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4 Ways to Mentally Recover From the Grind of Swimming

4 Ways to Mentally Recover From the Grind of Swimming By Evangelia Vasilakis, Swimming World College Intern.  All swimmers know how hard the sport can be on them mentally. The draining practices, the long meets, and the stress of working hard out of the pool. This can be a lot on an athlete, it can ...

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7 Reasons Why Sprint Squad is the Best Squad

7 Reasons Why Sprint Squad is the Best Squad "All right folks! Split up into your groups! Let's rock and roll!" Your coach cheers and graciously pairs those words with a few enthusiastic claps. You quickly hop out of your warmup lane, carefully organize your equipment in your mesh bag and make your ...

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Tatjana Schoenmaker Unveiled As An Ambassador For Discovery Vitality

Olympic 200m breaststroke champion Tatjana Schoenmaker has been unveiled as a new ambassador for Discovery Vitality, a programme that encourages healthy living. Schoenmaker became the first woman to break 2:19 when she won the title in Tokyo in July in a world record 2:18.95 and also claimed silver ...

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SEC Weekly Honors: Jarel Dillard, Mona McSharry Lead Honorees

The SEC announced its swimmers and divers of the week. Men’s Swimmer of the Week: Jarel Dillard, Tennessee Tennessee’s Jarel Dillard, a senior from Hendersonville, Tenn., swept the breaststroke events against No. 4 NC State with a pair of NCAA B-cut times. Dillard, the top points scorer for the Vols...

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ACC Weekly Honors: Gretchen Walsh, Nyls Korstanje Lead Honorees

NC State’s Nyls Korstanje has been named ACC Men’s Swimmer of the Week, and Florida State’s Joshua Davidson has been selected as the Diver of the Week. On the women’s side, Virginia’s Gretchen Walsh has been named the ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week, while Notre Dame’s Kelly Straub has been selected...

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The Pride of Being a Student-Athlete: Swimmer Edition

The Pride of Being a Student-Athlete: Swimmer Edition The United States’ collegiate programs funnel swimmers to both the National Team and Olympic Team. Forty-nine of the 53 athletes that were on the Tokyo Olympic roster competed with some type of college affiliation, whether having raced for a coll...

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Spain Tops Greece to Win Women’s Junior Water Polo World Championship

Spain Tops Greece to Win Women’s Junior Water Polo World Championship Ariadne Ruiz and captain Paula Camus scored three times each as Spain beat Greece, 10-5, on Saturday to win the 14th FINA Women’s Junior Water Polo World Championship. Spain used a 4-0 run over two minutes in the first half to bui...

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Fuel Foods Every Swimmer Needs in Their Life

Fuel Foods Every Swimmer Needs in Their Life By Suzie Ryan Training hard, giving 100% in every session, day in and day out, both in the pool and the gym, are all essential for smashing your goals, making that podium, and earning qualifying times. While dedicated to these aspects of the sport, swimme...

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Laticia Transom, Calypso Sheridan Help USC Win Trojan Invitational

Laticia Transom, Calypso Sheridan Help USC Win Trojan Invitational Laticia Transom and Calypso Sheridan led a formidable showing on the women’s side as USC won the four-team Trojan Invitational on Saturday. USC collected 1,741.5 points across the men’s and women’s competition over the two-day meet. ...