Australia

Australian Teen Ariarne Titmus Looking ‘Ledecky-Esque’…..Again

The ‘terminator’ Ariarne Titmus wowed spectators at the Australian Trials tonight, winning 200m freestyle gold in a superb 1:55.76.

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King Kyle Chalmers Reigns Over 2 Free, Emma McKeon Shut Out Of Gold

King Kyle Chalmers came out on top of the heated men’s 200 freestyle, while Emma McKeon tried the 200 fly/200 free double on for size with 2 silvers as a result.

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Aussie Trials Prelims: Emma McKeon’s Solid Double, Any Man’s 2Free

Emma McKeon pulled a solid double, while the men’s 200 freestyle is set to explode in finals.

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Kenya Announces 5 Swimmers For Gold Coast

The nation of Kenya announced its 5-swimmer strong squad to compete at the 2018 Commonwealth Games set for the Gold Coast, Australia in April.

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Verhaeren: These Australian Trials Truly Are A Test For All Of Us

We unpacked the Australian Trials’ new format in our SwimSwam preview, but hear from Australian Head Coach Jacco Verhaeren himself on how he envisions the 4-day meet unrolling.

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Research Says Swimming Is Australia’s Most Popular Sport

According to a recent research study conducted within the nation of Australia, swimming is identified as the continent’s most popular sport.

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Upcoming Aussie C’ships Test Out New Trials Timing

It’ll be a big boy showdown between Kyle Chalmers, Cameron McEvoy and others, as the Australian Commonwealth Trials kick-off shortly. This is the first time Trials are being held so close to the main event for the green and gold.

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Lewis Clareburt Added To New Zealand’s Commonwealth Squad

18-year-old Lewis Clareburt has been added to New Zealand’s swimming roster for the 2018 Commonwealth Games taking place in Gold…

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Hattersley & Houston Added To Scottish Roster For Gold Coast

Although Scotland announced its original 21-strong roster for the 2018 Commonwealth Games back in October, two additional swimmers have been…

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Iranian Olympic Swimmer Injured, Wife Killed in Car Crash

Former Olympic swimmer Hamid Mobarrez was severely injured in a car crash, and his wife was killed, in January in New…

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South African Chad Le Clos Eyes Commonwealth Games History

South African Olympian Chad Le Clos is on the hunt for his 3rd consecutive 200m butterfly title at this year’s Commonwealth…

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Gubecka, Cotter Continue Stellar Streaks at Aussie OW Champs – Day 3

The 2018 Australian Open Water Championships concluded in Adelaide Sunday.

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Chloe Green Picks Up 2nd Title at Aussie Open Water Champs – Day 2

16-year-old Chloe Green continued her stellar racing on Saturday.

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Sloman, Gubecka Take 10K Gold at 2018 Aussie Open Water Champs – Day 1

19-year-old Chelsea Gubecka and 20-year-old Nick Sloman took home gold in the 10K on Friday.

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Swim Wales Selects Carlin, Jervis To Lead Commonwealth Roster

Olympic medalist Jazz Carlin heads up the 15 aquatic athletes across swimming, para swimming and diving named to the Welsh squad headed to the Gold Coast for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

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