Articles by Loretta Race

Gold Medalist Sarah Sjostrom Shows Us How To Get In The Pool

Cannonball or using the ladder? Find out how Olympic champion Sarah Sjostrom enters the water for practice.

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Amid Rising Costs, Paris 2024 To Consider Temporary Aquatics Venue

In an effort to combat rising costs associated with the Paris 2024 Olympic Games preparations, organizers are reportedly now considering the option of…

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Olympian Kirsty Coventry Named To Youth Olympic Games Committee

‘As an African I’m extremely proud to be a member of the Evaluation Commission so we can show the world what Africa has to offer.’ – Kirsty Coventry

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Former Aussie Head Coach Brian Sutton Arrested At Age C’ships

While attending day 5 of the Georgina Hope Foundation Australia Age Swimming Championships, former Australian Head Coach Brian Sutton was arrested by local police for refusing to leave the Sydney Olympic Park (SOPAC) venue.

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Aussies Cautiously Optimistic W/ New Trials Timing Headed To Pan Pacs

The dominating performances by Australia at the 2018 Commonwealth Games may lend insight into how effective the nation’s new Trials timing schedule is, but the positive results could also be attributed to a home Games.

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Park Tae Hwan Getting Back To Peak Form In Asian Games Bid

Multi-Olympic medalist Park Tae Hwan of Korea will be competing in his homeland this week, aiming to make his 4th Asian Games squad.

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Spain Looks To Belmonte, Vall, Gonzalez To Produce In Glasgow

Olympic champion Mireia Belmonte will be bringing a stacked schedule to Glasgow, expected to compete in the 400m/800m/1500m freestyle events, in addition to the 200m fly, 200m IM and 400m IM.

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Federica Pellegrini To Star On Italy’s Saturday Night Live

Multi-medalist Federica Pellegrini tries acting on for size, starring in Italy’s Saturday Night Live.

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2018 Aussie Age C’ships: Titmus, Winnington, Taylor & ‘Tomahawk’

Major talent will be showing up for the 2018 Aussie Age Championships, which kick-off on Saturday with Ariarne Titmus in the water.

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Taylor Abbott, Haley Anderson Win Crippen Cup 10k Crowns

Haley Anderson captured the Crippen Cup 10k crown over the weekend.

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19-Strong Swedish Squad Set For Glasgow

The commanding presence of Sarah Sjostrom is among the 19 Swedes headed to Glasgow for August’s European Championships.

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Olympic Bronze Medalist Fu Yuanhui Battles Back From Shoulder Injury

Fu Yuanhui’s 50m backstroke victory at this week’s Chinese Championships was despite a nagging shoulder injury.

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Tokyo 2020 Torch Relay: Hope Lights Our Way

The Tokyo 2020 torch relay’s theme will be ‘Hope Lights Our Way,’ with a tribute to those Japanese areas most affected by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.

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World-Ranked Puts & Kromowidjojo Head-Up Initial Dutch Euro Squad

Speedsters Ranomi Kromowidjojo and Jesse Puts, along with breaststroker Arno Kamminga headline the just-announced Dutch roster for the European Championships.

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Blume, Ipsen Join Denmark’s European C’ships Roster Post-Danish Open

Olympic champion Pernille Blume is one of seventeen Danish athletes having qualified for the 2018 European Championships.

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