Sarah Sjostrom’s 3 gold, 1 silver medal performance at the 2017 World Championships earned her $75,000 in prize money individually.
The Hungarian was the biggest earner at the World Championships. Team USA led all nations with almost half-a-million dollars won.
Die FINA hat verkündet, dass die Preisgelder für die im Dezember 2018 stattfindenden Kurzbahn Weltmeisterschaften fast verdoppelt werden. Dies wurde…
The minimum prize money on offer at the 2018 Short Course World Championships has nearly doubled, FINA announced on Tuesday.
This summer’s European Championships, hosted in Glasgow (above), will have an unprecedented level of financial support from LEN.
The Royal Arena will play host to Europe’s best swimmers in December.
*The prize money remains basically unchanged – with $1,000 more being given to high diving, although Prize money at the…
If Missy Franklin repeats her 6 gold medal performance from the 2013 World Championships in 2015, she will amass almost $75,000 in FINA prize money alone now that she’s a professional.
If all goes according to plan for U.S. superstar Missy Franklin, the 2015 World Championships will be her first major prize-money meet after turning pro. There will be plenty of cash available for the top 6 finishers in each race, too.
Katinka Hosszu will continue to roll one of the richest prize-money seasons in swimming history into the Salnikov Cup in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Megan Romano leads all money-earners after one stop of the Arena Grand Prix circuit, taking in a neat $2000 for four wins in Minneapolis. The top earner on the men’s side is Conor Dwyer, who picked up $1600 for two wins and two second places.
Event winners from the 2013 Duel in the Pool stand to walk away with some serious cash. (Ranomi Kromowidjojo won the 100 free in 2011)
“The deal includes exclusive coverage of the Grand Prix Series, begining with The Austin Grand Prix, January 18-20. Olympic Gold Medalists Missy Franklin and Ryan Lochte will headline!” (Photo Credit: USAs)
Tyler Clary will be among the athletes competing at the Austin Grand Prix, which will begin a new era in the series. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Professional swimmers like Nathan Adrian will soon have a new motivation to attend the USA Swimming Grand Prix Series. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)