David Popovici has brought new life to the men’s 200 freestyle, becoming the first man since 2009 to break 1:43 this past summer.
On the heels of a perfect LC season, David Popovici joins an exclusive list of swimmers who have held both the World and World Junior titles at the same time.
Romanian sensation David Popovici now owns nine of the 15 fastest back-half splits in the history of the men’s 100-meter freestyle.
In 2022, 17-year-old Romanian David Popovici has been under the 48-second barrier 11 times so far, tied for the most ever in a calendar year.
Sarah Sjostrom is one of many legendary swimmers who first made an impact on the international stage at the European Championships.
We take a look at the time Peaty would need to achieve in the men’s 100 breaststroke so that he’s the world record holder as long as he lives.
No less than a dozen Olympic champions in individual events will be competing at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
History tells us that while there are some outliers, the World Championships generally tend to be slower than the Olympics were one year prior.
Lilly King was on fire in 2017, setting four world records at the World Championships in Budapest.
Russian breaststroker Yuliya Efimova has medalled in all three distances three separate times at the World Championships.
While history shows that host nations typically do well at the Games, their performance in the swimming pool does not follow suit.
How fast would Katie Ledecky be in a super suit? We try to answer that question.
Every Olympics has its upsets, but would these unexpected medal winners have been the same if the Olympics had been held in 2020?
Chilean Kristel Kobrich has appeared at every LC World Championships dating back to the 2003 edition in Barcelona.
Sjostrom has broken the 24-second barrier 17 times in the women’s 50 free, accounting for more than 40 percent of the overall title in swimming history.