Hungarian Swimming

1996 Olympic Bronze Medallist Korneyev Becomes Fatal Victim Of Stomach Cancer

Andrey Korneyev, who won an Olympic bronze medal in the 200 breaststroke at the 1996 for Russian, died from stomach cancer on May 2nd…

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Jakabos Wins 50 Freestyle On A Painful Path To Recovery

Zsuzanna Jakabos took a big step in her recovery from shoulder surgery today winning the women’s 50 freestyle at the Budapest Open…

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Cseh Puts Himself In The Top Ten Winning The 200 Butterfly In Budapest

Laszlo Cseh followed up a win in the 100 butterfly on Friday night with a victory in the 200 butterfly on Saturday evening at the Budapest Open…

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Bernek Records Top Five Time In The 200 Backstroke In Budapest

On the second day of the Budapest Cup Hungarian Peter Bernek took the 200 backstroke in a time of 1:56.79 breaking into the world’s top five rankings…

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New Competition Facility In Budapest To Be Completed By 2016

The Hungarian Swimming Federation has announced that the construction of the Palace of Pools will begin next year, with the goal of being completed by the end of 2016…

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Zsuzsanna Jakabos On The Mend After Shoulder Surgery

Zsuzsanna Jakabos’ recovery from a surgical procedure she underwent in October to repair a shoulder injury is moving in a positive direction…

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2013 Swammy Awards: Male European Swimmer of the Year

Morozov became a superstar for Russia this year and helped make them a player on the international swimming scene.

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Hosszu Moves to 10 Wins in 2 Days at Indian Ocean Championships

Katinka Hosszu had another 5-for-6 day at the 2013 Indiana Ocean Championships on the French island of Reunion.

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2013 Swammy Awards: European Coach Of The Year

Jon Rudd of Plymouth Leander had a reach in European that spanned the continent, including at home in the UK.

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Hosszu Takes 5 Out of 6 Women’s Races on Day 1 at Indian Ocean Championships

Katinka Hosszu won 5 out of 6 races on day 1 in Reunion, while her coach, and her training partner, cleaned up on the men’s side.

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Four Swimmers, Including Hosszu and Franklin, Nominated for AIPS Award

Missy Franklin was one of four swimmers nominated for the AIPS Athlete of the Year award.

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Swimmers Gyurta, Hosszu Win Hungarian Sportsman/Woman of the Year Awards

Swimming dominated Hungary’s annual sports awards gala.

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Brown, Proud Among Last-Minute Additions to European Duel in the Pool Roster

After a mass of French swimmers scratched from the European Duel in the Pool roster last week, the European All-Stars…

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Audi Gives Hosszu A Lift

Katinka Hosszu is having a pretty successful 2013; sweeping the IM events at the World Championships in Barcelona, adding a…

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European SC Championship Start Lists Posted; Hosszu to Swim 7 Events Individually

Hosszu hasn’t pulled back on the reigns any going into Herning.

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