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Yesterday | Red Deer Advocate

Catalina swimmer snags nine golds at Canadian Championships

Red Deer Catalina swimmer Joshua Young made some major waves in the Canadian Age Group Championships at the Pan Am pool.

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

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Trinidad Guardian

George's reflections off the water

From August 5 and every Tuesday, T&T's Olympian swimmer George Bovell will be writing a column called Reflections Off The Water.

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

Denver Post

Interest in Colorado age-group swimming is increasing

Everybody loves being around the water, according to Colorado Stars club swim coach Todd Schmitz.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Missy Franklin, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Reuters

Injury almost ruined my race to gold, says Le Clos

An ankle injury nearly prevented Olympic champion Chad le Clos from successfully defending his 200 meters butterfly title at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Saturday, the swimmer told Reuters.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Chad le Clos, Summer Olympic, Swimming, Sebastien Rousseau, Olympic Swimming

The Peninsula

Us Lpga stars hope Phelps' golden touch rubs off

BALTIMORE: For America's team of LPGA stars at the International Crown, winning twice on Friday after a humbling start was nice, but handshakes with US Olympic swimming star Michael Phelps were priceless.

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Related Topix: LPGA Golf, More Sports, Golf, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Stacy Lewis, Golfers

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Dwyer taking flight under Michael Phelps' wing

The sun already has dried out the remains of an overnight rain, and the birds are chirping so loudly, they nearly drown out conversation during an al fresco breakfast outside the Whole Foods in the city's Mount Washington neighborhood.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Conor Dwyer, Swimming, Janet Evans, Bob Bowman, Gregg Troy

Fri Jul 25, 2014

BBC News

Scotland pool party but where's the star guest?

For two nights the guests had gathered at Tollcross Swimming Centre, giving their boy the kind of reception only reserved for athletes who are truly loved.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Michael Jamieson, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Liu Xiang

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Tewkesburyadmag.co.uk

Former Evesham club swimmer aims for glory at Commonwealth Games

MAKING A SPLASH: Evesham swimmer Cameron Brodie is hoping to secure at medal at the Commonwealth Games in the 200-metre butterfly as he represents Scotland in Glasgow on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Chad le Clos, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Independent

Commonwealth Games 2014: Ten world stars to light up Glasgow

Some of the greats from the 2012 Olympics are back in Britain while new names are ready to shine.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt, Olympic Athletics

Pacific Daily News

Dominant Schulte is 'Micro Phelps'

While the entire Guam team maintained complete control in the pool during the three days of competition at the 8th Micronesian Games, the group was led in the water and on the sideline by former, and likely future, Olympian Benjamin Schulte.

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Related Topix: Grant Hackett, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Benjamin Schulte, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Japan Times

New sports center symbol of Haiti's recovery

A place to train: United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and IOC president Thomas Bach watch young boxers at the new facilities at the Sport for Hope Centre in Port-au- Prince, Haiti.

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Related Topix: Prince, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Track And Field, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Reality TV queen offloads sports bar

Julie Christie at SkySport Bar and Grill in Auckland's Viaduct. Christie is selling the bar as she moves on to other ventures.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Clio Sports Awards: Under Armour Takes a 'Rough, Ragged, Raw' Approach to Marketing

The brand, which posted net revenue of more than $2.3 billion in 2013, will be honored with the Brand Innovation Awards at the inaugural awards ceremony July 17. When it comes to successful sports marketing, sometimes it really does pay to let them see you sweat.

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

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

The Alternative ESPYS: Giving Swimming Its Due

Commentary by Jeff Commings PHOENIX, Arizona, July 16. WHEN the nominees for the ESPY Awards, ESPN's way of honoring the best sports athletes and moments of the past 17 months, I was shocked that swimming and other aquatic sports were not listed in the nominations .

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Missy Franklin, Olympics, Katie Ledecky, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Bob Bowman, Ryan Lochte

Tahoe Daily Tribune

ACC Notebook: Chad Pfeifer wants to play professional golf

Chad Pfeifer plays a practice round for the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe Golf in Stateline, Nev., on Tuesday, July 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

East Anglian Daily Times

Doing Nicely: John Nice talks about where he finds inspiration

The best thing about the World Cup is watching other teams play before the team that you are supporting gets to have a go.

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Related Topix: Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Summer Olympic

Barrow County News

Bulldog Grand Slam wrapped up in Athens

After a weekend of hot ticket races, the first ever Bulldog Grand Slam has come to an end with all the spectacle fans were promised.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Allison Schmitt, Yannick Agnel, Conor Dwyer, Ryan Lochte

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Metro+state: Mak Van Ameyde named new Eastern Michigan baseball coach

Baseball: Mark Van Ameyde was named Eastern Michigan's new coach. Van Ameyde returns to Ypsilanti after spending the past six seasons at Michigan State as a pitching coach before being promoted to associate head coach in 2011.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Tyler Clary, Summer Olympic, Peter Vanderkaay, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Allison Schmitt

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

5 Headlines You Might Have Missed: The Week That Was

PHOENIX, Arizona, July 14. WE'RE going all over the world for today's show, from the United States to Australia and the Netherlands, so sit back and journey with us in this look back at another amazing week.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Ryan Lochte

Sun Jul 13, 2014

CBS Sports

Aussie swimmer Thorpe comes out, 'not straight'

After years of personal struggle and constant questions over his sexuality, former Australian Olympic swimmer Ian Thorpe announced in an interview with a Australian television station that he is 'not straight.'

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Grant Hackett, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
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
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