Articles by Karl Ortegon

Sarah Sjöström Drops World-Leading 56.26 100m Fly at Stockholm Open

2017 SWIM OPEN STOCKHOLM Saturday, April 8 – Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Stockholm, Sweden Live results On night two of…


Italy to Send Twenty Swimmers to 2017 World Championships

Gabrielle Detti and Gregorio Paltrinieri will look to go 1-2 in the men’s 800 free this summer in Budapest.


5-Time Olympic Champ Natalia Ishchenko Retires from Synchro. Swimming

Legendary Russian synchronized swimmer Natalia Ishchenko has announced her retirement from competition. Ishchenko has garnered quite the hardware collection over…


Three Dutch Women Break 54 in 100 LCM Free at Eindhoven Cup

2017 EINDHOVEN CUP Eindhoven, Netherlands April 6-9 Live results The Dutch women’s sprint group looked strong tonight in Eindhoven, as…

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WATCH: Joshua Zuchowski Shatters Chas Morton’s 11-12 200 IM NAG

12-year-old Joshua Zuchowski has broken the National Age Group record in the 200 IM, going 1:55.75.


Marrit Steenbergen Breaks 2nd Dutch Age Group Record in Eindhoven

2017 EINDHOVEN CUP Eindhoven, Netherlands April 6-9 Live results After breaking the Dutch age group record for 17-year-olds in the 200m…

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Latvia’s Oskars Udris Slapped With Two-Year Ban for Doping

Oskars Udris of Latvia has been given a two-year ban from eligibility for a doping offense. On November 25th of…


Marco Koch Swims 2:09 200 Breast, Dutch Records Fall at Eindhoven Cup

Marco Koch went the world’s #2 time in the 200 breast tonight in Eindhoven.

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Matteo Restivo Breaks Italian 200 BK Record, Detti Posts World #1 800

Detti went a world-leading 800 free, going 7:41.64 to break his personal best.


Harnish, House, and Katz Take Down Y-Nat Records on Day 3

Courtney Harnish erased Meghan Small’s 200 free Y-Nat record tonight.

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Philip Greve Sets Danish 50 Breast Record on Day 5 of Danish Open

Greve becomes only the 2nd Danish man to have ever broken 28 seconds in the 50m breast.

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Sarasota, Led by Austin Katz, Breaks Y Nat 400 Medley Relay Record

2017 YMCA SHORT COURSE NATIONALS Monday April 3 – Friday, April 7, 2017 Greensboro Aquatic Center Greensboro, NC Mon: 5:30PM…


Kyle Worrell Becomes 2nd in the Family to Join the 49 Club in 100 Fly

In 2015, Kelsi Worrell became the first member of her family to break the 50-second barrier in the 100 SCY butterfly….


Mie Nielsen Adds 50 Back Win on Day 4 of Danish Open

Mie Nielsen went the 10th-fastest 50 back this season to add another event to her lineup for Worlds.

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Kate Douglass Goes 49.0 to Win 100 Free on Day 4 of Ithaca Sectionals

2017 SPEEDO SECTIONALS – ITHACA March 30 – April 2, 2017 Ithaca, NY Live results: Meet Mobile Course: SCY 15-year-old…