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Paralympic Games: Team USA Announces Swimming Roster for Tokyo

The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) today announced the 240-member 2020 U.S. Paralympic Team, including six guides for visually-impaired athletes, that will compete at the upcoming Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020. Following the year-long postponement due to the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

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Olympics: Andrew Capobianco Takes 10th on 3-Meter in Tokyo

Andrew Capobianco advanced to and competed in the Men’s 3-Meter Finals today at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Capobianco, who had earned a silver medal earlier in the week in the synchronized competition with Michael Hixon, advanced to finals after qualifying 17th in the semifinal round earlier in t...

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Olympics: USA Water Polo Tops Canada to Reach Semifinals

Olympics: USA Water Polo Tops Canada to Reach Semifinals The U.S. Olympic Women's Water Polo Team has never missed the semifinal round at the Olympic Games, that won't change in Tokyo following a 16-5 win over Canada. Maggie Steffens, Makenzie Fischer and Alys Williams all scored three goals in an o...

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NCAA Qualifying Standards for 2022 Swimming Championships Set

The NCAA Division I Championships qualifying standards have been released, and while several races are the same as last year, there are a few differences, mostly with the automatic "A" cuts. On the women's side, the "A" cuts  100 and 200 breaststroke events are slightly faster, while the men's 100 a...

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Olympics in Photos: Gallery of Tokyo Finale Session

The Olympic Games bring many iconic moments captured in photos. Check out a gallery of the last finals session of the Tokyo Olympics. Caeleb Dressel and Emma McKeon won 50 freestyle titles to close their dominant Olympics with gold, while Bobby Finke won another distance gold for the U.S. Australia ...

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Olympics in Photos: Gallery of Seventh Finals, Prelims Sessions

The Olympic Games bring many iconic moments captured in photos. Check out a gallery of the sixth finals session of the Tokyo Olympics as well as the preceding preliminary session. Caeleb Dressel broke the world record in the 100 butterfly, while Katie Ledecky won again in the 800 free. Meanwhile, Au...

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Olympics in Photos: Gallery of Sixth Finals, Prelims Sessions

The Olympic Games bring many iconic moments captured in photos. Check out a gallery of the sixth finals session of the Tokyo Olympics as well as the preceding preliminary session. Emma McKeon hung on to win the 100 free, while Evgeny Rylov won the 200 backstroke. But the show was stolen by South Afr...

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Olympics in Photos: Gallery of Fifth Finals, Prelims Sessions

The Olympic Games bring many iconic moments captured in photos. Check out a gallery of the fifth finals session of the Tokyo Olympics as well as the preceding preliminary session. China and the USA stunned heavily favored Australia to win the 800 free relay on the women's side, while Caeleb Dressel ...

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Olympics in Photos: Gallery of Fourth Day Finals, Prelims Sessions

The Olympic Games bring many iconic moments captured in photos. Check out a gallery of the fourth finals session of the Tokyo Olympics as well as the preceding preliminary session. Katie Ledecky rallied to win the 1500 after Ariarne Titmus won the 200 free, while Kristof Milak broke the Olympic reco...