Alexander Krasnykh will be among 21 Russians competing on the Mare Nostrum circuit in early June.
The names are out for the Russian Olympic team. 34 swimmers are officially going to Rio, 4 have another chance at Euros, and, if her suspension falls through, Efimova will jump onto the roster automatically.
Vladimir Morozov had his first individual swim of the meet this morning in the men’s 100 freestyle.
There are Russia Olympic team spots in four events on the third day of the Russian Olympic Trials…
Danila Izotov will compete in the men’s 200 free semi-finals at day 2 finals in Russia.
Evgeny Rylov posted an 8th ranked 53.25 in the 100 back this morning, putting him well under the Russian Olympic qualifying standard.
Ryan Lochte will be joining the USA men’s 4×200 team for this evening’s finals, trying to preserve his team’s streak of gold medals in this event.
The St. Petersburg Cup was in full swing in Russia over the weekend, where key members of the Russian team…
On Friday, USA Swimming posted the following Tweet highlighting the dire challenge of American sprinting so far in 2015. Since then, the situation has gotten even more dire, with Katsumi Nakamura going a 48.41 in the 100m freestyle at the Japan Open.
Will Yulia Efimova add to Russia’s overall medal standings in the country’s quest to finish overall top three in Rio?
After the completion of the 2015 Russian Championships, the Russian Swimming Federation (RSF) has named 33 swimmers to their roster for the 2015 World Championships which will be held in the Russian city of Kazan.
50 backstroke junior world record holder Evgeny Rylov took the men’s 200 backstroke with ease posting a time of 1:56.44…
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