As the curtain lifts on the 2018 World Short Course Championships, FINA
Take a look at the high-level listing of international meets on the docket for January 2019.
Look for potential duels between Katinka Hosszu and Kelsi Dahlia in the longer fly races, while Ranomi Kromowidjojo looks to monopolize the 50m fly sprint.
World Record holder Chad Le Clos will be up against stacked fields in all 3 men’s fly events in Hangzhou.
Dutch racer Ranomi Kromowidjojo has been red-hot over the World Cup, giving her ‘favorite’ status in at least one of the sprint freestyle events in Hangzhou.
Former world record holder Kylie Masse took the win with a powerful swim, posting a 59.27 as the only finisher under a minute.
Swimming Canada has released its selection criteria for 2019’s major international meets. The World Championships and World Junior Championships have top priority, with Pan American Games outranking the World University Games.
Chris Wieser, above, was the top seed in the men’s 400 free, and scratched out of Thursday’s prelims pre-session after missing the 800 free on Wednesday as well.
Ben Proud is just 1 of 3 British athletes set to compete in Hangzhou, where powerhouses Japan, China, Russia and the United States are bringing upwards of 30+ competitors.
The US team heading to Short Course Worlds is absent from US Winter Nationals, but the event will still include a few headliners, like Katie Ledecky.
This is Pettifer’s 2nd international competition after serving as an apprentice coach with the National Development Team at the 2015 Mare Nostrum tour.
Rivard’s record is unlikely to be ratified, but she was faster than the current mark this weekend in Ontario.
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