018— As part of a continued effort to direct more resources to athletes, the United States Olympic Committee board of directors voted today to increase Operation Gold Awards for Paralympic athletes.

Sept. 21, 2018— As part of a continued effort to direct more resources to athletes, the United States Olympic Committee board of directors voted today to increase Operation Gold Awards for Paralympic athletes.
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Raia Rapida Not Returning In 2018, Will Be Back In 2019

SWIMSWAM 2 months ago

Sept. 21, 2018— The annual Raia Rapida will not be contested this season for the first time in six years, however will be coming back for the 2019-20 season before the Tokyo Olympic Games. Brazilian publication Gl…

Sept. 21, 2018— The annual Raia Rapida will not be contested this season for the first time in six years, however will be coming back for the 2019-20 season before the Tokyo Olympic Games. Brazilian publication Gl…
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Paige Hareb eyes podium finish at surfing world championships in Japan

STUFF 2 months ago

Sept. 20, 2018— Kiwi surfer on the charge in Japan where focus falls on sport's inclusion in 2020 Olympics.

Sept. 20, 2018— Kiwi surfer on the charge in Japan where focus falls on sport's inclusion in 2020 Olympics.
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Bermuda Names Two Swimmers To Youth Olympic Games

SWIMSWAM 2 months ago

Sept. 20, 2018— The Bermuda Olympic Association (BOA) has just announced it will be bringing two swimmers to Buenos Aires, Argentina to compete at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.

Sept. 20, 2018— The Bermuda Olympic Association (BOA) has just announced it will be bringing two swimmers to Buenos Aires, Argentina to compete at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.
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N. and S. Korea Agree to Joint Participation in Tokyo, Bid for 2032 Games

SWIMSWAM 2 months ago

Sept. 19, 2018— The nations’ leaders gave a joint statement Wednesday announcing the agreement.

Sept. 19, 2018— The nations’ leaders gave a joint statement Wednesday announcing the agreement.
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Swim Poll of the Week: Do You Think The Morning Finals Will Negatively Impact the Athletes at the 2020 Olympics?

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months ago

Sept. 19, 2018— This is the Swim Poll of the Week for Wednesday, September 19, 2018, sponsored by Strechcordz Swim Training Products. In our last poll, we wanted to know: Do You Think The

Sept. 19, 2018— This is the Swim Poll of the Week for Wednesday, September 19, 2018, sponsored by Strechcordz Swim Training Products. In our last poll, we wanted to know: Do You Think The
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USOC Responds to WADA Recommendation to Reinstate RUSADA

SWIMSWAM 2 months ago

Sept. 18, 2018— Today the USOC released a statement expressing its hopes that WADA will make a decision that restores athletes’ confidence in the international anti-doping system, as well as the Olympic and …

Sept. 18, 2018— Today the USOC released a statement expressing its hopes that WADA will make a decision that restores athletes’ confidence in the international anti-doping system, as well as the Olympic and …
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Top 5 Smallest Countries to Win Gold at the Olympics

SWIMMER'S DAILY 2 months ago

Sept. 18, 2018— Having a small population does not exclude a country from taking part and even winning gold medals at the Olympic Games. We bring you the top 5 smallest countries to win gold at the Olympics –…

Swim.Express tweeted this: Here are the #smallest #countries to win gold at the #Olympics

Sept. 18, 2018— Having a small population does not exclude a country from taking part and even winning gold medals at the Olympic Games. We bring you the top 5 smallest countries to win gold at the Olympics –…

Swim.Express tweeted this: Here are the #smallest #countries to win gold at the #Olympics

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Udovicic, U.S. Men’s Water Polo Coach, Talks Roster Options, Rule Changes at FINA Men’s Water Polo World Cup

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months ago
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Sept. 18, 2018— U.S. Coach Dejan Udovicic addressed concerns about his team’s current fitness midway through quadrennial preparation for the 2020 Olympic Games

Sept. 18, 2018— U.S. Coach Dejan Udovicic addressed concerns about his team’s current fitness midway through quadrennial preparation for the 2020 Olympic Games
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Olympic Medalist Amaury Leveaux Coming Out of Retirement To Chase 50 Free Gold In Tokyo

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months ago
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Sept. 18, 2018— In a report from multiple news outlets, Olympic medalist Amaury Leveaux announced he is coming out of retirement at the age of 32. Leveaux originally retired in 2013 at the age of

Sept. 18, 2018— In a report from multiple news outlets, Olympic medalist Amaury Leveaux announced he is coming out of retirement at the age of 32. Leveaux originally retired in 2013 at the age of
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World Surfing Games set to begin in Japan after Opening Ceremony

INSIDETHEGAMES.BIZ 2 months ago

Sept. 15, 2018— An Opening Ceremony attended by Tokyo 2020 officials and International Surfing Association (ISA) President Fernando Aguerre took place today prior to...

Sept. 15, 2018— An Opening Ceremony attended by Tokyo 2020 officials and International Surfing Association (ISA) President Fernando Aguerre took place today prior to...
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Ensuring Tokyo Bay is fit for swimming ahead of the 2020 Olympics

THE JAPAN TIMES 2 months ago

Sept. 15, 2018— If you squint your eyes, it almost looks like Club Med: an expanse of blue sea, a stretch of beach, white tents and umbrellas on the sand ...

Sept. 15, 2018— If you squint your eyes, it almost looks like Club Med: an expanse of blue sea, a stretch of beach, white tents and umbrellas on the sand ...
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Taiwan Set for Referendum over Use of “Chinese Taipei” at the Olympics

SWIMSWAM 2 months ago

Sept. 14, 2018— The 5-petaled plum flower adorns the flag used by Chinese Taipei at the Olympics, which is not the same as the flag of Taiwan.

Sept. 14, 2018— The 5-petaled plum flower adorns the flag used by Chinese Taipei at the Olympics, which is not the same as the flag of Taiwan.
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Are We Sure that Morning Finals at the Olympics is Bad for Athletes?

SWIMSWAM 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 14, 2018— There’s something poetic about morning racing in the Land of the Rising Sun (above, Mt. Fuji above the clouds).

Sept. 14, 2018— There’s something poetic about morning racing in the Land of the Rising Sun (above, Mt. Fuji above the clouds).
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Olympic Oversight? Women’s 200, 1500 Free Finals To Fall On Same Night

SWIMSWAM 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 12, 2018— The final of the women’s 200 and 1500 freestyles will fall on the same night at the 2020 Olympics.

Sept. 12, 2018— The final of the women’s 200 and 1500 freestyles will fall on the same night at the 2020 Olympics.
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Tokyo 2020 Announces Aquatics Schedule

SWIMMER'S DAILY 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 12, 2018— Following an agreement with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Swimming Federation (FINA), the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 202…

Sept. 12, 2018— Following an agreement with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Swimming Federation (FINA), the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 202…
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2020 Olympic Games Tokyo Ke Aquatics Schedule

SWIMSWAM 2 months, 1 week ago

Tokyo 2020 Aquatics To Have Morning Olympic Finals

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 1 week ago

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Head of 2020 Tokyo Olympics supports daylight time for games

SWIMMER'S DAILY 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 12, 2018— The head of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics says he favors moving to daylight saving time so sports events can be held in cooler temperatures. Yoshiro Mori says “we can use this opportunity of the 2020 Tok…

Sept. 12, 2018— The head of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics says he favors moving to daylight saving time so sports events can be held in cooler temperatures. Yoshiro Mori says “we can use this opportunity of the 2020 Tok…
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It’s Here! The Aquatics Schedule For The 2020 Olympic Games In Tokyo

SWIMSWAM 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 12, 2018— When might your favorite swimmers’ be in the pool in Tokyo? Take a look at the fresh Olympic swimming schedule.

Sept. 12, 2018— When might your favorite swimmers’ be in the pool in Tokyo? Take a look at the fresh Olympic swimming schedule.
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2020 Olympic Games Tokyo Ke Aquatics Schedule

SWIMSWAM 2 months, 1 week ago

Tokyo 2020 Announces Aquatics Schedule

SWIMMER'S DAILY 2 months, 1 week ago

Tokyo 2020 Aquatics To Have Morning Olympic Finals

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 1 week ago

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2020 Olympic Trials Cuts Will Be Webcast by USA Swimming September 27

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 12, 2018— USA Swimming is building excitement for the Olympics by announcing the 2020 Olympic trials cut on a webcast. USA Swimming Tweeted the information out: “The webcast of the 2020 Olympic

Sept. 12, 2018— USA Swimming is building excitement for the Olympics by announcing the 2020 Olympic trials cut on a webcast. USA Swimming Tweeted the information out: “The webcast of the 2020 Olympic
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Tokyo 2020 Aquatics To Have Morning Olympic Finals

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 12, 2018— Swimming events will be held for nine days commencing on Day 1 of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020–25 July 2020–with all heats being held in the evening and finals taking place in the morning.

Sept. 12, 2018— Swimming events will be held for nine days commencing on Day 1 of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020–25 July 2020–with all heats being held in the evening and finals taking place in the morning.
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2020 Olympic Games Tokyo Ke Aquatics Schedule

SWIMSWAM 2 months, 1 week ago

Tokyo 2020 Announces Aquatics Schedule

SWIMMER'S DAILY 2 months, 1 week ago

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Test Event confirmed for August 2019

TRIATHLON.ORG 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 11, 2018— The International Triathlon Union, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee and the Japanese Triathlon Union are pleased to announce the dates for the 2019 Test Event.

Sept. 11, 2018— The International Triathlon Union, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee and the Japanese Triathlon Union are pleased to announce the dates for the 2019 Test Event.
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Former World Champion Marco Koch Changes Up Training Home

SWIMSWAM 2 months, 1 week ago
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Sept. 11, 2018— Germany’s 2015 World Champion Marco Koch is on the move, changing up clubs less than 2 years out from Tokyo.

Sept. 11, 2018— Germany’s 2015 World Champion Marco Koch is on the move, changing up clubs less than 2 years out from Tokyo.
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Olympian Missy Franklin On Swimming’s Highs And Lows, Then Facing Depression

SWIMMER'S DAILY 2 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Missy Franklin

Sept. 11, 2018— Missy Franklin was the golden girl of the 2012 London Olympics. Night after night, she stood in the spotlight, her broad swimmer’s shoulders draped in medals and her impossibly bright smile dazzlin…

Sept. 11, 2018— Missy Franklin was the golden girl of the 2012 London Olympics. Night after night, she stood in the spotlight, her broad swimmer’s shoulders draped in medals and her impossibly bright smile dazzlin…
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Olympian Missy Franklin On Swimming's Highs And Lows, Then Facing Depression

COLORADO PUBLIC RADIO 2 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Missy Franklin

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2018 European Champion Ellie Faulkner Announces Retirement

SWIMSWAM 2 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Ellie Faulkner

Sept. 9, 2018— 25-year old British swimmer Ellie Faulkner has announced her retirement from competitive swimming. The 2012 and 2016 Olympian is coming off the most successful international season of her career: s…

Sept. 9, 2018— 25-year old British swimmer Ellie Faulkner has announced her retirement from competitive swimming. The 2012 and 2016 Olympian is coming off the most successful international season of her career: s…
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Introducing the New Wave of Swimmers For the Tokyo 2020 Quad

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Adam Peaty | Ariarne Titmus | Caeleb Dressel | Duncan Scott | Gabriele Detti | Katinka Hosszu | Kliment Kolesnikov | Kristof Milak | Madisyn Cox | Michael Andrew | Mireia Belmonte | Mykhailo Romanchuk | Regan Smith | Rikako Ikee | Simone Manuel | Taylor Ruck | Zane Grothe

Sept. 9, 2018— With the summer of 2018 now over, we are less than two years away from the big show at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. It has been an interesting summer to say the least.

Sept. 9, 2018— With the summer of 2018 now over, we are less than two years away from the big show at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. It has been an interesting summer to say the least.
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GB surfing team sets up crowdfunding page to reach Olympic qualifier in Japan

BBC SPORT 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 7, 2018 GREAT BRITAIN— The British surfing team sets up a crowdfunding page to reach an event which carries qualification points for the 2020 Olympics.

Sept. 7, 2018 GREAT BRITAIN— The British surfing team sets up a crowdfunding page to reach an event which carries qualification points for the 2020 Olympics.
Analysis of water polo injuries during 8904 player matches at FINA World Championships and Olympic games to make the sport safer

BRITISH JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE 2 months, 1 week ago

Sept. 7, 2018— Creating the bases for new rules that will supposedly make water polo safer.

Sept. 7, 2018— Creating the bases for new rules that will supposedly make water polo safer.
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Jason Lezak Discusses the 46.06 Split 10 Years Later at the ASCA World Clinic

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Cullen Jones | Jason Lezak | Michael Phelps

Sept. 7, 2018— Four-time US Olympian Jason Lezak sat down with two-time US Olympian Josh Davis for Swimming World TV to discuss the 46.06 anchor leg from the 4×100 free relay at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Sept. 7, 2018— Four-time US Olympian Jason Lezak sat down with two-time US Olympian Josh Davis for Swimming World TV to discuss the 46.06 anchor leg from the 4×100 free relay at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Tokyo 2020 surfing sports manager welcomes media to Olympic venue

INSIDETHEGAMES.BIZ 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 7, 2018— Tokyo 2020's sports manager for surfing, Kimifumi Imoto, has today welcomed media to the venue here that will play host to the sport’s Olympic debut i...

Sept. 7, 2018— Tokyo 2020's sports manager for surfing, Kimifumi Imoto, has today welcomed media to the venue here that will play host to the sport’s Olympic debut i...
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British Olympic Medalist Chris Walker-Hebborn Announces Retirement

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Chris Walker-Hebborn

Sept. 6, 2018— British Olympic silver medalist Chris Walker-Hebborn announced his retirement from swimming this week in a post on his official Twitter account.

Sept. 6, 2018— British Olympic silver medalist Chris Walker-Hebborn announced his retirement from swimming this week in a post on his official Twitter account.
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French Olympic Medalist Clement Mignon Announces Retirement On Facebook

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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IOC President Thomas Bach Announces Olympic Flame Will Be Lit March 11, 2020

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Thomas Bach

Sept. 6, 2018— In an article that appeared online on CTGN it was reported that Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), said last Saturday that the Olympic flame lighting ceremony will take

Sept. 6, 2018— In an article that appeared online on CTGN it was reported that Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), said last Saturday that the Olympic flame lighting ceremony will take
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Artistic Swimming

NBCOLYMPICS.COM 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 5, 2018— Artistic Swimming, formerly known as Synchronized Swimming, comprises two medal events: Duet and Team (8 athletes per)

Sept. 5, 2018— Artistic Swimming, formerly known as Synchronized Swimming, comprises two medal events: Duet and Team (8 athletes per)
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Taiwan or Chinese Taipei? Name Issue Grows Ahead of 2020

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 5, 2018— Chinese Taipei or Taiwan? The island nation is independent, but treated by China as a breakaway province. It has been known as many things, including Chinese Taipei, Republic of China

Sept. 5, 2018— Chinese Taipei or Taiwan? The island nation is independent, but treated by China as a breakaway province. It has been known as many things, including Chinese Taipei, Republic of China
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Olympic Dreams Revived: Laura Wilkinson on Resilience, Family & Coming Back

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Erin Keaveny | Laura Wilkinson

Sept. 5, 2018— Coming out of retirement to balance physical and mental training, raising a family, her and Olympic dream is just another day for Olympian Laura Wilkinson.

Sept. 5, 2018— Coming out of retirement to balance physical and mental training, raising a family, her and Olympic dream is just another day for Olympian Laura Wilkinson.
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Adam Peaty Takes Aim at Sub-57 100 Breast

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Adam Peaty | David Rieder

Sept. 3, 2018— Swimming World presents "Project 56," a closer look at how Adam Peaty has taken aim at a sub-57 second 100 breast.

Sept. 3, 2018— Swimming World presents "Project 56," a closer look at how Adam Peaty has taken aim at a sub-57 second 100 breast.
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Murphy, Ledecky Lead Five Swimmers as Team USA Best of August Finalists

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 2 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Jordan Wilimovsky | Katie Ledecky | Ryan Murphy

Sept. 1, 2018— The United States Olympic Committee today announced finalists for the Team USA Awards presented by Dow ...

Sept. 1, 2018— The United States Olympic Committee today announced finalists for the Team USA Awards presented by Dow ...
Olympic Competition Schedule

THE TOKYO ORGANISING COMMITTEE OF THE OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC GAMES 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Aug. 30, 2018— The official website for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, providing the latest news, event information, Games Vision, and venue plans.

Aug. 30, 2018— The official website for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, providing the latest news, event information, Games Vision, and venue plans.
IOC Announces Dates for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Triathlon Events

TEAM USA 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Aug. 29, 2018— IOC Announces Dates for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Triathlon Events

Aug. 29, 2018— IOC Announces Dates for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Triathlon Events
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Veteran swimming coach Jon Urbanchek is king of the pool deck, where he's everyone's favorite

LATIMES.COM 2 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Jon Urbanchek | Katie Ledecky | Nathan Adrian

Aug. 28, 2018— The most popular person on the pool deck at the Woollett Aquatics Center in Irvine is a slight man with a watch on each wrist, deep tan, and endless series of one-liners during swimming's national championships.

Aug. 28, 2018— The most popular person on the pool deck at the Woollett Aquatics Center in Irvine is a slight man with a watch on each wrist, deep tan, and endless series of one-liners during swimming's national championships.
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Tokyo Governor Casts Doubt on Daylight Savings for 2020 Olympics

SWIMMER'S DAILY 3 months ago

Aug. 22, 2018— Tokyo’s highest official is casting doubt on government plans to institute daylight savings time in 2019 and 2020 to help manage the scorching heat during the Summer Olympics.

Aug. 22, 2018— Tokyo’s highest official is casting doubt on government plans to institute daylight savings time in 2019 and 2020 to help manage the scorching heat during the Summer Olympics.
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International Testing Agency Aims To Regain Trust Of Athletes and Fans

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 3 months ago

Aug. 22, 2018— In a profile that originally appeared on the website Business Standard, the director-general Benjamin Cohen of the International Testing Agency claims that the organization will help fans and athletes ...

Aug. 22, 2018— In a profile that originally appeared on the website Business Standard, the director-general Benjamin Cohen of the International Testing Agency claims that the organization will help fans and athletes ...
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Surfer Omura aims to make Olympic splash

SFGATE 3 months ago

Aug. 20, 2018— FUJISAWA, Kanagawa - Surfer Nao Omura had long dreamed the sport she loved would one day become an Olympic event. Her dream has become reality, as surfing will debut at the Olympics in about two years at the Tokyo Games.

Aug. 20, 2018— FUJISAWA, Kanagawa - Surfer Nao Omura had long dreamed the sport she loved would one day become an Olympic event. Her dream has become reality, as surfing will debut at the Olympics in about two years at the Tokyo Games.
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Joseph Schooling sets 2024 deadline to stop swimming

THE STRAITS TIMES 3 months ago
People in this story:Joseph Schooling

Aug. 18, 2018— ​Joseph Schooling satisfied his own hunger for Olympic gold when he triumphed in the 100m butterfly final in Rio de Janeiro two years ago ...

Aug. 18, 2018— ​Joseph Schooling satisfied his own hunger for Olympic gold when he triumphed in the 100m butterfly final in Rio de Janeiro two years ago ...
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Day after Peaty record, Britain adds 2 more swimming golds

FOX SPORTS 3 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Adam Peaty

Aug. 5, 2018— Day after Peaty record, Britain adds 2 more swimming golds ...

Aug. 5, 2018— Day after Peaty record, Britain adds 2 more swimming golds ...
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Swimming Among Most Expensive Tickets for 2020 Olympic Games

SWIMSWAM 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Aug. 4, 2018— On July 20th, the Tokyo Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games announced the ticket prices for all Tokyo 2020 Olympic events.

Aug. 4, 2018— On July 20th, the Tokyo Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games announced the ticket prices for all Tokyo 2020 Olympic events.
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Kathleen Baker Named "Best of July" Team USA Award Finalist

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 3 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Kathleen Baker

Aug. 2, 2018— The United States Olympic Committee today announced finalists for the Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of July, which recognize the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes from last month.

Aug. 2, 2018— The United States Olympic Committee today announced finalists for the Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of July, which recognize the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes from last month.
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Dinsmore, Anderson Among Candidates for USA Best of June Awards

SWIMSWAM 4 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Haley Anderson

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ITU and Tokyo 2020 Unveil Triathlon, Mixed Relay & Paratriathlon Courses

TRIATHLON.ORG 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Aug. 2, 2018— The International Triathlon Union (ITU) and the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) today announced the courses for

Aug. 2, 2018— The International Triathlon Union (ITU) and the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) today announced the courses for
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2018 Pan Pacs Previews: Dressel-Chalmers Showdown In Men’s Sprints

SWIMSWAM 3 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Blake Pieroni | Caeleb Dressel | Gabriel Santos | Jack Cartwright | Katsumi Nakamura | Kyle Chalmers | Marcelo Chierighini | Michael Andrew | Nathan Adrian | Townley Haas | Zach Apple

July 31, 2018— Young sprint stars Caeleb Dressel and Kyle Chalmers should meet for the first time since the 2016 Olympics in what could be a clash of sprint free titans.

July 31, 2018— Young sprint stars Caeleb Dressel and Kyle Chalmers should meet for the first time since the 2016 Olympics in what could be a clash of sprint free titans.
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Mobile Mosque launches as Japan prepares for 2020 Olympics

SWIMMER'S DAILY 3 months, 3 weeks ago

July 30, 2018— For Muslims, when participating in the Olympics or other sporting events, it will be easier for them to find a place to worship.

July 30, 2018— For Muslims, when participating in the Olympics or other sporting events, it will be easier for them to find a place to worship.
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Japan discusses time change at Tokyo Olympics for extreme heat

SWIMMER'S DAILY 3 months, 3 weeks ago

July 30, 2018— Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said turning the clocks forward one or two hours during the Olympics “may be one solution” to combat potential heat-wave temperatures in two years, according to Japa…

July 30, 2018— Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said turning the clocks forward one or two hours during the Olympics “may be one solution” to combat potential heat-wave temperatures in two years, according to Japa…
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Dutch Federation Names 4 Swimmers to 2018 Youth Olympic Games Roster

SWIMSWAM 3 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Caspar Corbeau

July 29, 2018— Included among the 4 are a National Record holder and American-trained Caspar Corbeau, above.

July 29, 2018— Included among the 4 are a National Record holder and American-trained Caspar Corbeau, above.
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Why the Summer Olympics are held in July, August despite heat

SWIMMER'S DAILY 3 months, 3 weeks ago

July 27, 2018— A heat wave scorching Japan is raising questions about timing the Tokyo 2020 Olympics during July and August, typically the annual peak for temperatures and humidity, and the health risks that migh…

July 27, 2018— A heat wave scorching Japan is raising questions about timing the Tokyo 2020 Olympics during July and August, typically the annual peak for temperatures and humidity, and the health risks that migh…
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Is this Tokyo 2020 Olympics biggest mistake?

SWIMMER'S DAILY 3 months, 3 weeks ago

July 26, 2018— In 2 years, the Tokyo Summer Olympic Games will take place and — the entire city is going to fry!

July 26, 2018— In 2 years, the Tokyo Summer Olympic Games will take place and — the entire city is going to fry!
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Rising Through Challenge with 100m Free World Champion Brent Hayden

EFFORTLESS SWIMMING 3 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Brent Hayden

July 25, 2018— Getting beaten up by riot police. Setting his alarm 4 hours too early before the biggest race of his life. Not being able to walk for 4 days just weeks out from his last Olympic Games. These are just a few of the challenges 3x Olympian, Olympic bronze medallist and 100m Freestyle World Champion Brent …

July 25, 2018— Getting beaten up by riot police. Setting his alarm 4 hours too early before the biggest race of his life. Not being able to walk for 4 days just weeks out from his last Olympic Games. These are just a few of the challenges 3x Olympian, Olympic bronze medallist and 100m Freestyle World Champion Brent …
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Olympics – Tokyo 2020 Games venues hit by construction delays: organizers

SWIMMER'S DAILY 3 months, 4 weeks ago

July 25, 2018— Construction delays at two key Olympic venues could force Tokyo Games organizers into a reshuffle of test event schedules, the organizing committee said. The Olympics Aquatics Center, which will ho…

July 25, 2018— Construction delays at two key Olympic venues could force Tokyo Games organizers into a reshuffle of test event schedules, the organizing committee said. The Olympics Aquatics Center, which will ho…
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Rodriguez swimmers trying to become youngest sibling Olympians

SWIMMER'S DAILY 3 months, 4 weeks ago

July 24, 2018— The Rodriguez siblings have dreams of representing Guam and becoming the youngest brother and sister duo to swim in the Summer Olympics in France held in 2024.

July 24, 2018— The Rodriguez siblings have dreams of representing Guam and becoming the youngest brother and sister duo to swim in the Summer Olympics in France held in 2024.
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Two Years Until Tokyo 2020: Tokyo 1964 vs Today

SWIMSWAM 3 months, 4 weeks ago

July 24, 2018— Tokyo 2020 kicks off in two years. Check out how much the city has grown since the last time they hosted the Games in 1964 to today.

July 24, 2018— Tokyo 2020 kicks off in two years. Check out how much the city has grown since the last time they hosted the Games in 1964 to today.
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T-Minus Two Years Until Tokyo

SWIMSWAM 3 months, 4 weeks ago

July 24, 2018— There are 731 days until the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. Let’s go!

July 24, 2018— There are 731 days until the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. Let’s go!
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Tokyo unveils Miraitowa and Someity as 2020 Olympics mascots

SWIMMER'S DAILY 4 months ago

July 23, 2018— The mascots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games were named during a ceremony in the Japanese capital on Sunday. The Olympic mascot, a blue-checked pointy-eared figure, was named as Mira…

July 23, 2018— The mascots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games were named during a ceremony in the Japanese capital on Sunday. The Olympic mascot, a blue-checked pointy-eared figure, was named as Mira…
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The Week That Was: Major Shake-Ups Heading Into 2018 U.S. Nationals

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months ago
People in this story:Bob Bowman | Bruno Fratus | Caroline Burckle | Cate Campbell | Ella Eastin | Gabriele Detti | Kylie Masse | Madisyn Cox | Mireia Belmonte | Penny Oleksiak

July 23, 2018— With less than a week until the start of the 2018 U.S. Nationals that will determine the international teams for 2018 and 2019, two major U.S. stars created a lot

July 23, 2018— With less than a week until the start of the 2018 U.S. Nationals that will determine the international teams for 2018 and 2019, two major U.S. stars created a lot
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The Awesome Tokyo 2020 Mascots Have Been Named

SWIMSWAM 4 months ago

July 22, 2018— The Tokyo 2020 mascots have now been named, making them even more awesome than before.

July 22, 2018— The Tokyo 2020 mascots have now been named, making them even more awesome than before.
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Olympics – Japan swimming gets sinking feeling over morning finals

SWIMMER'S DAILY 4 months ago

July 21, 2018— The Japanese Swimming Federation (JSF) has expressed disappointment that the Tokyo 2020 Olympics schedule is likely to cater for U.S. audiences, depriving local television viewers a chance to watch…

July 21, 2018— The Japanese Swimming Federation (JSF) has expressed disappointment that the Tokyo 2020 Olympics schedule is likely to cater for U.S. audiences, depriving local television viewers a chance to watch…
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On The Record with Ratko Rudic, Legendary Water Polo Coach

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months ago

July 20, 2018— By Michael Randazzo, Swimming World Contributor Without a doubt the most successful water polo coach in the history of the sport, Ratko Rudic recently surprised polo observers the world over

July 20, 2018— By Michael Randazzo, Swimming World Contributor Without a doubt the most successful water polo coach in the history of the sport, Ratko Rudic recently surprised polo observers the world over
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Tokyo 2020 Leaning Towards Morning Finals; Cate Campbell Speaks Out

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months ago
People in this story:Cate Campbell

July 20, 2018— Tokyo 2020 organizing committee leans towards hosting morning swimming finals, which Australian Olympian Cate Campbell has spoken out against.

July 20, 2018— Tokyo 2020 organizing committee leans towards hosting morning swimming finals, which Australian Olympian Cate Campbell has spoken out against.
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A Preview of USA Women's 100 Free at the 2018 Summer National Championships

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months ago
People in this story:Allison Schmitt | Lia Neal | Mallory Comerford | Margo Geer | Penny Oleksiak | Sarah Sjöström | Simone Manuel

July 20, 2018— The women's 100 free for the 2018 Summer National Championships looks to be an especially interesting battle between a number of contenders.

July 20, 2018— The women's 100 free for the 2018 Summer National Championships looks to be an especially interesting battle between a number of contenders.
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FINA Favors Morning Finals At 2020 Olympic Games

SWIMSWAM 4 months ago

July 19, 2018— The 2020 Olympic Games may see swimming finals take place in the morning, giving American broadcasters the primetime broadcasting advantage.

July 19, 2018— The 2020 Olympic Games may see swimming finals take place in the morning, giving American broadcasters the primetime broadcasting advantage.
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FINA Bureau In Favor Of Morning Finals At 2020 Tokyo Olympics

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months ago

July 19, 2018— The FINA Bureau met for the first time in 2018 ahead of the organization’s 110th anniversary, covering a wide range of topics related to FINA sponsored events in the upcoming

July 19, 2018— The FINA Bureau met for the first time in 2018 ahead of the organization’s 110th anniversary, covering a wide range of topics related to FINA sponsored events in the upcoming
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(Most Of) Tokyo 2020 Olympic Competition Schedule Released

SWIMSWAM 4 months ago

July 18, 2018— Most of the Tokyo 2020 competitive schedule has been released, minus a few events of interest to swimming fans.

July 18, 2018— Most of the Tokyo 2020 competitive schedule has been released, minus a few events of interest to swimming fans.
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Overholt, Padington Swim Season-Bests To Open Canadian Pan Pac Trials

SWIMSWAM 4 months ago
People in this story:Emily Overholt | Javier Acevedo | Kierra Smith | Penny Oleksiak | Sydney Pickrem | Taylor Ruck

July 18, 2018— Emily Overholt swam her fastest 400 IM in the Canadian Trials prelims since finishing 5th at the Olympic Games two years ago.

July 18, 2018— Emily Overholt swam her fastest 400 IM in the Canadian Trials prelims since finishing 5th at the Olympic Games two years ago.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Aquatics Center Construction On Schedule

SWIMSWAM 4 months ago

July 18, 2018— The Olympic Aquatic Center in Tokyo is on schedule for the 2020 Summer Games.

July 18, 2018— The Olympic Aquatic Center in Tokyo is on schedule for the 2020 Summer Games.
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Aquatic Sports Schedule Still Undecided for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months ago

July 18, 2018— The sports schedule for swimming, diving, and artistic swimming are still undecided for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, while all other sports have been finalized.

July 18, 2018— The sports schedule for swimming, diving, and artistic swimming are still undecided for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, while all other sports have been finalized.
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Brazilian Sprint Star Bruno Fratus Out Of Pan Pacs

SWIMSWAM 4 months ago
People in this story:Bruno Fratus

July 16, 2018— The Brazilian swimming federation has announced that Fratus has been removed from the Pan Pacs roster due to a shoulder injury. The veteran sprinter is suffering from inflammation in 2 tendons on the left shoulder, confirmed after his series of racing this summer. Per the CBDA doctor, Gustavo Maglioca, Fratus has been in recovery mode the past few weeks and won’t be in form by the time Tokyo comes around.

July 16, 2018— The Brazilian swimming federation has announced that Fratus has been removed from the Pan Pacs roster due to a shoulder injury. The veteran sprinter is suffering from inflammation in 2 tendons on the left shoulder, confirmed after his series of racing this summer. Per the CBDA doctor, Gustavo Maglioca, Fratus has been in recovery mode the past few weeks and won’t be in form by the time Tokyo comes around.
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Stanford’s Avery Aquatic Center Will Host 2019 US Nationals

SWIMSWAM 4 months, 1 week ago

July 14, 2018— USA Swimming updated its National Team quad plan in May, reflecting updates through the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, plus the Short Course World Championships thereafter. The big news is the addition of dates and locations for next summer’s USA Swimming National Championships. The summer senior national championship meet will be held from July 31st through August 4th at Stanford’s Avery Aquatics Center in Stanford, California. Junior Nationals will follow from August 6th-10th.

July 14, 2018— USA Swimming updated its National Team quad plan in May, reflecting updates through the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, plus the Short Course World Championships thereafter. The big news is the addition of dates and locations for next summer’s USA Swimming National Championships. The summer senior national championship meet will be held from July 31st through August 4th at Stanford’s Avery Aquatics Center in Stanford, California. Junior Nationals will follow from August 6th-10th.
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Rūta Meilutytė Plans to Stay at USC through Tokyo 2020 (VIDEO)

SWIMSWAM 4 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Ruta Meilutyte

July 14, 2018— After traveling and bouncing between teams for over a year, 2012 Olympic champ Rūta Meilutytė told SwimSwam that she plans to remain at USC through Tokyo 2020.

July 14, 2018— After traveling and bouncing between teams for over a year, 2012 Olympic champ Rūta Meilutytė told SwimSwam that she plans to remain at USC through Tokyo 2020.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay To Start In Tsunami

SWIMSWAM 4 months, 1 week ago

July 12, 2018— With just over 740 days to go until the Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony, organizers have disclosed that the Olympic torch relay will begin on March 26, 2020 in the Fukushima Prefecture.

July 12, 2018— With just over 740 days to go until the Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony, organizers have disclosed that the Olympic torch relay will begin on March 26, 2020 in the Fukushima Prefecture.
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United States Olympic Committee Hires Sarah Hirshland As CEO

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months, 1 week ago
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July 12, 2018— United States Olympic Committee Hires Sarah Hirshland As CEO.

July 12, 2018— United States Olympic Committee Hires Sarah Hirshland As CEO.
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USOC Hires Golf Exec Sarah Hirschland As New CEO

SWIMSWAM 4 months, 1 week ago

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Predicting Tokyo: SwimSwam International Olympians Draft, Part 1

SWIMSWAM 4 months, 1 week ago

July 9, 2018— Which swimmers do we expect to dominate in Tokyo? How do we value up and coming swimmer’s chances? Do we expect aging stars to win more medals or fall off?

July 9, 2018— Which swimmers do we expect to dominate in Tokyo? How do we value up and coming swimmer’s chances? Do we expect aging stars to win more medals or fall off?
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SwimSwam International Olympians Draft, Part 2

SWIMSWAM 4 months, 1 week ago

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New Zealand Names Teams for Pan Pacs, Junior Pan Pacs & Youth Olympic Games

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months, 2 weeks ago

July 6, 2018— New Zealand has named the teams for the Pan Pacs, Junior Pan Pacs, and Youth Olympic Games.

July 6, 2018— New Zealand has named the teams for the Pan Pacs, Junior Pan Pacs, and Youth Olympic Games.
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City Of Tokyo Passes Strict Anti-Smoking Rules Ahead of 2020 Games

SWIMSWAM 4 months, 3 weeks ago

June 28, 2018— We’re about 2 years out from the 2020 Olympic Games and the host city of Tokyo, Japan has already announced new anti-smoking legislation to prepare for the world’s biggest sporting stage.

June 28, 2018— We’re about 2 years out from the 2020 Olympic Games and the host city of Tokyo, Japan has already announced new anti-smoking legislation to prepare for the world’s biggest sporting stage.
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Moore And Ovadia Add More Medals At US Synchro Junior Champs

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Dalia Ovadia | Emileen Moore

June 27, 2018— More champions were crowned Tuesday at the U.S. Junior Olympic Synchronized Swimming Championships. Emileen Moore and Dalia Ovadia of the Walnut Creek Aquanuts added to their medal haul, finishing 1-2 in the 12

June 27, 2018— More champions were crowned Tuesday at the U.S. Junior Olympic Synchronized Swimming Championships. Emileen Moore and Dalia Ovadia of the Walnut Creek Aquanuts added to their medal haul, finishing 1-2 in the 12
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Simone Manuel Wins 2018 Honda Cup; Named Collegiate Woman Athlete Of The Year

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 4 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Ella Eastin | Katie Ledecky | Lilly King | Simone Manuel

June 25, 2018— Olympic Champion Simone Manuel was officially named the Class of 2018 Honda Cup Award winner on Monday night. Manuel was announced as the winner in a ceremony that was broadcast

June 25, 2018— Olympic Champion Simone Manuel was officially named the Class of 2018 Honda Cup Award winner on Monday night. Manuel was announced as the winner in a ceremony that was broadcast
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Lilly King Wins 2nd-Straight Big Ten Athlete of the Year Award

SWIMSWAM 4 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Ian Finnerty | Lilly King

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Get to Know Olympic Champ Ryan Held

SWIMMER'S DAILY 5 months ago
People in this story:Ryan Held

June 21, 2018— Get to know a little more about Ryan Held, my friend and roommate while on the Monaco stop of the Mare Nostrum.

June 21, 2018— Get to know a little more about Ryan Held, my friend and roommate while on the Monaco stop of the Mare Nostrum.
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The Road to Tokyo: A Legal Perspective On Olympic Preparation In The United States

SWIMSWAM 5 months ago

June 21, 2018— A legal perspective on Olympic preparation in the United States from Joshua Bratter.

June 21, 2018— A legal perspective on Olympic preparation in the United States from Joshua Bratter.
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Wisconsin Swimming and Diving Completes Coaching Staff With Hiring of Erik Posegay

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 5 months ago
People in this story:Erik Posegay | Jennah Haney | Kristy Brager | Yuri Suguiyama

June 21, 2018— MADISON, Wis. – Yuri Suguiyama completed the coaching staff for his first season with the Wisconsin swimming and diving program on Thursday, hiring Erik Posegay to serve as an assistant

June 21, 2018— MADISON, Wis. – Yuri Suguiyama completed the coaching staff for his first season with the Wisconsin swimming and diving program on Thursday, hiring Erik Posegay to serve as an assistant
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Paris 2024 Progress Coming Along Smoothly and Ahead of Schedule

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 5 months ago

June 20, 2018— The chairman of the International Olympic Committee’s Coordination Commission, Pierre-Olivier Beckers-Vieujant expressed “a very high level of satisfaction” with preparations made so far in the organizing efforts for the 2024 Paris Olympics.

June 20, 2018— The chairman of the International Olympic Committee’s Coordination Commission, Pierre-Olivier Beckers-Vieujant expressed “a very high level of satisfaction” with preparations made so far in the organizing efforts for the 2024 Paris Olympics.
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Paris drops plans for new, permanent swimming arena.

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June 18, 2018— The Paris 2024 Organizing Committee announced that it dropped its plans to build a permanent 15,000-seat aquatic center near the Stade de France.

June 18, 2018— The Paris 2024 Organizing Committee announced that it dropped its plans to build a permanent 15,000-seat aquatic center near the Stade de France.
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Paris 2024 Opts for Temporary Swimming Arena

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS 5 months ago

June 18, 2018— Paris 2024 organizers have opted for a temporary swimming arena instead of the original permanent facility and have published their joint funding protocol.

June 18, 2018— Paris 2024 organizers have opted for a temporary swimming arena instead of the original permanent facility and have published their joint funding protocol.
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