Adam Brown and Cesar Cielo went nose-to-nose in the 100 free from the outside lanes, and Brown came away with the narrowest of victories. (Photo Courtesy: Greg Davis)
Day 3′s preliminary session at the 2013 Minneapolis Grand Prix featured a 14-year old breakout backstroker having another good swim.
Cesar Cielo, the fastest man ever in the 50 yard free, looked the part in prelims of the 2013 Minneapolis Grand Prix
Yannick Agnel enters the first day’s finals at the 2013 Minneapolis Grand Prix as the top seed in the 200 yard freestyle.
Minnesota’s Kiera Janzen looked very good in the first session of the 2013 Minneapolis Grand Prix.
Cesar Cielo was once the greatest show in yards. Looking rejuvenated, he returns to the course for the first time in over three years.
Allison Schmitt will instead focus on completing her studies at Georgia, and target to return to the Grand Prix Series in Austin in January.
After a falling off a bit last summer, Allison Schmitt looks to regain her form and jump back to the top of the podium at first Grand Prix meet of the season in Minneapolis.
National Team Director Frank Busch also hinted that the series’ last three meets would have standards set at the 2013 Summer Junior Nationals qualifying times.
The focus has been all about college swimming, but its time for the pros to get back in the water at the Minneapolis Grand Prix.
Ryan Lochte was one of the few elites that made the trek for the Minneapolis Grand Prix last year. (Photo: Victor Puig/victorpuig.com)
There may be no Olympics or long course World Championships in 2014, but there’s still plenty to look forward to. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
The above are the final standings of the 2012-2013 edition of the USA Swimming Grand Prix Series.
With the conclusion of the 2012-2013 USA Swimming Grand Prix Series this past Sunday (June 2nd), Ryan Lochte and Missy Franklin came out…
Conor Dwyer has been on a roll so far at the Santa Clara Grand Prix, and will hope to stay hot in the last finals session in the 200 IM. (Photo: Bill Collins)