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May 29, 2013
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Rick Curl Sentenced To Seven Years Jail Time in Sexual Abuse Case
ROCKVILLE, Maryland, May 23. RICK Curl was sentenced to seven years of jail time after pleading guilty to charges that he sexually abused a former underage swimmer over the course of many years in the 1980s
Michael Phelps' Agent Denies Comeback, Doesn't Completely Shut Door
Update - Michael Phelps' Agent Denies Comeback, Doesn't Completely Shut Door
Ryan Lochte Closes Mel Zajac Journey With Fourth Gold
Ryan Lochte Closes Mel Zajac Journey With Fourth Gold
Yuliya Efimova Rockets to Fourth in World in 200 Breast at Grand Challenge
IRVINE, California. AT the Speedo Grand Challenge, it proved to be another run of Trojan and Cardinal victories as the USC and Stanford-based swimmers put on a shot on the final day in Irvine.
Cesar Cielo Clinches 50 Free at Arizona Invitational
TEMPE, Arizona. IN a pretty loaded finale, Brazil's Cesar Cielo continued his return from a knee injury with a victory in the 50-meter free at the Arizona Invitational.
Florida's Martyn Wilby and Anthony Nesty Named Assistant Coaches of the Year
SOMERS, Wisconsin. MARTYN Wilby, Anthony Nesty and Matt Tallman have been named Assistant Coach-of-the-Year by CollegeSwimming.com. Tallman, of Notre Dame was named the top Rising Assistant Coach of the year while Florida's Wilby and Nesty were recognized in the Lifetime/Career Category.
David Guthrie, Alberto Montini Set 200 Breast Masters Records With Video
PHOENIX, Arizona. TWO of the best breaststrokers in Masters history smashed long course world records in the 200 distance over the weekend in meets in the United States and Italy.
Commentary: Was This the Best High School Swimming Season in History?
PHOENIX, Arizona. THE 2012-2013 high school swimming season will be remembered as one of the most exciting in recent history, if only for the extraordinary number of national records broken in the past seven months.
Fifteen Divers On USA World Championship Roster
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana. THREE of the American divers who won Olympic medals last summer in London look to repeat or improve on their Olympic performances this summer at the FINA world championships in Barcelona.
Andrew Gemmell, Haley Anderson Clinch 5K Titles at U.S. Open Water Nationals
SANTA CLARITA, California. ANDREW Gemmell (Wilmington, Del.) and Haley Anderson (Granite Bay, Calif.) won the 5-kilometer national titles on Sunday to conclude the USA Swimming Open Water National Championships at Lower Castaic Lake.
Dryland Tip: Make Your Flutter Kick Stronger With the RFE Squat
SANTA CLARA, California. THE kick is so important in freestyle races, especially in the sprints but is growing to be increasingly necessary for success in the distance events. G. John Mullen of the Center for Optimal Restoration has just the exercise for those looking to be better flutter kickers!
Isaksen Sisters Qualify for Pentathlon World Cup Final
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado. THE International Federation of Modern Pentathlon (UIPM) has announced that two US pentathletes, sisters Margaux Isaksen and Isabella Isaksen have qualified for the World Cup Final, which will be held in Nizhnyj Novgorod, Russia on May 31 -- June 2.
FINIS Puts the Tune in Neptune, New MP3 With Bone Conduction Technology
LIVERMORE, California. FINIS out does itself as the world leader in technical swimming products with the launch and immediate availability of the Neptune MP3 Player.
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What you'll find in the June 2013 issue of Swimming World
Feature Article:
Turning Negatives into Positives
Jessica Hardy's Olympic experiences - both good and bad - have been, needless to say, extreme. Yet, she still remains competitive and continues to challenge herself wtih lofty goals, including earning a spot on her third Olympic team in 2016.

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