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
Hungarian Boglarka Kapas turned with 50 metres to go in the women’s 200 fly final, but closed in 32.92 to overtake everyone and win the gold medal in a time of 2:07.13
A close race between Great Britain and Russia was sealed by James Guy as he anchored in 1:45.60 to give the Brits the win in a new Championship Record of 7:05.32
Anton Chupkov stole the show tonight with his stellar 2:06.80 200m breaststroke, giving Russia another gold through 4 days of the European Championships.
2018 LEN EUROPEAN AQUATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS August 3-9, 2018 (swimming portion) Glasgow, Scotland Tollcross International Swimming Centre Meet Central Program Psych…
Great Britain broke their own European Record decisively to win the mixed 400 medley relay at the European Championships.
Charlotte Bonnet moved to 11th in the all-time rankings on Monday in the 200 free.
Another day and another European Record goes down at the 2018 European Championships. Breaststroking ace Anton Chupkov of Russia roared his way to the wall first in the men’s 200m distance tonight in Glasgow, registering a winning time of 2:06.80.