Katinka Hosszu cleared yet another meet record this morning with her morning swim in the 100 IM.
Chad Le Clos’s battle with the United States’ Tom Shields in the 100 fly will be one of many races to look out for on Day 1 of the Short Course World Championships.
Daniel Gyurta jumped into the World Record game, earning a $10,000 bonus alongside his countrywoman Katinka Hosszu. The two now lead all money-earners on the World Cup circuit this year.
Katinka Hosszu is back, just three days removed from her triple-World Record performance in Doha, which has her leading the World Cup series points standings handily.
Katinka Hosszu is well on her way to defending her World Cup points title with one of seven stops down. Hosszu leads all women with 189 points, even more than she had at this point last year.
Chad le Clos came just short of a world record in the mens’ 100 fly, crushing his own national record with a 48.70.
Adam Peaty was incredibly impressive in Berlin winning a total of four gold and breaking the world record in the men’s 50 breaststroke…
Spain’s Mireia Belmonte Garcia won two medals on the final day of Euros. Watch both her 200 fly win and her 400 free bronze medal effort.
Fran Halsall won gold in the women’s 50 free to cap off a dominating week for the Brits. Great Britain led all of Europe with 9 gold medals in the pool and 24 total pieces of hardware.
Ruta Meilutyte was somehow faster in the 50 breaststroke after getting off of a trans-continental flight. That and more in our 9 Big Things.
Mireia Belmonte Garcia took the first event of the evening winning the 1500 freestyle in a new championship record time…
Federica Pellegrini will get an opportunity to flex her muscles in her trademark race, the 200 freestyle. She will face plenty of competition including Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu and Sweden’s Sarah Sjoestroem along the way though.
Katinka Hosszu’s triple, including two individual wins, was a big highlight of night 4 from Berlin.
Mie Nielsen finished in a tie for the gold medal in the 100 back, coming home in a deadlock with Hungarian star Katinka Hosszu.
Katinka Hosszu will look to repeat as the European Champion in both the 200 and 400 IM in Berlin…