Britta Steffen

The *Theoretical* Fastest Mixed Freestyle Relays of All-Time

In recent years, the Australians would’ve been capable of swimming a time nearly three seconds under the existing world record in the mixed 400 free relay.

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arena Swim of the Week: Mollie O’Callaghan Rips Fastest 100 Free Back-Half Ever

O’Callaghan closed her 100 free at Aussie Trials in 26.57, overtaking Britta Steffen (26.61) for the fastest second 50 in the event’s history.

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Yui Ohashi Becomes 7th Straight Women’s 200/400 IM Olympic Champion

Yui Ohashi has become the latest woman to pull off a seemingly IM-specific feat by winning 2 Olympic gold medals in the same discipline.

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Sarah Kohler Wins 1st OLY Pool Swimming Medal for Germany Since 2008 in 1500 FR

Germany’s Sarah Kohler became the first Olympic bronze medalist in the women’s 1500 free, now the No. 7 performer all-time at 15:42.91.

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German Olympic Trials Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Christian Diener, who finished 7th in Rio in the 200 backstroke, achieved the qualifying time this morning in prelims by .01 seconds

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Beyond The Lane Lines: End Of Year Awards Round-Up

Anton McKee has been named Male Swimmer of the Year in his native nation of Iceland. Read more in this week’s edition of Beyond the Lane Lines.

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Britta Steffen übernimmt neue Herausforderung als Laufbahnberaterin in Berlin

Rund acht Jahre nach ihrem Karriereende kehrt Britta Steffen wieder zurück ins Sportforum Hohenschönhausen und bezieht an diesem Dienstag ihr…

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Beyond The Lane Lines: Swimming Australia Looks For New Broadcast Home

Catch up on swim happenings from around the world in this edition of Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring Australia, Germany and more.

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Epic Swims: Britta Steffen Blows Away the 50 Freestyle World Record in Rome

Britta Steffen set the World Record in the 50 freestyle at the 2009 World Championships in Rome when she took a massive 0.23 off of the four-month-old mark.

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Sjostrom Fires Off 23.78 50 Free Scorcher To Hold 3 Of 5 Top Swims Ever

Sarah Sjostrom crushed the 5th fastest 50m free swim of all-time with her 23.78 gold medal-winning performance at Swedish Championships.

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van Almsick, Steffen zum Rücktritt von DSV Präsidentin Gabi Dörries

In der letzten Woche haben sich einige prominente Ex-Schwimmer zum Rücktritt von Gabi Dörries geäußert, die ihr Amt als DSV…

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Norbert Warnatzsch kehrt an den Beckenrand zurück – in Magdeburg

Trainerlegende Norbert Warnatzsch unterschrieb einen Zweijahresvertrag bis Ende 2020 beim Landessportbund Sachsen-Anhalt. Wie die Volksstimme (Autor: Daniel Hübner) berichtet, wird…

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Cate Campbell Breaks Commonwealth, Oceanic Records In 50 Free

Cate Campbell broke the Commonwealth Record en route to gold in the women’s 50 free.

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DSV Junioren trainieren nach dem neuen Kraftkonzept

Junioren Bundestrainer Mitja Zastrow hat 15 Sportler-/innen zum ersten Kraftlehrgang vom 27.09. bis 30.09. nach Heidelberg eingeladen. Unterstützt wurde er…

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Sjostrom Swims 2nd Fastest 50 Free Ever, Kromowidjojo 4th All-Time

Sarah Sjostrom won her third gold of the week in the women’s 50 free, swimming the 2nd fastest time in history.

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