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The Benefits of Qualifying For The USA Swimming National Team
Sept. 15, 2021 — Of the 114 athletes, there are 51 athletes on the 2021-2022 USA Swimming National Team that competed at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

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Swim Poll of the Week: 56% Believe Athletes Shouldn’t Protest on Podium; In Favor of IOC Rule 50
May 14, 2021 — This is the Swim Poll of the Week for Thursday May 13, 2021. Do You Think IOC Rule 50 Should Be Abolished and Athletes Should Be Able to Protest Key Issues They Deem Important?

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Swim Poll of the Week: 56% Believe Athletes Shouldn't Protest on Podium

This is the Swim Poll of the Week for Thursday May 13, 2021, sponsored by Strechcordz Swim Training Products. In our last poll, we wanted to know: Do You Thi...

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Nebraska Will Now Allow Indoor Venues at 100% Capacity
Omaha, Nebraska is host for this summer’s U.S. Olympic Trials...
Feb. 1, 2021 — The state of Nebraska on Saturday moved from the “blue” to “green” phase of its pandemic response plan. Among other things, the maximum capacity for indoor gatherings goes from 75% to 100%.

@SwimXps  Nebraska now allowing 100% capacity for indoor venues. Good news for #swimming Olympic Trials.
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Wheaties Wonders: All The Swimmers Featured On The Iconic Cereal Box
March 26, 2020 — Dating back to 1934, prominent American athletes have been featured on Wheaties cereal boxes to coincide with its slogan, “The Breakfast of Champions.” Over the years several swimmers have made their way onto the iconic box, specifically during Olympic years. It became one of the most coveted endorsements for Olympians. Check out all of the swimmers who have appeared on a Wheaties box below: Johnny Weissmuller — 1930s Prior to athletes being featured as the cover, the legendary Johnny Weissmuller was among the athletes to appear in various advertisements on the box. Weissmuller, who ...
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USA Swimming urges USOPC to ask for delay of Tokyo Games
March 21, 2020 DENVER — The head of USA Swimming urged the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee to push for a 12-month postponement of the Tokyo Games.
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@SwimXps  US Swimming urges delay of #Olympics
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British Olympic Association Amends IOC's Rule 40
March 16, 2020 — The British Olympic Association (BOA) is relaxing even more marketing guidelines set around the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Rule 40 . This rule determines how Olympic athletes and their sponsors can participate in advertising around the time leading up to the Olympic games. The BOA originally was allowing athletes one message of thanks to its sponsors during the Games and forced them to submit these marketing deals before team qualification began. British track athletes such as Adam Gemili and Mo Farah, were at the forefront of leading the call for changes. They claimed m ...
@SwimXps  British Olympic Association (BOA) allowing more commercialization of amateur sports
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Katie Ledecky Joins University of Florida as Volunteer Assistant Coach, Will Train for 2024 in Gainesville
Sept. 22, 2021 — Katie Ledecky Joins University of Florida as Volunteer Assistant Coach, Will Train for 2024 in Gainesville as she aims for another Olympics.

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