The USA men dropped almost a second off the course and American Records in the final men’s race of the 2018 FINA Short Course World Championships.
Madison Kennedy led off for the USA tonight as they broke an American Record from 2014 where Kennedy had also led off.
Aussie Mitch Larkin holds the world record in the 200 back (SCM), but will have to top a star-studded field in order to win his first gold medal in the event here on the final day of the 2018 FINA Short Course World Championships.
It’ll be a star-studded field in the final of the men’s 50 free tonight, as British sprint star Ben Proud will be squaring off against a field that includes Caeleb Dressel and Vladimir Morozov.
Italy’s Matteo Rivolta briefly addressed his abrupt exit from the pool immediately after the start of the 100 fly race during the Day 2 prelims of the 2018 Short Course World Championships.
Katinka Hosszu will take on the 100 IM and 200 back at day 3 prelims in Hangzhou.
While it may not count officially, Dressel’s 20.43 makes him the fastest American ever in the short course 50m free.
Women’s 100 freestyle meet record holder Femke Heemskerk of the Netherlands will be competing in that event this morning after throwing down a stupendous split on the Netherlands’ 4×100 relay yesterday.
The first morning of the 2018 Short Course World Championships gets underway today with 11 events being contest in prelims.
The Alabama men beat Auburn in a dual meet for the first time since the 2010-2011 season.
Kate Douglass anchored the CPAC girls to a meet and 15-18 National Age Group in the 200 free relay at the 2018 Speedo Winter Juniors – East.
Carson Foster dropped a 1:42.54 200 IM on the 2nd night of the 2018 Speedo Winter Junior Championships – East.
The Navy men and women both continues their win streaks over rival Army West Point on Saturday, coming out on top in a meet that featured several excitingly close races.
The boys of Phillips Academy set a new high school record in the 200 medley relay (SCM) over the weekend.