Articles by SwimSwam Staff

Missile blasts 50 freestyle; Hocking tops in 200 backstroke

After posting a world’s best in the 100 freestyle, James Magnussen knew that he was ready to do something special…

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Campbells go one two in prelims; Johansson impressive in the 50 breast

Cate and Bronte Campbell have another chance to take the top two spots in an event heading into Barcelona. Only…

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SwimSwam Exclusive Interview with Michael Scott

On April 8th, 2013 Swimming Australia announced that Michael Scott would be the next High Performance Director of the organization….

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Sibling success for the campbell sisters

Sisters Cate and Bronte Campbell started the sixth evening of the 2013 EnergyAustralia Swimming Championships with some excitement finishing one, two in…

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Coutts swims her fifth event qualifying first in the 50 butterfly

In her fifth event of the championships Alicia Coutts qualified first for the women’s 50 butterfly semi-final recording a time of 26.47….

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Electrifying 100 freestyle performances by Magnussen and Campbell

Heading into the meet James Magnussen hoped that everyone would go back to focusing on the pool and not on…

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Campbell records a world’s best in the prelims of the 100 freestyle

Cate Campbell started off the fifth day of preliminaries at the EnergyAustralia Swimming Championships by posting a world’s best in…

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Sprenger and Irvine post world’s best on night four of Aussie Champs

Christian Sprenger continues to look fantastic every time he hits the water at the 2013 EnergyAustralia Swimming Championships. In the 50…

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Magnussen posts a 47.97 in the 100 free on the fourth day of prelims

James Magnussen stated before the meet that he thought that putting more focus on the 200 freestyle would help his…

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Day three preliminaries EnergyAustralia Swimming Championships

In the preliminaries of day three at the EnergyAustralia Swimming Championships, for the second day in a row, a Swedish…

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Maddison Elliot breaks paralympic world record in the 50 freestyle

Maddison Elliot, who became the youngest Australian paralympian to medal at the Paralympics in London collecting a bronze in both…

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Johansson posts world’s second fastest 100 breaststroke in Adelaide

The most impressive swim of the morning at the EnergyAustralia Swimming Championships was not done by an Australian, but was…

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Barratt and Sprenger Post world bests

Heading into the 2013 EnergyAustralia Swimming Championships the overwhelming sentiment was that the swimmers wanted to put last year behind…

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Sprenger sets meet record in prelims of Australian Championships

In the final event of the morning Olympic silver medalist Christian Sprenger set a meet record qualifying first in the 100 breaststroke…

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Hosszu swims 15 events in Bergen

Hungarian Katinka Hosszu show an incredible display of endurance, swimming 15 events and medaling in 14 of them at the…

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