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Oklahoma Swimming Names Bob Staab As Its First General Manager

Oklahoma Swimming, Inc. announced that it has chosen its first General Manager to oversee its day to day operations and to help grow the sport of youth swimming in Oklahoma.  After an exhaustive search with many great applicants, the Board of Directors for Oklahoma Swimming selected long time swimme...

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USA Swimming Reminder of Tech-Suit Rules For 12-and-Under Athletes

USA Swimming Reminder of Tech-Suit Rules For 12-and-Under Athletes Due to competition ramping up around the country, USA Swimming, in a post on its Twitter feed today, reiterated to its younger swimmers, their coaches and their parents what types of suits are allowed for competition for athletes 12-...

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Cody Simpson Makes Noise in 100 Butterfly as Progress Continues

Cody Simpson Makes Noise in 100 Butterfly as Progress Continues The impressive and continued progress of Australia's Cody Simpson was on display this weekend, when the former age-group standout, during a time trial, posted a time of 53.85 for the 100-meter butterfly. The effort by Simpson, a pop sta...

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Aussie Olympic Medalist Scott Miller Arrested on Drug Charges

Australian two-time Olympic medalist Scott Miller was arrested Monday in Sydney in connection with an alleged drug distribution ring. According to reports, Miller was arrested after the discovery of up to $2 million of methylamphetamine, or "ice," in what are reported as “commercial quantities” hidd...

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If Tokyo Bows Out as Olympics host, Florida Wants to Step In

If Tokyo Bows Out as Olympics host, Florida Wants to Step In The past week has brought numerous rumors concerning the 2021 Olympic Games in Tokyo, and whether the already-delayed sporting spectacle will be held amid global spikes of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, Florida is angling to fill the void for...

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Seahawks' DK Metcalf Found Love for Swimming Thanks to Russell Wilson

Seahawks' DK Metcalf Found Love for Swimming Thanks to Russell Wilson En route to the West Division title and a berth in the NFC playoffs, the Seattle Seahawks benefitted from the pool. An ESPN story on Friday highlighted the dynamic between quarterback Russell Wilson and wide receiver DK Metcalf, a...