With 47.23 in the 100 yard butterfly, Michael pulls within .13 of the 15-16 National Age Groud Record, a record he’ll have over two years to challenge. That one currently sits at 47.10, belonging to Michael-Phelps-nemesis Milorad Cavic.
This post was written by Olympic medalist Milorad Cavic, who represented his native Serbia when he challenged Michael Phelps in that .01 second 100 butterfly race in the 2008 Olympic Games.
George Bovell will be hosting a series of free clinics for young swimmers in his home country of Trinidad and Tobago…
HardCore Swim of the Week: Michael Andrew Breaks Two National Age Group Records in Minneapolis; Shows Off Versatility
Michael Andrew’s two National Age Group Records weren’t special just because they were records. It’s specifically because of which two events they came in.
The Serbians are seeing a changing of the guard in their swimming program, beginning with this 2013 roster. (Stock Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Among the LSC records broken was one belonging to Aaron Peirsol (pictured), the greatest backstroker of his generation. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Dylan Carter has left USA Swimming in a bit of a pickle.
Milorad “Mike” Cavic submitted his retirement papers to FINA today, ending his career at 28.
(Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
American Katie Ledecky might have upstaged even Phelps and Franklin on Day 7 (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Michael Phelps and Missy Franklin finish off their individual schedule tonight. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)
Here are my picks for the 100 meter butterfly Olympic final: Phelps in 50.7 McGill: 50.9 le Clos: 51.1 What…
An unbelievably fast final in the 200 breast was just one of the thrilling races in London on Thursday night.
Tyler Clary Celebrates his upset victory in the men’s 200 backstroke. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Phelps and Lochte part 2. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)