Filippo Magnini abandonne la natation. Alors qu’il venait de gagner le bronze du 200 mètres nage libre des championnats d’Italie en petit bassin, le champion du monde du 100 mètres nage libre de 2005, à Montréal, a simplement déclaré aux journalistes éberlués qui l’écoutaient, micros tendus, dans la tribune de presse, qu’il avait choisi de s’en aller sur une note heureuse.
Olympic swimmers Ian Thorpe and Pieter Van den Hoogenband reunite in Sydney, just one site of their several storied freestyle battles.
Now that the World Championships in Budapest have come to a close, let’s take a look back at the numbers and see what’s interesting.
La victoire de Caeleb DRESSEL dans le 100 mètres des championnats du monde de Budapest ne devrait pas étonner.
Caeleb Dressel won the first U.S. 100 free World title in 16 years.
The Australian Dolphins Swim team has assembled in the heartland of legendary Netherlands swimmers Pieter van den Hoogenband and Inge…
Newly-minted 50m freestyle short course World Champion Jesse Puts just broke a 16-year-old Dutch National Record in the event, one held by legendary freestyle Pieter van den Hoogenband.
Today we are having a closer look of one of the fiercest duels of 2007 FINA World Championship: Michael Phelps vs. Pieter van den Hoogenband.
For the first time ever, Michael Phelps seemed content with his swim despite not winning the race.
Laid back, tatty’d up, and blisteringly fast, Anthony Ervin has been carving up pools worldwide over the course of his two part career. Here are 8 things you might not have known about the American sprinter.
Kyle Chalmers will look to pull off a big upset in the men’s 100 free tonight.
Sebastiaan Verschuren posted a slo-mo video to his Facebook page Monday with the caption ‘If you would ask me: “why do you swim?” I would probably just show you this small video I made today. Total freedom’.”
By the time the Olympics came to Athens in 2004, Ian Thorpe and Pieter van den Hoogenband were already legends in the global swimming community. Michael Phelps was a rapidly rising star…
Sebastiaan Verschuren anchored the Dutch 800 free relay to their first European relay title in 17 years.
With a silver medal in the 50 fly Laszlo Cseh earned his 20th career European Championship (LC) medal.