Simone Manuel will compete for the first time in 2016, taking on Olympic silver medalist Aleksandra Gerasimenya in the 50 freestyle.
Nadadores latinoamericanos estaran commpitiendo en la tercera parada del arena pro swim series en Orlando, FL.
Many of swimming’s best, including Phelps, Ledecky, and Dressel will come together this weekend in Orlando for the third stop of the Arena Pro Swim Series.
Sprint freestyle and backstroker Etiene Medeiros will join her Brazilian teammates representing her country at the Arena Pro Swim Orlando at the end of this month.
Junior world record holder Brandonn Almeida is among Brazil’s list of competitors for the 2016 South American Championships
Leonardo de Deus grabbed two ‘A’ cuts at the Brazil Open, most likely locking down a spot on the Olympic team in both the 200 fly and the 200 back.
Bruno Fratus put up a world-leading 50 freestyle as the Brazilians continued to impress on the last night of competition.
Bruno Fratus scored a mark of 21.66 in the individual 50m freestyle this morning on the final day of competition in Brazil.
After tonight’s final, Nicolas Oliveira and Matheus Santana stand as Brazil’s 100m free selection while Marcelo Chierighini and Alan Vitoria participate on the 4x100m free relay.
Etiene Medeiros celebrates her new South American record and Olympic ‘A’ cut in the 100 free.
Etiene Medeiros snagged an Olympic “A” cut in the women’s 100 freestyle this morning, claiming a new South American Record to boot.
Brandonn Almeida celebrates his Junior World Record in the 400 IM. Look here for more photos from today’s Brazil Open.
Brandonn Almeida set a Junior World Record in the 400 IM tonight at the Brazil Open. Other highlights include a South American record from Guilherme Guido and two new FINA ‘A’ cuts.
Joao de Lucca will likely join Nicolas Oliveira, Guilherme Guido, Marcos Macedo, Henrique de Souza Martins, Nichloas Santos, and Joanna Maranho on the Brazilian Olympic team after this morning’s prelim swims.
The first of two Olympic-qualifying meets for Brazilian swimmers will kick off next week, as start lists for the 2015 Brazil Open have been released.