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U.S. swimming Golden Goggles nominees announced

The Big Four of Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte and Missy Franklin are all nominated for USA Swimming’s Golden Goggle Athlete of the Year awards. 596 more words


USA Swimming National Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – With world-record holders and Olympic gold medalists Missy Franklin (Centennial, Colo./Colorado Stars), Katie Ledecky (Bethesda, Md./Nation’s Capital Swim Club), Ryan Lochte (Daytona Beach, Fla./SwimMAC Carolina) and Michael Phelps (Baltimore, Md./North Baltimore Aquatic Club) headlining the roster, USA Swimming today announced the 107 members of the 2015-16 National Team. 478 more words

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Michael Phelps bet Ryan Lochte $1,000 he wouldn't return to swimming

When Michael Phelps said he was retiring in the buildup to the 2012 London Olympics and then went through with it after said Olympics, he was just about the only person in the world who actually believed he was fully retired. 224 more words


Ryan Lochte, his coach, react to rule outlawing his controversial turn

Ryan Lochte called it “ridiculous.” His coach called it “disappointing.”

A new FINA interpretation of a rule outlaws an underwater turn technique that Lochte used en route to winning his fourth straight World title in the 200m individual medley Aug. 437 more words


Defining Backstroke???

So it seems Mr Lochte caused a bit of controversy at the Worlds this summer by performing his fly kicks (on the freestyle leg of the I.M) on his back!! 505 more words

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FINA Bans Ryan Lochte's Unique Turn Technique

Ryan Lochte (Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports)

By Jared Anderson/SwimSwam.com

FINA has sent a memo to all of the world’s swimming federations spelling out the official interpretation of IM rules that will disallow the underwater technique used by Ryan Lochte… 284 more words


Ryan Lochte's unique turn technique ruled illegal

Ryan Lochte‘s new swimming technique coming off the wall for the final 50 meters of freestyle in the 200m individual medley, which he used to win the World Championship on Aug. 288 more words