Articles by Retta Race

Ortiz, Belmonte Each Earn 6 Individual Wins as Spanish Nats Conclude

Miguel Ortiz beams with his 6 individual gold medals won at the short course Spanish Nationals, which concluded today.

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Ortiz Makes it 5-for-5 at Spanish Nationals

Miguel Ortiz has now claimed five individual victories at Spanish Nationals, with more to come in the final session later today.

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Grieshop Drops the Hammer on 15-16 Boys 1650y Free NAG Record

Sean Grieshop just crushed the 15-16 boys 1650y freestyle NAG record tonight at Winter Junior Nats.


Swimmers Loading Up on Hardware on Day 2 of Irish Nationals

Multiple swimmers saw their medal-winning totals surge today during the second finals session of Irish Nationals.

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Nation’s Capital Tramples Boys 11-12 200y Medley Relay NAG Record

Nation’s Capital Swim Club breaks the NAG record in the boys 11-12 200y medley relay at the Tom Dolan Invite.


Ortiz, Belmonte Knock Down Two More Meet Records at Spanish Nationals

Miguel Ortiz earned his third individual victory at the 2014 Spanish Nationals, winning today’s 50m freestyle.

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Beastmode: Another NAG for Ryan Hoffer at Junior Nats

Ryan Hoffer is breaking records and taking names at the 2014 Winter Junior National Championships.


Femke Heemskerk (NED) Highlights Amsterdam Swim Cup Day 1

The Netherlands’ Femke Heemskerk came up big, with a personal best and new country record in the women’s 200 freestyle during the first finals session of the Amsterdam Swim Cup.


Whitley Takes Down 100y Breaststroke 13-14 Boys NAG Record at Tom Dolan

14-year-old Reece Whitley impresses early, as he kicks off Tom Dolan with a new 13-14 Boys NAG in 100y breaststroke.


Kromowidjojo, Dekker Ready to Compete at Amsterdam Cup

Ranomi Kromowidjojo is one of several Dutch sprinters set to compete at the Amsterdam Swim Cup December 12th-14th.

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IOC “Women and Sport” Awards Honor Former Swimmers

Six remarkable women from around the world were honored with the International Olympic Committee’s 2014 “Women and Sports” awards in Monaco this week.

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Event Cap at the Olympic Games Just One of ‘Agenda 2020’ Key Points

A Limit to the Number of Events in the Olympics? A Channel devoted to the Games? Read on, my friends.


ASU Women, UNLV Men Victorious at Duel in the Desert

The ASU Sun Devil women ran away with the win, as did the UNLV men in the duel meet held at Buchanan Natatorium, Las Vegas, NV yesterday.

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Miami Women, Denison Men in the lead at Miami (OH) Invitational

The Miami (OH) University women are in the lead on their home turf after day 2 of the Miami Invitational.

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Texas Men, Women Charge Ahead at Texas Hall of Fame Invite

Will Licon powered his way to the top 400IM time in the country: 3:42.48, as Texas men and women lead the Texas Hall of Fame Invite after today’s events.


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