Federica Pellegrini will swim in her fourth-straight Olympiad this summer representing Italy.
Filippo Magnini, 34 years old, will be seeking a spot on his third Olympic team when he takes to the blocks in the 200 free on the final day of the 2016 Italian Assoluti National Championships and Olympic Trials in Riccione.
Federica Pellegrini won the women’s 200 free at the 2016 Italian Assoluti National Championships and Olympic Trials, posting the fourth-fastest time in the world so far this season.
Watch as Luca Dotto becomes the first Italian man under 48 in this race video.
Luca Dotto came very close to hitting the Italian B standard in this morning’s prelims of the men’s 50 free.
Ilaria Bianchi won the 100 fly with 57.87, guaranteeing her a spot on the Italian squad for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
This morning, the Italian swimmers took on the women’s 50 fly, men’s 100 fly, women’s 200 breast, men’s 400 IM, women’s 100 free, and men’s 100 breast.
Luca Dotto, Simone Sabbioni and Gabriele Detti all officially added their names to Italy’s Olympic roster on opening night, with Gregorio Paltrinieri hitting a qualifying time as well.
Gabriele Detti won the men’s 400 freestyle at the Trophy of Milan in a time of 3:46.59…
4-time Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin has been added to the fray at the Arena Pro Swim Series – Orlando.
Italian nationals day 2 recap.
The Italian National Championships will run from December 18th-19th in Riccione…
One of the highlights of the weekend will be the showdowns between Cesar Cielo and Florent Manaudou in the 50 freestyle and 50 butterfly…
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Ryan Lochte will have two chances on Sunday to earn his first win of the 2015 Arena Pro Swim Series – Charlotte.