Buone prestazioni ai campionati greci disputati a inizio agosto, tra le star hanno spiccato Christou, Gkolomeev e Vazaios.
Backstroking ace Apostolos Christou notched an Olympic-qualifying time in the 100m back while competing at Greek nationals this month.
This fall, Austrian Olympian Felix Auboeck will be joining the Loughborough University training group and studying at the school in England.
Hansson, a three-time NCAA champion, will move to Loughborough to train for two years while pursuing her Master’s Degree in International Business.
Vazaios will join coaches Ian Hulme and Andi Manley in Loughborough while pursuing his Master’s degree after spending the last four years at NC State.
Vazaios made the tough decision to return to his home in Greece to live and train after he graduated from NC State this past December.
Top seed Katie Ledecky is out for the final day of competition. Ledecky, who won the 1500 free, 400 free, and 200 free here, has scratched the 800 free.
U.S. Olympian Tom Shields, a California postgrad, has scratched out of his signature 100 fly. Shields, however, will still swim the 200 free.
The 2020 Greek Open Winter Championships concluded over the weekend, with rising stars and seasoned elites taking to the OAKA Swimming Pool.
Tom Shields swam a lifetime best and is now the 4th-best performer in 200 yard fly history after a 1:38.80 on Friday in San Diego.
A number of stars will be absent from the ISL finale in Las Vegas next weekend, including Katinka Hosszu (above) and Vlad Morozov, both meet MVPs.
Russia topped the overall European Short Course Championships medal table, but Greece is among the nations that made major improvements from 2017.
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Russia’s Kliment Kolesnikov is set to take on the men’s 100m free/100m IM double to close out his European Short Course Championships.
Duncan Scott broke Scottish Records in both the 100 free and 100 IM on Saturday at the European Short Course Swimming Championships.