Previews & Recaps
Nathan Adrian, just months after revealing cancer diagnosis, collected 2 individual silvers, but anchored the men’s medley to gold on final night in Lima.
Tom Shields split 50.40, with a reaction time of .05, on the butterfly leg of the 400 medley relay at Pan Ams. USA broke the Pan Am record by 2.43 seconds.
That swim marks the first time Bacon has gotten both splits under 30 seconds.
Meghan Small comes in as the top seed by a second and a half in the women’s 200 IM on the final night of the 2019 Pan Ams in Lima, Peru.
The video gives rare access to the ups-and-downs that come with being an elite athlete, including some behind-the-block footage.
The United States won its seventh straight Pan American Games water polo gold, defeating Canada for the title and securing a spot in the 2020 Olympics.
2:15.48 undercuts the Peru National Record, which was held by DeBever at 2:15.53 from April of this year. Here is a split comparison between the two races:
The veteran Adrian joins a very select group of sprinters to reach this level of speed, consistency and longevity in their careers.
Absolutely torching the 400 IM field in the Pan Am Games A final tonight, Team USA’s Charlie Swanson clocked a time of 4:11.46 for the dominant win.
American Gunnar Bentz was not feeling well, and withdrew from prelims of today’s 400 IM at the Pan American Games, per a USA Swimming spokesperson.