Katie Ledecky dominates with World Record in 1500m Prelims, 15.27.71.
The way that we train in the pool, the way that we compete when it comes time to stepping up on the blocks, is often a mirror of the training habits we hold in the pool.
USA’s Katie Ledecky was better than ever this morning in the 1500 free. She looked smooth throughout a historic prelims swim to set a new world record.
Mitch Larkin of Australia set a new Oceania Record of 52.50…
Katinka Hosszu posted a 58.78 in the 100 backstroke setting a new Hungarian national record…
The final day of competition at the USA Swimming Futures meets took place Sunday night, ending the inaugural competitions for this year.
World record-holder Cesar Cielo had a rough opening day of the 2015 FINA World Championships, dealing with an inflamed shoulder tendon that kept him off of Brazil’s 4×100 free relay.
Reece Whitley lowered his own NAG record in the 15-16 200 breast. Watch that race and the rest of Day Four’s finals from US Speedo Junior Nationals.
China’s Sun Yang looks to extend his distance dominance downward to the 200-meter race a day after winning the 400 free.
“The world media seems to think that whenever the Chinese get a good result, we are doping.” – Sun Yang
Reece Whitley broke his own NAG record to highlight Sunday night’s finals.
Reece Whitley lowered his own NAG record in the 200 breast today, alongside setting a Junior Nationals meet record.
Miriam Sheehan with her coach, Travis Anderson.
Follow along for live updates from the first day in the pool of the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.
James Guy lowered his own British national record in the men’s 400m freestyle when he earned silver in today’s first Worlds Finals session.
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.