Pro Swim Series

Anton Ipsen on NC State’s rise: “We were strong, but now we are Elite”

NC State’s Anton Ipsen ran away with the men’s 400 free, leading from start to finish to take gold in 3:49.59

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Hali Flickinger: “I don’t think I remembered how to swim the 200 Back”

Hali Flickinger had quite a night in Austin on Saturday, competing in both the 200 free and 200 backstroke

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Hilary Caldwell: “It’s really nice being back in the swing of things”

Canadian Olympic medalist Hillary Caldwell (2:09.76) popped an in-season 2:09 to win the 200 back

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2017 Arena Pro Swim Series – Austin: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Georgia’s Melanie Margalis will be taking on a double this morning with swims in the 100 breast and 200 IM.

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2017 Arena PSS – Austin: Canada’s Harvey Scratches 800 Free on Day 3

Canada’s Mary-Sophie Harvey, who has had a great meet so far, is opting out of the 800 free on day 3.

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Jacob Pebley: “I thought I was going 1:56.9” (Video)

Cal’s Jacob Pebley threw down a 1:55.95 to dominate the 200 back final, taking it out in 56.22 and extending his lead on the 2nd 100 with a 59.33

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2017 Arena Pro Swim Series – Austin: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Japan’s Daiya Seto did not disappoint tonight, as he blew away the 400 IM field in a blistering 4:13.80.

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Matt Grevers will probably never train for the 50 (Video)

U.S. Olympians Matt Grevers (22.66) was just .01 shy of a podium finish, taking 4th respectively

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2017 Arena Pro Swim Series – Austin: Day 2 Race Videos

Day 2 finals of the 2017 Arena Pro Swim at Austin is in the books, as swimmers competed in finals of the 400 IM, 200 free, 200 back, and 50 free tonight.

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Jacob Pebley Hits World-Leading 1:55.95 In 200 Back At Austin PSS

American Olympian Jacob Pebley says he’s still hungry. Just a few months after competing for Team USA in Rio, Pebley won the Austin Pro Swim Series 200 backstroke in 1:55.95, becoming the first man this season under both 1:56 and 1:57 worldwide. After his race, Pebley joked that he felt “bitter” after missing out on a medal in Rio and has remained highly motivated to earn his own Olympic medal down the road.

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2017 Arena Pro Swim Series – Austin: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

The 2017 Arena Pro Swim Series at Austin continues today with the 200 free, 200 back, 50 free, and 400 IM.

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Melanie Margalis: “I wish I would’ve done a little worse tonight”

Through the back half of the 200 Breast, Margalis broke away, touching the wall a full second ahead to take gold in 2:26.14

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Ryan Held: “I was conducting the pain train tonight” (Video)

Though NC State’s Ryan Held rocketed to the early lead in the 100 Free, flipping at 23.53, he wasn’t able to hold off Japan’s Shinri Shioura

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2017 Arena Pro Swim Series – Austin: Day 1 Race Videos

Day 1 of the 2017 Arena Pro Swim Series at Austin is in the books. Tonight, we saw finals of the 100 free, 200 breast, 100 fly, and 400 free.

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2017 Arena PSS – Austin: #1 Seed Bilis Among Day 2 Prelims Scratches

One of the big name scratches for day 2 prelims is NC State’s Simonas Bilis, who was entered as the top seed in the 50 free.

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