Mare Nostrum

WATCH: Milak’s, Santos’ Barcelona Meet Records & More

Men’s butterfly was stacked, with Nicholas Santos (23.03) and Kristof Milak (1:53.89) combining to break both meet records in the fly events today

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Kristof Milak Shatters Mare Nostrum Record With 1:53.89 200 Fly

Milak’s time of 1:53.89 knocks over half a second off the previous Mare Nostrum Record of 1:54.42, set by Chad Le Clos in 2016.

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Olympic Champion Tom Dean Ready for Big Summer with 3 Major Championships

Although beat out for 200 free gold by newly turned Pro Matt Sates, Dean still shined with a silver medal-worthy time of 1:46.27

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Anna Elendt Breaks German Record in 50 Breast in Barcelona

After a breakthrough collegiate season at the University of Texas, Anna Elendt has continued her success into long course.

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Anna Elendt Translates Weight Room Gains to Breaststroke Success

Elendt of both Germany and the University of Texas fired on all cylinders, registering a super quick prelims time of 1:05.82 in this women’s 100m breast.

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2022 Mare Nostrum Tour – Barcelona: Masse, Kamminga & Andrew Lead Day 2 Prelims

Canadian Kylie Masse was the lone swimmer to produce a sub-1:00 performance in the women’s 100 back, qualifying in 59.43.

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Michael Andrew Swam 18 Races in 2 Days at Mare Nostrum Monaco

This included swimming 50s and 100s of every stroke, with finals of some of those 100s and skins (potentially 4 rounds per event) for the 50s

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Maggie MacNeil Returns to Competition at Mare Nostrum

Maggie MacNeil raced for the first time since her elbow injury, placing third in the 100 free on Day 1 of the Barcelona Mare Nostrum stop.

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2022 Mare Nostrum Tour Barcelona – Day 1 Live Finals Recap

Reigning Olympic champion Tom Dean put up a solid morning swim of 1:46.89 in the 200m free and will try to improve upon that mark tonight in Barcelona.

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2022 Mare Nostrum Tour: Tom Dean Lowers Barcelona Meet Record At Day 1 Prelims

Dean put up a time of 1:46.89 to edge out the previous mark set by his countryman James Guy, who clocked 1:46.91 at the competition back in 2016.

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Top 5 Men’s Storylines To Watch Ahead Of The 2022 Mare Nostrum Tour – Barcelona

32-year-old Bruno Fratus put up super quick 50m freestyle time in Monaco and we’ll see him race once again in Barcelona this week.

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Top 5 Women’s Storylines Ahead of the 2022 Mare Nostrum Tour – Barcelona

Several Canadian women headline the 2022 Mare Notstrum Tour stop in Barcelona including Panny Oleksiak, Kylie Masse, Summer McIntosh, and Sydney Pickrem.

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2022 Mare Nostrum Tour Monaco – Day 2 Prelims Recap

Sunday’s women’s 200 breast final figures to be tight after Tes Schouten touched in 2:28.44, barely in front of Lydia Jacoby (2:28.46) and Sophie Hansson.

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2022 Mare Nostrum Tour Monaco: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

The first finals session of the 2022 Mare Nostrum Tour kicks off tonight from Monaco, with the likes of Arno Kamminga taking flight.

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2022 Mare Nostrum Tour Monaco – Day 1 Prelims Recap

In the first heat of the day, Arno Kamminga of the Netherlands distanced himself from the pack by more than five seconds in the men’s 200 breast prelims.

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