The 2013 FINA World Cup series starts just after the World Championships, and ends in November in Beijing, China. (Credit: CobbleCC)
It now seems more-than-likely that it would take World Record swims to catch Katinka for the $100,000 grand prize. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Chad le Clos became a (very wealthy) star in the 2011 World Cup Series.