PHOENIX, Arizona, November 27. TODAY, Swimming World is proud to announce that Chen Ruolin and Qiu Bo have been named the Divers of the Year.
Chen, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, won a pair of world titles this summer at the FINA World Championships with wins in the women's 10-meter and 10-meter synchronized diving events. Meanwhile, Qiu closed out a Chinese diving sweep of gold at the FINA World Championships with a victory in the men's 10-meter platform event. It provided China with a final 10-for-10 effort at home in Shanghai.
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December 2011 Issue
Contents of The December issue:
8 10 Best Performances of 2011 by John Lohn
12 World and Regional Swimmers of the Year by Jason Marsteller and Jeff Commings
20 Diving, Water Polo, Synchronized Swimming Award Winners
22 Defining Moments by Judy Jacob
The Pan-Am Games appear to be Brazil's Thiago Pereira's own personal playground, as he matched his records for most gold medals and overall medals that he had set four years ago.
28 Workout Card: Las Vegas Masters by Vic Hecker
30 Q&A with Coach Monty Hopkins by Michael J. Stott
32 How They Train: Josh Schneider by Michael J. Stott
33 Science of Performance: Off-season Training by G. John Mullen
The off-season is a good time to stay productive and help make yourself a better swimmer.
36 American Relay by Judy Jacob
37 TYR Age Group Swimmer of the Month
42 World & American Record Progressions by Jason Marsteller
6 A Voice for the Sport
24 Holiday Gift Guide
41 For the Record
46 Parting Shot
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