After an athlete from the New York Breakers tested positive for COVID-19, the whole team will isolate until at least Saturday, officials stated.
Marco Koch will return to the NY Breakers and needs to use his experience as an elite-level breaststroker to lead the NY Breakers.
World record holder Sarah Sjostrom has one last shot to reach the podium in Tokyo after overcoming a broken elbow earlier this year.
While it’s coming to a close, swimming at the Tokyo 2020 Games isn’t over yet. Get caught up here as we prepare for the 15th and final session.
Italy took down National Records in the women’s 4×100 medley relay and 4×100 mixed medley relay (above.) Great Britain broke the mixed medley relay WR.
Daniel Wiffen and Felix Auboeck won the first 2 heats of the men’s 1500 free, breaking the Irish and Austrian national records along the way.
Great Britain’s 4×200 free relay broke the European Record set by Russia at the 2009 World Championship. Hungary and Germany joined the European medal table.
Eight new national records were set in the men’s 800 free prelims, led by Ukraine’s Mykhailo Romanchuk who sets the inaugural Olympic Record in 7:41.28.
Adam Peaty was in his element on day one, sporting a mustache while comfortably winning the 100 breast semifinal. There were no European medalists on day one.
Australia’s Emma McKeon should swim twice tonight, leading 100 fly semifinals and swimming a leg on Australia’s world-record-hopeful 4×100 free relay.
On the slate include the men’s 400 IM final, women’s 100 FL semis, men’s 400 FR final, women’s 400 IM final, men’s 100 BR semis, and the women’s 400 FR relay.
Prima sessione di finali olimpiche nella notte italiana per i Giochi di Tokyo 2020, 7 i nuotatori italiani impegnati in vasca
Alle Olimpiadi di Tokyo 2020 si assegneranno tra poco le prime medaglie per il nuoto in vasca. anteprima finali day 1 e start list
Felix Auboeck comenzó su debut olímpico en Tokio con un récord nacional austriaco en la cuarta serie de 400 libre masculino.
Meet Henning Müehlleitner, the fast-improving 400 freestyle ace, who claimed the top seed for the final at the 2020 Olympic Games.