With the help of Barry Revzin, we’ve gone through and run the numbers and analyzed the results of the ISL’s 2021 recruitment process.
Dutch open water swimmer Ferry Weertman has retired after an 8-year international career that included a 2016 Olympic gold medal and 2017 World Championship.
After rewriting the 13-14 record books at US Open last week, Thomas Heilman is scheduled to race in Greensboro this weekend.
The Russian Anti-Doping Association (RUSADA) has appointed a new director general, a year after dismissing the prior permanent director.
Diggory Dillingham, son of Bend Swim Club head coach Megan Oesting, broke the Oregon LSC Record in the 50 yard free on Sunday in Corvallis.
In total, the league awarded almost $6.9 million in prize money during the 2021 International Swimming League season, led by Sarah Sjostrom (above).
Led by sophomore Emma Sticklen, who swam 1:52.47 in prelims, Texas had three swimmers go 1:52s on Saturday. No college team has ever done that before.
Only one U.S. Open Championship Record is older than the 200 backstroke record that Regan Smith broke on Saturday. The old mark was set by Hayley McGregory in 2008.
The LSU women won their 29th-straight dual meet against in-state foes Tulane on Saturday by a margin of 203-97.
In slow motion, by the strictest interpretation, the disqualification was probably right; but, it is really difficult to see at full speed.
Sarah Sjostrom is the International Swimming League MVP for the 2nd time in 3 seasons, and this year doubled up as the Finals MVP.
Tom Shields (above) and Mikaela Dahlke both left empty lanes in teh 200 butterfly on Saturday in the ISL finale, resulting in 8 penalty points for the LA Current.
Katie Ledecky continued her hot meet with a new US Open Championship Record of 1:55.47 in the 200 free. Also featured: another Thomas Heilman National Age Group Record.
Olympic gold medalist Lydia Jacoby will arrive in Texas next fall, but Longhorn sophomore Anna Elendt is doing her own work to establish the program’s breaststroke group.