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There’s one more leg to go till the 2015 edition of FINA Swimming World Cup is completed and once again this year saw the world’s finest swimming stars perform outstanding sporting exploits in a prestigious international competition with stops all over the world. 191 more words

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Weekend Bliss

The past week has been a very busy one. We celebrated Blake’s 29th Birthday on Tuesday and the rest of the week was consumed with farewells for your Dad as he takes on his new role as Head of Business Insurance Sales – very posh – and making preparations for your 3rd term at school. 354 more words

Michael Phelps answers Chad le Clos with world's top 100m butterfly

Chad le Clos said Michael Phelps “can keep quiet now” on Saturday. Hours later, Phelps let his swimming do the talking. It spoke loudly.

Just as Phelps did Friday, the 22-time Olympic medalist clocked the fastest time in the world in a butterfly event since 2009 at the U.S. 654 more words


Swimming World Championships 2015 - Day 7

The morning sessions today had a couple of surprises in them, the main one being Sun Yang in his 1500m heat, where he finished only 3rd, well behind Paltrinieri and even behind Connor Jaeger. 2,203 more words


Chad le Clos says Michael Phelps 'can keep quiet now' amid butterfly trash talk

Michael Phelps and Chad le Clos, once so friendly that they reportedly agreed to go swimming with sharks together (though there aren’t reports it actually happened), don’t appear to be on the best of terms at the moment. 567 more words


Katie Ledecky completes unprecedented World Championships sweep

On Aug. 8, 2011, a high school freshman named Katie Ledecky won the U.S. Junior Championship in the 800m freestyle in 8:36.05, knocking 7.45 seconds off her personal best. 1,581 more words


Katie Ledecky beats Missy Franklin in World Championships 200m freestyle

Katie Ledecky won her third gold medal of the World Championships, taking the 200m freestyle over a field that included defending World champion Missy Franklin… 761 more words