Missy Franklin will face international juggernauts Katinka Hosszu and Femke Heemskerk as well as American stalwarts Simone Manuel and Allison Schmitt in the 200 freestyle tonight.
MIchael Phelps dives in for the 200 free, where he is seeded 2nd going into finals.
It’s been a long layoff for Missy Franklin since an explosive NCAA Championships, but the Olympic champ will make her professional debut in Santa Clara this week.
The start lists for the first stop on the Mare Nostrum series have been published, with world record-breaking breaststroker Adam Peaty among the biggest names.
Dutch swimmer Femke Heemskerk broke a highlight national record on Sunday in Eindhoven, and above is the full race video.
Swedish swimmer Sarah Sjostrom won two events and became the first Swedish woman ever under 1 minute in the 100 meter backstroke on Sunday in Eindhoven.
Dutch freestyler Femke Heemskerk has moved into the top 10 of two different events this weekend in Eindhoven.
The Netherlands’ Femke Heemskerk blasted a 52.79 100m freestyle to top the 2015 world rankings, as well as to slide into history as the 6th-fastest performer of all time in the event.
Femke Heemskerk became the first Dutch woman to go sub-1:55 on Friday at the Eindhoven Swim Cup.
Dutch swimmer Femke Heemskerk has crushed her own Dutch Record in the women’s 200 freestyle and jumped up to 4th on…
Star sprinter Ranomi Kromowidjojo also won an event on the opening day of Eindhoven’s Swim Cup.
With several European national championships, most of them also trials for World championships in Kazan, around the corner or just…
Sarah Sjostrom, Ranomi Kromowidjojo, Femke Heemskerk, Inge Dekker, Cameron van der Burgh and Velimir Stepanovic are a few of the athletes taking part in this year’s Swim Cup…
Ranomi Kromowidjojo was one of 11 swimmers who recorded top 10 times today in Milan…
The home crowd was animated during the 100 back showdown between Camille Lacourt of Marseille and Jérémy Stravius of Amiens; this time Lacourt came out on top with 53.60. Stage 2 of FFN’s Golden Tour wraps up on Sunday.