Gregorio Paltrinieri

2016 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 4 PRELIMS LIVE RECAP

2016 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 4 Monday, May 16th – Sunday, May 22nd Prelims: 10:00 AM (London Time) / 5:00 AM (Eastern…

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2016 European Championships: Day 3 Finals Photo Vault

Sebastiaan Verschuren of the Netherlands was a winner on day 3 at the European Championships, claiming the men’s 200 freestyle.

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Italy Grabs the Lead in Euros Medals Table After Paltrinieri Record

Italy’s 2 gold medals, 4 silvers, and 1 bronze leaves it atop the table after day 3, but Britain has them beat by another sort with 8 in all.

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Gregorio Paltrinieri: “My goal is a gold in Rio”

While there were several swims of special significance, the 1500 that was swum by Italy’s Gregorio Paltrinieri was the most momentous.

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Photo Vault: Gregorio Paltrinieri Sets European Record in 1500 Free

Gregorio Paltrinieri had an amazing swim in the men’s 1500 winning gold and setting a new European record.

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Watch: Day 3 Finals Videos From the European Championships

Sarah Sjostrom raced to her second gold medal of the championships in the women’s 100 freestyle on day 3.

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Jan Micka Breaks Own Czech Record in 1500 Freestyle At Europeans

Jan Micka of the Czech Republic set a new national record in the men’s 1500m freestyle.

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Watch: Gregorio Paltrinieri Swim 2nd Fastest 1500 of All-Time

Gregorio Paltrinieri swam the second fastest 1500 free of all-time to win the European Championship title in a new European record of 14:34.04.

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2016 European Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Lithuania’s Ruta Meilutyte goes after the women’s 100m breaststroke title during tonight’s finals of the 2016 European Championships.

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Gregorio Paltrinieri Swims 2nd-Fastest 1500 Free of All-Time in London

Italy’s Gregorio Paltrinieri has swum the 2nd-fastest 1500 free in history and broken the European Record in the process.

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2016 European Championships Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Ruta Meilutyte looks to continue her successful comeback in London

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Italian Olympic Qualifiers Thus Far; Euro Champs Roster Announced

Federica Pellegrini will swim in her fourth-straight Olympiad this summer representing Italy.

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4 Men Punch Rio Tickets On Day 1 Of Italian Championships

Luca Dotto, Simone Sabbioni and Gabriele Detti all officially added their names to Italy’s Olympic roster on opening night, with Gregorio Paltrinieri hitting a qualifying time as well.

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2016 Italian Nationals and Olympic Trials: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

2016 Italian Spring National Championships and Olympic Trials Dates: Tuesday, April 19 – Saturday, April 23, 2016 Times: prelims 9:00…

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Horton Becomes 2nd-Fastest Australian 1500 Freestyler Of All Time

Mack Horton logged his name on the list of legendary Australian distance aces, such as Grant Hackett, with an incredible 1500m freestyle effort tonight in Adelaide.

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