Africa

Farida Osman Re-Breaks Egyptian Record in 100 Fly at ISL Budapest

Farida Osman cut a tenth-of-a-second from her Egyptian Record in the 100 fly on Saturday in Budapest, Hungary at stop #4 of the 2019 ISL season.

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High-Level International Meets For November 2019

France’s Florent Manaudou will be back in action in November representing Team Energy Standard at ISL meets, but check out additional action around the world.

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Gallagher Best Female At African Games; Schuster Best Male At Pacific Games

Erin Gallagher and Brandon Schuster were honored by ANOC for their outstanding performances at the respective African Games and Pacific Games.

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Chad le Clos Had Food Poisoning in Days Before 2019 ISL Opener

South African Chad le Clos said he was battling food poisoning in the run-up to the start of the International swimming League, but felt “great” on Saturday.

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South African James Freeman Adds Another Distance Swimmer to Minnesota Class

Minnesota’s new distance coach Jeff Kostoff will have a big distance group to work with beginning in the fall of 2020.

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High-Level International Meets For October 2019

Check out the elite international meets headed our way in the month of October, including the first set of International Swimming League (ISL) competitions.

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Beyond The Lane Lines: Peaty Lands On Walk Of Fame, Hackett Expecting Baby

Check out the latest edition of Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring Adam Peaty, Eamon Sullivan, Jennifer Reilly and Grant Hackett

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South Africa Takes Home 78 Medals From Junior Africa C’ships

The 2019 CANA Junior Africa Swimming Championships in Tunis, Tunisia concluded on Saturday, September 14th, with South Africa coming out as the big winner.

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International Swimming League Roster Refresh

With the technical details of the ISL’s inaugural season now disclosed, refresh yourself on each of the eight squads’ stacked rosters.

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Top 5 Men’s Swims From 2019 World Junior Championships

See if your favorite male swim from the 2019 World Junior Championships fell among our top 5 performances from Budapest.

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Top 5 Women’s Swims From 2019 World Junior Championships

See if your favorite female swim from the 2019 World Junior Championships fell among our top 5 performances from Budapest.

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High-Level International Meets For September 2019

The 74th Japanese Sports Festival is just one of the meets taking place this September, but check out the rest in our monthly calendar.

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2019 World Junior Championships: Day 6 Prelims Live Recap

7TH FINA WORLD JUNIOR SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019 50-Meter Course Duna Arena, Budapest (Hungary) Pool swimming: Tuesday, August 20 – Sunday,…

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Khalafalla Takes Men’s 50 Free For Egypt On Final Night Of African Games

The 2019 African Games wrapped up its swimming competition tonight in Morocco, but not before several more meet records bit the dust.

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Gallagher Becomes First-Ever Sub-25 Second South African Female 50 Freestyler

Erin Gallagher hit a new 50m free PB of 24.95 at tonight’s African Games, become the first-ever sub-25 second freestyler ever for South Africa.

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