Olympic Gold Medalist Chad le Clos will be opening his own swimming academy in 2017 in his home country of South Africa.
Romachuk completed his sweep of the distance races in today’s 1500 free. His 14:15.49 in that race crushed the previous World Cup Record of 14:27.65 set by Italy’s Gregorio Paltrinieri in 2013.
At the last 5 World Cup meets in a row, Ottesen had picked up gold in the 100 fly, but Hosszu edged her out by hundredths this time with a 56.02 to Ottesen’s 56.08.
South Africa’s Cameron van der Burgh announced plans to move to a new training base and to begin preparing for his professional life after swimming.
Le Clos wants to take back what he considers ‘his’ at the World Championships in Budapest next year.
2016 FINA World Cup – Singapore Friday, October 21 – Saturday, October 22, 2016 OCBC Aquatic Centre, Singapore Prelims 9…
Two of South Africa’s most famous swimmers were in the pool today at the 12th CANA African Swimming Championships.
Chad le Clos, a four-time champion at the 2014 World Short Course Championships, is among 18 swimmers named to South Africa’s roster for the 2016 edition.
South African coach Graham Hill is publishing a series of videos entitled “The Hill,” in which he expounds on the state of South African sports, especially swimming.
The Iron Lady captured her 200th career World Cup gold medal this past Sunday, which is her 46th gold medal on this year’s World Cup tour.
Katinka Hosszu continues to break new barriers with her monstrous World Cup schedules.
South Africa’s Chad le Clos outscored series leader Vladimir Morozov 78-48 at the Doha World Cup, but Morozov maintains his series points lead and also wrapped up a win in the tour’s second cluster.
Chad le Clos and Jeanette Ottesen each cracked $100,000 in total World Cup prize earnings after the conclusion of the tour’s second cluster and its massive cluster bonus checks.
Katinka Hosszu won 4 events on day 2 of the 2016 FINA World Cup stop in Doha, but one of those wins was a tie with Australia’s Madeline Groves.
Japanese Olympic medalist Daiya Seto had a successful triple today, picking up a total of 3 medals.