International

Tokyo 2020 Water Survey Shows Mixed Results On E.Coli Levels

Earlier last week, a survey of the water at the Odaiba Marine Park produced mixed results, with excess levels of E.coli bacteria recorded on one day.

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Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee Announces Agenda For Arrival Of Olympic Flame

The Olympic flame will be lit at the historic site of Ancient Olympia in Greece on March 12th, 2020, beginning its journey towards the 2020 Games.

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Olympic Update: Tokyo Heat Still In The Spotlight Amid Surprising Findings

With next year’s Games fast-approaching, organizers still seek new ways to combat both heat and pollution. This comes amid a shocking discovery.

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A Look Inside The 90%-Completed 2020 Olympic Games Aquatics Center

Tokyo 2020 organizers unveiled the inside of the Tokyo Aquatics Center, site for the swimming, diving and more at next year’s Summer Olympic Games.

International Swimming League: Team-By-Team Previews For 2019 European Derby

Energy Standard technically holds the tiebreak over London as the European leader – but Adam Peaty and the Roar roster will be very tough to beat at home.

Tamas Kenderesi Handed Written Reprimand, Funding Withdrawal For 6 Months

Hungarian Olympian Tamas Kenderesi was charged with ‘an indecent act’ following an incident in a Gwangju, Korea nightclub during the World Championships.

Seto Unleashes 2:08 200 Breast While Milak Wins Twice At Tokyo Open

Although he took the silver in the 200m breast, two-time World Champion in the IM events, Daiya Seto, put up the best time of his career by over a second.

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Anna Hopkin Drops 20.89 Relay Split at Mizzou Invitational

That appears to be Hopkin’s best-ever relay split, and she just missed making the top ten all-time performances list with her time.

Chalmers and Belmonte Out, Scott and O’Connor In for London Roar at Euro Derby

At full form, Siobhan-Marie O’Connor (above) has MVP-caliber range. She and Duncan Scott will reinforce a short-handed London Roar roster this weekend.

Five Jailed Over Illegal Steroid Distribution Ring In Europe

Five men in the United Kingdom were convicted last week of running a £65 million (~$84 million U.S. Dollar) steroid distribution operation in Europe.

Could The Cali Condors Have Beaten The LA Current?

The LA Current’s victory over the Cali Condors in College Park was a mild upset, and the results say it’s one Cali let slip through their fingers.

Italy Announces Roster For 2019 European Short Course Championship

The Italian Swimming Federation (FIN) announced today that 41 swimmers have been selected to represent Italy at the 2019 European Short Course Championships

Atherton, Chalmers, C1 Lead Swimming Australia Award Nominations

Newly-minted SCM 100 backstroke World Record holder Minna Atherton leads the Swimming Australia award nominations announced this week.

High-Level International Meets for December 2019

Sarah Sjostrom will be competing in December as part of the International Swimming League (ISL) Team Energy Standard, but check out what else is going on.

Clash Of The 200 Fly World Record Holders As Seto & Milak Race In Tokyo

The reigning long course 200 fly World Record holder Kristof Milak is set to battle the reigning short course 200 fly World Record holder Daiya Seto.

FINA Women’s Water Polo: Italy Loses At Home, Spain Edges Hungary

The second round of the 2020 FINA Women’s Water Polo World League preliminary phase in Europe took place on Tuesday with three matches.

Germany announces roster for 2019 European Short Course Championships

The German Swimming Federation (DSV) announced yesterday that 40 swimmers have been selected to represent ther German colors at the…

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