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23rd Euro Meet Scheduled For March In Luxembourg Is Cancelled

The 23rd Euro Meet scheduled for 19-21 March 2021 in Luxembourg has been cancelled as the repercussions of the pandemic continue. The meet - which always attracts a strong field including the likes of Sarah Sjostrom, Adam Peaty and Katinka Hosszu - had been pushed back to March from its traditional ...

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Time of Day ‘Strongly Affects’ Performance of Olympic Swimmers

A study by a Stanford postdoctoral fellow published last week finds that Olympic swimmers are more than a third of a second faster, on average, in the evening than in the morning. The study is titled, “Gold, silver or bronze: circadian variation strongly affects performance in Olympic athletes.” It ...

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85 Named On England Swimming Team Ahead Of 2022 Commonwealth Games

Adam Peaty, Alice Dearing and Siobhan O'Connor are among 85 swimmers to have been named in the England Swimming Team ahead of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. The 85 include members of the Swim England National Performance Squad as well as English swimmers on British Swimming’s and British Para-swimming...

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Passages: Albanian Swimmer, Record-Holder Klavio Meca, 24

Albanian swimmer Klavio Meca, who held a national record and represented his country at the 2017 World Championships, died on Dec. 27 at age 24. The death was first reported by the Albanian Daily News. No cause of death has been publicized. Meca was one of four swimmers to represent Albania at the 2...

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Italian Sprinter Silvia Di Pietro Tests Positive For COVID-19

Italian swimmer Silvia Di Pietro has tested positive for COVID-19. DiPietro posted the news on social media. "Verified. Unfortunately today I tested positive for covid-19. Sunday, after the 10th day of voluntary isolation from contact at the Italian championships, I took an antigenic swab which was ...