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Wednesday Aug 27 | Colorado Springs Independent

Seven Days to Live

You don't go to a nostalgia package like the Happy Together Tour expecting to hear the Turtles sing "Grim Reaper of Love."


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Swimming

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Ten American swimmers who were teenage sensations

During the 2012 Olympic Games, then-17-year-old Missy Franklin took the swimming world by storm.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Janet Evans, Charles, Sports, Olympics, Swimming, Michael Phelps, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Young Americans Making Push Towards Rio With Strong Pan Pacs

GOLD COAST, Australia, August 24. STOP me if you've heard this before: Katie Ledecky smashes a world record, and then there's Phelps and Lochte in the 200 IM.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Katie Ledecky, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Natalie Coughlin, Cate Campbell, Alicia Coutts

Fri Aug 22, 2014


Wilson graduate Jessica Hardy wins 100-meter breaststroke gold at Pan Pacific Championships

Jessica Hardy described the inclement weather Friday in Gold Coast, Australia, as “some of the worst conditions ever.” Despite the rain and a strong second-half charge by Japan's Kanako Watanabe, Hardy still managed to be the best once again for the U.S. national swim team at the Pan Pacific Championships.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Jessica Hardy, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Kanako Watanabe, Swimming, Rebecca Soni, Megan Jendrick

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

The Attack of the 14-Year-Olds At Junior Nationals

IRVINE, California, August 2. APPARENTLY Taylor Ruck, Emma Cain, Reece Whitley and other 14-year-olds at the USA Swimming junior nationals didn't get the memo that the championship final is reserved for high school juniors and seniors - as well as a few college freshmen.


Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Janet Evans, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming


Olympic Medal Count

1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35