We Stand With You

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The events of the last week have been tremendously painful to us all.

The murder of George Floyd was appalling and our hearts break for his family.

To our friends and families in the FloSports community we want you to know, no matter your race - you are valued,  you are seen, you are heard. We are with you.

In these difficult times, it is more important than ever that we stand together - as friends & families, as athletes & coaches, as one community & as one nation.

There is no stronger bond than those formed with your brothers & sisters in sports.

We are best when we share a common purpose and live as one team.

FloSports is committed to equality and the fair treatment of every citizen of this country.

We will not accept prejudice in our community and will use our platform to celebrate Black athletes and coaches to amplify their stories, their lives, and their experiences.

We will continue to listen to each other and look inward to improve our own culture.

In our commitment to be part of the solution, FloSports will be donating to rebuild communities that have been broken by these tragic events. More to come. 

The 2028 Olympics In Los Angeles Will Be Special For Swimming

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On the front page of USA Swimming's website is a ticking clock: a live countdown to the U.S. Olympic Team Trials to be held June 13-20, 2021. That competition will get Team USA ready for the subsequent 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, the Games that were, of course, delayed a year by the coronavirus pandemic that swept the world, and which is still greatly changing life in the United States. 

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Texas Swimming & Diving Is One Of The Greatest NCAA Division I Dynasties

How Did Texas Prep For World Champ Trials?

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Eddie Reese, head coach of swimming and diving at the University of Texas, is a walking legend. 

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Para-Swimmer Roderick Sewell Is Redefining 'Multi-Sport Athlete'

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This year's Ironman world championships, held in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, were grueling by any standard of measure: a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike ride, and a 26.2-mile ride. For any person of any athletic ability at any point in history, a feat of that magnitude would be impressive — but what about a double above-the-knee amputee?

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Workouts Without Water: Staying In Competition Shape Minus The Pool

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Just about everybody is hoping pools don't close (or stay closed) for the summer due to the continued fallout from COVID-19. We know summer without the water can be a difficult task for many, especially parents with kids, but you know who needs the water most of all? Swimmers, that's who. 

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Youth Sports Leaders Form PLAY Sports Coalition

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PLAY Sports Coalition Press Release

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3 Olympic Swimming Flashbacks Featuring Phelps, Ledecky & Hyman

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While the 2020 Tokyo Olympics may be officially postponed, there’s no reason to stop watching swimming. To tide you over before next summer’s festivities in Tokyo, we’ve gathered some of our favorite memories from the past 20 years of Olympics to help you stay in the mood for international competition. 

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Swimmer's Ear: What Is It and How To Treat It

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Whether you're a competitive or leisure swimmer, a bad case of Swimmer's Ear can ruin a perfectly good time.

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2020 Tokyo Olympic Games Officially Postponed

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The International Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Japan have officially decided to postpone the 2020 Olympic Games as reported in an article by Mokoto Rich, Matt Futterman, and Tariq Panja of the New York Times.

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Depth Proves Successful En Route to B1G Titles

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Bloomington, INDIANA - The Big Ten Conference crowned swimming and diving champions during the last two weekends. Competing first in Iowa City, the women deviated from previous years as Ohio State won by nearly 200 points. This past weekend in Bloomington, the men produced many great finishes and a Michigan victory. 

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