Two-time Olympic champ Ous Mellouli will be withdrawing from the FINA World Championships in Budapest due to a training injury, the Tunisian national tweeted today.
Britain’s Marathon Swimming Lead Bernie Dietzig says, “The World Championships is always incredibly competitive. We will be expecting a huge field in both the men’s and women’s 10km and we have done everything we can this season to be ready for this.”
It’s fast becoming one of swimming’s most fun rivalries.
Travel season is upon us, and for those of us looking for open water excursions this summer Boulder is more than happy to deliver.
Their 10-swimmer open water roster, including World Champion Rob Muffels, is almost as big as their 14-swimmer pool team.
Hungarian swimmer Kristof Rasovsky has won the 2nd leg of the LEN European Open Water Swimming Cup in Barcelona, giving him…
Italy’s Rachele Bruni took over the top spot on the women’s point standings on FINA’s Marathon Swimming World Cup with a win in Setubal, Portugal, while Hungarian upstart Kristof Rasovsky won a surprise title on the men’s side.
For at least the third time this year, Nicolo Martinenghi has broken a junior world record in the breaststroke.
orld champion open water swimmer Eva Fabian has written an open letter to FINA addressing its new rules on when to mandate wetsuits for open water races.
Becca Mann will be one of four Americans competing in the 10k Open Water event at the World University Games in August.
According to the Catalina Channel Swimming Federation, a team of six female swimmers recently completed the first all-female double crossing…
At 66, Pat Gallant-Charette became the oldest woman to swim across the English Channel o Saturday.
It’s no secret that the men’s 200 IM is set to see a massive power shift with the absences of three icons who had hogged the international medals between them for the past 15 seasons.
FINA’s new rule that allows the use of a wetsuit in open water races if the water temperature is below 68 degrees has swimmers all over the world weighing the benefits and downsides to suiting up in neoprene.
It’s no secret that Sarah Sjostrom is the world’s best sprint butterflyer by a wide margin. But she’s spent the past week proving that she might just be the best sprint freestyler, too.