Previews & Recaps

47-Year-Old Steve West Pops 1:04.99 100 BR LCM at NOVA Grand Challenge

47-year-old Steve West of Irvine Novaquatics broke his year-old Masters world record for the 45-49 age group in the 100 breast with a 1:04.99.

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5 Swimmers To Watch At the 2019 Speedo Grand Challenge

100 back world record-holder Ryan Murphy was top 2 in the world last year in both backstrokes, and he leads a loaded (and California-centric) backstroke field in Irvine.

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A Look At Combined Results From Bloomington and Atlanta (Plus a Few Others)

A look at combined results from the Bloomington Pro Series and Atlanta Classic.

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Star-Studded 2019 Glasgow Int’l Meet Kicks Off On Friday

Scottish Olympian Duncan Scott will be swimming some ‘off’ events at the 2019 Glasgow International Swim Meet taking place this weekend.

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2019 Pori Int’l Swimming Classic Preview (Finland)

Finnish sprint ace Ari Pekka Liukkonen will be in the water this weekend, racing at the 2019 Pori International Swimming Classic.

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14-Year Old Phenom Chikunova Wins 200 Breast at Russian Junior Championships

Russian Junior Swimming Championships May 15th-19th, 2019 Sura Water Sports Palace, Penza, Russia Boys aged 17-18 (2001-2002), Girls aged 15-17…

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5 Races To Watch, Prize Money Info For 2019 Mel Zajac International

A Markus Thormeyer-Luca Urlando showdown in the 200 free (with both putting up lifetime-bests within two tenths of each other within the past three months) could be a highlight of the junior-heavy Mel Zajac International Meet in Canada.

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Photos & Quotes From 2019 Korean Trials: Kim Seoyeong Is Gunning For A Medal

Catch some sights and sounds from the 2019 Korean Trials that just wrapped up at Gimcheon Swimming Pool.

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Korean World Championships Finalist An Sehyeon Misses Gwangju Qualification

Korean medal hopeful An Sehyeon missed qualifying for this summer’s World Championships in both the 100m and 200m fly events, although her nation’s official roster for Gwangju won’t be released until next week.

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Chloe Freeman’s 100 Fly/500 Free Combo Leads Palo Verde Wins At Nevada 4A State

Palo Verde won girls and boys titles in Nevada’s 2019 class 4A state meet, with Chloe Freeman winning two individual titles for the girls and Tyler Edlefsen two for the boys.

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Crews, Pouch Smash Records In Back-And-Forth Thriller at Nevada 3A HS Champs

The boys meet was a high-stakes duel between Truckee sophomore Kaikea Crews and Boulder City senior AJ Pouch. Each set two individual state records in a series of back-and-forth blows, but it was Crews’ Truckee team that came through with an 8-point victory.

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Kate Douglass Hits PRs in All Five Disciplines at Atlanta Classic

Her times in the 50 free, 200 IM, and 100 fly move her into the top 10 rankings in 17-18 history.

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Eckerman Splits 19.8 As Cherry Creek Wins Colorado 5A Boys Title

Cherry Creek High School won its first Colorado 5A state title since 1994, sweeping all three relays in an impressive sprint showing.

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Lawrence HS Girls Win First Kansas 6A State Championship Title In Over 15 Years

The Lawrence High School Girls put a halt to Wichita-East’s two year streak at the 2019 Kansas 6A State Championships.

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Bishop Carroll Girls Take Home A Program First Kansas 1A–5A State Championship

At the 2019 Kansas 1A-5A Girls State Championships, Bishop Carroll took home their first team title in school history.

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