National Team-ers and club teams have been allowed back in the pool – with restrictions – for weeks, but pools will now open to the general public.
Israel’s clubs have been allowed access to pools, with a maximum of nine swimmers and a coach on deck at one time.
Meiron Cheruti set new national records in the men’s 50 free, 100 free and 50 fly at the Israeli Winter SC Championships in Netanya.
On the right trajectory, Dutch Olympian Femke Heemskerk notched 2 times good enough to etch her name onto the Netherlands’ roster for Tokyo 2020.
11-event National Record holder Anastasia Gorbenko is among 12 swimmers that Israel will send to the 2019 European Short Course Championships in December.
Reigning 100 fly world champion Maggie MacNeil will contest the women’s 100 fly on the final day of the 2019 Pro Swim Series stop in Greensboro.
Day 6 prelims include the men’s 100 fly, women’s 200 back, men’s 50 free, women’s 50 fly, women’s 800 freestyle, and men’s 4 x 200 free relay.
Andi Murez (above) is one of 6 Israeli swimmers who were chosen to fill out the country’s 2 relay entries: the mixed medley and the men’s 800 free relay.
Even with a broken finger, Jonatan Kopelev (above) is one of 3 swimmers who booked tickets to Worlds in Israelis’ final opportunity this weekend.
Current world #1 Margherita Panziera will contest the women’s 200 back on the third and final day of the 2019 Sette Colli Trophy in Rome.
Katinka Hosszu pounded out the 4th fastest 200m fly time in the world tonight in Stockholm.
Kendyl Stewart broke her dry spell in the 100 fly last summer with her first best time in 4 years. That might have opened the flood gates on her improvement curve.
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A total of seven national records fell at 2018 Arena Israeli Swimming Championships.