American Lisa Bratton broke the World University Games Meet Record in the women’s 200 back as she won gold in a time of 2:07.91.
Tatjana Schoenmaker took down the South African Record in the women’s 100 breaststroke in the semi-finals at the World University Games in Napoli.
Tayla Lovemore broke the South African Record in the 50 fly en route to winning gold at the World University Games in Napoli.
The Americans will continue their momentum with new Universiade record-holders Ian Finnerty and Asia Seidt headlining the Friday finals session.
Veronica BURCHILL, Claire RASMUS, Catie DELOOF, and Gabby DELOOF broke the meet record in the women’s 4×100 free at XXX Summer Universiade.
Zach Apple moved from 8th to 7th on the all-time list of 100 freestylers after blasting a 47.79 leadoff on the men’s 400 free relay at WUGs.
Abbie Wood of Great Britain missed the start of the women’s 400 IM final at World University Games. Team GBR has filed an appeal with FISU.
Dean Farris will look to help lead the U.S. men to gold in the 400 free relay after dropping a 47.08 relay split during the preliminaries.
Zach Apple celebrated Independence Day in Italy with the 7th-fastest 100 free by an American in history. Catch up on what you missed while celebrating.
Gabby DeLoof anchored the USA relay in 53.87, helping to break the World University Games record last set by the Americans in 2015.
During the semis of the women’s 200 back, Kentucky swimmer Asia Seidt broke the World University Games record with a 2:08.81.
Tate Jackson led off in 48.36, followed by Dean Farris, who smoked a 47.08 that is one of the fastest splits of all-time.
Many meet records with be on the prowl for the opening finals session, including a big threat from the USA in the men’s 400 free relay.
The first day of competition at the 2019 World University Games will feature seven individual races, plus both 4×100 free relays.