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Nakamura Clocks 48.13 100 Free At Kosuke Kitajima Cup

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam 2018 KOSUKE KITAJIMA CUP Saturday, January 27th & Sunday, January 28th Tatsumi International Swim Centre Tokyo, Japan Meet Site LCM Results The line-up at Tatsumi International Swim Centre lost some of its luster when Olympic champion Kosuke Hagino wound up not competing due to illness and his medal-winning-partner-in-crime Daiya Seto also bowed...
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23 days ago

FEDERICA PELLEGRINI inizia il 2018 alla SALENTO SWIM CUP

By Giusy Cisale on SwimSwam SALENTO SWIM CUP 3/4 Febbraio 2018 Calimera (LE) – Piscina Aquapool Vasca Corta 25 metri La Salento Swim cup è alla seconda edizione, che si preannuncia attesissima. Ai blocchi di partenza infatti ci sarà la Campionessa Mondiale Federica Pellegrini. Qualche giorno fa era stata la stessa Federica ad annunciare la sua presenza al Meeting attraverso il...
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21 days ago

Masse, Oleksiak, Cseh & More Ready To Race In Uster

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam 26th International Meeting Uster February 3rd & 4th Indoor Pool Buchholz, Uster, Switzerland LCM Meet Site Entry List Live Results SchwimmClub Uster Wallisellen is hosting the 26th annual International Meeting in Uster, Switzerland this weekend, with several notable names on the entry lists. Fresh off of the Euro Meet Luxembourg are a pair of explosive...
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20 days ago

Video: You Can’t Do This Drill! (With 3X US Olympian Elizabeth Beisel)

By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwam We had Elizabeth Beisel in town working with us for our Kickstarter campaign (coming February 15th), and we figured why not have her show off one of her favorite drills. She proceeded to tell us that she teaches a drill at various stroke clinics that nobody else can do cause it’s so difficult; the Titantic drill. Work on improving your kicking...
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20 days ago

How Missy Franklin and Mikaela Shiffrin became friends

Mikaela Shiffrin, covered in sweat from working out, gave a big hug to Missy Franklin when they met for the first time in the summer of 2016. The moment I met Miki, Franklin said, I knew I had found a friend for life. Ever since the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Shiffrin had heard that she reminded people of Franklin. Both are Colorado natives with bubbly personalities who won Olympic...
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
19 days ago

Uster-Svizzera-Pronti a gareggiare Proud-Cseh-Govorov e tanti Italiani

By Giusy Cisale on SwimSwam 26 ° MEETING INTERNAZIONALE DI USTER 3 e 4 febbraio Piscina coperta Buchholz, Uster, Svizzera Vasca Lunga  sito web Entry List Risultati in diretta Lo SchwimmClub Uster Wallisellen ospita il 26 ° Meeting Internazionale annuale a Uster, in Svizzera, questo fine settimana. Diversi nomi importanti nella start list. Rientrati dall’ Euro Meet in Lussemburgo...
Via SwimSwam
18 days ago

MP Journey Series with Michael Phelps and Bob Bowman: Visualization

By Gold Medal Mel Stewart on SwimSwam Success is not a destination but a journey. Michael Phelps, the greatest athlete of all-time, and coach Bob Bowman, head coach of the Arizona State Swimming and Diving Team, go beyond techniques and drills as they share stories, advice, and lessons learned on their road to success. Presented by MP Michael Phelps. EPISODE SIX – Visualization...
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17 days ago

MP Journey Series Part 6 – Visualization Ka Fayda

By Sanuj Srivastava on SwimSwam Swimmers Or Coaches Ke Beech Ek Khas Bond Hota Hai. Coach Bob Bowman And Michael Phelps Ne Iss Series Me Ye Btaya Hai Ki Kaise Visualization Important hai. Michael Phelps Iss Episode Me Btate Hai Ki Kaise Bob Ki Training Ke Karan Wo Sab Achieve Kar Ske Jo Ki Lagbhag Namumkin Tha. Unhone Strokes Ko Count Karke Swimming Karne Ka Bhi Labh Btaya Hai. Video...
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16 days ago

Kirsty Coventry Appointed IOC Athletes’ Commission Chairperson

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam Zimbabwean Olympic legend Kirsty Coventry is adding another feather in her post-retirement accomplishment hat, as the 34-year-old has been appointed Chairperson of the IOC’s Athletes’ Commission.  During a joint meeting between the IOC Executive Board and Athlete’s Commission in PyeongChang, South Korea this week, IOC President Thomas Bach appointed the...
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15 days ago

La Serie Journey de MP con Michael Phelps y Bob Bowman – Visualización

By Reid Carlson on SwimSwam El éxito no es un destino sino un viaje. Michael Phelps, el nadador olímpico más grande de todos los tiempos, y Bob Bowman, entrenador del equipo de natación y salto de la Universidad Estatal de Arizona, van más allá de técnicas y rutinas mientras comparten historias, consejos y secretos del éxito que aprendieron en su camino al éxito. Presentado por MP...
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14 days ago

In viaggio con Michael Phelps – Episodio 6: La VISUALIZZAZIONE

By Giusy Cisale on SwimSwam Il successo non è una destinazione ma un viaggio. Continua il nostro viaggio insieme a Michael Phelps , il più grande atleta di tutti i tempi, e al suo allenatore Bob Bowman, capo allenatore della Squadra di nuoto dello Stato dell’Arizona. Insieme a loro affrontiamo un percorso che va oltre la tecnica e gli allenamenti in quanto condividono storie, consigli...
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14 days ago

Ariana Kukors Accuses Former Coach Sean Hutchison of Sexual Abuse

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam 2012 Olympian Ariana Kukors says Sean Hutchison, her former coach, began sexually abusing her at the age of 16. Kukors, now 28, came forward with the abuse allegations this week, claiming that Hutchison began “grooming” her at the age of 13 and sexually abusing her at 16, according to a press release from Kukors’ attorney. Hutchison first began coaching...
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13 days ago

Shaun White sees parallels between himself and Michael Phelps

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea -- Shaun White equated some of his tough times, when he felt burned out as a snowboarder leading into the Sochi Games, with the most decorated Olympian of all time. White was asked at a press conference Thursday how his fourth-place halfpipe finish in Sochi motivated him to come back for a fourth Olympic run. He goes for his third halfpipe gold medal on Tuesday...
Via CSN Chicago
13 days ago

Teil 6 Videoserie:”Die Reise von MP” mit Michael Phelps und Bob Bowman

By Daniela Kapser on SwimSwam Erfolg ist kein Ziel, sondern eine Reise. Michael Phelps, der erfolgreichste Sportler aller Zeiten und sein Trainer Bob Bowman, Cheftrainer des Arizona State Swimming und Diving Teams, berichten über mehr als Schwimmtechniken und Trainingsmethoden, sie teilen Geschichten, Ratschläge und auch Geheimnisse über ihre Reise zum Erfolg.  Präsentiert von  MP...
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13 days ago

USA Swimming Investigated Hutchison/Kukors In 2010, Statement Confirms

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam A statement from USA Swimming this morning confirms that the federation received a tip and conducted an investigation into an allegedly inappropriate relationship between coach Sean Hutchison and National Team swimmer Ariana Kukors in 2010. USA Swimming says it became aware of a rumored relationship between the two based on information from a third party...
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12 days ago

Allison Schmitt Inducted Into Inaugural High School Hall of Fame Class

By Spencer Penland on SwimSwam Allison Schmitt was inducted into the Canton High School Athletics Hall of Fame inaugural class on Saturday, February 3rd, in Canton, MI. Schmitt, an 8-time Olympic medalist, was formally inducted into the Hall of Fame along with 13 other athletes/coaches, and the 2005 football team at a banquet at the Fellows Creek Golf Club in Canton. The inductees...
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12 days ago

Swim coach denies abusing Olympian Kukors

Sean Hutchison denies abusing Ariana Kukors and has not been charged with a crime. U.S. authorities and police seized electronic devices from his Seattle apartment this week that they say may contain evidence, the Seattle PI reported.
Via ESPN
12 days ago

Video: Die Extra-Motivation vor dem Start – Pre-Race Rituale

By Daniela Kapser on SwimSwam Die Rituale vor dem Wettkampf sind für einige Schwimmer ganz charakteristisch: Michael Phelps lockerte seine Arme immer noch auf dem Startblock, Paul Biedermann schlug sich auf die Brust, um den Körper noch mal zu aktivieren und Spannung aufzubauen (Adrenalin wird dadurch nicht freigesetzt übrigens). Manche Schwimmer bekreuzigen sich auch. Britta Steffen...
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12 days ago

Ariana Kukors Opens Up With Details About Hutchison Abuse Allegations

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors came forward this week with allegations that longtime coach Sean Hutchison had sexually abused her, and followed up with a post on her website telling her side of the story Friday morning. Kukors recounts Hutchison’s early interactions with his swimmers, which Kukors alleges were part of a grooming program. She was 13 at...
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12 days ago

Sean Hutchison Denies Kukors’ Abuse Allegations In Statement

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam Swim coach Sean Hutchison has categorically denied the allegations that he groomed and sexually abused Olympian Ariana Kukors. Hutchison released a statement to the Associated Press through his attorney today. Kukors came forward this week claiming that Hutchison began grooming her when she was 13 and began sexually abusing her as a teen. We contacted...
Via SwimSwam
11 days ago

Kiszla: Can Vail skier Mikaela Shiffrin become the Michael Phelps of the Winter Olympics?

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — How cool would it be to own an Olympic gold medal? I’d look at it every day, and be tempted to wear it everywhere from the shower to the Department of Motor Vehicles. Wouldn’t you? So I had to ask U.S. ski champion Mikaela Shiffrin: Where do you keep your medals from all the big races you’ve won? “I put them in socks,” Shiffrin said. Stuck in socks? Inside...
Via The Denver Post
11 days ago

MP Schwimmtipps von Bob Bowman: Ziele setzen

By Daniela Kapser on SwimSwam MP Swim Tips by Bob Bowman – Episode Neun Bob Bowman ist der Trainer des erfolgreichsten olympischen Athleten aller Zeiten: Michael Phelps. Zur Zeit ist er Chefcoach in Arizona, USA, an der dortigen Universität. Michael Phelps hat bereits mehrere Bücher geschrieben (oder daran mitgewirkt) und auch Bob Bowman hat 2016 ein Buch veröffentlicht: “The Golden...
Via SwimSwam
11 days ago

Winter Olympics 2018: Mikaela Shiffrin dismisses Michael Phelps comparisons

Michael Phelps finished his career with 23 Olympic gold medals and skiing champion Mikaela Shiffrin played down any comparisons.
Via Sporting News
10 days ago

Mark Schubert Says He Reported Hutchison/Kukors Rumors To FAST Coach

By SwimSwam on SwimSwam Former U.S. National Team head coach Mark Schubert says he reported rumors of an inappropriate relationship between coach Sean Hutchison and Olympic athlete Ariana Kukors to the head coach of the FAST swim club in 2010. Schubert says he heard rumors from a fellow coach “from back East” that Hutchison was engaging in a sexual relationship with one of his athletes...
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10 days ago

Ariana Kukors Addresses Abuse Allegations On CBS This Morning (Video)

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam 2012 Olympian Ariana Kukors appeared on CBS This Morning today, going into more detail on her allegations that former coach Sean Hutchison groomed and abused her as a minor. Kukors appeared alongside her attorney, Bob Allard, who has represented many victims of sexual abuse within swimming. Over the course of the eight-minute interview, Kukors talks...
Via SwimSwam
8 days ago
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