Day two of Worlds saw some serious highs for North Americans, but also highlighted a trend we’re seeing so far in the United States’ swims.
Oleg Kostin set a new Russian Record en route to winning silver in the men’s 50 fly, posting a time of 22.70 to improve on his old mark of 22.74.
Adam Peaty chases 56 in the 100 breaststroke. Katie Ledecky and Sun Yang try to defend their titles in the 400 free. 4 x 100 freestyle relays up for grabs.
Dressel stepped up for the 50 fly semifinals, clocking in at 22.57 to break the American Record and Championship Record.
Riviviamo le emozioni del primo giorno dei Mondiali FINA 2019, in corso a Gwangju con le immagini più belle e significative
La prima sessione di finali ha visto l’australiana Ariarne Titmus sovrastare Katie Ledecky nei 400 stile libero. Tutti i risultati
Gabriele Detti conquista la prima medaglia italiana ai Mondiali di Gwangju- Bronzo E Record Italiano Assoluto 400 M Stile Libero
Of the 8 events contested this morning, four will advance directly to the finals: the women’s and men’s 400 free, and the women’s and men’s 400 free relays.
Gwangju Batterie day1: nella prima mattina di batterie di qualifica tutti gli italiani passano alle semifinali e finali di questo pomeriggio
Mondiali Gwangju: Nelle batterie del giorno 1 Elena Di Liddo stabilisce il record italiano nei 100 metri farfalla con il tempo di 57.18
Adam Peaty (above) will rev his engines to start the chase-to-56 in the 100 breaststroke prelims on Sunday morning from Gwangju.
Retired Frechman Camille Lacourt leaves behind the 2019 title open up for grabs among Russians Kliment Kolesnikov and Evgeny Rylov and Romanian Robert Glinta.
Adam Peaty is one of the most dominant swimmers in history, and maybe the safest gold medal bet there is in 2019. But the battle for minor medals is intense.
The official SwimSwam podcast is back with its second episode: this time featuring a long-form interview with New York Breakers GM Tina Andrew.
Before he left for training camp in Singapore, Michael Andrew sat down to fill us in on how he’s feeling headed into the 2019 World Champs