Caeleb Dressel is set to compete in his first long course meet since Pan Pacs, and will look to redeem himself against the fast-rising and newfound sprint rival Michael Andrew.
There’s a backstroker shortage in Des Moines: two teams will struggle to fill complete lineups this month, while several captains will face tough decisions about what to do with versatile talents like Michael Andrew (pictured) or Caeleb Dressel.
Regan Smith won the 100 back last night by hundredths over Olivia Smoliga, and she’ll look to set herself up for another win tonight with a strong swim this morning in the 200 back.
Hali Flickinger’s gold in the 200 fly highlighted a night in which the Georgia post-grad group was seen everywhere.
Luca Urlando had the quickest time this morning in the 200 free and is within podium striking distance in the 100 fly, too.
Katie Ledecky is entered in the 200 free and 400 IM this morning in Knoxville.
The first stop of the 2019 Pro Swim Series is showing an unforeseen – but perhaps massively important – impact of the new series scoring rules on the SwimSquad Battles. And it starts with #1 overall pick Chase Kalisz.
16-year-old Luca Urlando has the mental approach of a much older swimmer – and it’s paying off in the water.
Jour 3 aux Championnats d’hiver des Etats-Unis.
Hali Flickinger is slated to swim the 200 back and 200 fly at day 4 prelims of U.S. Winter Nationals in Greensboro.
The fun and fast swimming continues. We have Mike Lewis on hand in Greensboro bring us some of his swimming…
Kylie Masse posted a strong 59.33 this morning in the 100 back, and she’s the favorite for the title tonight.
American Record holder Kevin Cordes is slated to swim the men’s 100 breast on day 3 at the U.S. Winter Nationals in Greensboro.
Nathan Adrian will contest the men’s 50 free on day 2 of the U.S. Winter National Championships in Greensboro.
On November 18, four former U.S.national teamers will draft the current crop of National Team swimmers to four fantasy-style teams, the start of a season-long competition running through the 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series.