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The greatest races of all time?

The USA swimming site is running a series of sports science articles investigating what made some of the greatest American performances of all time possible. The articles include stroke rates, splits and underwater distances for all the swimmers and provide some interesting reading, despite an understandable USA bias. There’s also the opportunity to download videos of the races. Most recently the featured race was the 4×100 medley relay duel between the US and Australia at the 2002 Pan Pacs