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1 min ago | Oxford Times

SWIMMING: Wood makes it a deadly dozen in City's Open

CITY of Oxford's Chris Wood won 12 gold medals in the club's July Open Gala at Temple Cowley.

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1 min ago | Oxford Times

SWIMMING: Super Wilkinson through to open water nationals

Didcot Barramundi's team at Westhampnett Lake : Ollie Mew, Toby Mew, Matthew Millard, Jack Shayler, Michael Fabes, Nick Sims, James Kelly, Freddie Wilkinson, Ollie Beard, Molly Ripley, Aoife Kelly, Ollie Ripley and club chairman Geraldine Kel DIDCOT Barramundi's Freddie Wilkinson won a gold medal in the ASA British Gas South East Regional Open ... (more)

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1 min ago | Bournemouth Echo

Commonwealth Games - swimming: Lelliott's lapping up the big-time atmosphere

SWIM Bournemouth's Jay Lelliott believes that controlling his nerves will be crucial as he bids to make a final on his Commonwealth Games debut on Monday.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Yahoo!

Medal rush for swimmers on second night

James Magnussen and Cameron McEvoy have set the stage for a mouth-watering Commonwealth Games duel by combining to complete a second-night swimming gold rush for Australia.

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Berwickshire swimmer Daniel Wallace wins gold

Berwickshire's Daniel Wallace celebrates with his gold medal won in the men's 400m individual medley final.

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Scotsman.com

Glasgow 2014: Swimming evening session round-up

ANOTHER night at the Tollcross Swimming Centre and another gold medal. This time it was Daniel Wallace who added to the national treasure trove, providing a strong finish to triumph in the men's 400m individual medley.

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TheAlternativePress.com

West Orange Teen Heading to YMCA Swimming Nationals

Nerissa Santa Cruz is a bubbly fifteen year old heading into her sophomore year at West Orange High School.

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Sky Sports

Commonwealth Games: England's Ben Proud storms to victory in 50m butterfly

Ben Proud ended England's wait for their first gold medal in the Glasgow 2014 pool when he triumphed in the 50m butterfly final.

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Edmonton Journal

Swimmer Ryan Cochrane wins Canada's first gold medal at Commonwealth Games

Ryan Cochrane of Canada celebrates winning the gold medal in the Men's 400m Freestyle Final at Tollcross International Swimming Centre during day one of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 24, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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St. Petersburg Times

Sun City Center residents earns place in swimming hall of fame

Bucha excelled in swimming, beating rivals, sometimes men, in races ranging from freestyle to marathons.

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Swindon Advertiser

It's all going swimmingly after my op

OLYMPIC and European swimming champion Brian Jenkins could not resist returning to the waters just 12 weeks after undergoing a major heart operation.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014: Scots swimming queen Hannah Miley reveals she almost...

MILEY raced to the 400m individual medley gold at Tollcross in record breaking time - then admitted she was so fed up at the start of the year she seriously considered giving up.

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Suria

Australia set new women's 4x100m...

Australia set a new women's 4x100m freestyle relay world record of 3min 30:98sec as they retained their Commonwealth Games title in Glasgow on Thursday.

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Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Swimming World Throwback Thursday Video: Darian Townsend Wins Olympic Gold

PHOENIX, Arizona, July 24. THE news that South African Darian Townsend was given American citizenship today is likely bringing back memories of Townsend's day at the top of the podium at the 2004 Olympics.

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Mashable

The 50 Best Swimming Cities in the U.S.

According to a new study commissioned by USA Swimming and Speedo, the following cities are the most swim-friendly in the United States.

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BBC News

Family of four in death crash named

Graham Lockhart, 23, and Shauna Robb, 20, from Bathgate, were killed along with their son Tyler, two, and 11-month-old daughter Arianna.

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Scotsman.com

Glasgow 2014: Jamieson through to swimming final

HOME favourite Michael Jamieson is safely through to tonight's final of the men's 200-metres breaststroke at Tollcross, but he could only qualify second-fastest behind Scotland team-mate Ross Murdoch.

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Cotswold Journal

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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This is Oxfordshire

Swimmer's dream fulfilled with help from jelly babies

A MEDICAL student who swam 21 miles across the Channel has told how jelly babies and a determination to raise money for charity got her through the gruelling challenge.

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Ledbury Reporter

New coaching team for swimming club

LEDBURY and District Amateur club have revealed a new two-man lead coaching team to cover all their training sessions and events.

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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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