Michael Andrew qualified for the 2018-2019 US National Team in all 4 strokes.
Ashley Twichell finished the 2018 Tiburon Mile just 6 seconds behind the men’s champion. It was her 4th-straight title in the women’s race.
In addition to the coaching staff, 3 current and former USA Swimming Open Water National Team members, including the defending World Champion in the 5k Ashley Twichell (above), will attend.
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Athletes who have qualified for the Pan Pacific Championships in open water swimming will be able to add pool events (and vice versa) in Tokyo, USA Swimming has confirmed.
Michael Brinegar was one of four Americans who punched their ticket to Pan Pacs on Thursday in France.
Tennessee Swimming’s David Heron won the Men’s Open Water National 5K on Sunday for back-to-back titles.
Check out post race interviews from 10K Open Water National champions Jordan Wilimovsky and Ashley Twichell.
2015 10km World Champion Jordan Wilimovsky leads the 2017-2018 US Men’s Open Water National Team.
Jordan Wilimovsky won defended his U.S. Open Water National 10K title in Tempe.
Jordan Wilimovsky will defend his 10K title this weekend at the U.S. Open Water Nationals in Tempe.
Olympians Haley Anderson and Jordan Wilimovsky and fellow 2017 FINA World Championships medalists Brendan Casey and Ashley Twichell are expected to headline the USA Swimming Open Water National Championships and Open Water Junior National Championships.
Haley Anderson captured the Crippen Cup 10k crown over the weekend.
The American pair of David Heron and Taylor Abbott dominated the Men’s 1.5K and 5K swims while American Pan Am Medalist Chelsea Colwill was in a league of her own in the 1.5K and 10K races and US Olympic medallist Ashley Whitney won the 5K at the 6th Barbados Open Water Festival last weekend.
Meynen, who has been undefeated in the 100 free at dual meets since her freshman season (2016-17), extended her winning streak with a 49.46 to outpace Wisconsin’s Emmy Sehmann (49.96).