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Olympic Swimming

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Alex Meyer, the only American to swim in the 10 kilometer Olympic marathon, completed a grueling swim and marked another milestone on a grueling journey that started back in Walden Pond. The 24-year-old Harvard graduate...


Olympic action: Aug. 3

August 3, 2012

The United States continues to enjoy a strong turnout at the London Olympics, as American performances in London on Friday helped the USA climb to the top of the medal table with 43 total medals...


Ye Shiwen, a 16-year-old Chinese swimmer, raised eyebrows after an incredible 4:28.43 finish in the 400 IM on Saturday, but not all those raised eyebrows were for good reasons. Shiwen’s world-record finish has caused some...