The Argentinian Julia Sebastian won her race by nearly three seconds and took over half-a-second off her old record.
La final femenina de los 200 pecho fue la mejor carrera del día, con récord sudamericano de Julia Sebastián, ahora compitiendo para el club Minas, escoltada por otra argentina, Macarena Ceballos.
38-year-old Nicholas Santos of Brazil ended 2018 with both a World Record and a World Championship, though not at the same time.
Fernando Scheffer dropped a 1:45.51 swim in the men’s 200 freestyle for a new Continental Record.
Vini Lanza won 3 events at the Jose Finkel Trophy, but has pulled out of the 2018 World Short Course Championships.
Brazil has named its 20-swimmer roster for the 2018 World Short Course Championships.
World Record holder Cesar Cielo didn’t overtly announce a retirement, but he made comments that strongly indicated that Sunday was his last day of racing on Brazilian soil.
2018 JOSE FINKEL TROPHY (BRAZIL’S SHORT COURSE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP MEET) August 24th-28th, 2018 Esporte Clube Pinheiros, Sao Paulo, Brazil 25m…
The men’s distance races at Pan Pacs feature one swimmer whose event focus appears to be shifting and another whose performance has changed drastically with a shift in training mentality.
Charlotte Bonnet is keeping her stellar season streak going with a 50m-100m-200m trifecta in Chartres.
Ben Proud and Andrii Govorov will both be looking for a new 50 fly world record on day 3 in Rome.
Adam Peaty will be looking to improve his world-leading 26.49 in the men’s 50 breast on day 2 in Rome.
Guilherme Costa broke his own South American Record in the men’s 800 freestyle in Rome.
Bruno Fratus leads a team of 14 men and 2 women to the 2018 Pan Pac Championships in Tokyo.
Bruno Fratus, Viviane Jungblut, and Guilherme Costa were among the winners on the final day of the 2018 Brazil Trophy.