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July 9, 2013
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Construction Starting on Competition Pool for FINA World Championships
BARCELONA, Spain. WHILE the United States and Great Britain are choosing the athletes who will compete in the pool swimming events at the world championships, organizers have begun construction on the competition pool in Barcelona's famed Palau Sant Jordi.
FINA World Championships Predictions: Men's and Women's 400 Freestyle
PHOENIX, Arizona. Swimming World correspondents Jeff Commings, David Rieder and Julia Wilkinson-Minks will offer their medal predictions for each event, with a brief analysis of their top-three selections. Today, we bring you our picks for the men's and women's 400 freestyle.
FINA World Championships Predictions: Men's and Women's 400 Freestyle Relay
PHOENIX, Arizona. THE first day of pool swimming competition at the FINA world championships in Barcelona, Spain, is bound to produce interesting storylines that will carry through the remainder of the eight-day meet. Our daily predictions of each of the 40 swimming events set to be held at the Palau Sant Jordi later this month continues with the always-exciting 400 freestyle relay, which will end the first day of swimming competition.
FINA World Championships Predictions: Women's and Men's 100 Butterfly
PHOENIX, Arizona. A world record holder's attempt to defend her title, and a quest to succeed Michael Phelps are the topics of today's world championship preview, as we look at the medal contenders in the women's and men's 100 butterfly.
FINA World Championships Predictions: Women's and Men's 100 Backstroke
PHOENIX, Arizona. ON July 29, the women's and men's 100 backstroke final will take place at the world championships. Will 2011 co-champions Jeremy Stravius and Camille Lacourt be able to keep the title in French hands in the men's event? Will Missy Franklin back up her Olympic title with a world championship gold medal against a heavy field of rivals?
U.S. National Championships
PHOENIX, Arizona. READ all of the stories from the U.S National Championsips on our USA channel page.
Virginia Alums Asking for Investigation into Mark Bernardino's Retirement
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia. A Virginia Cavalier alumni group, led in part by Olympic gold medalist Matt McLean, is asking for a full investigation into what led to former head coach Mark Bernardino's retirement a week ago. The group also is asking that a search for a replacement be frozen until said review occurs.
Nine US Masters Records Broken at USA Swimming Nationals
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana. IN the midst of U.S. Open and American records broken by the top swimmers at the USA Swimming nationals and world championship trials, four Masters swimmers set U.S. long course national records in impressive performances.
No. 2 Recruit in Nation Janet Hu Selects Stanford
STANFORD, California. NATION's Capital swimmer Janet Hu, the second-ranked swimmer in the nation according to CollegeSwimming.com, has chosen to attend Stanford next year in the earliest commitment for a female swimmer out of the Class of 2014.
USA Women's Water Polo Roster Set for World Championship Tournament
HUNTINGTON BEACH, California. USA Water Polo Women's Senior National Team Head Coach Adam Krikorian has announced the travel roster for the 2013 FINA World Championships set for this July in Barcelona, Spain.
Squad Selected for USA Synchro Team Going to World University Games
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana. ELEVEN of the nation's top collegiate synchronized swimmers will compete for the United States July 5-9 at the 2013 World University Games in Kazan, Russia.
Eric Nilsson, Kristin Jones Win WOWSA 10-Mile World Championship
LAKE MEMPHREMAGOG, Vermont. AT the Fifth Annual Kingdom Swim signature race, age proved a valuable asset to climb a top the podium.
Morning Swim Show: Donna de Varona, Ginny Duenkel at 1963 AAU Nationals
PHOENIX, Arizona. ON today's edition of The Morning Swim Show we bring you special footage from the 1963 indoor AAU swimming nationals, featuring two Olympians who would break records at the meet
Mike Bottom, Bob Bowman To Present at ASCA World Clinic
NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana. COACH MIKE BOTTOM, Head Coach of Men's NCAA Division I Champion MICHIGAN, will be one of two co-presenters (along with his assistant RICK BISHOP) at the ASCA World Clinic on Sept. 4, when he will spend 8 hours presenting the ASCA LEVEL 2 STROKE SCHOOL.

COACH BOB BOWMAN, coach of the living legend that is Michael Phelps, will do two presentations, the First focusing on "Vital Information for ALL Swimming Coaches" and a second talk focusing on training topics. Coach Bowman, Head Coach of North Baltimore Aquatic Club, is one of the most sought after speakers in all of sport.
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What you'll find in the July 2013 issue of Swimming World
Feature Article:
Focused on the Bigger Picture
Cullen Jones, two-time Olympian and world record holder, extends his passion for the spot of swimming to combating the staggering drowning rates through USA Swimming Foundation's Make a Splach campaign.

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