The third stop of the 2017 Arena Pro Swim series kicked off this morning in Mesa, Arizona. Final heats for the 100 freestyles, 200 breaststrokes, 100 butterflys and 400 freestyles will be stacked with Olympians and international stars.
Canyons Aquatic Club’s Amanda Kendall closed out the 2017 American Short Course Championships on a winning note, sweeping the sprint freestyles.
U.S. Olympic medalist Amanda Weir took on the 200 free on day 2, using her front half speed to lead from start to finish.
Amanda Kendall (22.10) and Isabella Arcila (22.48) finished 1st and 2nd, respectively, in the 50 free– both representing Canyons Aquatic Club.
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Abbey Weitzeil is a young star in the making who will be vying for a spot on the Olympic team in the 50 free.
Natalie Coughlin (above) certainly delivered, turning in the 4th-fastest time in the world this year with her 400 medley lead off.
Nina Rangelova (left) and Breeja Larson (right) were among the stars of the 2015 Bill Nixon Memorial Invite.
Megan Romano starred at last weekend’s Bill Nixon Memorial Invite.
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With four of last year’s six national teamers retired or taking time away from the pool, the door is open for fresh talent behind 2012 Olympian Claire Donahue.
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Simone Manuel has dropped the 200 free from her Friday schedule so that she may focus on the 50 instead.
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