Articles by Loretta Race

Flickinger, MacLean, Conger, Schooling, Murphy On The NCAA A Cut Board

Georgia’s Hali Flickinger did some damage to the NCAA A cut lists over the weekend at the UGA Invite. See who else made cuts over the weekend.

  8 Comments

Carlin on Ledecky: “She Is Proving The Impossible Is Possible”

Jazmin Carlin swam away with 2 medals at the 2015 European Short Course Championships, but still recognizes the ever-present threat that is Katie Ledecky, on her route to Rio.

  3 Comments

Yannick Kaeser Sets New Swiss Record In 100 LCM Breaststroke

Yannick Kaeser scored a new Swiss National Record in the 100 LCM breaststroke after touching in 1:00.61 in a time trial.

  Comment First!

12/06/15 In Briefs: Lacourt Wax Statue, Cambodian Pool Opens, TT&O

Can’t get enough of French backstroking star Camille Lacourt? He now has his own statue in a French wax museum.

  Comment First!

Air Conditioning Turned Back On In Rio Athletes’ Village

2016 Olympic Games athletes can put their fans away…..for now.

  4 Comments

Despite Superstar Hungarians, Italy’s Depth Earns Team Trophy

Team Italy swam into the Team Trophy at the 2015 European Short Course Championships.

  Comment First!

2015 European SC Championships: Hungary Tops Gold Medals With 11

Laszlo Cseh’s European Record/gold medal-winning 200m butterfly helped push Hungary into double digit territory for number of gold medals at the 2015 European SC Championships.

  Comment First!

Chris Walker-Hebborn Swims Into British Record Books In Israel

Chris Walker-Hebborn (center) earned a new British 50m backstroke National Record en route to silver in the men’s 50m backstroke in Israel tonight.

  Comment First!

2015 European Short Course Championships: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

Hungary’s Laszlo Cseh is proving once again that 30 years old looks good on him! He clocked a brand new European Record in the men’s 200 butterfly in 1:49.00, a time which translates to around 1:50.30-ish in LCM.

  16 Comments

2015 European Short Course Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Hungarian Katinka Hosszu at it again, breaking the World Record in the 100m IM in Israel.

  17 Comments

Get Out The Broom As Records Fall To The Ground At European SC C’ships

Look out below! Several National Records bit the dust in Netanya, Israel, including from the nations of Sweden, Slovakia and Luxembourg.

  2 Comments

Better Bring Your Fan To Rio As Air Conditioning Gets The Budget Ax

In the latest round of budget cuts associated with the hosting of the 2016 Olympic Games, Rio organizers have now labeled air conditioning as a luxury feature, one that would need to be bought by athletic federations.

  8 Comments

2015 European SC C’ships: Hungary Remains On Top Of Medals After Day 2

Birthday boy Laszlo Cseh raced to a gold medal to help Hungary maintain the overall medal count lead at the European Short Course Championships.

  1 Comment

Siobhan-Marie O’Connor Nabs New British Record In 100 IM

Great Britain’s Siobhan-Marie O’Connor raced her way to a new British record in the women’s 100m IM in tonight’s semi-finals in Netanya.

  Comment First!

2015 European Short Course Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Fast much? The Netherlands’ Ranomi Kromowidjojo crushed a time of 51.39 to lead the women’s 100m freestyle semi-final in Netanya.

  17 Comments

Want to take your swimfandom to the next level?

Subscribe to SwimSwam Magazine!