2016 U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM TRIALS Sunday June 26th-Sunday July 3rd, 2016 Century Link Center – Omaha, Nebraska Friday-Sunday – Prelims – 11:00…
The psych sheet is finally here, so we have essentially all the pre Trials information we are going to get….
Rising Auburn sophomore Aly Tetzloff, originally from Indiana, snuck under the OT cut in two races over the weekend to punch her ticket to Omaha.
The race for the top 6 spots should be extremely close, and we may see at least 8 swimmers under the 54 barrier. The race for and individual Olympic bid in this event will be even more exciting, with the likes of Franklin, Manuel, Weitzeil, Coughlin, and possibly Ledecky contesting for a top 2 finish.
Josh Prenot finished over 5 seconds faster than anyone else in the 200 breast final, clocking a 2:09.49. That clips his previous season best of 2:09.50 from Arena Pro Swim Orlando.
Katie Ledecky posted one of the world’s fastest times in the prelims of the 200 free, but how fast will she be in finals after also swimming a monster 400 IM and almost chasing down NCAA champion Ella Eastin?
The Atlanta Classic kicks off this morning with world, national, and NCAA champions converging at Georgia Tech to square-off in the long course pool, in another opportunity to prepare for the Olympics and Olympic Trials.
Louisville head coach Arthur Albiero says the city of Louisville will be “electric” during next week’s Tyr Derby Pro Swim Meet, which will be part of the festivities leading up to the world-famous Kentucky Derby horse race.
With their 800 free relay win tonight, Georgia ties the record for most overall 800 free relay wins with Stanford.
Josh Schneider, Michael Andrew, Amanda Weir and Megan Romano Lead Stellar Field in the Inaugural TYR Derby Pro Swim Meet Hosted by the University of Louisville.
SwimMac’s Cullen Jones came out on top in a clash with teammate Jimmy Feigen in the 100m freestyle.
Even with Olympians, national champions, and World Record holders in attendance, 16-year old Erica Laning managed to carve out a headline on day 1 of the Southern Premier meet.
Ryan Lochte will compete at the Southern Premiere Meet this weekend in many events, including the 200 fly and 400 IM.
Michael Phelps (above), Nathan Adrian, and Katie Ledecky are among the swimmers expected in Atlanta, despite being the same weekend as the Pro Swim Series meet at Charlotte.
Arena Pro Swim Series in Austin, Texas, day 1 prelims recap.