Russia’s top swimmers will continue to train for the Olympics after news broke earlier this week that their Olympic Trials would be postponed indefinitely.
The World Anti-Doping Agency clarified both the alleged misconduct committed by Russia, and what consequences the nation could face if deemed non-compliant.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has given Russia three weeks to investigate and explain inconsistencies in data from the Moscow anti-doping lab.
The Russian Athletics Federation reportedly helped high jumper Danil Lysenko forge documents.
WADA completed a full audit of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) earlier this week with recommendations for future actions to come.
Russian coach Sergei Burkov announced that the selection for Russia‘s open water swim team for the 2019 World Championships will…
Kolesnikov has certainly mastered the sport this year, highlighted by becoming the fastest 50 backstroker in LCM in history with his European title-winning performance in August.
FINA has opened the Center for the Development of Water Sports in Kazan, Russia signing a cooperation agreement with the…
Russian butterflier Svetlana Chimrova breezed by the field in the 200 fly at the 2018 Mare Nostrum stop in Barcelona, clocking a new best time and Russian record of 2:07.50.
The former USC swimmer raced to a fourth place finish in the 50 free at the 2017 Budapest World Championships.
With how far Kolesnikov has taken the WJR, it’s time to look at the overall World Record, which is actually pretty close.
He set WJRs in the 50 free and the 200 back tonight.
As more and more evidence piles up to support a state-sponsored doping program within the nation of Russia, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has officially suspended the Russian Olympic Committee from the 2018 Winter Olympics while creating a strict process for allowing clean Russian athletes to compete under the Olympic banner.
Openysheva swam at the 2016 Rio Olympics for Russia, where she finished 18th in the 200 free prelims and anchored Russia’s 800 free relay to a 7th place finish.