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National Open Water Championships Set For This Week

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla., May 31. THE USA Swimming Open Water National Championship Festival is scheduled to begin Thursday. Running through Sunday, the competition features the top distance swimmers in

British Swimming Showed Promise Over the Weekend

IRVINE, Calif., May 30. TWO medals, both bronze. That was it for the British swimming contingent at last summer’s Olympics in Athens. Disappointing? Absolutely. Embarrassing? Sure. Great Britain expected much

Vollmer Makes Florida Her College Choice

GAINESVILLE, Fla., May 27. DANA Vollmer, one of the top recruits in the country and a member of the United States’ world-record setting 800 freestyle relay at the Athens Olympics,

Van Den Hoogenband is Out of World Championships

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, May 27. THE World Championships just received a major blow, as Pieter Van Den Hoogenband announced today that he will bypass the competition in Montreal. The decision to