2020 ISL: Cali Condors Cash In with Close to $1.5 Million in Earnings

2020 International Swimming League

Cali Condors finished the 2020 International Swimming League season at the top of the charts for matches won and dollars earned. The Condors, led by Caeleb Dressel and Lilly King, the top two point-winners in the league, never lost a match all season. They won all four regular matchups, their semifinal, and the grand final, for a total of 24 team points. Energy Standard, the 2019 season champion, finished in second place, having won all their matches except when they faced the Condors in both the regular season and the final.

Season Standings

Rank Club Code Matches Played M1 M2 M3 M4 M5 M6 M7 M8 M9 M10 SF1 SF2 Final Standings Points
1 Cali Condors CAC 6 4 4 4 4 4 4 24
2 Energy Standard ENS 6 3 4 4 4 4 3 22
3 London Roar LON 6 4 4 3 2 3 2 18
4 LA Current LAC 6 2 4 3 3 3 1 16
5 Iron IRO 5 3 3 3 2 2 13
6 Tokyo Frog Kings TOK 5 3 2 2 3 2 12
7 Toronto Titans TOR 5 2 3 2 1 1 9
8 NY Breakers NYB 5 1 2 2 1 1 7
9 DC Trident DCT 4 2 1 1 1 5
10 Aqua Centurions AQC 4 1 1 1 1 4

As a team, Cali earned some $300,000 more than Energy Standard, and $1 million more than the 5th place team, Iron. The Condors led in individual race earnings, skins earnings, MVP bonuses, and team bonuses. Energy Standard led the league in relay winnings.

Season Earnings

Rank Club Code Points Indiv Relay Skins MVP Team Bonus Total Stolen
1 Cali Condors CAC 3207.8 $457,800 $131,200 $112,800 $313,000 $443,000 $1,457,800 $7,400
2 Energy Standard ENS 3110.0 $410,533 $179,200 $97,000 $142,000 $326,800 $1,155,533 $1,800
3 LA Current LAC 2535.8 $300,500 $121,600 $80,200 $199,000 $183,800 $885,100 $8,400
4 London Roar LON 2725.0 $331,400 $120,800 $95,400 $23,000 $241,200 $811,800 $0
5 Iron IRO 1912.0 $212,633 $23,200 $44,400 $44,000 $127,800 $452,033 $3,800
6 Tokyo Frog Kings TOK 2107.2 $252,333 $45,200 $22,400 $0 $112,800 $432,733 $0
7 Toronto Titans TOR 1775.0 $175,400 $70,400 $21,000 $0 $69,200 $336,000 $800
8 NY Breakers NYB 1509.0 $158,400 $14,800 $9,600 $0 $42,400 $225,200 $1,200
9 DC Trident DCT 1145.8 $93,000 $37,600 $11,600 $0 $21,200 $163,400 $0
10 Aqua Centurions AQC 1110.5 $104,000 $36,000 $9,600 $9,000 $0 $158,600 $400

You can see all the individual earnings for the season here.

 

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SwimFani
1 month ago

Have the swimmers try too cash the checks? If any have received them YET

Swimfan
1 month ago

LiveWire must like those numbers

moddiddle
1 month ago

Wow Cali Condors got almost 10x the pay of Aqua Centurions!

seetheworldswim
Reply to  moddiddle
1 month ago

Thats why this is no fun… the teams should be more equal!
Could exist rules like each time just can have 2 top 3 athletes in world rankings 4 athletes top 10 in the world, 4 top 20 , etc etc
And that would allow more strategic plans to recrute ppl, and more material for the fans to discuss

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