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2 hrs ago | Times Observer

Olympic swimmer Shanteau to tell cancer story at ACS golf tourney in Warren

This year's American Cancer Society golf tournament will feature a guest speaker who has excelled at the highest level of his sport.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Aaron Peirsol, Sports, Olympics, Swimming, Warren, PA, Eric Shanteau, Summer Olympics

7 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Youth sport - swimming: Five new qualifiers shaping up for Sheffield show

FIVE debutants are among the 17 Swim Bournemouth athletes involved in the National Age Group Championships, which started in Sheffield yesterday, and the Youth Championships, which begin on Tuesday.

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

Wed Jul 30, 2014

India.com

CWG 2014: India slips to 6th in the Medal Tally

England have stunned the dominating Australian side in the pool events to land second place in the medal table with 93 medals s including 33 gold, 33 silver and 27 bronze.

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Related Topix: Sports, James Magnussen, Cameron McEvoy, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation

Gazetteherald.co.uk

Lack of volunteers puts swimming club under threat

A swimming club which has been running for more than 50 years may be forced to close if volunteers do not come forward.

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

Stuff.co.nz

Results not matching funding for Swimming NZ

DISAPPOINTED: Swimming NZ's high performance director Luis Villanueva admits the Kiwis did not perform as well as they should of in the pool in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Lauren Boyle, Summer Olympics, Matthew Stanley

Basingstoke Gazette

Busy three days at Andover Swimming Club

It was the same order in the freestyle with Wilson winning gold in 2.39.42secs from Paterson and Kirwan.

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Fermanagh Today

SWIMMING: Adam Peaty pleased with medal haul

England's Adam Brown, Adam Barrett, Adam Peaty and Chris Walker-Hebborn collect their gold medals for the Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay Final England breaststroke specialist Adam Peaty admitted winning unexpected relay gold was the perfect way to end his sensational Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Chad le Clos, Sports, Chris Walker-Hebborn, Summer Olympic, Georgia Davies, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming

Stalbans Review

School Games place for swimmer Parker

The 16-year-old from St Albans will represent England East in the swimming, just one of 12 sports being contested at the four day event in Manchester which is supported by National Lottery funding from Sport England and delivered by the Youth Sport Trust.

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

Marin Independent Journal

Prep swimming: MA's Salesky gets the last laps for Pirates club at Junior Nationals

Like any ace anchor-leg swimmer, San Rafael's Maddie Salesky treats Jason Lezak's legendary swim from Beijing as a gold standard.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Alain Bernard, Jason Lezak, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, California High School Sports, High School Sports

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Fermanagh Today

Team Ni: Day Six update from Glasgow

Sport Northern Ireland's supported athletes have got off to a good start on day six of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Sycerika McMahon, Swimming, Olympic Gymnastics

Bucksfreepress.co.uk

Record number of Wycombe swimmers head to national finals

WYCOMBE District Swimming Club have this week sent 18 swimmers to the National Age, Youth and Open Water Championships - double the number they had at last year's event.

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Bradenton.com

Ex-Virginia swim coach now Gamecocks assistant

Bernardino's Cavaliers dominated the ACC, winning 27 titles from 1978-2013. But Bernardino and Virginia parted ways last year, a split that still stings the longtime coach.

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

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Ryan Lochte shows off 10,000-calorie meal

He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories worth of food, including piles of chicken and asparagus.

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

Sporting Life

Jazz Carlin celebrates her victory in the Women's 800m Freestyle final

An emotional Jazz Carlin could not comprehend the enormity of her achievement after becoming the first Welsh woman to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal for 40 years.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Chad le Clos, Joseph Schooling, Cate Campbell, Summer Olympic, Fran Halsall, Olympics, Lauren Boyle, Summer Olympics

Peninsula Daily News

Prep Girls Swimming: Port Angeles' Reid named All-Peninsula MVP

MVP: Ashlee Reid, Port Angeles, , Backstroke and Freestyle - Placed at state, won district titles in 100 free and 100 back.

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Related Topix: Washington High School Sports, High School Sports, Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Mon Jul 28, 2014

This is Wiltshire

SWIMMING: Youngsters looking to make a splash in Sheffield

SWINDON'S finest young swimmers will be descending on Sheffield over the next fortnight as they compete at the British Gas ASA National Championship begin on Wednesday.

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Salisbury Journal

Silver service from sprinter Gemili

He came in second after Jamaican Kemar Bailey-Cole took advantage of the absence of his training partner Usain Bolt to power to victory at Hampden Park in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Olympic Athletics, Kemar Bailey-Cole, Swimming

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Olympians, World Record Holders On Psych Sheet For U.S. Masters Swimming Nationals

COLLEGE PARK, Maryland, July 28. THE psych sheets for next month's U.S. Masters Swimming long course nationals will feature a long list of Masters swimming greats taking to the pool at the University of Maryland.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Tobias Oriwol, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Darian Townsend

Andover Advertiser

Royal party soaks up Games action

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry soaked up the action at Glasgow 2014 as they watched gymnastics, boxing, hockey and swimming today.

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

Edmonton Journal

Brittany MacLean swims to bronze at Commonwealth Games

Canada's Brittany MacLean swims to a bronze medal in the women's 800 metre freestyle event at the Commonwealth Games at Tollcross Swimming Centre in Glasgow, Scotland on Monday, July 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Brittany Maclean, Summer Olympics, Lauren Boyle

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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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