Previews & Recaps
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After Taylor Ruck’s medal haul at Commonwealth Games, what is she capable of on the biggest stage?
17-year-old Ariarne Titmus dipped well beneath Australia’s QT for the Pan Pacifics Championships while winning gold in the women’s 400m freestyle.
Duncan Scott dipped under British Swimming’s qualifying time for the European Championships en route to his silver medal in the 200m IM.
Australia ended the 2018 Commonwealth Games in a big way, as reflected in the lop-sided medal table.
“Michael Andrew took 2-3 less strokes than his competitors per lap, but he gained the most distance with each pull. This could have been ineffective in producing good results if his stroke rate became too slow, but his high stroke index indicates he had an incredibly efficient breaststroke.”
The dominating performances by Australia at the 2018 Commonwealth Games may lend insight into how effective the nation’s new Trials timing schedule is, but the positive results could also be attributed to a home Games.
Nobody was able to watch Scott enter the stadium on Australian TV, however, as the walk-in occurred during a preshow.
Scott’s 6 medals at the 2018 Commonwealth Games are the most ever won by a Scottish swimmer in a single games.
The small, sovereign, twin island nation of Trinidad & Tobago has participated in all-but-three editions of the Commonwealth Games dating…