The world of international swimming is changing, and nowhere was the burgeoning parity more evident than on day 1 of the FINA World Championships, where Team USA missed half the A Finals entirely.
Follow along for live updates from the first day in the pool of the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.
Sarah Sjostrom has stomped her name once again upon the women’s 100 fly World Record.
There was little mystery, at least for those who entered the SwimSwam Pick ‘Em contest.
It was far from a perfect day for the Australians and the Americans, but the swimming powerhouses still find themselves tied atop the medal table after day 1 of the World Championships.
Curious about how you’re performing in the 2015 World Championships Pick ‘Em Contest, presented by TYR? We’ll provide daily updates…
Jessica Ashwood of Australia earned the bronze medal this evening in the women’s 400 free with a time that broke the Australian and Oceanian records in the event.
Surprises, world record, world championships records – yup day one had a lot in store. We’ve got some images from…
Southeast Asia Games star Joseph Schooling has been off to a hot start at the 2015 FINA World Championships, breaking his own national record in the 50 fly twice within the first day of competition, and also taking down the Asian record.
Katinka Hosszu broke her own European Record and swam the second-fastest 200 IM of all-time with a 2:06.84 in the semi-finals of the 2015 FINA World Aquatics Championships this evening.
In an unfortunate series of events, the United States’ men’s 4×100 freestyle relay failed to qualify for finals with a lack luster 3:16.01 that tied for 11th place. IMAGE: Team USA behind the blocks before the prelims relay.
In the semi-final heat of the women’s 100 fly, Germany’s Alexandra Wenk swam a 57.77 to qualify 7th for the finals at the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan.
15-year-old Reece Whitley of Penn Charter Aquatic Club came within 5/100 of the meet record in the 200 breast during prelims of Day 4 of U.S. Speedo Junior Nationals.
Sun Yang will look to win his second straight title and third straight medal in the men’s 400 freestyle
Katinka Hosszu breaks her own 2013 World Championship record with a 2:07.30 to top the morning.
Katinka Hosszu has broken her own European Record and swum the fastest time in textile in the women’s 200 IM.