Previews & Recaps

16-Year-Old Pickett Blasts 22.66 to Equal Lifetime Best and New Zealand Age Record

16-Year Old Michael Pickett (pictured) dominated the 16-year 50m freestyle to equal his own age group record in 22.66 marking one of three  age group records set on the second night of racing at the New Zealand Age Champs.

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Renshaw Most Likely Adds Name To British Short List For Gwangju

Molly Renshaw dipped under Britain’s selection time #2, so it’s probable she will represent the nation this summer at the World Championships.

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2019 British Swimming Championships: Day 2 Finals Recap

James Guy will go for the men’s 200m fly national title tonight at the 2019 British Swimming Championships.

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2019 French Elite Nationals: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Béryl Gastaldello is the top seed in the women’s 100 back on Day 2 finals at the 2019 French Elite Nationals in Rennes.

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2019 British Swimming Championships: Day 2 Prelims Recap

As Adam Peaty tries to take another gold in Glasgow in the men’s 50m breast James Guy will set himself up for a 200 fly World Championships bid.

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Michael Gunning Breaks Jamaican Record With 1:59 Fly At British Nats

25-year-old Michael Gunning broke a Jamaican record in the 200 long course meter fly, swimming in heats of British Nationals.

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Edwards-Smith Breaks AUS Age Record With 55.0 Back On Day 3 of Age Champs

16-year-old Joshua Edwards-Smith broke an Australian age record on day 3 of the Age Championshoips, going 55.01 in the 100 back.

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2019 French Elite Nationals: Day 2 Prelims Recap

Charlotte Bonnet, who is already qualfied for World Champs in th 100 and 200 free, hit the FINA A cut to take the top seed by over 2-tenths of a second this morning.

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Hibbott, O’Connor Opt Out of Prelims for Day 2 of British Champs

Heading into day 2 prelims of the British Championships, 200 free runner-up Holly Hibbott and versatile Siobhan-Marie O’Connor scratched out of their respective races.

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Beryl Gastaldello Breaks French Nationals Meet Record in 100 Fly – 57.69

That time not only set a new Championship Record for French Nationals, it also landed Gastaldello 10th in the world rankings this year.

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3 National Records Fall on Opening Day of New Zealand Age Champs

Erika Fairweather (pictured) blasted her way to a record-setting time of 55.60 in the 15-year-old Women’s 100m freestyle.

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2019 British C’ships Day 1 Surprise Swim Of The Day: Katie Goodburn

SwimSwam’s Surprise Swim of the Day at British Championships – Katie Goodburn’s 4th place finish in the women’s 50m breaststroke.

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Peaty Represents Sole ‘For Sure’ Worlds Qualifier After British Day 1

Through day 1 of the 2019 British Swimming Championships, only one swimmer secured an outright qualifying mark to notch his name on the British roster for this summer’s World Championships.

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Peaty Throws Down Menacing 57.87 With 26.63 Opener At 2019 British C’ships

While competing on day 1 of the 2019 British Swimming Championships, Adam Peaty proved once again that he is the ultimate 100m breaststroke king of the world.

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2019 British Swimming Championships Day 1 Finals Recap

Adam Peaty is headed towards possible history tonight in the men’s 100m breast after already clocking 58.55 in prelims.

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