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Australia’s oldest Olympian, former athlete and coach Forbes Carlile, dies at the age of 95

Australia’s oldest Olympian, Forbes Carlile, has died at the age of 95. Carlile represented Australia in modern pentathlon at the…

New Speedo LZR Suit In Troubled Water

Coaching guru Forbes Carlile has sent an open letter stating that his sport is being prostituted by new suit technology. Italy head coach Alberto Castagnetti describes the LZR as ‘technological doping’, and FINA president Mustapha Larfaoui is open to review the suit rules. Craig Lord at wants FINA to bar bodysuits at all junior events, because of the potential $40.000 of costs a year. Meanwhile, Mitzuno launches a new suit that they say rivals the LZR Racer.