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News on Olympic Swimming continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | Detroit News

Body found in Belleville Lake in search for missing swimmer

Authorities have recovered a body late Thursday morning from Belleville Lake as part of their search for a young man who disappeared while swimming Wednesday night, according to authorities.

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5 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Swimming: Ledecky leads strong start by U.S. women

Our Ohio State headlines email newsletter delivers Buckeyes athletics news from The Dispatch .

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7 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

A Look At Team USA's Roster For FINA World Swimming Championships

Editorial coverage for the Pan Pacific Championships is proudly sponsored by Master Spas ! For complete coverage of the Pan Pacific Championships, check out our event landing page .

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Matt Grevers, Summer Olympic, Jessica Hardy, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Missy Franklin, Katie Ledecky, Tyler Clary

8 hrs ago | The Daily Record

Swimmer Angus raises the Barr as he smashes Scottish junior record

Twenty-two years is a long time in sport, but in the pool, where records regularly tumble by several seconds at a time and schoolboys now swim faster than Mark Spitz did when he won seven golds in Munich, it's an eternity.

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12 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Israel's Barnea targeting another medal at European Swimming Championships

Barnea won the second semifinal in 24.99 seconds on Wednesday after recording the exact same time on his way to victory in the morning heats.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Romsey Advertiser

A Hampshire swimming club are looking to unearth the Team GB superstars of the future.

Hamble Aquatics Swim Team has opened its swim lanes to budding swimmers from seven to 18-years-old at their base at Hamble Community Centre.

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Yahoo!

Swimming - Franklin battles back injury in Pan Pac heats

Missy Franklin of the US starts in the 100m backstroke heat at Gold Coast Aquatic Centre in Gold Coast on August 21, 2014.

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Trinidad Guardian

Carter snares swimming bronze

Dylan Carter earned T&T its first medal of the 2014 Youth Olympic Games when he clocked 22.53 to bag a bronze in the 50m freestyle final in Nanjing, China yesterday.

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The Daily Record

Swimming club want to build on Games legacy

Taking up the gauntlet thrown down by the Commonwealth Games, coaches at Rutherglen Amateur Swimming Club are determined to continue the legacy by giving swimmers of all ages a chance to come along and find out about competitive swimming.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Swimming: Italian teenager and Hungarian veteran light up pool

Italian teenager Gregorio Paltrinieri smashed the European 1,500m freestyle record while Hungarian Laszlo Cseh confirmed his place as the king of European medley at the European Championships in Berlin on Wednesday .

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Dorsetecho.co.uk

Swimming: Fifth place for Lelliott in European 1500m final as he smashes personal best

JAY Lelliott smashed his lifetime best by more than seven seconds at the European Champions in Berlin, but the Portland teenager missed out on a medal in the final of the 1500m freestyle yesterday.

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ABC News

Bondi local Cyril Baldock, 70, attempting to set record for oldest swimmer of English Channel

Bondi local Cyril Baldock is swimming the English Channel in an attempt to set a record for the oldest person to swim the stretch of water.

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Isle News

Team Isle of Man visit Number 10

Four Team Isle of Man competitors and two officials attended a reception hosted by Prime Minister David Cameron at 10 Downing Street to celebrate the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Reality check for Phelps at Pan Pacific Champs

U.S. swimmer Michael Phelps trains ahead of the Pan Pacific swimming championships in Gold Coast, Australia, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Missy Franklin in doubt for Pan Pacs swimming

American superstar Missy Franklin remains in doubt for the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships after succumbing to back spasms during training on the Gold Coast.

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Yahoo!

Aus youth's big hurdle ahead of rugby gold

Australia is hoping size doesn't matter in their bid to win a Youth Olympics rugby sevens gold medal despite meeting a Canadian women's side known for dominating the field.

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Salisbury Journal

Gold for GB in Berlin

Chris Walker-Hebborn has added the European title to his Commonwealth gold after winning the 100m backstroke title in Berlin Great Britain claimed three gold medals at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin on Tuesday night as they smashed the world record in the mixed 4x100 metres medley.

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Yahoo!

Medals shared in 50 fly at Euro swimming

Florent Manaudou of France and Yauhen Tsurkin of Belarus shared the gold medal in the men's 50-meter butterfly at the European championship on Tuesday.

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Reuters

Meilutyte gears up for gold at Youth Olympics, China top table

London Games gold medalist Ruta Meilutyte cruised through to the women's 100 meters breaststroke final at the Youth Olympic Games on Tuesday, while China surged to the top of the medals table on the third day of competition in Nanjing.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

SWIMMING: Cirencester's George Firth makes the National Championships

George Firth, left, pictured with coach and fellow Cirencester club member Nigel Masters at the ASA National Championships.

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Olympic Medal Count

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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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