International

Matthew Cao Breaks 11-12 Canadian Age Record in the 200 IM

Matthew Cao whacked almost a full second off the old National Age Group Record in the 200 IM last weekend in Vancouver, swimming 2:15.94.

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Russia Receives Invite to Asian Games in First Step Toward Olympic Qualification

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) invited Russian and Belarusian athletes to participate in this year’s Asian Games taking place in Hangzhou, China.

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Halle West Breaks Canadian National Age Group Record in 100 Breast (13-14)

Halle West broke a Canadian Record in the 13-14 short course meters 100 breast that had previously stood for 35 years by Allison Higson.

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Nebraska Gets Verbal from British Champion Amelia Riggott (2023)

Mount Kelly’s Amelia Riggott is headed to Lincoln, Nebraska for the fall of 2023. She won the 50scm breast at the 2022 Swim England Winter Nationals.

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SwimSwam’s Top 100 For 2023: Women’s #40-31

Phoebe Bacon emerged as the world’s #2 200 backstroker last year, a position she’ll fight to maintain as the U.S. is absolutely loaded in the event.

And The Academy Award Goes To… Erica Sullivan’s 2023 Oscars Twitter Thread

For the fourth year in a row, Erica Sullivan has equated each Best Picture nominee at the Oscars with a type of person in the swimming community.

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Olympic Champion Van Rouwendaal Set To Take On Midmar Mile

Dutch Olympic champion Sharon van Rouwendaal is headed to the 50th edition of the Midmar Mile taking place in South Africa next month.

Sarah Sjostrom Withdraws From Euro Meet Due To Back Pain

Multi-Olympic medalist Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden has withdrawn from this weekend’s Luxembourg Euro Meet due to back issues.

Ben Proud Set To Begin 2023 At Luxembourg Euro Meet

British Commonwealth, European and World champion Ben Proud is set to get his 2023 year of racing at this weekend’s Luxembourg Euro Meet.

Nick Sloman, Chelsea Gubecka Snare 10k Wins At Aussie OW Championships

The 2023 Australian Open Water Championships kicked off today in Western Australia, with Nick Sloman & Chelsea Gubecka taking center stage.

SwimSwam’s Top 100 For 2023: Men’s #50-41

Chad Le Clos had a resurgence last year during the short course season, but it remains to be seen if he can still be one of the world’s best in long course.

Hong Kong Olympic Medalist Siobhan Haughey: ‘2022 Was A Rebuilding Year’

Hear what 25-year-old Olympic medalist Siobhan Haughey has to say as she looks forward to a busy racing schedule for 2023.

Calgary’s Rebecca Smith Named Top 8 Academic All-Canadian For 2021-22 U SPORTS Season

One female and one male student-athlete from each of the four U SPORTS conferences were selected to make up the Top 8.

Path To Paris For Aussie Open Water Swimmers Begins In Busselton

The 2023 Ocean Swim Festival and Australian Open Water Championships gets underway Wednesday in Western Australia’s picturesque South West region.