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Why Swimming at an NCAA Division III School Is a Great Fit

By Grant Anger, Swimming World College Intern Most swimmers don't continue to compete in college after high school for a variety of reasons. Maybe they weren't recruited or think they are too slow. The average high school swimmer believes that if they are not top five at a state meet, no college wou...

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Interview with National Team Member Annie Lazor

By Grant Anger, College Swimming World Intern. Annie Lazor has been a familiar face to many on the U.S. National Team. She has had a solid career as a breaststroke specialist and recently took third at the nationals. Even though USA Swimming has not announced the Pan-American Games line up, Lazor wi...

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Creating a Fan-Centered Pro Meet

Commentary by Grant Anger, College Swimming Intern. During the summer Olympics, swimming is one of the most popular sports watched in the United States. Its popularity matches that of gymnastics due to studs like Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte and Katie Ledecky. Most non-swimmers know these names and t...

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Which Breaststroke Style Works Best for You?

By Grant Anger, Swimming World College Intern. Over the past few years, the swimming world has seen breaststroke technique continually evolve. Swimmers and coaches alike have developed new styles of kicking and pulling, and while substantial differences exist between swimmers, two trends have em...

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Chasing Phelps: Could Caeleb Dressel Match Eight Gold Medals?

Commentary by Grant Anger, Swimming World College Intern.  This March at the NCAA Division 1 Championships, Caeleb Dressel proved that he is one of the all-time greats in short course history. He dominated every event he swam during his college years, setting American Records in five different event...