2015 Italian Spring Nationals and WC Trials: World-Leading 1500 for Paltrinieri Highlights Day Four Finals
Gregorio Paltrinieri put up the world’s fastest time in the 1500 this year, winning the event in Riccione with 14:43.87.
2015 Italian Spring Nationals and WC Trials: Day Three Finals – 2 Records, 4 More Names on the Kazan List
Federica Pellegrini led off CC Aniene’s 800 free relay with 1:56.88, the seventh-fastest in the world so far this year.
2015 Italian Spring Nationals and WC Trials: Day One Finals – 2 Italian National Records and 5 Tickets to Kazan
Simone Sabbioni set the Italian National record, as well as the Italian Cadet record, in the men’ 100 back with 53.49.
Gregorio Paltrinieri took the men’s 1500 freestyle in a time of 14:58.49…
Earlier this morning LEN announced their swimmer of the year awards…
Florent Manaudou of France had a tremendous year, experiencing great success at both the European Championships in Berlin and the World Short Course Championships in Doha…
The 19-year-old Peaty emerged from relative obscurity this year to become one of the fastest breaststrokers in world history.
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Many thanks to Arena International for these great swimming photos.
Distance swimmer Gregorio Paltrinieri will look to upgrade his 2012 silver in the 1500 free to a gold in Doha.
Jeanette Ottesen took gold in the 100 butterfly finishing one one-hundredth of a second ahead of Sarah Sjostrom…
Sarah Sjoestroem will compete in her signature Olympic event, the 100 butterfly on Thursday.
Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom (above) won the women’s 100 free on Wednesday for her second individual title of the meet. Serbian Velimir Stjepanovic added his second gold as well.
Sweden picked up three medals on day 3, including gold from Sarah Sjostrom in the 100 free.
Record Watch: 10 records on high alert at the European Championships and the swimmers going after them
Sarah Sjostrom has already cracked a world record this year. Can she add more in Berlin over the coming week?