Justin Wright will lead a team of 6 (so far) to the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.
In addition to downing several NAG records over the weekend, age-group swimmers came up with some pretty fast swims in both long- and short-course meets. Here are this week’s Daring Dozen.
Junior National Team Member Justin Wright has made his college division.
Gunnar Bentz is one of a handful of swimmers who is doing junior/senior double duty this year. (Photo: Anne Lepesant)
Andrew Seliskar, 200 meter butterfly winner, at the 2013 US Junior Nationals (Photo Credit: Anne Lepesant)
Andrew Seliskar topped one of the fastest fields in age group history in 200 fly, touching in 1:56.54, breaking Kyle Whitaker’s super-suit-aided record of 1:56.95 from 2009. (Credit: Janna Schulze)
Gunnar Bentz smashed the meet record in the men’s 200 breaststroke tonight on the opening night of 2013 Junior Nationals.
This is the updated list as of August 4th, 2013 with the selection standings for the 2013 Junior World Championships in Dubai. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures)
Lia Neal will be looking to bounce back from a disappointing World Championship Trials with a strong performance at this week’s U.S. Open.
Justin Wright, a potential qualifier for the World Championships at 16, will sit out the World Championship Trials this year. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)
Women’s 50 free. Women’s 200 IM. Men’s 100 fly. Women’s 100 breast. Women’s 100 fly. Men’s 50 free. Men’s 100…
Rockville-Montgomery Swim Club’s Jack Conger broke Aaron Peirsol’s 100 back National Age Group Record in a fast first night from Hawaii. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Becca Mann will lead the US to Hawaii with a tough 5-event schedule. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
The latest comeback attempt by a swimmer long retired is a reminder that all of these young superstars that are…