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3 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

European Championships: Adam Peaty Blasts Meet Record in 50 Breast Prelims

BERLIN, Germany, August 22. Another day, another event for the Iron Lady Katinka Hosszu at the European Championships as she continues her 10-event slate.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Katinka Hosszu, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Peter Bernek, Jan-Philip Glania, Yakov Toumarkin, Radoslaw Kawecki

3 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Swimming: Oliver wins a hat-trick of gold medals

OLIVER Fairman struck gold three times to lead an avalanche of medals for Swim Bournemouth at the Portsmouth End of Season Open Meet.

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

5 hrs ago | WQXI-AM Atlanta

Phelps back in international comp, advances in 100

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Michael Phelps, Summer Olympics, Jessica Hardy, Nathan Adrian, James Magnussen, Swimming

5 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Regular swimming sessions in the docks may be something for the...

A couple of weeks ago, athletes took to the cold waters of Royal Victoria Dock in the London Triathlon, the same stretch of water that hosted this weekend's Rat Race.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Suria

Carlin clinches stunning 800m, treble...

Jazmin Carlin launched herself into the upper realms of distance swimming with victory in the 800 metres freestyle while "Iron Lady" Katinka Hosszu won three medals on a night of quality racing at the European Championships on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Laszlo Cseh, Katinka Hosszu, Summer Olympics, Mie Nielsen, Swimming, Giedrius Titenis, Aimee Willmott

Scotsman.com

Swimming: Ross Murdoch has to settle for silver

Scotland's Ross Murdoch took his second silver medal of the week in the men's 200m breaststroke at the European Championships in Berlin last night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Missy Franklin, Olympics, Michael Phelps, Katie Ledecky, Summer Olympics, Marco Koch, Emily Seebohm

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Ledecky wins 2 gold; Missy Franklin misses out

Katie Ledecky of the U.S. smiles after winning her women's 200m freestyle at the Pan Pacific swimming championships in Gold Coast, Australia, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Missy Franklin, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Katie Ledecky, Swimming, Emily Seebohm, Belinda Hocking, Matt Grevers

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

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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Related Topix: Matt Grevers, Summer Olympic, Sports, Cameron McEvoy, Swimming, Tyler Clary, Olympics, Michael Phelps, Summer Olympics, Ryan Lochte

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

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

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

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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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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Related Topix: Guy Barnea, Summer Olympic, Sports, Jonatan Kopelev, Olympics, Vladimir Morozov, Summer Olympics, Swimming

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

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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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Missy Franklin, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Belinda Hocking, Melanie Schlanger, Katie Ledecky, Emily Seebohm

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

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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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Gregorio Paltrinieri, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Yang Sun, Laszlo Cseh, Yannick Agnel, Ruta Meilutyte, Swimming

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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Related Topix: Sports, Gabriele Detti, Summer Olympic, Gregorio Paltrinieri, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Pal Joensen, Swimming

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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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Peter Kennaugh

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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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