Pour la première fois depuis quelques années, Katie LEDECKY a été, sinon menacée ou rejointe, approchée dans un 400 mètres nage libre.
We have the Olympic champ racing in the 400 free with Mack Horton set to battle Zane Grothe and Jack McLoughlin.
Australian Ariarne Titmus became the third woman ever under four minutes in the 400 freestyle with a new Commonwealth Record.
Rikako Ikee comes in as the favorite in the women’s 100 fly on day 3 of the Pan Pacific Championships
Caeleb Dressel races for the win and a Worlds spot in the men’s 100 free tonight.
Katie McLaughlin uncorked a very impressive 1:55.47 relay split for the Americans on the 800 free relay in Tokyo.
Ariarne Titmus led the Australian women to a new Commonwealth Record in the women’s 4×200 free relay.
Japan’s Yui Ohashi is the heavy favorite for the women’s 400 IM victory, while World Champion Chase Kalisz battles Japanese Olympic champion Kosuke Hagino in the men’s race.
Katie Ledecky broke her own meet record to win gold in the women’s 800 free at the Pan Pacific Championships.
Rikako Ikee lowered her own 200 free Asian Record to win silver at the Pan Pacific Championships.
Ariarne Titmus broke the Oceanian and Australian Records in the women’s 800 freestyle at the Pan Pacific Championships.
Chase Kalisz will compete in the men’s 400 IM on day 1 of the Pan Pacific Championships.
Start lists for the first day of Pan Pacs show a number of notable scratches, including third and fourth seeds Ariarne Titmus and Emma McKeon following up on their hints at dropping the 200 free, #3 400 IM seed Sydney Pickrem scratching all three of her events for Canada and American Caeleb Dressel opting out of the 100 breast.
Charlotte BONNET est devenue championne d’Europe du 200 mètres. On s’attendait à un duel serré avec la Néerlandaise Femke HEEMSKERK, mais la Niçoise a obtenu le verdict plus facilement que prévu.
Citing ‘form and technical issues’, former Aussie national champion Jess Ashwood has withdrawn from Pan Pacs.