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2022 Short Course Worlds Picks and Previews: Women’s Butterfly

The defending Olympic gold medalist Maggie MacNeil is the favorite in the women’s sprint butterflies, but it won’t be easy with deep fields in both.

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Summer McIntosh’s 1:40 Anchor Gives Sarasota 800FR Win, Meet Record at Winter Jrs East

Canada’s Summer McIntosh, who trains year-round with the Sarasota Sharks, clocked the 7th-fastest rolling start 200-yard free time in history – 1:40.19.

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11 Gold Medalists from 2021 Short Course Worlds Won’t Try to Defend Titles in 2022

Shaine Casas will be representing the US at SC Worlds, but won’t be defending his title in the men’s 100 backstroke.

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Which Female Swimmer Has the Fastest 4-Stroke 800 Meter IM Add-Up?

Canadian teen sensation Summer McIntosh sparked an interesting question after further-flexing her wide-ranging versatility at last weekend’s U.S. Open.

Summer McIntosh Breaks Her Own Commonwealth, World Junior Record With 4:28.61 400 IM

McIntosh broke 4:29 for the first time tonight in the women’s 400 IM, swimming a 4:28.61 which is the #4 performance in history.

2023 Canadian Summer Championships Moved From Edmonton To Toronto

The event has been moved from Edmonton to the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre after local clubs were forced to withdraw hosting duties.

Apollo Hess, Rebecca Smith Wrap 2022 Canada West with Final Victories

Rebecca Smith won her 4th individual event and was named the Female Swimmer of the Meet on Sunday at the 2022 Canada West Championships.

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Apollo Hess Breaks His Own Canadian Record in 50 Breast at Canada West Championships

Lethbridge’s Apollo Hess shaved .02 seconds off his own Canadian Record in the 50 meter breaststroke (short course) at the Canada West Championships.

Mike Thompson Named To New Paralympic Leadership Role At Swimming Canada

Thompson has been named Swimming Canada’s Senior Team Coach and National Team Performance Manager, Paralympic Program.

Yuri Kisil Returns To Competition, Pair of Alberta Records Fall At Cascade Speed Meet

Kisil posted times of 22.03 and 49.25 in the men’s 50 and 100 free (SCM) as he gears up for the Short Course World Championships next month.

Laon Kim Breaks a Canadian Record Set 43 Years Ago by Legend Alex Baumann

Laon Kim has broken seven Canadian Age Records for 13-14s in the last month, but none have carried quite the weight of the one he set in the 800 free this weekend.

Laon Kim Resets Three Canadian 13-14 NAG Records At Odlum Brown Colleges Cup

Kim reset the Canadian Age Group Records in three events on the weekend, including shattering a 33-year-old mark by more than four seconds in the 400 free.

Javier Acevedo Clocks 49.71 SCM 100 Back to Bring Canadian Record Under 50 Seconds

He broke the Canadian Record, which he had set at 50.16 just two weeks ago at the first stop of the World Cup in Berlin.

Summer McIntosh Lowers Her Canadian Record by Six Seconds in 800 SCM Free

Summer McIntosh lowered her Canadian record in the 1500 SCM freestyle with her runner-up finish behind new world record holder Katie Ledecky. 

Ilya Kharun Sets Second Canadian Record In Two Days With 1:51.70 SCM 200 Fly

Ilya Kharun clocked 1:51.70 to finish third in the men’s SCM 200 fly in Indianapolis, setting his second Canadian record in two days.