European Championships

Italy Appeals Medley Relay Result After Backstroke Wedge Malfunction

Italy appealed the results of Thursday’s mixed 4×50 medley relay after the team’s coach says the backstroke starting wedge gave way under leadoff man Simone Sabbioni, though the appeal was ultimately rejected.


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Dutch Women Break 4×50 Free Relay World Record In Copenhagen

The Dutch women broke the world record in the 4×50 free in Copenhagen.


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2017 European Short Course Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Keep refreshing this page for live, event-by-event recaps of all the swimming action from Copenhagen.


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Kolesnikov Narrowly Misses World Record, Takes Down WJR In 100 Back

Kliment Kolesnikov broke the world junior record in the 100 back in Copenhagen, clocking a blistering time of 48.99.

Proud Produces New 50 Free British Record For 2nd Seed In Copenhagen

Two-time medalist from Budapest, Ben Proud of Great Britain, lowered his own national record in the men’s 50m freestyle while competing at the European Short Course Championships.

Kirill Prigoda Shatters 100 Breast European Record In 56.02

Russia’s Kirill Prigoda broke the European record in the 100 breast semi-finals at the European SC Championships.

Italy’s Martinenghi Notches Yet Another Breaststroke WJR

Italy’s 18-year-old breaststroking extraordinaire, Nicolo Martinenghi, was at it again today in Copenhagen.

Russia Remains On Top, Hungary Making Medal Table Moves

Russia maintained its lead in the overall medal table, but saw Hungary break out to be the sole 2nd placed nation through 2 days of competition in Copenhagen.

Hosszu: Euros 400 IM Final ‘Not That Inspiring’ Due To Absent Swimmers

Katinka Hosszu called the 400 IM field “not that inspiring” and “without world-class” opponents. In other post-race comments, Adam Peaty implied he didn’t rest for Euros and Ruta Meilutyte said the enjoyment is coming back for her.

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Marie Wattel Scratches 50 Fly For Euros Day 2 Finals

There are only handful of scratches for day 2 finals at the European Short Course Championships, headed by 6th-seeded Marie Wattel in the women’s 50 fly.

Jordan Sloan Notches 2 Irish National Records In As Many Days

With just one and a half days of the 2017 European Short Course Championships done and dusted, Irish swimmer Jordan Sloan has already notched himself two individual Irish senior national records to set the stage for his competition.

Kolesnikov Rockets Russia To Top Of Medal Standings In Copenhagen

Russia got off to a roaring start in Copenhagen with the help of teenager Kliment Kolesnikov.

2017 European SC Championships: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Adam Peaty was touched out for the 50 breast championship record this morning by Italy’s Fabio Scozzoli– he’ll try to send a message tonight.

Peaty, Hosszu Headline Euro SC Championship Psych Sheets

Adam Peaty will be in action next week at the European SC Championships.

World Champ Federica Pellegrini Won’t Swim 200 Free at 2017 Euros

Federica has confirmed her decision after the World Championships to retire from the 200 free.

Kathryn Greenslade In, Max Litchfield Out for British Euros Squad

Max Litchfield, who finished 4th in both IMs at the 2017 World Championships, has withdrawn from the 2017 European Short Course Championships.

Evgeny Rylov Rehabbing from Shoulder Injury

Evgeny Rylov is rehabbing from a shoulder injury and is expected to return to competition in February.

Morozov, Prigoda Expected at European SC Championships

Early last week, Russian news outlet R-Sport reported that Russian Swimming Federation President Vladimir Salnikov confirmed that Vladimir Morozov and Kirill Prigoda…

Mireia Belmonte Leads 10-Member Spanish Squad For Copenhagen

Now that the Spanish Short Course Winter Championships have concluded in Barcelona, the Spanish Swimming Federation (RFEN) has announced its 10-strong roster of athletes for this December’s European Short Course Championships.