Swim of the Week

Swim of the Week: Zhang Yufei’s 2:05.49 In 200 Fly

22-year-old Zhang Yufei hit the world’s best 200 fly time for the season with a 2:05.49 at China’s Long Course Invitational last week.

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Swim of the Week: Tuncel’s Turkish Record Onslaught In Distance Free

At 15, Turkey’s Merve Tuncel went 4:06.83 in the 400 free, closing in on similar 15-16 age group times set by Katie Ledecky and Janet Evans.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Katie Grimes’ 4:09.2 in 400y IM

14-year-old Sandpiper of Nevada Katie Grimes had an incredible 400 IM last week, moving to #3 all-time in the 13-14 age group.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: McKeown Joins 57-Club In 100 Back

Kaylee McKeown became just the second backstroker in history to break 58 seconds, putting up a massive swim at Australia’s Queensland Championships.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Arno Kamminga’s 2:06.86 in 200 BR

Arno Kamminga moved to #4 all-time in the long course 200 meter breaststroke with a 2:06.85. He’s just the fourth man ever to break 2:07.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: McKeown’s World Record 1:58.94 in 200 BK

Australian 19-year-old Kaylee McKeown trailed Katinka Hosszu’s world record pace the whole way – but made up a half-second on the Iron Lady in the final 50.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Shaine Casas Goes 1:38.9 in 200 IM

Shaine Casas is one of three men who have ever broken 1:39 in the 200-yard IM. He’s also one of just three men to break 1:40 multiple times.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Adam Peaty’s 55.49 WR in 100 Breast

Adam Peaty has long been the king of long course sprint breaststroke. But we’re starting to get a glimpse of that same dominant swimmer in short course.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Julia Podkoscielny’s 1:59.0 IM

High school sophomore Julia Podkoscielny hit a lifetime-best 1:59.00 in the 200-yard IM and currently leads Florida’s high school swimming ranks in class 2A.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Maddy Banic’s 24.9 in 50 Fly

Prior to this week, Maddy Banic had zero career butterfly swims logged in short course meters. In one meet, she became the #2 U.S. 50 flyer of all-time.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Chloe Stepanek’s 1:46.7 In 200-Yard Free

Texas A&M freshman Chloe Stepanek took on a heavy event slate in her first collegiate dual meet, but came up with some huge swims for the Aggies.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Siobhan Haughey’s 1:51.67 In 200 SCM Free

Siobhan Haughey didn’t just hit the best time of the 2020 ISL season in the 200 free. She hit the best time in ISL history.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Lilly King’s 2:17.11 in 200 BR

The Cali Condors are leading the ISL’s season opener after one day. And they owe much of that lead to star breaststroker Lilly King.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Sato’s 2:07.02 in 200 Breast

Japan has been a dominant world force in the men’s 200 breaststroke, and 19-year-old Shoma Sato is continuing to build that legacy.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Johnston’s Lifetime-Best 4:16.45

University of Texas freshman David Johnston kicked off his NCAA career on an extremely high note, with a lifetime-best 500 free at the Texas Intrasquad.

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