Five things we noticed from day one of the 2015 World University Games in Gwangju, South Korea…
Sarah Henry won the first gold medal of the World University Games. Her victory in the 400 IM was the first of three golds for Team USA.
Henrique Martins hit a top-10 ranked world time to lead the 50 fly, highlighting the opening session of the 2015 World University Games.
This new generation of British talent is also pushing the veterans of British Swimming to help the country move forward.
2012 Olympian Craig Benson was on the short-end of a crowded British breaststroke field, but has received a consolation of a trip to the World University Games.
Scottish breaststroker Craig Benson (above) went his first 100 breaststroke PB in two years on Saturday at the Royal Commonwealth pool in Edinburgh.
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Three big names have been bouncing around this year in the men’s 200 breaststroke as the big medal favorites. The…
Siobhan-Marie O’Connor set a new personal best in one of her primary events this weekend. (Stock Photo: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
British Olympic medalist Keri-Anne Payne has chosen where she’ll train going forward (Photo courtesy: Mike Lewis/OlaVistaPhotography.com)
Lougborough’s Fran Halsall, under the direction of a new coach, is one of the stars of a deep British Worlds team. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Fran Halsall is one of the stars of the Loughborough sprint group that has a new coach. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Sun Yang hammered the World Record in the men’s 1500 free (Photo Courtesy: US Presswire)
The Americans have chosen Allison Schmitt to anchor their finals medley relay. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Lochte broke the grill out as he accepted the first gold medal of the 2012 Olympic swim meet. (Photo Courtesy: US Presswire)