The NCAA places extra scoring emphasis on relays, and it shows internationally: 9 different NCAA programs put 11 athletes on medal-winning mixed medley relays, including all 8 Americans.
Watch the races from Day Two at FINA World Championships in Budapest. Available to Canadian audiences from Radio-Canada Sports on Twitter.
Watch the races from Day One at FINA World Championships in Budapest. Available to Canadian audiences from Radio-Canada Sports on Twitter.
After missing the final in the men’s 400 free relay in 2015, the USA is one of the major medal threats for gold at the 2017 FINA World Championships.
Murphy set the World Record at 51.85 on the 4×100 medley relay leadoff at the Rio Olympics, but Jiayu nearly took it down with a 51.86 at 2017 Chinese Nationals.
A few members of the Canadian World Championship team spoke to the media on Thursday, and the women sounded very confident heading into Budapest.
Kylie Masse threw down a 58.64 in the 100 back at Ontario Provincials tonight.
The Georgia Bulldogs snag in-state sprinter Billy Rothery as the ninth member of the Class of 2017 men’s squad.
Jay Litherland will be back in action today at the Santa Clara Pro Swim after an impressive double last night with wins in the 400 IM and 200 free.
Follow along for a live recap of day 3 prelims from Santa Clara.
Nathan Adrian will compete in the men’s 100 free on day 2 of the Arena Pro Series in Santa Clara, an event loaded with America’s best.
Swimming Canada has put forth a strategy to improve the men’s team after the recent success of the women.
Canada announced a roster of 26 pool and 6 open water swimmers for the upcoming 2017 World Championships in Budapest.
Sydney Pickrem comes in as the top seed in the women’s 200 IM, an event in which she holds the Canadian Record.
Chantal van Landeghem will look to qualify for an individual event at the World Championships in the 50 free today. She is the Canadian Record holder at 24.39.