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Saturday Jul 19 | 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

Athens Banner-Herald

UGA's Kalisz avoiding distraction, working hard in pool

In what has been an unforgettable 2014 for a number of reasons, Chase Kalisz has found plenty of support between the two teams with which he's involved.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Yannick Agnel, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Conor Dwyer, Connor Jaeger

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Race Video: Watch Michael Phelps Blast 100 Back at Bulldog Grand Slam

ATHENS, Georgia, July 12. THERE's little doubt that Olympic superstar Michael Phelps is getting himself primed for another epic run this summer, and his second victory of the weekend at the Bulldog Grand Slam is just another indicator that he's fully back from retirement.

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

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

NISCA All-American Showcase: Two Names Synonymous With 100 Fly: Misty Hyman, Michael Cavic

Agon is the proud sponsor of all high school coverage on SwimmingWorld.com. For more information about Agon, visit their website Agonswim.com .

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Joseph Schooling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Ricky Berens, Dana Vollmer

Channelnewsasia.com

Swimming: Olympic champ Muffat retires at 25

Olympic champion Camille Muffat has said that she is retiring from competitive swimming at 25 following a disagreement with her coach.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Camille Muffat, Laure Manaudou, Swimming

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Los Angeles Times

East Los Angeles set to get its first Olympic-sized swimming pool

A lifeguard keeps a watchful eye on frolicking children at the Belvedere Park Community Pool on the first day of summer in 1998.

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

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Michael Phelps takes in Athens

The winningest athlete in Olympic history has been walking the streets of Athens this week, and meeting some frat boys in the process.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Jack Bauerle, Allison Schmitt, Ryan Lochte

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Michael Phelps takes in Athens

The winningest athlete in Olympic history has been walking the streets of Athens this week, and meeting some frat boys in the process.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Jack Bauerle, Allison Schmitt, Ryan Lochte

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

UGA swim signee Peters makes herself at home with title on first day of Bulldog Grand Slam

Stephanie Peters is no stranger to Georgia's Gabrielsen Natatorium, but it's safe to say she's going to be very happy now that it's her new home pool.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, High School Sports, Georgia High School Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Allison Schmitt, Ryan Lochte, Shannon Vreeland

The Washington Post

Phelps a bit miffed that he's not going faster

In this June 20, 2014 file photo, Michael Phelps swims in a 100-meter butterfly heat at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet in Santa Clara, Calif.

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

The State

Phelps a bit miffed that he's not going faster

In this June 20, 2014 file photo, Michael Phelps swims in a 100-meter butterfly heat at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet in Santa Clara, Calif.

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

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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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