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  1. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Olympic great Michael Phelps formally ends his retirement

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 02:03am by Associated Press

    ... the US drug-testing programme. He has completed his six-month waiting period to be eligible for competition by the US Anti-Doping Agency. Phelps turns 29 in June and is the most decorated athlete ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Utah suspends swim coach over abuse allegations

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 03:57pm by Associated Press in Salt Lake City

    ... Associated Press in Salt Lake City University of Utah swim coach Greg Winslow has been suspended because of allegations that he sexually abused a teenage girl he coached in Arizona six ... because it hasn’t even been 24 hours.” The Arizona State University Police Department released a statement on Thursday saying it investigated allegations that Winslow sexually abused a teenage ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - SWIMMING

    Youngsters steal the show at the Cold Half swim, off Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 12:30am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... Rachel Jacqueline Teenagers Chan and Chau lead from start to finish to take the honours in the relay event It's a breeze as youth steal show in Cold Half Youth was not wasted on swimmers in the Cold Half 15-kilometre ocean swim off the south of Hong Kong Island yesterday. Despite challenging open-water conditions and the gruelling distance, it was young guns, not seasoned ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Swimming great Ian Thorpe in rehab battling depression, says manager

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 10:57pm by NYT

    ... and alcohol abuse. ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Phelps rejoins US drug testing programme

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 02:57pm by Associated Press

    ... Olympics. In the strongest signal yet that his retirement won’t last much longer, Phelps has rejoined the US drug testing programme- a necessary step for any athlete hoping to compete in an Olympic ... and swim again, then I’ll compete,” he said. “If I don’t,” he added, letting out a big laugh, “I guess I’ll re-retire. Just don’t compare me to Brett Favre.” By subjecting himself to drug testing, ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Michael Phelps rejoins drug testing programme

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 10:55am

    ... Michael Phelps is back in the US Anti-Doping Agency’s drug test programme, a possible sign the Olympic swimming great is eyeing a return for Rio. Phelps retired from swimming after bagging ... at the 2008 Beijing Games. Phelps has downplayed rumors that he was considering a return to competition in time for the 2016 Rio Olympics. But Usada’s records show he was drug tested twice ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Phelps back at the pool but still mum on comeback

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 10:00am

    ... Phelps still has plenty of time to resume serious training for Rio, though he would need to account for requirements such as re-entering the US drug-testing programme. He would certainly want ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - SWIMMING

    Swimmer David Wong prays for dispensation from ban for drug use

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Asthmatic swimmer praying he will be given exemption after failing a doping test in January Wong hopes to skip drugs ban on medical grounds Top swimmer and asthma sufferer David Wong Kai-wai is hoping for a therapeutic use exemption (TUE) to escape a lengthy ban after he failed a drug test at the start of the year. Hong Kong Swimming Association ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Australia appoints new chief, performance director

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 11:30am by Reuters in Melbourne

    ... with allegations of bullying, drunkenness and the abuse of prescription drugs leading to a scathing external audit. The ‘Bluestone’ review released in February said slack management had allowed a “toxic” ...


    Perkins lashes Australia’s ‘show pony’ swimmers

    Posted Apr 04th 2013, 01:14pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Australia’s under-fire men’s swimmers must focus on their sport and not act as “celebrity show ponies”, former Olympic champion Kieren Perkins said on Thursday. The two-time Olympic 1,500m freestyle gold medallist believes Australian swimming has not been irrevocably damaged by the revelations of athletes abusing prescription drugs, alcohol ...




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