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2020 ISL Match 5 – Day 1 Live Recap

London Roar’s Guilherme Guido will look to do his part in the backstroke events during match 5 of the ISL season 2 in Budapest.


Chupkov, Minakov, Grinev Comment On Russian C’ships Racing

The 2020 Russian Swimming Championships conclude on Friday, October 30th and we’ve already seen some tremendous performances from both the men and women.

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Less Than 1 Yr Out From Olympics, Swimming AUS CEO Russell Steps Down

Swimming Australia will be appointing an interim CEO shortly and the search for a CEO to lead to Tokyo, Paris and beyond will commence soon.


Oleg Kostin Posts 22.82 To Deny Andrei Minakov 50 Fly Gold In Kazan

Oleg Kostin logged a time of 22.82 in the men’s 50m fly to take gold ahead of newly-minted World Junior Record holder Andrei Minakov.

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17-Year-Old Ilya Borodin Hits 4:11.50 400 IM Russian, World Junior Record

17-year-old Ilya Borodin rocked a huge personal best in the men’s 400 IM en route to logging a new World Junior Record in Kazan.


Clyde Lewis, Mitch Larkin & More ‘Blitz’ Solid Times At Home In Australia

World Championships finalist Clyde Lewis was in the water contesting the Aussie Virtual Relay Blitz series of relay races.


Madi Wilson Posts 1:52.44 800 Free Relay Split At Aussie Blitz

Check out some of the impressive short course times thrown down by Australian women at their unique relay blitz this month at home.


Would-Be NY Breaker 16-Year-Old O’Callaghan Posts 52.99 SCM 100 Free

While competing as a member of the Brisbane Bisons, 16-year-old Mollie O’Callaghan put up a world-class 100m freestyle time leading off her squad.


On-Hiatus Olympian Tamsin Cook Races At Aussie Relay Blitz

Taking a look at Australia’s recent relay blitz, a West Australian’s name jumped out from the results in the form of 2016 Olympian Tamsin Cook.

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Minakov Breaks World Junior Record in 50 Fly in Russian Semi-Finals

Andrei Minakov is hot on the trail of a big-time swim in the men’s 50m fly, already putting up a lifetime best in the Russian Nats semifinal.


WR Holder Chupkov Rips 2:07.32 200 Breast At Russian Championships

With another 2:07-low under his belt Russia’s Anton Chupkov isn’t going anywhere anytime soon in the breaststroke events.


Korstanje Hits Near-Best 50 Free At Dutch Training Meet

Several Dutch national team members not competing in the ISLcontested events last weekend at an internal training meet in Eindhoven.

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2020 ISL Match 4 – Day 2 Live Recap

The 2nd place NY Breakers are hoping swimmers like Marco Koch will have another big performance in them to keep them ahead of 3rd place Iron.


Sates Takes 400 IM To Close Out South African C’ships

17-year-old Matt Sates impressed across several events at these 2020 South African Short Course Championships in Pietermaritzburg.

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Minakov Coasts To 100 Fly Russian Title in 51.3, Hits 47.7 Free Relay Split

The 2020 Russian Swimming Championships continued with Stanford commit Andrei Minakov doing his thing in the men’s 100m fly.