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2 hrs ago | The Daily Record

Dad of Commonwealth swimmer Ross Murdoch talks about seeing his son on race to gold in the pool

After watching his son become a Commonwealth Games sensation, Ross Murdoch's dad spoke exclusively to the Lennox Herald about seeing him awarded gold.

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6 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

SWIMMING: Millward excited by IPC Euros

WILTSHIRE swim star Stephanie Millward is looking forward to finding out just how far she's come in the last eight months when she hits the pool at next week's IPC European Swimming Championships in Eindhoven.

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7 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

Does Carmel swimming have its first Olympian?

Does Carmel swimming have its first Olympian? Despite a record 28 straight state titles, Amy Bilquist might be program's first Olympian Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1rVWZk1 Amy Bilquist, who swims backstroke and freestyle for the Carmel Swim Club, practicing at the Carmel High School natatorium Tuesday July 15, 2014.

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11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Teenage Princeton swimmers have shot at reaching trials for 2016 Olympics, coach says

PRINCETON - Daniel Andronov and Eric Tong, who both swim for the Princeton-based X-Cel club swimming team, have the potential to attend the trials for the 2016 Olympics, their coach Josh Rosenbluth says.

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16 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

Para-sport handy when it comes to exceeding medal targets, but it is no lottery

SCOTLAND'S sport headlines have gone mainly to the judo and swimming squads, with 13 and 10 medals won respectively, from a total of 58 athletes.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

BBC News

Man stabbed in Glasgow's east end

Police Scotland said they were called to the incident in Tollcross Road, near the Commonwealth Games swimming venue, at about 13:20 on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Millar, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Daniel Keatings, Max Whitlock, Olympic Gymnastics

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Psych Sheets For USA Swimming Nationals Released: Five International Rosters On the Line

Swimming World's coverage of the USA Swimming national championships is proudly sponsored by MasterSpas.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Chloe Sutton, Summer Olympic, Nathan Adrian, Olympics, Michael Phelps, Summer Olympics, Allison Schmitt, Ryan Lochte

Cincinnati Bearcats

Josh Schneider Returns to UC as Assistant Swimming CoachSwimming and...

First-year University of Cincinnati swimming and diving head coach Mandy Commons-DiSalle has made a splash with her first new hire, naming 2010 NCAA Champion and former Bearcats swimmer Josh Schneider assistant coach.

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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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