9 years after winning Olympic bronze in the 100 freestyle, Brent Hayden continues to impress and has just helped his country to a new national record.
American superstar Katie Ledecky has her first opportunity for Olympic gold in Tokyo on Day 2 in the women’s 400 freestyle final.
Canada’s Maggie MacNeil got today’s finals rolling with an Americas Record, while Zach Apple anchored the USA men to 4×100 freestyle gold at the end.
After the women’s 400 free relay left the U.S. coaching staff with a deep calculus to make, the men’s 400 free relay will be straight-forward on Monday.
Swimming’s Top Ten Tweets for the week
Countries are beginning group training as Tokyo draws near. Some are training together in their home country while others are getting to know the Tokyo pool.
After bringing the world junior record to a 47.56 on day 1 of the European Junior Championships, David Popovici has done it again with a 47.30.
We’re back this week with swimming’s TopTenTweets presented by Arena, where we round up the best of the swimming Twitterverse.
As the swimmers prepare for Tokyo, follow the Canadian Olympic Team on Twitter and Instagram which features MacNeil, Oleksiak, Sanchez, and Ruck.
Brent Hayden will make his fourth Olympic appearance in Tokyo after winning the men’s 50 freestyle at the Canadian Trials in Toronto.
Siphiwe Beleka sarà il nuotatore più anziano della storia delle olimpiadi a 50 anni, e il primo a rappresentare il Guinea-Bissau
While he injured his arm and didn’t race the A final, Yuri Kisil is not yet out of the running to race the 100 free in Tokyo.
Dopo essersi qualificato per le Olimpiadi di Tokyo nei 50 metri stile libero maschili, Brent Hayden ha rinunciato alla finale dei 100
Follow along here for live updates and analysis as racing gets underway on night 4 of the Canadian Olympic Swimming Trials.
After qualifying for the Olympic team in the 50 freestyle on night 3, Brent Hayden has decided not to swim the 100 freestyle final.