Africa

2024 Worlds Previews: Men’s 50 Free is Loaded, Men’s 100 Free is Stretching for Finalists

The men’s 100 free at the 2024 World Championships won’t be all that deep, but the field is led by one of the world’s best young swimmers Pan Zhanle of CHina.

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Event Entries Posts For 2024 World Championships

Olympic medalist Tomoru Honda will be representing his nation of Japan in Doha next month. Find out his events and more on the published entries.

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Popovici, Schoenmaker Among Athletes Not Racing In Doha

David Popovici of Romania and Tatjana Schoenmaker of South Africa are absent for their nations’ list of athletes entered in the World Championships.

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Popovici Grabs Euro Meet 100 Free Gold In Season-Best 48.01

19-year-old World Record holder David Popovici kept his speed up on the final day of the 2024 Euro Meet, hitting 48.01 as the 100m free gold medalist.

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World Aquatics Projects Biggest Field in World Championship History for Doha

While many of the world’s best swimmers will be absent from Doha, the event is an Olympic qualifier in four other disciplines.

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Double World Champion Ahmed Hafnaoui Is Entered at 2024 World Championships

Ahmed Hafnaoui, the winner of the 800/1500 double at last year’s World Championships, is entered to race again in 2024 in Doha.

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Sjostrom & Le Clos Grab Gold To Kick Off 2024 Euro Meet

30-year-old Olympic champion Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden topped the women’s 50m fly podium to begin the 2024 Luxembourg Euro Meet.

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High-Level International Meets For February 2024

World champion Cameron McEvoy is set to represent his nation of Australia at the 2024 World Championships set for Doha, Qatar in February.

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Chalmers Entered In 800 Free Once Again For South Aussie States

25-year-old Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers is entered in the 800m free for the 2024 South Aussie States kicking off next week.

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Schoenmaker, Sates & Coetze Appear On South Africa’s 2024 Worlds Roster

Olympic champion Tatjana Schoenmaker is set to represent her nation of South Africa at next month’s World Championships in Doha, Qatar.

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2023 Swammy Awards: African Coach of the Year – Rocco Meiring

Rocco Meiring is the 2023 winner of the Swammy Award for African Coach of the Year, as he led Tatjana Schoenmaker to her first world title.

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High-Level International Meets For January 2024

January 2024 is set to bring a host of elite meets leading up to the 2024 World Championships in Doha and 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.

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Schoenmaker On Fastest 200 Breast Since Tokyo “I’m Feeling Good”

South African Tatjana Schoenmaker spoke to her nation’s swimming federation after posting her fastest 200m breaststroke outside of the 2020 Olympic Games.

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2023 Swammy Awards: African Female Swimmer of the Year – Tatjana Schoenmaker

After winning Olympic gold in 2021, Schoenmaker secured the first world title of her career in 2023, triumphing in the women’s 200 breast in Fukuoka.

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2023 Swammy Awards: African Male Swimmer of the Year – Ahmed Hafnaoui

Hafnaoui dropped more than two seconds in the 400, eight seconds in the 800, and 28 seconds in the 1500 to rank as the No. 5, No. 3, and No. 2 performer ever.

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