2016 U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM TRIALS Sunday June 26th-Sunday July 3rd, 2016 Century Link Center – Omaha, Nebraska Friday-Sunday – Prelims – 11:00…
The men will have to battle it out in Omaha to determine who the Americans will send up against a stacked international field that includes Mitch Larkin, Ryosuke Irie, and Evgeny Rylov.
Team USA has won gold in the 100 backstroke at every Olympics since 1996. With the threat of Australia’s Mitch Larkin looming, who will defend the USA’s position on top of the backstroke podium?
Take a look at Elizabeth Beisel’s 200 back win and many others on the last day of competition at the 2016 Atlanta Classic Swim Meet.
The Brookwood High School boys team won their first GHSA 6A title since 2010, while the Lambert girls won their fourth in a row on Saturday.
Watch all the races from Day Four of the Speedo Winter Juniors East at Georgia Tech’s McAuley Aquatic Center.
Here are the composite results from Day 4 of Speedo Winter Junior Championships.
All eyes will be on Michael Taylor tonight as he attempts to break Ryan Murphy’s national age group record
Dynamo’s Michael Taylor has a shot to erase a current Team USA standout’s name from the 15-16 National Age Group record books in Atlanta.
Team USA will go with Michael Taylor on the backstroke leg, Reece Whitley on the breaststroke leg, Michael Andrew on the fly leg, and Maxime Rooney anchoring on the free leg.
Taylor Ruck comes in with a 1:59.79, but has had some big swims to show she’s faster than she looks on paper. Earlier in the meet, she blazed to a 1:56.71 relay anchor, so look for her to challenge today.
Viktoria Zeynep Gunes of Turkey, who won gold in the women’s 50m breaststroke, posted the top time by a large margin in the heats of the 100m breaststroke on Thursday morning in Singapore.
USA’s Sierra Schmidt claimed gold in the 800m freestyle today, but take a look at the overall medal picture after two days of competition in Singapore.
Rising Romanian backstroke star Robert Glinta managed to stay on top of his game in order to claim gold and set a new championship record in the men’s 100m backstroke final Wednesday night.
Robert Glinta of Romania broke the FINA Junior World Championship meet record in the men’s 100m backstroke Tuesday night on his way to taking the top seed heading into the final.