After competing in this morning’s prelims, swimmers are now gearing up for the finals session, which will feature the 400 free, 50 free, 50 back, 50 fly, 50 breast, and 200 mystery IM
Canadian junior star Taylor Ruck won’t make an appearance in the 50 free or 50 back tonight.
After taking down the Pool Record in last night’s 400 IM, World Champion Chase Kalisz will be going after the IM sweep in tonight’s 200 IM final.
Day 2 of the Pro Series will feature the 100 back, 200 fly, 100 breast, 100 free, 200 IM, and 800 free.
Zhang Yufei chased after her down the final stretch, but Amanda Kendall was able to hold her off by a tenth to win it in 58.29
New year, new format and loads of fun: the Austin Pro Swim Series kicked off today and we’ve got images…
After what he thought was a disappointing Winter Nationals, Chase Kalisz will begin his long course season on Thursday with a 400 IM – an event where he’s the current World Champion.
USA Swimming tweeted out the four starting SwimSquad rosters during this morning’s prelims sessions, with a couple of key changes from our predictions earlier this week. That includes #4 overall pick Leah Smith not starting for Team Sandeno.
Team Natalie Coughlin has some tough choices to make before Austin, including whether to start #7 overall pick Melanie Margalis as an IMer, breaststroker or in the flex spot.
The final prelims session of the weekend will hold the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 fly.
On the men’s side, Zane Grothe (200 free) is back in action after taking down the 500 free American Record last night.
Day 3 of Winter Nationals kicks off with the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back.
On Sunday, four retired Olympians will draft SwimSquads for the 2018 Pro Swim Series. We’re predicting the picks in advance.
Day 2 of the 2017 College Challenge kicks off at 10:30 a.m. at USC’s Uytengsu Aquatics Center.