USA’s Kathleen Baker swam the 3rd fastest 100 backstroke in the world this year with a 58.77 at the Mare Nostrum in Barcelona.
The top 5 races to watch at the 2018 Mare Nostrum Tour in Barcelona features an often unspoken rivalry between female breaststrokers.
Four Canadian teenagers had incredible showings in the 100 freestyle over the weekend, bringing a lot of intrigue as to what lies ahead.
Rikako Ikee took out one Asian Record and nearly broke another on day 2 of the Canet stop of the 2018 Mare Nostrum Series.
2018 MARE NOSTRUM TOUR, CANET-EN-ROUSSILLON June 9th-10th Bassin Europa, Canet-en-Roussillon, France LCM Meet Central Schedule Entry List Results Live Results…
16-year-old Regan Smith (59.75) just barely squeaked out the win over reigning world champion Kylie Masse (59.76)
Zavaros, a Florida Gator commit, finished her 1500 free with a 50 butterfly, and still swam a best time by 9 seconds.
Shelby Newkirk of Saskatoon broke the para swimming world record in the S7 women’s 50-m backstroke at the sixth and final stop on the World Series circuit.
Courtesy: Swimming Canada BERLIN – Aurélie Rivard of Swimming Canada’s High Performance Centre – Quebec lowered her world record twice…
Notably, Condorelli’s best time of 47.88 is already faster than Dotto’s Italian Record of 47.96, so this is a big boost for the Italians and makes them a much bigger threat for the relay podium in 2020.
Ryan Lochte and Caeleb Dressel are both entered to swim six events in Vancouver.
Canadian coach Tom Johnson will be inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame.
Penny Oleksiak will join the Florida Gators at the Mel Zajac Jr. International meet in Vancouver.
Five Canadian coaches will have an opportunity to develop their skills as apprentice national team coaches thanks to a partnership between Swimming Canada and the Canadian Swim Coaches and Teachers Association.
17-year-old Penny Oleksiak split 26.70/28.43 en route to her winning time of 55.13