Ryosuke Irie

View Ryosuke Irie's Biography

Watching Swimming: What Makes a Race Good?

Last Friday, SwimSwam published our Swammy Awards Top 10 Swims of the Year. The number one race was the men’s medley relay at the Asian Games.

  16 Comments

2018 Swammy Awards: Top 10 Swims of the Year

As we wrap up our 2018 Swammy Awards, it’s time to look back at the top 10 swims of 2018.

  40 Comments

Japanese Men Snag Asian Record In 400 Medley Relay

Yasuhiro Koseki had the 2nd fastest breaststroke split in the field as the Japanese men set a new Asian Record in the 400 medley relay.

  Comment First!

Mondiali Hangzhou-Day6: La Staffetta 4×100 Mista Femminile In Finale

CAMPIONATO MONDIALE IN VASCA CORTA FINA 2018 11/16 Dicembre 2018 Tennis Centre, Hangzhou Olympic & International Expo Center Swimswam Italia…

  Comment First!

2018 SC Worlds: Day 6 Prelims Live Recap

Aussie Mitch Larkin holds the world record in the 200 back (SCM), but will have to top a star-studded field in order to win his first gold medal in the event here on the final day of the 2018 FINA Short Course World Championships.

  27 Comments

2018 SC World Previews: Fastest Men In History Collide In Back Events

Matt Grevers, Xu Jiayu and Ryan Murphy are just a few of the incredibly talented backstrokers who will be competing in Hangzhou.

  23 Comments

World Cup Tokyo: Xu Jiayu Lowers Own Chinese NR in 200 Back

Xu Jiayu nailed a new Chinese national record in the men’s 200 back, dipping into 1:48 territory for the first time in his career.

  Comment First!

Seto, Irie, Koseki Among 37-Strong JPN Roster For SC World C’ships

Daiya Seto will try to defend his 400m IM world title earned in Windsor at the last edition of the FINA Short Course World Championships.

  Comment First!

Major World Ranking Shake-ups On Day 2 Of JPN SC C’ships

Sprinter Katsumi Nakamura is just one of the Japanese swimmers who cracked the world’s top 5 tonight in Tokyo.

  2 Comments

Koseki & Seto Dethrone World #1s In 100 Breast, 200 Fly

Pan Pacs champions Yasuhiro Koseki and Daiya Seto did major damage on day 1 of the Japanese Short Course Championships, rocking the world rankings in the process.

  Comment First!

Ikee, Ohashi & Hagino Missing From Japanese SC Worlds Selection Meet

The Japanese competition train ceases to stop, as the nation’s top athletes are gearing up for their World Championships Selection Meet slated for October 27th and 28th.

  Comment First!

After Dominant Year, Rikako Ikee Selected As Japan Swimming’s 2018 MVP

In response to her extraordinary year in the pool, 18-year-old Rikako Ikee has been honored as ‘MVP’ by the Japanese Swimming Federation.

  3 Comments

Pair Of World Records Highlights Final Night Of Budapest World Cup

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.

  13 Comments

Atkinson, Larkin Shine On Day 2 Of Budapest World Cup

Alia Atkinson was victorious over Yuliya Efimova in the women’s 100 breaststroke on day 2 of the FINA World Cup in Budapest.

  7 Comments

Sjostrom Leads 200 Free, 50 Fly Fields At Budapest World Cup Prelims

Sarah Sjostrom is primed for a big night of finals at the FINA World Cup stop in Budapest.

  1 Comment

Don't want to miss anything?

Subscribe to our newsletter and receive our latest updates!