It was a record-breaking weekend in Atlanta, with 18 US Open meet records broken and just 10 now remaining.
Palo Alto’s Sloane Reinstein bets on Georgia’s renowned 200 freestyle tradition to continue developing her mid-distance talents.
Mallory Comerford went 46.20 in the 100 free Saturday night, taking 2nd to Stanford’s Simone Manuel (45.65).
Mallory Comerford became the 2nd woman ever to break 1:40 in the 200 free Friday night, going 1:39.80.
2017 B1G WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, February 15th to Saturday, February 18th | Prelims 11am | Finals 6:30pm Purdue University, West…
Cal freshman Abbey Weitzeil blasted an in-season sub-21 relay split yesterday, apparently the second fastest split of all-time.
The U.S. women swim a new American record tonight in the 4×100 free relay for Olympic silver.
Although Elizabeth Beisel dropped the 800 free for this morning, she has retained the 200 back on her schedule, showing that she intends to make a return to the pool after injuring her hand earlier this week.
The psych sheet is finally here, so we have essentially all the pre Trials information we are going to get….
The race for the top 6 spots should be extremely close, and we may see at least 8 swimmers under the 54 barrier. The race for and individual Olympic bid in this event will be even more exciting, with the likes of Franklin, Manuel, Weitzeil, Coughlin, and possibly Ledecky contesting for a top 2 finish.
After cruising to a 1:54.34 in prelims, Caeleb Dressel dropped the hammer tonight in the men’s 200 freestyle. Dressel swam a new lifetime best to win the event in 1:48.39.
Caeleb Dressel, who was a pedestrian 50.71 in prelims of this race this morning, rocked a new personal best in the finals tonight.
Look here for a report of the scratches before the final preliminary session of the Arena Pro Swim Series – Charlotte. Cody Miller (above) is sitting out the 200 IM in favor of the 50 breast.
Ryan Lochte has opted to scratch the 200m freestyle in Charlotte in favor of competing in the 400m IM in fresh form.
Louisville head coach Arthur Albiero says the city of Louisville will be “electric” during next week’s Tyr Derby Pro Swim Meet, which will be part of the festivities leading up to the world-famous Kentucky Derby horse race.