2013 FINA World Championships Day 3 Prelims LIVE Recap

Katinka Hosszu will swim her third individual event, but fifth race overall today in the 200 freestyle – right next to Missy Franklin. (Image courtesy of FINA)


British Swimming Seeks Leader in High Performance Sport – Job Search

British Swimming is seeking an experienced leader in high performance sport to drive the strategic delivery of our world class athlete performance pathway to maximise the potential of the World Class Podium Potential and Talent athletes. (Image courtesy of British Swimming)

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LEN, ‘European Games,’ Work Out Compromise on Swimming Competition

The first incarnation of what has been dubbed the “European Games,” an Olympic-style quadrennial event that is to be held…

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Day 3 Finals Preview: Three or More World Records on the Bullseye for Tuesday

We’ve already seen one 16-year old break a World Record at this meet. Will we see another on Tuesday? (File Photo: Mike Lewis/


Oceania Report, Day 3, Emily Seebohm Finishes Second in the 100 Backstroke

Emily Seebohm and Lauren Boyle both earned medals on Day 3 of the World Championships. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures)


London Awarded 2016 European Championships Hosting Duties

The London Aquatics Centre has been called-up for its first major hosting duty since the 2012 Olympics. (Photo: EG Focus)

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Lima Lunges to the Wall – Day 3 Prelims, 2013 FINA Worlds Photo Vault

Lima lunges to the wall, touching in 27.11 in the 50m breaststroke prelim at the 2013 FINA World Championships. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


Germany Is Flying Lisa Graf to Barcelona to Replace Hocke on the Medley Relay

Germany is flying Lisa Graf to Barcelona to replace Selina Hocke on the medley relay after gaining a second and a half in her 100m backstroke. (Photo Credit: TIm Binning, TheSwimPictures)


Time-lapse Video: 2013 FINA World Championships Competition Pool Creation

This is a a time lapse video of the Palau Sant Jordi Pool before the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain. (Image courtesy of FINA)

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Opening Ceremony, 2013 FINA World Championships – Entire TV Show

This is the entire “Opening Ceremonies” show, one hour and twenty-seven minutes, for the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain. (Image courtesy of FINA)

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Africa Report, Day 2, Cameron Van Der Burgh Wins Silver Medal In the 100 Breaststroke

Cameron Van Der Burgh wins a silver medal and Marwan El Kamash breaks his second Egyptian National record of the meet. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures)

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Canadian Report – Day Two – Savard 5th and Thomas 7th in the 100 butterfly

There wasn’t much action for the Canadians during Monday night’s finals, there were only four Canucks that competed… (Photo Courtesy Swimming Canada/Ian MacNicol)

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Euro Report – Day 2 – Meilutyte was Incredible What Else is There to Say?

There is no debate that the story for the Europeans, the story of the day, the story of the meet so far is Olympic champion Ruta Meilutyte… (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


Liang Wins Silver; Russia’s Alexeeva Breaks Deaflympics Record on Monday

Day 3 of the swimming portion at the 2013 DeafLympics was another successful day for the Americans, as University of…

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2013 FINA World Championships Day 2: Real-Time Recaps

Ruta Meilutyte reacts with great emotion after breaking the 100m breaststroke Lithuanian, European, World Championship, and World Records in 1:04.35. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


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