Eligibility in question after scrapes with anti-doping enforcement this year, both Russia’s Daria Ustinova and Brazil’s Etiene Medeiros competed in the women’s 100 back, but missed the semifinal cut.
Felipe Franca was one of the South American swimmers to post a national record today to thunderous applause from the Brazilian audience.
This brief video gives a very cursory introduction to Brazilian street food, but the dishes sampled appear delicious and exotic.
Jorge Mario Murillo Valdes dropped a huge best time in the 100 breast heats to advance to the semi-finals in 14th place.
Two Brazilians seeded out of the top 16 advanced to the women’s 100 butterfly semi-finals tonight.
2016 RIO OLYMPIC GAMES Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Swimming: August 6-13 Olympic Aquatics Stadium, Barra Olympic Park, Rio de Janeiro…
Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace has scratched the 100 fly for this morning.
Erik Risolvato will not be competing in Rio, and instead be competing at the U.S. Open tomorrow
Last night Rio de Janeiro opened its doors and welcomed the world to take part in the mankind’s premier sporting event: the Olympic Games.
As we head into Rio, Team USA’s gold medal streak in the men’s 100 back is under fire. In Rio, the threat of Australia’s Mitch Larkin looms, and it looks like it could take a World Record to bring home the gold.
Nine swimmers on Great Britain’s Olympic swimmer roster have had their bags go missing upon arrival in Rio.
After missing the podium in this race at the 2015 FINA World Championshps, the defending Olympic champions from Team USA will be pushed hard by the Australian in their attempt at 400 medley relay redemption in Rio.
Watch here as Barbados national record holder Lani Cabrera talks about her Olympic journey.
Check out pictures of the Brazilian Olympic team as they prepare for Rio.
Three Australian swimmers chose to leave the Olympic Aquatic Stadium’s warm-up pool due to ‘cloudy’ water conditions.