Europe

GBR’s Marc Spackman Added To NY Breakers Coaching Lineup

Accomplished British coach Marc Spackman joins the NY Breakers’ staff entering season 2 of the International Swimming League (ISL).

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Swim Wales Announces First-Ever Virtual Super Series

Swim Wales has announced the launch of a new virtual competitive opportunity for its swimmers, with more details comong October 1st.

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NY Breakers Roster Drops 6 Australians, Adds 7 New Names

The New York Breakers have an updated roster – as expected, six Australian team members no longer appear, with seven new European swimmers now listed.

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Five Italians Drop Off Aqua Centurions Roster, Others Weighing Withdrawals

At least five Italian swimmers have dropped off the Aqua Centurions roster for the 2020 ISL season, with more weighing withdrawals.

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Euro Jr Medalists Schwarz & Tobehn Head To Berlin Racing

Two notable medalists from the 2019 Euroepan Jr Championships are set to race here in Berlin to the tune of Sven Schwarz and Maya Tobehn.

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EYOF Medalist Chmielewski Hacks 2 Seconds Off 100 Fly In 2 Months

16-year-old Krzysztof Chmielewski of Poland logged a new lifetime best by 2 seconds in the long course 100 fly over the weekend.

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Russia’s Returning Grechin Targets December’s SC Nationals

32-year-old Andrey Grechin of Russia is returning to competition, marking December’s National Championships as his first meet back.

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New Coronavirus Restrictions In England Mean Less Water Polo, Artistic Swimming

Swim England released a statement from the organization in response to the latest coronavirus-related restrictions put in place by the nation’s government.

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ISL Toronto Titans: Fesikova Out Due to Injury, Conceicao In

Russian backstroker Anastasia Fesikova has pulled out of her first ISL foray as a Toronto Titan due to a lingering shoulder injury.

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Hopkin Added To British Swimming’s 2020/21 Performance Squad

Anna Hopkin made major waves at the 2019 British Championships and subsequent World Championships, earning a spot on the British Performance Squad.

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Worlds Silver Medalist Tatjana Schoenmaker Pulls Out of Iron’s 2020 ISL Roster

Iron has had to rebuild their women’s breaststroking group at the last minute after Jess Hansen and Tatjana Schoenmaker (above) both withdrew.

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Swim Ireland Reveals Plan For 2020 Winter National Championships

Swim Ireland’s short course competition plan features a Virtual Meet in October as well as two ‘Actual’ Meets in November and December

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RFEN National Perf Director Sean Kelly Shares Vision For His New Home

New to his role as National Performance Director for swimming in Spain, veteran British swim coach Sean Kelly recently gave an insightful interview.

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European Junior Champ Antonio Djakovic In Fine Form At Uster Cup

European Junior Champion Antonio Djakovic got it done in the 200 free and 200 fly while competing at the Uster Cup in Switzerland.

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Chomutov Grand Prix Serving Up Next Week’s Czech C’ships

National record holder Barbora Seemanova snagged the 400 free win in Chomutrov one week out from the Czech Swimming Championships.

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