Records

Stockport Metro Swimmers Take Down Guinness Record For 100 x 50m Relay

A unique relay went down over the weekend at Stockport’s Life Leisure Grand Central Swimming Pool outside Manchester, England, where Stockport Metro swimmers past and present combined to break the Guinness Book of World Records in the 100 x 50m relay.

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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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At 95-Years Old, Kalis Rasmussen Breaks Five Masters World Records

At the 2019 Swim Ontario Masters Provincial Championships, Kalis Rasmussen established few new 90-95 Masters world records in short course meters.

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Welson Sim Takes Down Malaysian 100 Free National Record At Open C’ships

Several meet records and even a few national records went down over the course of the 4-day Malaysia Open Swimming Championships that just wrapped up yesterday in Bukit Jalil. Among the winners was Malaysian swimming stalwart Welson Sim, as the 22-year-old SEA Games gold medalist stood atop the podium 3 times.

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Gigler Clocks Another Austrian Free Record, Reitshammer Qualifies In 200 IM

The 2019 Graz Trophy concluded with 2 additional Austrian National Records being wiped off the books.

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Gigler Notches Austrian 50 Free Record, Reitshammer Hits 100 Back PB

Heiko Gigler notched a new personal best and Austrian national record in the men’s 50m free tonight in Graz.

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Matt Grevers One of 8 National Record Breakers on Day 2 of USMS Nationals

4-time Olympic gold medalist Matt Grevers was responsible for 1 of 8 National Records broken on Friday at the USMS National Championships.

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Austrians Knock Down 4 National Records On Night 1 of Graz Trophy

An impressive 4 Austrian National Records were wiped out on night 1 of the 2019 Graz Trophy.

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Former ASU Swimmer Tadas Duskinas Nails Lithuanian 50 Fly National Record

Day 1 of the 2019 Lithuanian Open Swimming Championships saw a National Record bite the dust, courtesy of Tadas Duskinas.

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2019 British Championships Day 6 Finals Recap

Duncan Scott has had a heck of a meet here in Glasgow, collecting gold across the 100m free and 200m IM, both in Scottish National Records and the former in a British National Record. He’ll battle James Guy in tonight’s 200m free main event.

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Scott McLay Ties 50 Fly Scottish Record From 2006

19-year-old University of Stirling swimmer Scott McLay has been busting out some big swims at these British Swimming Championships.

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Matt Richards Lowers Newly-Minted 200 Free British Age Record

16-year-old Matt Richards dropped his newly-minted 200m freestyle British Age Record for 16-year-olds from this morning another few tenths, ending his stellar British Championships with a bang.

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Lewis Fraser Becomes First Welshman Under 24 Seconds in 50 Fly

Fraser’s swim also moves him into the top-10 all-time among British swimmers from any home nation.

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Matthew Richards Continues Age Record-Breaking Trend With 200 Mark

Competing on the final day of the 2019 British Swimming Championships, 16-year-old Matt Richards rocked another British Age Group Record, this time in the men’s 200m freestyle.

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William Bell Breaks British Record in 800 Free for 17-Year Olds

2019 BRITISH SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS Tuesday, April 16th – Sunday, April 21st Tollcross International Swimming Centre, Glasgow, Scotland Prelims at 10am…

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