Regan Smith is set to swim a double: the 200 free and 100 fly. The 200 free field includes Olympic champions Manuel, Oleksiak, and Schmitt.
Regan Smith broke through the 58 second barrier in the 100 fly in a big waiting, setting a new NAG while coming in 2nd tonight in Knoxville.
Tennessee’s Erika Brown drops the 200 free for the 100 fly and teen distance star Erica Sullivan drops both of her day 2 finals spots.
This morning, the 200 free, 100 breast, 100 fly, and 400 IM will be contested at the first prelims session of the 2020 Pro Swim Series- Knoxville.
The ISL will allow Russian athletes to compete, as long as they don’t have a prior doping ban, despite WADA’s four-year ban on Russia as a nation.
It was a record-breaking weekend in Atlanta, with 18 US Open meet records broken and just 10 now remaining.
Chase Kalisz has dropped the 200 BR on night 4 of the US Open after finishing 9th in prelims, meanwhile, Kieran Smith will contest only in the 200 BK A-final.
Teen Torri Huske upset Kelsi Dahlia in a tight 100 fly final while Phoebe Bacon upset world record-holder Regan Smith in the 100 back. Watch the races here.
Andrew Wilson of Athens Bulldog Swim Club broke the U.S. Open meet record in the 100 breast in prelims with 59.28.
World record holder Caeleb Dressel is slated to swim both the 100 fly and the 200 free during prelims of Day 3 of the 2019 US Open Championships.
The 19-year-old clocked a time of 57.64 to overtake Russian Arina Surkova (57.78) for the top time in the world for the 2019-20 season.
Hali Flickinger’s 8 races this week in Greensboro have all been on back-to-backs.
National Teamer Ella Eastin (above) has scratched the 400 free on Thursday to focus on the 100 breaststroke and 200 butterfly instead.
The facts in the cases of Will Licon and Amanda Kendall appear to be the same, but USADA gave the two athletes very different punishments.
In 44 strokes, Torri Huske took down Mary T. Meagher’s 38-year-old 15-16 National Age Group Record in the 100 LCM butterfly, posting a final time of 57.80.