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.


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


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.


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.


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


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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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