Although Rikako Ikee is listed on the start lists for this weekend’s Manchester International Swim Meet, it’s doubtful she will be racing, as the teen is currently in Turkey training with Sarah Sjostrom.
Check out the 54 athletes named to British Swimmings Performance Program roster for the 2018/19 season.
British Olympic medalist Chris Walker-Hebborn has announced his retirement.
Ben Proud will aim to lower his textile WR of 21.11 in the men’s 50 free final in Glasgow.
Russia’s Kliment Kolesnikov and Hungary’s Ajna Kesely made their marks on night 2 of the European Junior Championships.
Hungarian teen Kristof Milak made history at last year’s European Junior Championships and is primed to repeat this time around in Helsinki.
British 17-year-old Nicholas Pyle, a Newcastle Swim Team athlete, has been making great strides on the age group backstroking scene as of late.
After competing in this morning’s prelims, swimmers are now gearing up for the finals session, which will feature the 400 free, 50 free, 50 back, 50 fly, 50 breast, and 200 mystery IM
Day 2 of the Pro Series will feature the 100 back, 200 fly, 100 breast, 100 free, 200 IM, and 800 free.
Kristof Milak headlines the men’s 100 fly at World Junior finals on day 3.
Rikako Ikee of Japan will be in action in the women’s 50 fly on day 3 in Indianapolis, an event in which she holds both the junior world and meet championship records.
Reece Whitley of the U.S. will race the 100 breast semi-finals tonight at the FINA World Junior Swimming Championships.
Italian Nicolo Martinenghi will headline the men’s 100 breast on day 1 of the World Junior Swimming Championships in Indianapolis.
The young stars of GBR were out in full force competing at the ASA Northeast Regional meet this weekend.