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48 min ago | Inside Triathlon

Tim DeBoom On Finding The Triathlon/Life Balance

I finally ventured into the world of social media during the past year. Looking at some triathletes' profile descriptions, I have to wonder just how many hours are in their days.

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4 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Ella Eastin Looking for Major Rebound at Junior Pan Pacs

MAUI, Hawaii, August 27. COLLEGE coaches have been licking their chops. The class of women about to graduate high school features superstar talent that will make an immediate impact for a lot of different teams in their freshman campaigns.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Katie Ledecky, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Elizabeth Beisel, Ruta Meilutyte

8 hrs ago | Campaignseries.co.uk

Aberbargoed ex-soldier to swim in services games

A FORMER soldier from Caerphilly has been chosen to compete as part of the British Armed Forces team at next month's Invictus Games.

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13 hrs ago | Newsday

Swimming hero plea to find young fan

Scottish Commonwealth swimming champion Ross Murdoch has appealed for help in finding a boy who wrote to him after his triumph at the 2014 Glasgow Games.

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

15 hrs ago | DNA India

Swimming: Culture change helps Australia out of deep end

Encouraging performances at the Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacific Championships have continued the resurrection of Australian swimming, but head coach Jacco Verhaeren is reluctant to declare that the sleeping giant has awakened.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, James Magnussen, Thomas Fraser-Holmes, Cate Campbell, Summer Olympic, Nathan Adrian, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Wandsworth Guardian

Missed out: Henry Choong finished 11th in the Youth Olympic Games pentathlon

A medal might have eluded Whitgift School pupil Henry Choong at the Youth Olympic Games, but the modern pentathlon starlet insists he will be better for his Nanjing adventure.

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Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

FINA World Cup Money List: Nearly $2 Million Up For Grabs

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, August 26. AS has become our tradition, Swimming World will keep an up-to-date listing of the cash won during the FINA World Cup.

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

The Peninsula

Iron Lady' Hosszu chasing Olympic medal dream

Hungarian swimmer Katinka Hosszu gestures on sidelines of the press conference yesterday in Doha held to reveal details of the FINA World Cup.

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Newham Recorder

David Walliams takes on charity relay at London Aquatics Centre

Comedian, actor and Britain's Got Talent judge David Walliams will take on his next big swimming challenge for charity at the London Aquatics Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Rebecca Adlington, Michael Jamieson, Summer Olympic

AkiPress

16:04 Turkmenistan's sportswoman wins bronze at Summer Youth Olympics

Wushu fighter of Turkmenistan has won the bronze medal at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, the press service of the President reported today.

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Burton Mail

Tributes paid to man who swam the channel

Bill Pickering, of Woodville Road, Overseal, set a world record for the England to France crossing of 14 hours and six minutes on August 27, 1955 - an hour and 28 minutes faster than any other man before him.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Crewe Guardian

CREWE Flyer's Ben Buckley scooped a gold medal at the Salford Quays 10k open water swim.

Buckley saw off a strong field to return home in first place in 2hrs 16mins, three minutes ahead of his nearest rival at the U Swim Media City Challenge.

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Business Journal

San Antonio to host international swimming championships for the deaf

The global event, scheduled for August 17-22, will be staged at the Northside Independent School District's Northside Swim Center.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Somerset Valley YMCA Announces New Head Swim Coach

The Somerset Valley YMCA is pleased to announce the promotion of swim coach Dan Roth to the position of director of competitive aquatics for the Bridgewater Branch and head swim coach for the YMCA's nationally-ranked swim team.

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Copenhagen Post

Danish swimmers impress at Euros

Viktor Bromer's gold in the 200-metre butterfly was DenmarkA's first menA's European medal since 2006 Danish swimming looks to be heading in the right direction after Team Denmark secured nine medals at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Lotte Friis, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Mie Nielsen

The Campbell Reporter

Local sports digest: Stanford commit Katie Ledecky sets another world record at Pan Pacific swimming

Stanford-bound Katie Ledecky did it again Sunday, breaking a world record in winning the 1,500-meter freestyle on the final night of the Pan Pacific championships at Gold Coast, Australia.

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The New Zealand Herald

Swimming: Third medal for Boyle

Lauren Boyle created history last night with her third medal on the final night of pool action at the Pacific Swimming Championships on the Gold Coast.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

WQXI-AM Atlanta

Phelps shows his comeback is on track at Pan Pacs

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Michael Phelps, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Bob Bowman, Kosuke Hagino, Nathan Adrian

Suria

Great Britain top swimming medals table...

The European Championships came to an end with three gold medals on the final day confirming Great Britain's place at the head of the medal table in Berlin.

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Outlook

Indian Women Football team poses for a group photo before leaving for ...

Katie Ledecky of the U.S. points into the crowd after she set a new world record in her women's 1500m freestyle final at the Pan Pacific swimming championships in Gold Coast, Australia.

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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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