Articles by Loretta Race

2018 Australian Trials Day 3 Photo Vault

2018 AUSTRALIAN SWIMMING TRIALS Wednesday, February 28th – Saturday, March 3rd Optus Aquatic Centre, Marine Parade, Southport, Queensland Prelims at…

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Aussie 17-year-old Titmus Completes Rare 200/400/800 Trifecta

For her trio of efforts in Southport this week, Australian 17-year-old Ariarne Titmus now ranks as the #2 swimmers in the world this season across the 200m, 400m and 800m freestyle events.


Aussie Trials Day 3: Teens Reign, As Titmus & McKeown Show Up Stars

With her 800m freestyle victory tonight, Titmus became the first swimmer in 14 years and only the 6th Australian ever to sweep the 200m/400m/800m freestyle events.


Aussie Trials Day 3: Larkin Looking To Solidify 200 IM Presence

Mitch Larkin took on the tough 200 back/200 IM double this morning at the Aussie Trials, making it back in both events’ finals.

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James Guy Warms Up With 200 Fly Win In Edinburgh

Unrested James Guy lands on top of the men’s 200 fly field in Edinburgh.

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England’s Nick Grainger Now Packs His Bags For Gold Coast

With yesterday’s announcement that Olympic finalist Max Litchfield had withdrawn from this year’s Commonwealth Games due to nagging shoulder issues,…

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‘I Proved I Can Win From The Outside’ – Kyle Chalmers

Read post-race quotes from your favorite Aussie swimming stars.


Jack Cartwright Matches Kyle Chalmers In Pool And With Heart Condition

Aussie powerhouse youngesters Kyle Chalmers and Jack Cartwright share more than just the same 100m freestyle prelim time.

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Aussie Trials Day 2: King Kyle Strikes Again, While Titmus Slays

Aussie Kyle Chalmers has voiced concern over being seeing as a ‘one-hit wonder’ after claiming gold in Rio. His 100m freestyle national title tonight, on top of his 200m freestyle title from night 1, leaves no doubt the kid is the real deal.


On-Fire Titmus Lowers Own 400 Free Aussie National Record

17-year-old Ariarne Titmus claimed her 2nd Australian national title in as many days, lowering her own 400m freestyle national record in the process.

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Aussie Day 2 Prelims: McEvoy Rebounds With 100 Free Top Seed

After a disappointing 8th place finish in last night’s 200m freestyle final, Aussie Cameron McEvoy claimed the top seed in a very stacked 100m freestyle field.


Cate Campbell Rocks New 50 Fly Australian National Record

Cate Campbell just became Australia’s fastest 50 flyer ever with her morning performance at the Aussie Trials.


Meet the Tokyo 2020 Olympic & Paralympic Mascots

Meet the colorful characters symblizing the 2020 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.


“It Really Hurt”, Says Aussie Laura Taylor Of 200 Fly Upset (2:06.80)

18-year-old Laura Taylor threw down a monster personal best to claim her spot on the Australian Commonwealth Games roster.

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Weather Alert: Edinburgh Int’l/British C’ships Face Snowmageddon

The 2018 Edinburgh International Meet, incorporating the British Swimming Championships, is set to kick off tomorrow, March 1st, but some swimmers may be delayed due to a giant snow storm.

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