National Championships

Race Video: Katie Ledecky Wins 800 Free At US National Championships

Katie Ledecky won the women’s 800 freestyle on night one of the 2014 US National Championships.


USA Swimming Adds Bonus Entries For 18&u Swimmers At Winter National Championships

USA Swimming added 18&u bonus standards for the 2014 Winter National Championships, but the junior and senior national time standards have not changed from 2013.


Finnish National Records Come Crashing Down On Day 1 Of The Findland National Championships

On the first day of the Finnish National Championships, Eetu Piiroinen earned 816 Fina points with a new Finnish National Record in…

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Not Many Clues on Lochte’s Schedule in Nationals Psych Sheets

Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte had the most anticipated schedule on this year’s list. (Photo: Tim Binning/


US Worlds Trials Previews: Three Potential Medalists, Only Two Spots in Women’s 400 Free

Olympians Allison Schmitt (left) and Chloe Sutton (right) were both in the top 5 in the world last year, but will someone get left out in favor of fast-rising Katie Ledecky? (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/


Open Water National Team to be selected USA Swimming Castaic Lake Race

2012 USA Open Water Swimming Championships in Ft. Meyers. Photo credit, Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography


Day-By-Day Stories to Watch at 2012 Winter National Championships

Matt Grevers’ name dominates the record books for the Winter National Championships. (Photo Courtesy:


The Kara Lynn Joyce Swimming Photo Vault

Swim Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures

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Celebrity Swim Tuesday: Timothy Olyphant

Before Timothy Olyphant starred in movies and TV, he was a national swimming finalist in the 200 I.M.


What's Left Between Now and the World Championships

Yesterday, we took a look at the top swims through the various National Championship meets that we’ve already seen in…

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Zueva, Efimova Finalize Russian Nationals with More Top-3 Times

In a fitting end to the 2011 Russian National Championships and World Championship Trials, the women’s duet of Anastasia Zueva…

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Popova Takes Two More Titles, Another Russian Record on Day 5

Veronika Popova is ripping apart the Russian record books in Miscow. On the tail of her 100 free National Record…

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Morozov Finishes 4th in 50 free, Efimova Dominated 50 Breast on Day 4 in Russia

This was the day that American swim fans have been looking forward to: USC star Vlad Morozov’s first sprint-freestyle swim…

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Efimova Takes 100 Breaststroke, Izotov Ranks in World's Top-3 in the 200 free

Day 3 in Moscow absolutely lit up the scoreboard, including an onslaught of the international top-15 lists. Yulia Efimova is…


Russian Women Steal the Show from Donets and Crew; Popova Sets Russian Record in 100 free

First, let me say that it would not have been possible to follow Russian Nationals without the help of Tom…