Ron Jacks was only added to Canada’s national team coaching staff for the 2017 World Championships after an appeal to an arbitrator, legal documents show.
Penny Oleksiak will return to the Toronto Swim Club after two years at the High Performance Centre – Ontario.
Hear from mass-medal producer Taylor Ruck of Canada, who just closed out the World Junior Championships in Indianapolis.
The USA finished with double the number of total medals earned by any other country. They tallied up 32 medals, while Japan and Hungary tied for 2nd with 16 medals each.
The Canadians finished off the World Junior Championships with another gold in the women’s 400 medley relay in junior world record time.
Contributing to the American medal total on day 5 were Michael Andrew (50 fly gold), Grace Ariola (50 back bronze), and the women’s 4×100 free relay (silver).
Italy’s Nicolo Martinenghi is the headliner in tonight’s 50 breast semifinals as he chases his own Junior World Record.
Canada became the only other country other than the U.S. to have earned double digit medals thus far with 10 total medals.
Team USA’s Michael Andrew will take on a triple tonight, swimming finals of the 50 free and 50 back. He’s also got semifinals of the 50 fly.
29TH WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES (SUMMER UNIVERSIADE 2017) Sunday, August 20-Sunday, August 20, 2017 50-Meter Course Taipei, Taiwan National Taiwan Sport…
The USA broke its tie with Japan in the gold medal standings thanks to their 4 victories on the final night of competition.
The USA holds its lead in the golds tally and the total medal tally.
Taylor Ruck had a massive 52.72 leg as the Canadians won gold in a new junior world record of 3:26.65 in the mixed 400 free relay.
American leads the World Junior Championships medal table through day 2.
Japan leads overall medals with 3, led by a 1-2 finish in the women’s 400m IM.