Both the male and female 200 breaststroke events today were dominated by Europeans today with only one non-European standing on…
Before the events began Australian Cate Campbell was asked if this race felt like revenge after missing the 2012 individual event at the Olympics due to illness, she corrected the interviewer, not revenge, motivation…. (Photo Credit Victor Puig, victorpuig.com)
Pedersen, who broke the world record in the semi-final led the race for 150 meters that was when Efimova made her charge. Efimova tralied Pedersen by 27 one-hundredths of a second at the final turn, but came off the wall determined to collect her first world championship. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig, victorpuig.com)
Ricky Berens and Team USA looked good in prelims of the 800 free relay, but there will be a few factors working against them in finals. (Photo: Victor Puig/victorpuig.com)
For a second straight day the European contingent were not able find their way to the top of the medal podium. Tomorrow looks a lot more promising after seeing their performances in the semi-finals… (Photo Credit Victor Puig, victorpuig.com)
Rikke Moeller Pedesen broke the World Record in the women’s 200 breaststroke in the semi-finals on Thursday. (Photo: Victor Puig/victorpuig.com)
Complete race footage is courtesy of Universal Sports Network. (Photo Credit: Victor Puig, victorpuig.com)
Women’s 100 Breaststroke – FINALS – 2013 FINA World Championships reported by swimswam / Braden Keith: From one 16-year old…
Meilutyte touched the wall in 1:04.35, breaking the Lithuanian, European, World Championship, and World Records in 1:04.35. (Image courtesy of FINA)
Felipe Lima posted this shot of the Canet pool from day 1 of the 2013 Mare Nostrum series.
Lithuania’s Ruta Meilutyte now owns both sprint records on the Continent.
Lithuania’s Ruta Meilutyte wasn’t as dominant in the semi’s of the 100 breast as she had been in this meet. Can Alia Atkinson (above) take advantage? (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Jeanette Ottesen and the Danish Women won their first ever World Championship relay medal on Friday (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Can Gyurta’s impressive three-year run trump Kitajima’s run at a breaststroke three-peat? (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Alicia Coutts is one of the few butterfliers at the top of the women’s medley field who can hang with Dana Vollmer (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)