Articles by Loretta Race

McSharry Takes Down 100 Breaststroke Irish Senior Record

While competing on day 1 of the 2017 Swim Cup Amsterdam, 17-year-old Irish swimmer Mona McSharry carved out a new national record in the women’s 100m breaststroke.

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Manchester Int’l Day 1: Adam Peaty Is Kind Of Human

In Adam Peaty’s first meet of the season, the world record holder and Olympic champion swam an actually of-this-Earth time.

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Korstanje, Kamminga, Kromo Continue To Impress In Amsterdam

2017 SWIM CUP AMSTERDAM Friday, October 20th – Sunday, October 22nd Optisport Sloterparkbad, Amsterdam, Netherlands 25m Meet Site Meet Preview…

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Read Swimming Australia’s Statement On Cleared Maddie Groves

“Maddie adhered to this process and this was a critical element of why she has been cleared,” said Swimming Australia CEO Mark Anderson.

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Remaining Aussie Whereabouts Case Maddie Groves Cleared To Compete

As reported back in May of this year, 3 Australian Olympians were named as having missed 3 drug tests over a 12-month…

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Irishman On The Move: Ferguson Snaps 100 Back National Record

The 2016 Swim Ireland Junior Performance Athlete of the Year, Conor Ferguson, continues to impress on the international level across the men’s backstroke events.

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Kromowidjojo Keeps The Fast Times Rolling W/ Dutch Fly Record

Kromo lowers her own 50m butterfly Dutch national record while competing at the Swim Cup Amsterdam tonight.

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Kromowidjojo, Kamminga Crack New Dutch Records In Amsterdam

World record holder Ranomi Kromowidjojo of Netherlands is keeping up with her wicked-fast ways.

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Swim England’s Travel Policy Now Includes Specific Terrorism Steps

Swim England’s Travel and Security Policy reflects the times by including a special section on terrorism preparation.

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Kira Toussaint To Join NTC Squad In Amsterdam This December

Olympian and national record holder Kira Toussaint of the Netherlands will be making the move from her present home at the University of Tennessee to join the Dutch NTC squad in Amsterdam come this December.

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Hosszu Appeals Lawsuit Vs Barrett, Sports Publications to 9th Circuit

Katinka Hosszu’s defamation and false light case against Casey Barrett and Swimming World is still not considered ‘case closed’ at this point.

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British Para Swimming Bullying Scandal Sees Greenwood Out Of New Job

Canada’s Edmonton Keyano Swim Club had recently hired former Head Coach of British Para Swimming, Rob Greenwood, but has since withdrawn its offer citing ‘shock’ and ‘disappointment’ over the allegations of its would-be new coach.

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Peaty, Scott, Ulyett, Anderson Among Brits Headed To Copenhagen

British Swimming has released its 10-swimmer strong roster for the 2017 European Short Course Championships set for December 13-17th in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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Beyond The Lane Lines: Sun Yang Defends Himself

Catch up on smaller stories from around the web in this week’s Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring Grant Hackett, Brooke Hanson and Sun Yang.

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Aussie Olympian Taylor McKeown Involved In Jet Ski Incident (Video)

Australian Olympian Taylor McKeown is under investigation by Australian authorities for riding a jet ski too close to a pod of whales recently.

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