Swimming Australia has announced the hosts for a slew of upcoming national meets, including the 2020 Australian Olympic Trials, which will return to Adelaide.
Russia’s Kliment Kolsenikov was the male star of the meet, winning 4 golds and 1 silver.
After winning Brazil’s first-ever long course world championships title, Brazilian backstroker Etiene Medeiros is our 2017 South American Female Swimmer of the Year.
Ellie Faulkner, the 200m freestyle winner earlier in the meet, notched a new personal best in the 400m to add that title to her Sheffield haul.
At the European Short Course Championships, Russia maintained a healthy lead in the medal table, which held through the end of the competition.
Chad Le Clos easily won the men’s 200m freestyle in a Commonwealth Games-qualifying time, but he wasn’t the only one to notch an event on South Africa’s line-up for next year.
Oleksiak was one of two World Championship team members that participated in the meet, along with Mary-Sophie Harvey. Both set new personal bests.
Vladimir Morozov split a 20.24 to anchor the Russians to a new world record.
Jessica Vall said she had the “worst start of her life” before winning a European Championship old medal.
EUROPEAN SHORT COURSE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 December, 13th to 17th Copenhagen, Denmark 25m course Entry lists Live timing Webcast (for Europe)…
EUROPEAN SHORT COURSE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 December, 13th to 17th Copenhagen, Denmark 25m Entry lists Live timing Webcast (for Europe) Results…
Check out a photo of one fan’s speechless reaction when a European Champ handed her his gold medal.
Alexander Kunert, a 6’5” butterflyer and freestyler from Berlin, Germany, has made a verbal commitment to attend and swim for Queens University of Charlotte next fall.
Kliment Kolesnikov lowered his own 50 back WJR this morning in prelims, and he has eyes on breaking the 23 second barrier.
All eyes were on Olympian James Guy yeseterday in Sheffield as the 22-year-old went after his only event at the 2017 Swim England National Winter Championshps, but an even younger gun in Jacob Peters turned heads.