Articles by Amanda Smith

2013 FINA World Championships Day 3 Prelims LIVE Recap

Katinka Hosszu will swim her third individual event, but fifth race overall today in the 200 freestyle – right next to Missy Franklin. (Image courtesy of FINA)


Asian Report – Day 2 – Swan Sets Second Pakistani Record of Meet

Kosuke Hagino finished second last night in the 400m freestyle. He will advance to two finals tomorrow night after his solid semi-final performances on day 2. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


2013 FINA World Championships Day 2 Prelims LIVE Recap

Ruta Meilutyte rips a 1:04.52 in the 100 meter breaststroke prelim, .6 tenths faster than the rest of the field! (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


Asian Report – Day 1 – Peng Wu from China sets new Asian Record in the Men’s 50 Butterfly

Peng Wu was one of the five Asian swimmers to set new Asian Records today. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning,

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2013 FINA World Championships Day 1 Prelims LIVE Recap

Sun Yang was your world leader coming into Barcelona and it looks like he is set to repeat his Olympic title from London. Yang will be in the middle lane in tonight’s final at 3:44.67. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


Western Sectional at Mt. Hood Aquatics Center Recap & Highlights

This past week Mt. Hood Aquatics Center in Greshman, Oregon hosted a Western Zone Sectional site.

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