As swimmers prepare for the start of the 2018 Jr. Pan Pac Championships, a massive 8.2 earthquake struck the Pacific Ocean near Fiji.
Jake Foster (above) will swim 4 races at Jr. Pan Pacs.
The USA Women’s National Team and Australia begin a three-game series at the University of California, Berkeley this Sunday at 4 p.m. PT.
Australian National Team Coach Jacco Verhaeren cast some doubt on Mitch Larkin’s ability to perform in the 200m IM, only for the 25-year-old to blow those low expectations out of the Tokyo water.
Aussie Olympian David McKeon will be out of the water recovering from shoulder surgery.
In a postal meet scenario, American Katie Ledecky would have been the big winner with 3 individual gold medals.
After breaking the Pan Pacs Record this morning, Murphy is set up for a backstroke sweep and could swim his first sub-1:54 since Rio.
The open water race course is well-within the FINA temperature standards for Tuesday morning’s open water events.