Anton Chupkov will return in 2019 to defend his World Championship in the 200 meter breaststroke.
Yulia Efimova, who has already secured a spot on the World Championship team in the 50 breaststroke, has ostensibly missed the chance to defend her World Championship in the 200 breaststroke.
Maria Kameneva posted a 54.14 100 freestyle on day 1 of the Russian Federal District Zonal meet in Obninsk.
Grigory Tarasevich qualified for the Russian Short Course Worlds team on the final night of Nationals in the men’s 200 back.
Daniil Pasynkov added his name to Russia’s SC Worlds team at their National Championships in Kazan with a big win in the men’s 400 IM.
Daria Ustinova threw down a Worlds qualifying 2:02.25 in the women’s 200 back in Kazan.
Prigoda has now swum his way onto the top 10 performers of all time list. He sits at 10th with his time from tonight’s semis.
Kirill Prigoda lowered the Russian record in the men’s 50 breast, clocking a time of 26.91.
Federica Pellegrini will get an opportunity to flex her muscles in her trademark race, the 200 freestyle. She will face plenty of competition including Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu and Sweden’s Sarah Sjoestroem along the way though.
50 breaststroke British teenager Adam Peaty swam at his first major international competition at the Commonwealth Games and showed that his inexperience…
Cal Golden Bear Anthony Ervin had the fastest morning swim in the 100 free, though it took as much to even get him into the final.
The 2014 Russian National Championships will be held in Moscow from May 13th-17th…