Tomorrow, the World University Games will kick off in Italy, and will feature a handful of professional swimmers from the International Swimming League.
Giulia Salin set a new Championship Record en route to winning the European Junior title in the women’s 800 freestyle in Kazan.
Isabel Gose helped lead the German women to a new European Junior Championships Record in the 4x100m freestyle relay on night 1 in Kazan.
Italian Benedetta Pilato broke the European Junior Championship Record in the 50 breast for a second time on Wednesday en route to winning gold.
Noe Ponti took down both the Swiss National and European Junior Championship Records en route to winning the men’s 50 fly in Kazan.
Antonio Djakovic lowered the Swiss National Record en route to victory in the men’s 400 free at the European Junior Championships.
Alba Vazquez of Spain took down the European Junior Championship 400 IM Record in a time of 4:40.64, lowering the 10-year-old mark of 4:40.88.
Learn more about New Zealand’s teenage sprinting ace Michael Pickett from the words of his coach, John Gatfield at St. Peters.
Italy’s 14-year-old Benedetta Pilato knocked down the first meet record of the 2019 European Junior Championships, taking the top spot in the 50m breast.
Ashleigh Green from Pietermaritzburg, South Africa has made a verbal commitment to study and swim at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
WADA released the first batch of cases to the different International Federations. A total of 298 athletes have been identified so far.
Kylie Masse posted a pair of solid backstroke swims at the Ontario Provincial Championships in a tune-up for Worlds coming up later this month.
Start lists are showing a handful of high-seed day 1 scratches at the European Junior Championships, including Russians Anastasiia Sorokina and Daria Vaskina.
The 2019 Summer Universiade/World University Games have pulled some big names – and should actually pit some of the biggest against each other head-to-head.
Zach Apple was the fastest American 100 freestyler in the 2017-2018 season, yet that still left him off the World Championships team.