Olympic medalist Emily Seebohm scored two medals during timed finals in Melbourne this morning, taking gold the 50m back and bronze in the 50m breast. She’ll contest the women’s 200m IM final this evening.
Olympic medalist Emma McKeon took the women’s 50m free and 100m fly top seeds on day 2 of the Australian Short Course Championships.
Check out who will be vying for a last-chance spot on the Australian roster for this summer’s Pan Pacific Championships.
Look out for Kyle Chalmers, Mack Horton and others to fire off some speedy times at the Pan Pac Trials coming up in early July.
Olympic and Commonwealth champion Kyle Chalmers of Australia embodies the thought, “it’s about focusing on the process and then I know I’ll achieve the outcome I want,” both in and out of the pool.
Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers’ home club of Marion has gained 2 Olympians in the form of Madi Wilson and Brittany Elmslie.
Cameron McEvoy just scorched the world’s #2 50m freestyle time in the world during the morning heats on the last day of the Australian Trials.
After a disappointing 8th place finish in last night’s 200m freestyle final, Aussie Cameron McEvoy claimed the top seed in a very stacked 100m freestyle field.
Emma McKeon pulled a solid double, while the men’s 200 freestyle is set to explode in finals.
“I was told to attack it, that’s what I did,” Cate Campbell said of her 200m freestyle victory in Sydney to complete a trifecta of freestyle wins.
The Aussies continuue to put on a show in Adelaide, with Cate Campbell firing off another Australian NR, while Emily Seebohm earned her 25th short course national title.
Having finished 6th in the 100m back, defending double world champion Mitch Larkin fell back to 15th overall after the men’s 200m back semifinals.
Emma McKeon has collected 2 silvers thus far, but the nation of Australia is still seeking its first gold of these championships.
Until someone finds a way to match Katie Ledecky’s 1:53, it’s going to be hard to beat the Americans in the 800 free relay.
Olympian Madi Wilson will be playing a different role on the Aussie World Championships team this time around than back in 2015.