Baker’s best time coming into 2018 was a 2:12, and she’s now the second-fastest American in history.
Manuel is the 10th Stanford Cardinal to win the award.
Ella Eastin lowered Katie Ledecky’s American record by nearly 2 seconds.
Eastin took nearly a second off her previous record, going 1:50.67.
When is the fastest swim ever done by an American not considered the American record? There are currently 8 such swims on the books, courtesy of a unique rules anomaly.
2016 WOMEN’S NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 16 – Saturday, March 19 McAuley Aquatic Center – Atlanta, GA Prelims 10AM/Finals 6PM…
Katinka Hosszu, in the prelims of day two of the Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara, has broken the…
Katinka Hosszu set a new US Open record in the 200 IM as she won her fifth event at the Arena Pro Swim Charlotte on Sunday evening.
Katinka Hosszu has two World Records on Thursday, and three total in the last two days.
Yesterday seemed like an anomaly, a day at a World Cup event without Katinka Hosszu breaking a world record… (Photo Credit: Victor Puig)
Hungarian superstar Katinka Hosszu started the meet off with roar in prelims swim breaking the 200 IM world record breaking American Julia Smit’s 2009 record of 2:04.60 by posting a time of 204.39… (Courtesy of FINA)
Jason Lezak, Olympic Icon, 2008 4×100 free relay savior, against Flag Art (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)
“200 IM Olympic Trials Preview: Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte will thrill and chill the Omaha crowd.” (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Back in the early days of swimming, all-time records would be dropped by a few seconds at a time. Advances…