Judge Ruling

By George Block

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, March 27, 2014 THE biggest news at the NCAA s happened before anyone hit the water today. A regional director of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled that football players at Northwestern University can unionize. Peter Sung Ohr, the NLRB Regional Director, found that the players' scholarships constitute compensation for a servic

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Kyle Whitaker

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2013LCNationalsKevin Cordes places first in the prelims of the 100 breaststroke.

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By David Ri

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Missy Franklin

PHOENIX, Arizona, March 23. ONE of the best commentaries on Missy Franklin's decision to go to college was published this weekend shortly after the NCAA Division I Women's Championships came to an end in Minneapolis, Minn.

Casey Barrett, a true friend of Swimming World who is the founder of both the swim-based blog capandgoggles.com as well as the New York-based swim scho

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Kim Brackin

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AUSTIN, Texa

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2013worldsspeedo Missy Franklin

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Caroline Simmons

Guest commentary by Caroline Simmons

As I was watching the Southeastern Championships, I had the pleasure of sitting next to an old swimming friend. After watching a few of the events, the conversation began to focus on the rules and regulations of swimming. Throughout the years that I have been involved in swimming, I was under the impression that most of the rules and regulations

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Pursley Pep Talks

Swimming World will publish a collection of coaching perspectives written by Alabama head swimming coach Dennis Pursley. This is the 11th installment of a series that will be rolled out throughout the coming months.

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Why is it that most champions will usually accept full responsibility for their unsuccessful performances, while some others will typically play the blame g

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5 Tips

Guest commentary by Susan Woessner, USA Swimming Director of Safe Sport

There are many reasons why a child should participate in sports. Sports teach important life lessons including goal-setting, teamwork and self-confidence, not to mention the great exercise it provides athletes.

Unfortunately, competitive sports can also be a high-risk environment for misconduct, including ph

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March 2014 Voice for the Sport

PHOENIX, Arizona, March 12, The March issue of Swimming World Magazine is now available for download to Total Access Subscribers!

On page 6 of Swimming World Magazine, A Voice For The Sport <

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