Tom Shields, interviewed very late at night, after 11pm, talks about his 100 fly & back wins at Men’s NCAAs.
Tom Shields, Cal Bears, runs away with the 100 fly win at Men’s NCAA Championships.
Arizona breaks 200 Medley Relay American Record!
Durden’s Cal Bears lead with 157.5 points. Standford’s 2nd. Texas 3rd.
Belinda Hocking is going to London after her fast 2:06.68 in the 200 back at Aussie Olympic Trials.
Camille Lacourt swims a 52.75 in the 100 back at French Olympic Trials, the fastest time this year.
Yannick Agnel makes the French Olympic team in 200 free record time, 1:44.42, the fastest textile time in 2 years.
“As a kid, I always smelled like chlorine. My hair and skin oozed chlorine.”
James Magnussen clocks a mind-blowing 47.10 in the 100 meters free at Australia’s Olympic Trials.
McKeever: “After three NCAA Championship Titles the next class has big shoes to fill.”
Leverenz: “I’ve always been a meters swimmer. I wasn’t a factor in yards…but I am now.”
Beisel: “I’m training through some big competitions, getting ready for Omaha, the U.S. Olympic Trials.”
Katinka Hosszu: “I was tired in the 200 fly. I justed wanted the win. The 400 IM, that’s my race, my favorite race.” (photo credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures.com)
Megan Romano, on her 200 free American Record, “I didn’t expect a 1:41 in the 200 free, but I’ll take it.”