At the mid-point of competing Olympic boycotts, the national swimming teams of the U.S. and the USSR got together in 1982 for a dual meet. We’ve unearthed full results.
Nearly everything has changed in the sport since 1989, other than the fact that Eddie Reese was winning team titles at Texas.
After setting an American record in the 50 free during the shortened 2019-20 NCAA season, Weitzeil becomes the sixth Cal swimmer to win the award.
On April 11, 1980, Rowdy Gaines and Mary T. Meagher each set world records, the bright spot in an otherwise disappointing year with an Olympic boycott.
Read on Kelsi Dahlia, Katie McLaughlin, Regan Smith, Torri Huske, Amanda Kendall, Kendyl Stewart, Aly Tetzloff, and Claire Curzan’s 100 fly Roadmaps here!
Michael Phelps has been featured on the box three times, including receiving a “Lifetime Achievement Honor” from the company after the 2016 Olympic Games.
Huske went 57.71 to win World Junior gold tonight, slicing nine hundredths off of her old 15-16 U.S. NAG record in the 100 fly.
In 44 strokes, Torri Huske took down Mary T. Meagher’s 38-year-old 15-16 National Age Group Record in the 100 LCM butterfly, posting a final time of 57.80.
In the women’s 100 fly, Torri Huske broke Mary T. Meagher’s legendary National Age Group Record set in 1981 in a 57.80, taking .11 off the record
According to the SWIMS database, it’s the 4th fastest time by a 13-year-old all-time.
He didn’t win the 400 IM, but Carson Foster broke the World Junior Record. Torri Huske and Claire Curzan both broke Mary T.’s 15-16 girls NAG in the 100 fly.
16-year-old Torri Huske will have two individual swims in Budapest with the 100 fly and 100 free now secured into her event line-up.
Huske led a group of three 15-16 girls to break :58 for the first time in Friday night’s 100 final in Palo Alto, shaking up the all-time ranks.
Tonight’s finals session will consist of only the 400 IM (men’s and women’s), 100 fly (men’s and women’s), and the women’s 4 x 200 freestyle relay.
Simone Manuel è diventata la prima donna nella storia a vincere 7 medaglie in un’unica edizione dei Campionati. Nella classifica generale è seconda.