Sophie Hansson made her mark on the Swedish Championships with a shiny new personal best in the women’s 100m breaststroke.
Sarah Sjostrom took on the domestic competition in the women’s 200 free and 50 back in Malmö tonight, winning both events.
The 2019 Swedish Championships kick-off Friday, with the nation’s senior, junior and para athletes all competing together at Lindängsbadet in Malmö, Sweden.
Lewis Clareburt took the men’s 200m free title on night 2 of the 2019 New Zealand Championships but fell short of the FINA A cut for Gwangju.
Four Swedish aquatic athletes received the SEK 50,000 scholarship.
Ella Eastin is the favorite in tonight’s 200 fly final.
Katie McLaughlin will race the women’s 200 fly on day 6 at the World University Games.
Sarah Sjostrom left the field in her wake in the 50 fly finals today, winning the race in a blistering 25.07. Now six-time Olympian Therese Alshammar came in 2nd with a 25.78, the only other swimmer to go sub-26 in the race.
The Swedish Swimming Federation has announced that they will be sending nine athletes to compete at the World University Games in Gwangju, Korea…
On the heels of the Swedish Championships last week, the Swedish Swimming Federation has announced its official entry roster for the European Championships, headed by World Record breaker Sarah Sjostrom and 36-year-old un-retired sprinter Theresa Alshammar.