Check out the psych sheet for the 2018 Jose Finkel Trophy, Brazil’s qualification meet for the 2018 Short Course World Championships in China.
Could we see a World Record go down in the men’s 200 breast? With this field, someone will push for it.
Internazionali d’Italia – Trofeo Settecolli 29-30 Giugno/01 Luglio 2018 Roma – Foro Italico (ITA) Vasca lunga 50 metri Programma Gare…
1st International Copa Heller 2018 February 23rd-25th, 2018 Santiago de Querétaro, Mexico 50m (LCM) course Complete Results (PDF) American swimmer Michael…
Despite getting dismissed from his club team for being “too old,” Bruno Fratus came back in a huge way with a pair of World Championships silver in 2017, which is why he is our 2017 Swammy Award winner for South American Swimmer of the Year.
The four teams for Brazil’s 2017 Raia Rapida (translates to “Fast Lane”) sprint meet have been confirmed: the host nation, the United States, Italy and Argentina. And for the first time, the meet will feature both men and women – two swimmers of each gender per team.
Given Brazil’s medals in the men’s 50 breast and 50 fly, and their likely women’s 50 back medal tomorrow (Etiene Medeiros, pictured above), a question arises. Is it worth it for nations like Brazil to focus on the stroke 50s?
Joao Gomes (above) and Felipe Lima became the 3rd and 4th-fastest 50 breast performers in history today, showing that the state of the sport is strong down the line beyond your superstar Peatys and Ledeckys.
There shouldn’t be much anticipation about who we’ll choose to win the 50 breaststroke in Budapest.
Butterfly standout Nicholas Santos had an explosive performance in the 50 fly, rocketing to the fastest time in the world this year with his 23.01.
SwimMAC butterflier Tim Phillips will race for the American team at the 2016 Raia Rapida meet this Sunday.
Freestyler Bruno Fratus will captain the Brazilian team for the 2016 Raia Rapida meet.
Follow the 2016 Brazilian Olympic roster during their road to Rio!
There were only three events on Day 3 of the Maria Lenky Trophy, but the action was just as intense. In the end, two newly minted FINA ‘A’ Olympic qualification standards and a fresh set of records were achieved.