Sweden’s Sarah Sjöström now owns five of the top ten 50m free performances in history. Watch her blazing 23.69 in the final of the event at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest.
Great Britain took home the silver medal in the men’s 4x100m medley relay in Budapest.
Kathleen Baker, Lilly King, Kelsi Worrell, and Simone Manuel combined for a U.S. gold medal and world record in the 4x100m medley relay in the last event at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest.
The only thing better than watching Katinka Hosszu destroy the field in the 400 IM final was listening to the crowd cheer her on.
Kozma had a slew of great swims this week to do Hungary proud.
Watch Sydney Pickrem’s bronze-medal performance in the women’s 400m IM, and the rest of the finals races, from Day 8 at 2017 World Championships in Budapest.
“I am going to miss the adrenaline the most. These very tense moment in the call room, when the level goes up. But I won’t miss training at all.”
It was a different experience being able to swim in front of her home crowd, and Katinka Hosszu said, “I am happy that a lot of kids came to the event. I hope I have impacted their life and inspire them.”
Sjöström didn’t have a great race in the 100 free, and it cost her the gold.
More improvements could mean eclipsing Phelps’ WR in this race.
“Tokyo is a long way to go but I am thinking about pool and open water, both,” said Gregorio Paltrinieri after winning the men’s 1500m freestyle in Budapest.
2017 FINA WORLD SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS Sunday, July 23rd – Sunday, July 30th Budapest, Hungary LCM (50m) Full Competition Schedule Meet Info…
The Russian women crushed the European and Russian national records to win silver in the women’s 400 medley relay.
Mykhailo Romanchuk unloaded a 14:37.14 1500 to become the 4th fastest performer in history.
Sarah Sjostrom won her third gold of the week in the women’s 50 free, swimming the 2nd fastest time in history.