Paralympic & IPC Swimming

National, International Para-Swimmers Compete At The Jimi Flowers Classic

National and international para-swimmers competed last weekend at the 10th annual Jimi Flowers Classic Paralympic swim meet.

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Antonio Fantin Takes a Second Off His S5 50 Free World Record in Italy

The 18-year-old Fantin headlined the 2019 WPS World Series stop in Lignano Sabbiadoro with his 30.16 50 free.

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A Lignano Simone Barlaam E Antonio Fantin Record Del Mondo Nei 50 SL Cat S9-S5

WORLD PARA SWIMMING WORLD SERIES – LIGNANO 30 Maggio/ 02 Giugno 2019 Lignano Sabbiadoro (ITA) Vasca Lunga 50 metri Mondiali…

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3-Time Paralympic Gold Medalist Becca Meyers Joining Nation’s Capital Swim Club

3-time Paralympic gold medalist Becca Meyers and her service dog Birdy will have a new home as they train toward the…


Paralympics Australia Develops Online Class to Deter IM; Mandatory for Tokyo

Paralympics Australia is rolling out an online course intended to combat cases of intentional misrepresentation.


World Series Lignano: Simone Barlaam Record Europeo 100 SL Cat. S9

WORLD PARA SWIMMING WORLD SERIES 30 Maggio/ 02 Giugno 2019 Lignano Sabbiadoro (ITA) Vasca Lunga 50 metri Mondiali di Londra…

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World Series Lignano-Vernole: “Seguiteci Numerosi, Sarà Uno Spettacolo”

WORLD PARA SWIMMING World Series 30 Maggio/ 02 Giugno 2019 Lignano Sabbiadoro (ITA) Vasca Lunga 50 metri Mondiali di Londra…

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Pascoe Hits SM9 200 IM World Record, Her 3rd of Singapore WPS World Series

New Zealand’s Sophie Pascoe took down the 50 free, 100 free and 200 IM records over the course of three days in Singapore.


New Zealand’s Sophie Pascoe Breaks S9 50 Free World Record in Singapore

Pascoe also broke the S9 100 free world record on the first day of the WPS World Series stop in Singapore.

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SB6 100 Breast and S9 100 Free World Records Fall in Singapore

China’s Daomin Liu and New Zealand’s Sophie Pascoe set world marks on day 1 of the Singapore WPS World Series stop.

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Paralympic Gold Medalist Nikita Howarth Retires at 20

“Due to my auto immune disease my body is no longer letting me continue to perform at the highest level,” Howarth, a two-sport athlete in para swimming and cycling, said.

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Nuoto Paralimpico: A Trieste Misha Palazzo Record Del Mondo Nei 1500 SL

TROFEO DEI 100 ANNI – MEMORIAL CALLIGARIS 4/5 Maggio 2019 Vasca Lunga 50 metri Polo Natatorio B. Bianchi, Trieste (ITA)…


Italian Swimmer Misha Palazzo Breaks S14 World Record in Men’s 1500 Free

The record broken by Palazzo was less than a month old.

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‘I Want Justice’: André Brasil Speaks Out Against IPC Classification System

Brasil, ruled ineligible to compete in para swimming in April, stressed the need for a more objective classification system.


Pellegrini, Detti Will Race Alongside Paralympians In Trieste

Federica Pellegrini, Gabriele Detti, Marco De Tullio, Ilaria Cusinato, Mattia Zuin and Filippo Megli are among the Italian stars set to take to the B. Bianchi Pool in Trieste, Italy this weekend at the Trofeo della Triestina Nuoto.

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