16th-ranked recruit in the high school class of 2020 Preston Forst has verbally committed to the Stanford men. Forst is a 1:43.5/47.4 butterflyer.
The Brazilian men aim to keep three streaks alive: 5-straight Pan Ams golds in the 4×100 FR relay, 3-straight in the 200 FL and 2-straight in the 100 BR.
After leaving an NC State program where he’d flourished, then stagnated, Held moved twice in 2019 before smashing the U.S. Open 100 free record.
Regan Smith’s 2:03.35 in the 200 back triumphed by just 1.4% over Kristof Milak’s 1:50.73 200 fly in a very tight poll result.
15-year-old Claire Tuggle has scratched out of the C final of the 200 fly in order to focus on her 800 free swim on night 1 of U.S. Junior Nationals.
With continental 2020 Olympic diving berths up for grabs, Colombia and Mexico both grabbed gold medals and Olympic spots at the 2019 Pan American Games.
A few of the top names entered in both Junior and Senior Nationals have scratched the former on day 1 prelims, suggesting they may not be competing this week.
Annie Lazor has been the most electric U.S. women’s breaststroker this year, and she finally gets her main taper meet this week in Lima.
Psych sheets, timelines, livestream links, live results links and more for the 2019 USA Swimming Junior National Championships.
In a month of fast swimming across the world, NCSA Junior Nationals begin this week in Indianapolis, with some top junior names set to chase NAG records.
Former American record-holder Lara Jackson has been hired as the new women’s swimming assistant coach at Florida Gulf Coast University.
These can serve as “times to beat” for the Pan Ams swimmers, as well as those swimming other meets between now and August 25, when the selection period ends.
The good news: ESPN is broadcasting much of the Pan American Games. The bad news: it’ll require a subscription. The good news: it’s cheap or potentially free.
Nathan Adrian is among the big-name veterans competing at this year’s Pan American Games. We have the event schedule and all the links you need here.
USA Swimming will live stream all sessions of the 2019 Junior National Championships, unlike the senior national meet, which was split between two platforms.