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Lewisville in Texas to make debut as World Para Swimming World Series venue

Inside The Games 15 Apr 2021
Australian Paralympic gold medallist Timothy Diskin, Mexico’s world champion Arnulfo Castorena and Parapan Am Games silver medallist Alejandra Aybar from the Dominican Republic are among the international swimmers ... “We are so excited to welcome many of the world's best swimmers to ...

Belarus world champion swimmer Herasimenia sells gold medal to support opposition

The Times of India 14 Apr 2021
MINSK. Belarusian world champion swimmer has sold her 2012 gold medal to raise funds to support opposition athletes, her foundation said on Wednesday. Herasimenia, 35, launched the (BSSF) last August, as protests erupted against strongman President after he claimed a sixth term in a vote the opposition said was rigged ... Download ... Sports. .

Gap in drug testing has athletes on edge for Tokyo: Horton

Sydney Morning Herald 14 Apr 2021
The Olympic champion swimmer said he went for nine months without a drug test during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic ....

MIPTV: 5 Top Korean Formats Vying to Be the Next 'Masked Singer'

The Hollywood Reporter 14 Apr 2021
Five accomplished individuals from various spheres of life — the debut season on Korean OTT channel Wave featured a in-demand actor, an e-sports champion, a champion swimmer, a bestselling life coach and a popular pundit — auction chunks of their time to the highest bidder from their fan base (with the proceeds going to charity, of course) ... .

Team GB predicted to FLOP at Tokyo Olympics by sports data company as they forecast ...

The Daily Mail 14 Apr 2021
Share ... Gold medals are forecast for some of Britain’s Olympic champions from Rio, including swimmer Adam Peaty, gymnast Max Whitlock and taekwondo star Jade Jones. World champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson, who is currently struggling with injury, is predicted to win the heptathlon, while an unlikely gold is also forecast for 1,500m runner Laura Muir.

Making a Splash: Rhodes Pharr’s love of swimming earning him awards along the way

The Northside Sun 13 Apr 2021
Andrews junior, year-round swimmer, and state champion ... The swimmers still swim 50 meters, but the short course pools require them to make a “flip turn,” off of the wall half way through the race. The long course season requires swimmers to practice and contest in 50 meter pools ... They are filming the swimmers above and underwater.

Teen Coetzé confirms his place in the Tokyo Olympics

Business Day 13 Apr 2021
Coetzé swam the opening backstroke leg of the men’s 4x100m medley and the Gauteng swimmer clocked a 53.62 to book his spot at the Tokyo Games ... National 50m freestyle record holder Emma Chelius said her objective was to try to get under the Olympic qualification time as early as possible as she was crowned national champion.

Marlington's Claire Cox committed to the pool

The Alliance Review 13 Apr 2021
One former rival and state champion also helped Cox mature in the off-stroke event ... When Robb became a senior, she was an accomplished state champion ... Since the two swimmers were CCS teammates, Robb demonstrated her technique and Cox watched, learned and eventually trained with the reigning state champion.

Michigan congressman goes public on PTSD from US Capitol attack

Finger Lakes Times 13 Apr 2021
DETROIT — U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee has been seeing a therapist to help him with PTSD resulting from the Jan ... Rep ... For instance, champion Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has done commercials for Talkspace Online Therapy, which allows people to connect with mental health professionals quickly and easily online, any time of the day or night, seven days a week.

Ledecky dips under 4 minutes to win 400 free in California

The Marshall News Messenger 11 Apr 2021
MISSION VIEJO, Calif ... The defending Olympic champion is the only swimmer to go under 4 minutes this year. Leah Smith finished second in 4.06.37 ... ....

VKE's Siya Shah bags silver & bronze for Maharashtra at 58th National Roller Skating Championship

The Times of India 11 Apr 2021
PUNE. , a student of class 5 of () has won silver and bronze medals at the 58th , held at Chandigarh ... Siya has been a student of VKE since 2017 ... Siya is also a national level swimmer, and has won medals in Karate as well. VKE President said in the statement, "We are immensely proud of our champion ... They are born to win ... Download ... Sports. .

Michigan City High School senior Josiah Miller named Indiana Academic All-Star

Herald Argus 09 Apr 2021
MICHIGAN CITY – He's a champion swimmer and academic all-star, but Josiah Miller's most outstanding talent might be time management ... .

Swimming pools pile up losses in Pune, professional swimmers hit

Hindustan Times 06 Apr 2021
Along with non-professional swimmers, professionals who have upcoming tournaments in the coming months will miss the pool practice due to lockdown. “There are nationals in June and July and only physical exercise will not help swimmers from Pune so at least the government should allow competitive swimmers to train.

Chaucer’s to host author Bonnie Tsui

Santa Barbara News-Press 06 Apr 2021
The book explores why humans swim and features stories of Olympic Champions, Japanese samurai swimmers and an Icelandic fisherman who survived a six-hour swim after a shipwreck ... “Bonnie Tsui, a swimmer herself, dives into the deep from the San Francisco Bay to the ...