Nicholas Santos

Aussies With A Comfortable Lead After Day One In Perth

With the first day of the BHP Billiton Super Series in the books the Australians hold a comfortable lead over Japan in the overall points race…


Medeiros Top Performer At Brazilian Open and Senior Champs

After four days of competition in Porto Alegre at the Brazilian Senior Open National Championships Etiene Pieres Medeiros walked away as the top female performer at both the Senior and Open Championships.


Santos Sets 50 Butterfly Record At Brazilian National Championships

Nicholas Santos won the men’s 50 butterfly by over a second posting a time of 22.95 breaking his own championships record of 23.10, which he set last year.


Brazil Unveils Junior-Heavy Team For 2014 Australian Aquatic Super Series

Double Worlds bronze medalist Thiago Pereira will be a part
of the Brazilian roster for the 2014 BHP Billiton Aquatic Super

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Race Video: Santos wins 50 Fly at Beijing World Cup, 22.13

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner.


Day 1 in Singapore Sees Two World Record Performances

South Africa’s Chad le Clos took down one of two World Record swims in Singapore.


Chad le Clos wins 50 Butterfly at Singapore World Cup – Race Video

Race video is courtesy of Universal Sports Network, a SwimSwam Partner. Men’s 50 butterfly – Singapore FINA World Cup –…

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Brazilian Military Group Head To Asian World Cup Stops

With the next series of FINA World Cup stops about to commence a contingent from the Brazilian Military is set…

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Australians Take 2013 Raia Rapida

The 2013 Raia Rapida competition saw teams from Brazil, Australia, France and the United States pitted against each other in…


Raia Rapida Picks: An International Selection Panel Weighs In

Eugene Godsoe and the Americans won the Raia Rapida in 2012, and since then Godsoe has gotten very, very fast.

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Raia Rapida Moved to Botafogo Water Park; Brazilian Team Announced

Nicholas Santos will swim Brazil’s butterfly leg, with a relatively new face anchoring them.

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Day 3 Latin America Report: de Deus, Gomes Through to Final, Lima Out

Leonardo de Deus swam a lifetime best in the men’s 200 fly to advance to the World Championship final tomorrow night.


Day 2 Latin America Report: Cielo Wins Gold, Kobrich Schimpl In Final

Cesar Cielo celebrating his win in the 50 meter butterfly on night two of the 2013 FINA World Championships (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


Medal Count: Australia “Wins” Day 2, U.S. Still Holds Lead

With three individual medals in tonight’s evening session, Australia came away with the W in the day 2 medal count. The Aussies garnered a medal in three of the four individual finals tonight, led by Christian Sprenger’s gold in the men’s 100 breast. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


Day 1 Latin America Report: Santos, Cielo Carry 1-2 Into 50 Fly Final

Nicolas Santos is the top seed heading into the men’s 50 fly final.


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