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(Fran Crippen exits the water after winning the gold medal in the men's swimming marathon 10km final during the XV Pan American Games on July 14, 2007 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.  Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Coach Of Philadelphia Swimmer Who Died Criticizes International Body’s Follow-Up

It’s been nearly six months since Fran Crippen, a champion swimmer from Conshohocken, died during an open-water meet in Dubai.

04/13/2011

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Swimmer Crippen Remembered For His Olympic Dream

Fran Crippen was remembered as a swimmer whose “passion and dream” was to represent the United States in the Olympics.

10/30/2010

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Investigation Into Swimmer’s Death Underway, Family Preps For Funeral

As the family of champion swimmer Fran Crippen prepares for his funeral this Saturday in Conshohocken, swimming’s international governing body is beginning a formal investigation into his death.

10/28/2010