Articles by Barry Revzin

Ledecky’s Dominance In The 800 Free: Incomparable

Katie Ledecky swam a time of 8:13.64 in the 800 free at the San Antonio PSS, which happens to be both the 22nd fastest time of her career and of all-time.

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Jackpots Not A Big Factor In London Roar’s Match 5 Win

Jackpots didn’t factor in as much as we’ve seen in other matches with the top three teams relatively balanced.

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What Would Happen If We Switched the New York Breakers & London Roar? (Part 2)

Analyzing the data on how things would be different if the clubs were flipped during the ISL’s opening weekend.

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SwimSwam Rewind: 30 Years of NCAA Championship Swimming Evolution

Nearly everything has changed in the sport since 1989, other than the fact that Eddie Reese was winning team titles at Texas.

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Mathematically Speaking: How Do Smith/Finke Records Compare To Dressel?

American records by Robert Finke (1650 free) and Kieran Smith (500 free) were earth-shattering – but were they as historic as Caeleb Dressel’s 50/100 frees?

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Close Calls: Losing Tight Races Cost London Roar In ISL Final

In the super close races in Vegas, London had the fewest close wins and the most close losses.

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ISL Final Projections: London Roar Heavy Favorites

After going through various point projections, the London Roar are clearly favored to come away with the win at the ISL finale in Vegas.

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Could The London Roar Have Beaten Energy Standard?

The London Roar lost a close battle with Energy Standard in front of their home fans, but what could they have done to win the European derby?

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Could The Cali Condors Have Beaten The LA Current?

The LA Current’s victory over the Cali Condors in College Park was a mild upset, and the results say it’s one Cali let slip through their fingers.

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Projecting the 2019 ISL Championship Scoring After Group Matches

We’re four meets into the six-meet regular season of the International Swimming League. We use those four data points to project the Championship meet.

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Scoring Out an 8-Team ISL Meet Based On First Meets From Groups A & B

We went there: adding up the best swims from all 8 teams in a simulated International Swimming League combo match 1, including team scores and MVP ranks.

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Comparing Indianapolis, Naples ISL: A Stats Grab Bag

With the second ISL meet in Naples wrapped up, I thought we’d return to some of the numbers I showed last week and see how Naples compared to Indianapolis.

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Disqualifications Shouldn’t Score Points

When I went through the first day of Naples, I had a discrepancy. My best understanding of the difference has to do with the disqualifications.

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ISL Indy: Analyzing Turnaround Time, Doubles & Skins Races

In the International Swimming League format, some athletes had to swim off-events and others had to deal with tight turnarounds, especially in the skins race.

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Was There A Current In the Pool At the Bloomington Pro Swim Series?

Barry Revzin dives into data that suggests a current in the outside lanes of the pool at last weekend’s Bloomington Pro Swim Series.

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