We’ve got 9 finals tonight, with the total medal count almost doubling on day 3. Vladimir Morozov looks for Russia’s fourth-straight men’s 50 free gold.
An elite sprinter across strokes, Vladimir Morozov torched the 6th-best performance of all-time in the 50 breaststroke to win a Short Course European title.
It’s been a banner week for Maria Kameneva, who now has two Short Course Euros silvers and two Russian records in Glasgow.
Margherita Panziera took a tenth off her own national record in the 200 short course meter back, winning gold for Italy at Short Course Euros.
Energy Standard is the odds-on favorite to win the inaugural International Swimming League title, according to SwimSwam voters.
It’s a rematch of 2017, with bronze medalist Duncan Scott (Great Britain) taking on gold medalist Danas Rapsys (Lithuania) in the men’s 200 free.
Katinka Hosszu is after her third-straight Short Course Euro title in the women’s 400 IM, one of six finals on opening night.
Arno Kamminga completed an elusive triple crown: breaking the same Dutch record (short course meter 50 breast) three times in the same day.
Russian sprinter Vladimir Morozov showed his versatility with a European title and a continental record in the 50 breaststroke at 25.51.
It’s a rematch of 2019 NCAAs, with #1 Cal taking on #2 Texas. Watch for some brutal battles through the 50, 100, and 200 freestyles.
Ryan Lochte is chasing a 5th Olympic team, Chase Kalisz a bounce-back year, and Carson Foster a place among the top senior IMers in one of our races to watch.
12 of last year’s top 13 Americans are entered in the 400 IM this week in Atlanta. That includes 17-year-old national champ Emma Weyant & star Katie Ledecky.
Her two best allies were voted out back-to-back in a twisty double tribal last episode. Elizabeth Beisel now has to regain her footing in the game.
U.S. Open will feature some top junior swimmers, including Olympic contenders like Carson Foster & Luca Urlando as well as fast risers like Hunter Armstrong.
The Minnesota Invite features eight ranked programs – six of them inside the top 10 – and highlights the coming weekend of NCAA swimming & diving action.