Europe

In Defense of Russia’s Athletes, in Conviction of Russian Officials

The newly-announced WADA sanctions will be an annoyance for Russian athletes, but will impact most greatly the officials responsible for institutional doping.

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Jay Lelliott Lights Up Swim England Winter Championships

Jay Lelliott made the most of his Swim England Winter Championships, collecting 4 gold medals over the course of the meet.

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Whittle Wrangles Up Another British Junior Record, This Time 100 IM

15-year-old Jacob Whittle continues to make waves, busting out a 100 IM British Junior Record at Swim England Winter Nats.

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Ulyett Doubles Up On 200 Breast British Record With 100 Breast English Mark

Jocelyn Ulyett put up the quickest 100m breast of her life to check-in with a new English Record in the short course event.

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Ntountounaki Gives Greece Its First-Ever Women’s European SC C’ships Medal

Russia topped the overall European Short Course Championships medal table, but Greece is among the nations that made major improvements from 2017.

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10 quick quotes from the poolside at day 5 of 2019 European SC Championships

2019 LEN EUROPEAN SHORT COURSE CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, December 4th – Sunday, December 8th Tollcross International Swimming Centre, Glasgow, Scotland SCM…

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2019 European Short Course Championships Day 5 Finals Live Recap

Russia’s Kliment Kolesnikov is set to take on the men’s 100m free/100m IM double to close out his European Short Course Championships.

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Maria Kameneva Gets 7th Russian Record of the 2019 European Championships

Maria Kameneva took her 7th Russian Record, but 1st gold medal, of the 2019 European Short Course Championships on Sunday.

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Anastasiya Shkurdai Breaks Another European Jr Record to Win Gold in 100 Fly

Shkurdai broke the European Junior Record earlier in the meet in the 50 fly, but missed a medal. On Sunday, she got the best of both worlds.

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Martina Carraro and Alessandro Miressi Break Italian Records Back-to-Back

Martina Carraro (above) broke the Italian Record in the women’s 200 breaststroke by almost a full second on Sunday at the European Championships.

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Defending 400 Free Gold Medalist Boglarka Kapas Withdraws From Final In Glasgow

Hungary’s Boglarka Kapas took the 400m free gold 2 years ago in Copenhagen, but the Olympian has scratched the final tonight in Glasgow.

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2019 European SC Championships: Day 5 Prelims Live Recap

The final day of the European SC Championships kicks off with a stacked women’s 50m freestyle – in the mix is Denmark’s Pernille Blume (pictured)

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100 Breast Silver Medalist Castiglioni Scratches 200 Breast Prelims at Euros

After a silver medal in the 100 breaststroke, Italy’s Arianna Castiglioni has scratched her final individual race of the meet in the 200 breaststroke.

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Russians Take Down European Record In Mixed 4×50 Free Relay

The Russian squad of Vladimir Morozov, Vladislav Grinev, Arina Surkova and Maria Kameneva combined to set a new European Record in the mixed 4×50 free relay.

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National Record Round-Up for Day 4 of the 2019 European SC Championships

Duncan Scott broke Scottish Records in both the 100 free and 100 IM on Saturday at the European Short Course Swimming Championships.

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