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Ruben Sanca’s Quest For The Olympics

Ruben Sanca, a native from Cape Verde, came to America when he was 12 and received dual citizenship. He has already competed in the 2012 London Olympics for Cape Verde. Sanca still wanted to continue his training to chase the … Continue reading

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Kathleen Johnston Earns USOC Developmental Coach of the Year Honors

This year United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced Kathleen Johnston, USA Triathlon Certified Coach and owner of TriSuccess Multisport Coaching LLC, as the 2013 Developmental Coach of the Year. She is the first triathlon coach to win an award from … Continue reading

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The Olympics are here, the Olympics are here!

The Olympics are here, the Olympics are here! Go ahead and start playing the “Olympic Fanfare and Theme” while you read this. Trust us, it will get you in the Olympic spirit. Thursday night was the kick off to the … Continue reading

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The Tennessean features Swiftwick’s 2014 Olympic Journey

The Tennessean featured Swiftwick as Team USA skates their way into the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Hockey teams such as the U.S. and Latvia’s Men’s Hockey teams are supplied with the USA made, Swiftwick Cut-Resistant socks. The Swiftwick Cut-Resistant socks … Continue reading

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Repreve Helps the X Games #TurnItGreen

This month, Repreve is an official sponsor of the Winter X Games and Swiftwick is showing its support by highlighting Repreve’s effort to recycle. Swiftwick’s SUSTAIN line is one of the only sock lines in the world that uses the super earth friendly Repreve … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned from Max King

There is one runner in the US with such amazing range that he can be competitive in almost any distance he chooses. His name is Max King. Max has been a Swiftwick athlete for about two years now, and in that time he has been Mountain Running World Champion, and has been a top 20 finisher in the US Marathon Olympic Trials and in the top 6 in the 3000m Steeplechase at the Olympic Trials – and those are only distances under 26.2 miles. Continue reading

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Olympians AND Amputees Use Tennessee Made Compression Socks – WATE Channel 6 Feature

“We had a quadruple amputee wearing the socks for a few month now. He broke a record in a Paralympic trial in Indiana. He is out pushing the limits, and we have been a part of him taking it to the next level,” Mabry said. Continue reading

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End of #Rule40

After two weeks of the greatest sporting event in the world, it’s time to look back and examine the London Olympic games. Swiftwick Socks was proud to be a part of it in a big way, and now that the Rule 40 … Continue reading

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Why Rule 40 of the 2012 Olympics Affects Athletes AND Sponsors

Now, as the London Olympics are here and we are lucky enough to have athletes participating in Swiftwick Socks on the biggest stage in the world, we are now unable to even justify giving them gear as they are unable to even thank us as one of their sponsors or tell anyone how their gear helped them perform due to Rule 40. Continue reading

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Amputees like Olympian Oscar Pistorius Sweat Like Crazy! WHY?

Swiftwick’s compression sock manages the sweat that builds up inside the prosthetic liner more effectively than any other sock product on the market. Richmond says, “I am excited about what this product could do for amputees across the spectrum of activity levels.” Continue reading

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