Russia won gold in 8 of 9 synchronized swimming events in a dominant 2018 European Championships.
Sarah Sjostrom dominated the women’s 100m freestyle semi-finals tonight in Glasgow, matching her meet record from 2014.
Adam Peaty has achieved the feat in two events, joining rare company with Sarah Sjostrom and Katie Ledecky.
Each of the top four qualifying teams have made swaps of one swimmer from the prelims lineup heading into finals of the women’s 4×200 free relay.
Andrii Govorov just scorched the 4th fastest performance of all time in his specialty 50m fly event.
2018 LEN EUROPEAN AQUATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS August 3-9, 2018 (swimming portion) Glasgow, Scotland Tollcross International Swimming Centre Meet Central Program Psych…
Yuliya Efimova has scratched out of the women’s 200 IM semi-finals
The Altice Arena is one of the largest indoor arenas in Europe, and is the largest venue to host a swimming event in recent memory.
The British breaststroker now owns the 9-fastest performances in the history of the event, which is also the first in which he ever broke a World Record in 2014.
After Britain’s breaststrokers suffered earlier in the meet, Russian backstroker Kliment Kolesnikov was the latest victim of the 2-per-country rule.
Adam Peaty will contest the 50 breast at day 5 prelims of the European Championships.
Anton Chupkov has a shot at the 200 breast world record on day 4 of the European Championships.
LEN’s Technical Swimming Committee conducted an investigation and found that “the starting mechanism had been incorrectly configured prior to the start of the session which resulted in all reported times being 0.10s faster due to a configuration delay of 0.10s.
Svetlana Chimrova broke her own Russian Record in the women’s 200 fly final.
Commonwealth champ Alys Thomas of Great Britain was 3rd in 2:07.42, adding to the massively successful season in the 200 fly she’s already had