Clement Lefert

Mehdy Metella Lowers French National Record From Suit Era

Mehdy Metella established a new national record time of 51.39, taking down Clément Lefert’s national record from 2009.

  Comment First!

City of Nice to Hold Vigil This Evening for Camille Muffat and Other Crash Victims

The City of Nice will hold a vigil to honor the memory of Camille Muffat and the other victims of the helicopter crash, tonight at 6:45 at the Promenade de Paillon.

  Comment First!

French Swimming Star Camille Muffat Calls It Quits; Announces She Will Not Be At European Championships

French superstar Camille Muffat announced she is quitting the sport of swimming.

  38 Comments

Today in Swimming History: September 26th, A Dark Day for Doping Bans, a Bright Day for Birthdays

United States Olympian Jimmy Feigen is one of an impressive lineup of September 26th birthdays.

  2 Comments

USC Men Get Another Huge Recruit in Junior National Champ Reed Malone

National High School Record holder, and Junior National Champion, Reed Malone Fights on to USC. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

  5 Comments

France Sending Near-Full Squad to Short Course World Championships

Fred Bousquet will return to global competition in December at the Short Course World Championships. (Photo Courtesy: Mike Lewis/OlaVistaPhotography.com)

  12 Comments

Clement Lefert Retires; Pellegrini Picks Lucas as Coach

Federica Pellgrini meets her new boss, same as the old boss (Photo Courtesy: Alan Philip Muler)

  3 Comments

Jaeger, Hardy Safely Into Finals; Aussie Women Dominate Medley Prelims

Jessica Hardy survived a tight 50 free prelim, though KLJ was nipped by a three-way swim off. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

  58 Comments

Phelps Begins Last Run at Olympic Three-Peat in 100 Fly Prelims

Michael Phelps is still seeking individual gold at this meet, and enters still as the favorite in the men’s 100 fly. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

  53 Comments

Ryan Lochte Handles Double Easily Through Preliminary Rounds

Ryan Lochte exerted little more energy than would a warmup on Wednesday morning (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

  33 Comments

Dwyer Gets 4th Spot on American 800 Free Finals Relay

Conor Dwyer, thanks to a great prelims swim, will get a shot at the finals of the 800 free relay. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

  28 Comments

Adrian’s Confidence Shows in 100 Free Prelims Swim

Nathan Adrian looked very good to take the top seed in the 100 free on morning 4 of the 2012 Olympics (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

  143 Comments

Day 2 Finals Recap, Presented by SwimOutlet Team Division

Ryan Lochte was unable to hold off Yannick Agnel and it was sweet revenge for the French in the 4×100 Free Relay. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning, theswimpictures.com)

  21 Comments

American Vollmer; van der Burgh Break World Records on Day 2 (RECAP)

The French were all smiles after pulling off their first ever relay gold medal on day 2. (Photo: US Presswire)

  408 Comments