Top seed in the men’s 50m backstroke in Taipei, Ireland’s Shane Ryan, clocked his nation’s fastest-ever time in semi-finals.
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Nick Hogsed has sued the University of Arizona, claiming that he was beaten by an unnamed teammate in August 2016 and that then-coach Rick DeMont demeaned and belittled him for reporting the incident to the dean of students.
Joseph Schooling won his first event in Kuala Lumpur, as Singapore collected 3 gold medals on the night.
The Queensland Short Course Swimming Championships concluded today in Brisbane, with Chinese swimmer Ning Zetao earning another sprint free victory.
The Irish 4x100m freestyle relay didn’t land on the podium, but did manage to crank out a new national record on day 1 in Taipei.
2 of the 3 Australian Olympian missing whereabouts cases are still unresolved.
Catch the WUGs fever by watching British flag bearer Cameron Brodie enter the Opening Ceremony.
Joseph Schooling heads up Singapore’s largest-ever SEA Games squad, although he has already ruffled some feathers before even hitting the pool.
Look out for Japan, who is bringing its heavy hitters into Taipei for the World University Games.
Sun Yang is ready to go to work at the National Games of China, which kick-off on August 27th.
Going on a year now removed from the Olympic Games, another potential legacy has been lost, as the ‘Seeds of Hope’ initiative has fallen by the wayside.
Two-time silver medalist from Rio, Jazz Carlin of Great Britain, is still chasing Joanne Jackson’s 400 freestyle national record mark of 4:00.79 set back in 2009.
Storied Australian coach Michael Bohl, who led Emma McKeon to a record 6 medals at a World Championships, is making the move from St. Peters Western to Griffith.
Perusing through Britain’s just-published national record progressions gives further insight into how the nation’s swimming prowess emerged.