Cameron van der Burgh finished off his career in style in Hangzhou, swimming the 2nd fastest 50 breast in history.
Caeleb Dressel broke the American Record for the third time in 20.43, matching his swim on the mixed free relay.
While it may not count officially, Dressel’s 20.43 makes him the fastest American ever in the short course 50m free.
Vlad Morozov fired off a new World Cup Series Record in the 50m freestyle to end the night in Toyko.
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Two world records and a pair of #2 swims of all-time highlighted an incredibly fast final session at the FINA World Cup stop in Budapest.
Nicholas Santos broke the 2009 world record in the men’s SCM 50 fly in a blistering 21.75.
Katinka Hosszu picked up two wins on the opening night of finals in Budapest.
Vladimir Morozov broke Roland Schoeman’s 2009 World Cup Record in the men’s 50 freestyle in Budapest.
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Jordan Wilimovsky won the 1-mile and 10k races at this year’s Flowers Sea Swim, an open water event held in Cayman Islands. But the 2015 world champion wasn’t the only big name among the almost 800 swimmers competing at the event.
Roland Schoeman shows how head elevation slows your technique while Junya Koga swims freestyle effortlessly with his head in the correct swimming technique.
Roland Schoeman shows us how kicking with an alignment board and snorkel can both allow the undulation the body needs in the fifth stroke while remaining as streamlined on the surface as possible.
The maximum propulsion occurs at the beginning of the down kick with a flick of the foot toward plantar flexion of the ankle. The more plantar flexion of the ankle, the more foot surface area is available to push backward in the water, creating propulsion.