After a fairly successful Mesa Grand Prix, Ryan Lochte has pulled out of the Charlotte version, according to the USOC.
Michael Phelps will be swimming two races at his second meet back from retirement in Charlotte, and will be joined by the bulk of his NBAC teammates.
Olympic gold medalists Michael Phelps (Baltimore, Maryland), Ryan Lochte (Daytona Beach, Florida) and Allison Schmitt (Canton, Michigan), who have combined to win 39 career Olympic medals, are expected to headline next week’s Arena Grand Prix at Charlotte.
Michael Phelps will swim only one day at the 2014 Charlotte Grand Prix.
Ryan Lochte (above) will swim in his first Charlotte UltraSwim Grand Prix meet as a professional next weekend, and tickets for all sessions are still available.
Katie Hoff made a big statement swim in the 200 IM at the Mesa Grand Prix, serving notice that she just might be the most impactful “comeback kid” in American swimming right now.
We looked into Katie Hoff’s 200 IM at Mesa in comparison to her swim at the 2007 World Championships.
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Conor Dwyer and Megan Romano did what they had to do point wise this past weekend at the Mesa Grand Prix to stay the top of the leaderboard. But with only two stops left on the Arena Grand Prix tour for the year, things are heating up.
Damir Dugonjic won the 100 breaststroke at the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix.
Alia Atkinson swept the breaststroke events this weekend at the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix.
The Mesa Grand Prix was just a preview of what’s to come for the summer. With some of the best in the pool returning to action this weekend, we’re in for an exciting 2014.
Many thanks to Rafael Domeyko – rafaeldomeyko.com – for these great swimming photos!
Ryan Lochte puts up his best in-season time to win the 200 freestyle at the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix.
Fernanda Gonzalez won the 100 backstroke at the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix a day after her 24th birthday.