Articles by Loretta Race

Upcoming Aussie C’ships Test Out New Trials Timing

It’ll be a big boy showdown between Kyle Chalmers, Cameron McEvoy and others, as the Australian Commonwealth Trials kick-off shortly. This is the first time Trials are being held so close to the main event for the green and gold.

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Sacred Heart, St. X Steal Show Again At KHSAA Championships

Sacred Heart and St. Xavier both extended their mega-state-title winning streaks, although there were head-turning performances across the board, including a 19-point men’s 50 freestyle.


Fiji Names Five To 2018 Commonwealth Games Roster

The nation of Fiji announced its 5-swimmer strong squad to compete at the 2018 Commonwealth Games set for the Gold Coast, Australian in April

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2nd Russian Athlete Tests Positive For Banned Substance In Pyeongchang

The 2018 Winter Olympic Games conclude in Pyeongchang, South Korea this weekend, but not before at least 3 athletes have tested positively for banned substances, with 2 of those Olympians representing Olympic Athletes of Russia (OAR).


World Junior Champion Freya Anderson ‘More Confident’ After Altitude

“During the first two weeks, I found it quite difficult to breathe and suffered from altitude sickness, which wasn’t great,” World Junior Champion Freya Anderson of Great Britain said of her first altitude camp experience.


Hannah Miley Hoping To Make It A Commonwealth Three-Peat

“I swim a lot of races, because it gives me an indication of my physical state,” says Hannah Miley.


Cayman Sending 4 Swimmers To Gold Coast

The Cayman Islands has announced its selected athletes set to compete the 2018 Commonwealth Games. this April. Of the 22 athletes selected across…

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McSharry’s 50 Freestyle Irish Senior Record Highlights McCullagh

2018 McCullagh International Meet Friday, February 16th – Sunday, February 18th Aurora Complex, Bangor LCM Results National record holders Conor Ferguson,…

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Loughborough Breaks 5 Of 7 BUCS Records On Final Night

James Wilby, right, earned a lifetime best in the men’s 100m breaststroke, breaking a BUCS Record in the process.


Grand Prix Stellenbosch Meet Recap

Oympian Ayrton Sweeney took the men’s 200m and 400m IM at the 2018 Grand Prix Stellenbosch.

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200 IM Mania: Fujimori Clocks 1:57.9, Ohashi Rips 2:09.4 At Konami

2018 KONAMI OPEN Saturday, February 17th & Sunday, February 18th Tatsumi International Swimming Center Prelims at 9am local (7pm previous…

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Teen Rikako Ikee Marches On With 50 Fly National Record

Rikako Ikee followed up her 200m freestyle national record from day 1 of the Konami Open with a new mark in the 50m butterfly.


Red-Hot Nakamura Nails Historic 47.87 100 Free For JPN Nat Record

Japan’s Katsumi Nakamura lowered his own Japanese national record in the 100m freestyle, taking 47.99 to 47.87.


7 BUCS Records Bite The Dust On Day 2 In Sheffield

2018 BUCS LONG COURSE CHAMPIONSHIPS British Universities & Colleges Sport Championships (LCM) Friday, February 16th – Sunday, February 18th Ponds…


After Ikee’s 200 Free NR, Nakamura Fires Off Another Sub-22

Rikako Ikee produced a new 200 free national record, but Katsumi Nakamura, Yui Ohashi and Daiya Seto were also dominant tonight in Tokyo.

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