Previews & Recaps
Ruta Meilutyte was somehow faster in the 50 breaststroke after getting off of a trans-continental flight. That and more in our 9 Big Things.
Mireia Belmonte Garcia took the first event of the evening winning the 1500 freestyle in a new championship record time…
Vlad Morozov won the 50 back already this week, and he’ll take to the pool for his signature 50 free for Russia this morning.
Federica Pellegrini will get an opportunity to flex her muscles in her trademark race, the 200 freestyle. She will face plenty of competition including Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu and Sweden’s Sarah Sjoestroem along the way though.
Mie Nielsen finished in a tie for the gold medal in the 100 back, coming home in a deadlock with Hungarian star Katinka Hosszu.
Spain’s Mireia Belmonte Garcia won two medals on the final day of Euros. Watch both her 200 fly win and her 400 free bronze medal effort.
Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom (above) won the women’s 100 free on Wednesday for her second individual title of the meet. Serbian Velimir Stjepanovic added his second gold as well.
Here’s an excellent video shared by our friend Guy Barnea. Guy and the some of his Israeli Olympic teammates did something…
Watch Femke Heemskerk take the top seed in the women’s 100 free, plus all heats from the second morning of European Championships.
Watch Katinka Hosszu win the 400 IM, plus more with all race videos from the first night of swimming at the European Championships all in one place.
British Swimming has won its appeal at the Court for Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to ratify two now-broken world record…
Adam Peaty was incredibly impressive in Berlin winning a total of four gold and breaking the world record in the men’s 50 breaststroke…
Sarah Sjostrom was a sprint beast over last week, but her world-leading split on the 4×200 free relay shows she’s far more than a fly-and-die type.
Fran Halsall won gold in the women’s 50 free to cap off a dominating week for the Brits. Great Britain led all of Europe with 9 gold medals in the pool and 24 total pieces of hardware.
Mireia Belmonte, the day after her grandmother died, won the women’s 1500 free and broke the Meet Record in the process.