Gabriele Detti broke the European Championship record in the 400 freestyle tonight in a time of 3:44.01.
Maarten Brzoskowski broke freestyle legend Pieter van den Hoogenband’s Dutch national 400 free record at the European Championships tonight taking 5th.
Andriy Govorov (UKR) put up a new textile best in the men’s 50 fly semi’s in London. It also happened to be a Championship and Ukrainian record.
Katinka Hosszu broke her own European Championship record in the 400 IM during the first prelim session of the European Championships in London.
Robert Glinta crushed his own personal best to rock a new 100m backstroke Romanian National Record this morning at the 2016 European Championships.
After completing his mandatory one-year residency in Ireland, former U.S. National Teamer Shane Ryan scored his first Irish National Record this morning in London.
Grant Shoults breaks Maxime Rooney’s hours-old 200 freestyle national high school record with a 1:33.26.
An untapered Maxime Rooney says he had one morning off and one pre-meet swim before his record-slashing 200 free.
The world record count at the 2016 IPC Swimming European Open Championships rose to 28 on Saturday (7 May), as marks fell to Uraine’s Oksana Khrul and Russia’s Valeriia Shabalina on the closing night of competition in Funchal, Portugal.
On Friday Mereshko pushed herself once again, shaving exactly four seconds off the world best, touching in at 5:14.69 to add another chapter to the gripping rivalry.
Ukraine’s Viktoriia Savtsova was in world record breaking form in the women’s 50m freestyle S6 heats on Thursday (5 May), lowering the best of her world and European champion teammate Yelyzaveta Mereshko in Funchal, Portugal.
An astonishing nine world records peppered the pool at the 2016 IPC Swimming European Open Championships on Wednesday (4 May), as athletes continued to grab titles on their road to the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Dmitrii Kokarev and Valeriia Shabalina registered World records in their respective IPC classifications in the Day 1 finals at the 2016 IPC Swimming European Championships.
2016 IPC SWIMMING EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Funchal, Portugal Prelims: 9:00am/Finals: 5:00pm (West European) – (4:00am/12:00pm U.S Eastern) Sunday, May 1 –…
Bethany Firth (above) was among the athletes who broke eight British national records on the last day of competition at the 2016 British Para-Swimming International Meet.