Lilly King has proclaimed this to be her “big 200 summer.” But, will she back that statement up in Tokyo?
Australia (4×1 free) and the U.S. (4×1 medley) are already world record-holders, and the American 4×2 could also have a shot at a world record in Tokyo.
Coming before the individual events of all legs but the 100 breast, the mixed medley relay will set each federation up for some tricky ‘blind’ lineup decisions as the U.S. chases its own world record and Australia closes in on the Americans.
L’Equipe de France de Natation compte de rares atouts en vue des Championnats d’Europe de Glasgow (5-12 août prochain) … Mehdy Metella, Charlotte Bonnet… qui d’autre ?
Charlotte Bonnet is keeping her stellar season streak going with a 50m-100m-200m trifecta in Chartres.
A Chartres, le Marseillais d’adoption passe un moment difficile.
Ben Proud and Andrii Govorov will both be looking for a new 50 fly world record on day 3 in Rome.
The last 40 days has seen the #1 world ranking in the women’s 100m Breast switch hands a whopping 4 times, but between only 2 women
Lilly King claimed her spot atop the world rankings in the 100 breast Saturday afternoon, going 1:05.61.
The Japanese Olympic Committee is reportedly planning on setting a 30 gold medal target for their home-hosted Games in 2020. Here are just 5 swimmers who may help make that goal happen.
Yesterday’s standouts Rikako Ikee and Daiya Seto were back in the pool today, as was Olympic gold medalist Kosuke Hagino on day 2 of the 2018 Japan Swim.
Daiya Seto, who just turned 24 today, nailed a win in the men’s 400m IM at the Japan Open, registering a world-leading effort in the process.
Katie Ledecky will hunt down another world record tonight in the women’s 800 freestyle.
After a 4-event onslaught at the Japan Swim, 17-year-old Rikako Ikee leads her nation’s initial roster for the Pan Pacific Championships. Additional swimmers may be named after the Japan Open this May.
Miss Hohashi a battu le record du Japon, nagé 4’30s82 et amélioré la performance, 4’31s42 qu’elle avait établie le 15 avril 2017.