2024 Olympic Games

World Aquatics Releases Doping Test Data Prior To Paris; Chinese Swimmers Tested 20+ Times

World champion and world record holder Qin Haiyang has been tested 21 times in 2024, which is the average number of tests taken by Chinese swimmers.

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2024 Olympic Previews: Americans Favored In Crowded Men’s 400 Free Relay Field

Six sub-48 swims at U.S. Trials put Americans in the driver’s seat for the 400 free relay. But China, Australia, Italy, and Great Britain all loom large.

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2024 Olympic Games Previews: 3-Way Battle of the Century Shaping Up in the Women’s 400 Free

Ariarne Titmus, Summer McIntosh, and Katie Ledecky have all held the world record in the 400 freestyle, and all three will go head-to-head in Paris.

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Coco Gauff Becomes the First US Opening Ceremony Flag Bearer from Tennis

Coco Gauff is both the youngest opening ceremony flag bearer in US Olympic history and the first tennis player to achieve the honor.

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2024 SwimSwam Event-By-Event Olympic Preview: Day 1-3 (PODCAST)

Join Coleman, Yanyan, Sophie, and Laura as we go through the entire Olympic schedule and dissect each final.

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2024 Olympic Previews: Americans Favored In Crowded Men’s 400 Free Relay Field

Six sub-48 swims at U.S. Trials put Americans in the driver’s seat for the 400 free relay. But China, Australia, Italy, and Great Britain all loom large.

2024 Olympic Games Previews: 3-Way Battle of the Century Shaping Up in the Women’s 400 Free

Ariarne Titmus, Summer McIntosh, and Katie Ledecky have all held the world record in the 400 freestyle, and all three will go head-to-head in Paris.

2024 Olympic Previews: Leon Loves It, Leon Loves It Not (200 Breaststroke?)

Will Leon Marchand swim the 200 fly/200 breast double at the Olympic Games? If he doesn’t, it will be a big disappointment after the bruhaha.

2024 Olympic Previews: Walsh and Huske Lead an American 1-2 Punch in the Women’s 100 Fly

With 6 out of the 8 finalists returning from Tokyo plus newly-minted World Record holder Gretchen Walsh, the women’s 100 fly will be a showdown for the ages.

2024 Olympics Previews: Baby Let The Games Begin (Men’s 200 Free) (David’s Version)

David Popovici is the favorite to win the 200 free, but it is sure to be an intense race behind him with eight swimmers all in the 1:44 range.

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2024 SwimSwam Event-By-Event Olympic Preview: Day 1-3 (PODCAST)

Join Coleman, Yanyan, Sophie, and Laura as we go through the entire Olympic schedule and dissect each final.

From Staging Camp, Aussie Coach Rohan Taylor Speaks On Rivalry With U.S.

Australian head coach Rohan Taylor speaks from the Dolphins’ staging camp pool deck, speaking on several topics including the U.S. rivalry.

Cameron McEvoy Grateful For “Opportunity To Rewrite My Relationship With The Olympics”

McEvoy has a complicated history with the Games, notably failing to win a medal at Rio 2016 after swimming one of the fastest times ever at Australian Trials.

Kai Taylor Ready To Follow In Mom Hayley Lewis’ Footsteps As Australian Olympian

Hear how 20-year-old Kai Taylor of Australia is preparing in the final days ahead of the 2024 Summer Olympic Games in Paris.

WATCH: Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo Swims in the Seine Ahead of the Paris 2024 Olympics

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo has made her long-promised swim in the Seine on Wednesday morning, declaring the river safe to swim for the Olympic Games.

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World Aquatics Releases Doping Test Data Prior To Paris; Chinese Swimmers Tested 20+ Times

World champion and world record holder Qin Haiyang has been tested 21 times in 2024, which is the average number of tests taken by Chinese swimmers.

Coco Gauff Becomes the First US Opening Ceremony Flag Bearer from Tennis

Coco Gauff is both the youngest opening ceremony flag bearer in US Olympic history and the first tennis player to achieve the honor.

Proposing Olympic Qualification Reform in Swimming (Universality, World Ranking Invites)

Smith, ranked #3 in the world in the 100 fly, won’t be eligible to swim it in Paris. My proposal to reform the Olympic qualifying system.

Enhance Your Viewership With The 2024 Olympic Swimming Scoresheet

Eric Ingerick has provided a “scoresheet” for the Games, providing everything you need to know—beyond what you’ll find in our previews—for swimming in Paris.

Arbitrator to Decide Whether Cook Islands Swimmer Can Compete at Paris Olympics

World Aquatics declined to comment on the ongoing case, but it likely denied Roberts’ universality application because he already competed in two Olympics.