Open Water

BlueSeventy Swim of the Week: Muller Avenges Rio DQ w/10K World Title

Disclaimer: BlueSeventy Swim of the Week is not meant to be a conclusive selection of the best overall swim of…

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Weertman Edges Wilimovsky By a Tenth For 10k World Title

Ferry Weertman (NED) edged Jordan Wilimovsky (USA) for 10k World Championship gold in Budapest.

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Ana Marcela Cunha Wins 10k Bronze After Post-Olympic Spleen Removal

Ana Marcela Cunha had a tough road to the bronze medal in the women’s 10k at the World Championships.

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China, Russia Top Medal Table Through Day 4 In Budapest

After four days in Budapest, China leads with five gold and eight total medals.

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Samantha Arevalo Makes Ecuadorian History With First-Ever Worlds Medal

Samantha Arevalo (left) achieved an unprecedented level of success among Ecuadorian aquatic sports on Sunday.

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Aurelie Muller Defends 10k Title, France Now 2-For-2 In Open Water

Aurelie Muller defended her women’s 10k World title on Sunday in Lake Balaton.

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Olivier Wins The First Gold of the Championships In Men’s 5k OW

France’s Marc-Antoine Olivier won the first gold medal of the 2017 FINA World Championships with a win in the men’s 5k.

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Ous Mellouli Withdraws From 2017 Worlds With Training Injury

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.

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British Open Water Swimmers Making Final Preparations For Budapest

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.”

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Blueseventy Swim of the Week: Schooling Fires Back

It’s fast becoming one of swimming’s most fun rivalries.

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4 Reasons Why Boulder Should Be Your Open Water Adventure This Summer

Travel season is upon us, and for those of us looking for open water excursions this summer Boulder is more than happy to deliver.

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Germany Names 10 Swimmers to World Champs Roster in Open Water

Their 10-swimmer open water roster, including World Champion Rob Muffels, is almost as big as their 14-swimmer pool team.

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Kristof Rasovsky Wins 2nd-Straight European Open Water Cup Race

Hungarian swimmer Kristof Rasovsky has won the 2nd leg of the LEN European Open Water Swimming Cup in Barcelona, giving him…

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Bruni Takes Marathon World Cup Lead With Setubal Win

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.

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Blueseventy Swim of the Week: Martinenghi Keeps Slashing WJRs

For at least the third time this year, Nicolo Martinenghi has broken a junior world record in the breaststroke.

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