Asia

Daiya Seto Comes Within .03 Of Lochte’s SCM 400 IM World Record

Two-time world champion in Gwangju, Korea Daiya Seto of Japan fired off a new national record in the 400 IM, coming within .03 of the world record.

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Yasuhiro Koseki Lowers Own SCM 100 Breast JPN Record

Yasuhiro Koseki nabbed a new Japanese and Asian record in the men’s 100m breaststroke event tonight while competing in Tokyo.

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Matsui Becomes First-Ever Japanese Man Under 21 Seconds In SCM 50 Free

Kosuke Matsui continued the record-breaking streak at the Japanese Short Course Championships, taking the men’s 50m free.

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World Championships Silver Medalist Matsumoto Clocks 200 Free JPN Record

The 22-year-old silver medalist from Gwangju Katsuhiro Matsumoto clocked a new Japanese national record in the SCM 200 free compting in Tokyo.

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Japan’s High-Altitude Pool At Tomi City Now Open For Pre-Tokyo Business

This week the ribbon was cut and doors were opened at the new Yunomaru Kogen Sports Exchange Facility in Nagano prefecture.

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Wuhan Rewind: Top 5 Swims From Military World Games

In case you missed it, check out the top 5 swims from this year’s Military World Games, which wrapped up from Wuhan, China earlier this week.

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Schooling Snags Win #2 At Aussie Short Course Championships

Joseph Schooling came within tenths of the Singaporean national record in the 200m IM in the morning and followed up with 50 fly gold at night in Melbourne.

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UPDATE: Tokyo Gov’t Considering Early Start For 2020 Race Walk, Marathon Events

The Tokyo metropolitan government is considering proposing that the 2020 Olympic marathons and race walking events start at 5 a.m. in an attempt to prevent…

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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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Schooling Tops Aussies In 100 Free While Setting National Record

24-year-old Olympian Joseph Schooling broke the Singaporean national record in the men’s SCM 100 freestyle in Australia tonight.

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Two-Time World Champion Daiya Seto Ready For JPN Short Course C’ships

The 61st Japanese Short Course Swimming Championships are slated for this weekend in Tokyo, with double world champion Daiya Set set to race.

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Aussie Age Group Standout Hauck Wins First Senior Title, Horton Places 10th

The 2019 Australian Short Course Championships kicked off in Melbourne today, with 16-year-old Thomas Hauck nailing his first-ever senior national title.

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Bangladesh’s Head Coach Quits Over Alleged Punishment of Junior Athletes

Japanese swim coach Takeo Inoki says that he has resigned as head coach of the Bangladesh national team due to alleged punishments of junior swimmers.

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Anton Chupkov Clocks 2:07.95 200 Breast On Military Games Day 4

Russia’s Anton Chupkov showed the men’s 200m breast who’s boss on day 4 of the 2019 Military World Games in Wuhan, China.

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Wang Shun Doubles Up On IM Events To Keep China In Military Games Medal Lead

Wang Shun was just over a second off of his Chinese national record in the men’s 400m IM tonight in Wuhan, getting another gold to add to his 200 IM victory.

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