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Adapted or Disabled Swimming

Information for adapted swimmers, swimmers with disabilities, disabled swimming or adapted swimming organizations for adapted swimmers, and information for coaches and parents of adapted swimmers or swimmers with disabilities.
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US Paralympics 2010 Swimming World Championships Team
US Paralympics has announced the athletes that will compete in the 2010 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming World Championships in Eindhoven, Netherlands, August 15 – 21. The 2010 Can-Am National Championships held in San Antonio, Texas, March 25 – 27, served as the world championships qualification meet. Twenty-five of the athletes that will compete at the world championships, …

Adapted Swimming from USA Swimming
Information on including a swimmer with a disability in your club, national and international meets, disabled sports organizations, and a historical perspective of major competitions. USA Swimming

Adapted Swimming: General Information
Information on including a swimmer with a disability in your club, national and international meets, disabled sports organizations, and a historical perspective of major competitions.

An Update from Adaptive Swimmer John Mohler
Life is full of changes. I am training with the Triathlon club, as an outlet for dry land training, and I am in the gym hitting the weights. I have changed my training regimen from sprinting to long distance. I have much better form and speed swimming a 400, 800, and my favorite, the 1,500.

Life as a Swimmer With Physical Disabilities
John Mohler, a swimmer with physical disabilities, shares some of his thoughts on his quest to reach the 2008 Paralympic Summer Games in Beijing, China.

Young Swimmers Ready To Take To The Pool At 2007 Parapan Am Games
The United States brings a young but talented group of swimmers to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the 2007 Parapan American Games. The entire team is looking to bring back many medals, but more importantly they view this experience as invaluable for their individual growth as well as the overall swimming program.

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