Jiayu threw down a 51.86, clearing the former Asian Record of 52.24 and missing Ryan Murphy’s World Record by just a hundredth of a second.
Ryan Murphy, on the men’s side of Team USA, is it. He’s the star. After Rio, after taking three Olympic…
In honor of this special time of year we will showcase 36 of our Olympian clinicians that are not only great swimmers but great people that love to inspire kids.
Aaron Peirsol (above) and Andrea Hayes are both being inducted into the Texas Athletics Hall of Honor in October.
The time block from 10 pm – 10:15 pm ET yesterday (during the men’s 4 x 100 medley relay) saw the highest spike in viewership for NBC watchers this Olympics.
Both the USA and Canada took rocky roads to get to Rio, but both ultimately delivered better than one could have predicted.
Ryan Murphy led off the American 400 medley relay in a new world record of 51.85 in the men’s 100 back.
Tonight after his three-way silver in the 100 fly, Phelps was quoted saying that his is standing by his plan to retire.
Heading into Rio, the USA streak was under fire, and it looked like the tradition of USA gold in the men’s Olympic backstroke races could have been coming to an end. That was until tonight, When Team USA’s up and comer Ryan Murphy completed his sweep of the backstroke races, winning the race in 1:53.62.
Counting finals swims only, Katinka Hosszu’s world-record-smashing 400 IM was by far the most dominant swim of night one.
On day 3 of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, Team USA newcomer Ryan Murphy won his first ever Olympic gold medal in Olympic Record fashion.
Ryan Murphy extended the Americans streak to six consecutive gold medals in the men’s 100 backstroke.
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