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Australia ends world swimming titles with 17 medals, Mollie O’Callgahan wins sixth medal in women’s medley relay

Australia ends world swimming titles with 17 medals, Mollie O’Callgahan wins sixth medal in women’s medley relay

Mollie O’Callaghan has taken her week’s individual haul of world swimming championship medals to six but the Dolphins star couldn’t quite deliver Australia one final golden flourish in Budapest. World swimming titles Australians in finals on day eight Women’s 4x100m medley relay – silver – Kaylee McKeown, Jenna Strauch, Brianna Throssell, Mollie O’Callaghan Men’s 4x100m …

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Anita Alvarez: Coach dives into pool to save American swimmer at World Championships

Anita Alvarez: Coach dives into pool to save American swimmer at World Championships

Coach Andrea Fuentes jumped into the pool after she saw the 25-year-old artistic swimmer sink to the bottom at the end of her routine in the women’s solo free event on Wednesday. Fuentes, a four-time Olympic medalist in synchronized swimming, lifted Alvarez to the surface before helping bring her to the edge of the pool. …

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Watch Now: Case swimming coach Frank Michalowski remains a Racine treasure |  Prep Sports

Watch Now: Case swimming coach Frank Michalowski remains a Racine treasure | Prep Sports

PETER JACKEL MOUNT PLEASANT — Paige Wood (nee: Weslaski) is expecting her first child, a daughter, in mid-August. There won’t be any suspense within her family as far as the baby’s name because Paige had this figured out a long time ago. It will be, “Ocean.” That’s how much she loves swimming. And this love …

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Tupelo family honors late Mike Thomas with memories on Father’s Day |  Lifestyle

Tupelo family honors late Mike Thomas with memories on Father’s Day | Lifestyle

TUPELO – In June 2021, Michael Ruff Thomas was diagnosed with metastatic uveal melanoma, a cancer that originated in his eye and eventually spread to his liver. On May 14, 2022, he died at home at the age of 73. Today, his family will celebrate their first Father’s Day without him. “None of us has …

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Artesia man wins US Masters Swimming event |  Local Sports

Artesia man wins US Masters Swimming event | Local Sports

James Vaughan, a 75-year-old Artesia veteran, won the Men’s 200-yard Medley Relay at the US Masters Swimming 2022 Spring Nationals event in San Antonio, Texas back in late April. A Vietnam War veteran, Vaughan was deployed in October 1968 and was in Vietnam until November 1969 with the First Reconnaissance Battalion of the United States …

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Massive changes on the way for transgender athletes as swimming and cycling change rules

Massive changes on the way for transgender athletes as swimming and cycling change rules

Massive changes on the way for transgender athletes in sport as swimming prepares for landmark ruling and cycling sets FAR stricter rules International Cycling Union has halved amount of testosterone permitted Body also doubled length of time trans athletes must wait to compete Swimming’s peak body, FINA, is set to announce big changes on Sunday …

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Kappy’s Corner: Former Yankee working his way back to the majors |  Lifestyle

Kappy’s Corner: Former Yankee working his way back to the majors | Lifestyle

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