Ilaria Bianchi

2016 European Championships: Day Five Finals Live Recap

Day five of the 2016 European Championships starts with Gregorio Paltrinieri looking to grab his second gold of the competition in the men’s 800 freestyle…


Sarah Sjostrom Cranks Out Championship Record in 100 Fly Semis

Sarah Sjostrom put up a meet record in the women’s 100 fly in 56.12 to qualify first for the final.

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Ilaria Bianchi Becomes 2nd Woman On 2016 Italian Olympic Team

Ilaria Bianchi hit the Italian Olympic qualifying time on day 3 of Italian Nationals to become just the second Olympic qualifier on the women’s side so far this year.

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2016 Italian Spring Nationals and Olympic Trials: Day 3 Finals

Ilaria Bianchi won the 100 fly with 57.87, guaranteeing her a spot on the Italian squad for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.


Italian Olympic Trials: Day 3 Prelims Recap

Gabriele Detti was the top qualifier in this morning’s 400 free.

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2016 Italian Spring Nationals and Olympic Trials: Day 2 Finals

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


Detti Puts Up Impressive 3:46.59 to Win the 400 Freestyle in Milan

Gabriele Detti won the men’s 400 freestyle at the Trophy of Milan in a time of 3:46.59…


Hosszu, Bianchi, Zevina Post Meet Records At Day 3 Euro Meet Prelims

Day 3 of the 2016 Euro Meet is shaping up to be an exciting one, after Katinka Hosszu, Ilaria Bianchi, and Daryna Zavina each broke meet records in prelims.

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World Championships Preview: Women’s 100 Butterfly

Sarah Sjostrom will be looking to repeat as world champion…


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.

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Kromowidjojo Records Third Fastest 50 Freestyle in Milan

Ranomi Kromowidjojo was one of 11 swimmers who recorded top 10 times today in Milan…

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Short Course World Championships Day Four Prelims Live Recap

Florent Manaudou will get a chance to race in the 100 free today after setting a world record yesterday in the 50.


Paltrinieri Leads 31 Italians in Quest for SC Worlds Gold

Distance swimmer Gregorio Paltrinieri will look to upgrade his 2012 silver in the 1500 free to a gold in Doha.

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Italy Announces Finalized Roster For European Championships

The Italian Swimming Federation announced their finalized roster of 41 athletes who will be competing at the European Championships in Berlin…

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Detti tops Paltrinieri in tight 400 free race to highlight day 3 of Italian Nationals

After breaking the European record in the 800 free on day 1, 19-year-old Gabriele Detti continued his rise by taking the men’s 400 free after an intense showdown with Gregorio Paltrinieri.