Sharon van Rouwendaal

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Cunha Defends Women’s 25k Title, Wins 3rd Medal Of Championships

Ana Marcela Cunha struck gold in the women’s 25k, her third world title in the event and her third medal of these championships.

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Ashley Twichell Wins First U.S. Gold Of FINA World Championships

Ashley Twichell claimed the first gold of the competition for the Americans in the women’s 5k open water.

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Recovering From Mono, Olympic Champion Van Rouwendaal Denied 5k Medal

‘Great race. Bad finish,’ was how Olympic gold medalist Sharon van Rouwendaal summed up her 5k swim today in Lake Balaton.

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BlueSeventy Swim of the Week: Muller Avenges Rio DQ w/10K World Title

Disclaimer: BlueSeventy Swim of the Week is not meant to be a conclusive selection of the best overall swim of…

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The Re-Emergence of Philippe Lucas

French coach Philippe Lucas is at the top of his game, with two of his athletes (Marc-Antoine Olivier and Aurélie Muller) winning the first two swimming gold medals in Budapest for the men’s 5km and women’s 10km, respectively.

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Aurelie Muller Defends 10k Title, France Now 2-For-2 In Open Water

Aurelie Muller defended her women’s 10k World title on Sunday in Lake Balaton.

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2017 Open Water World Championship Preview

Olympic gold medalist Ferry Weertman will look to defeat reigning World Champion Jordan Wilimovsky in the men’s 10k.

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Katinka Hosszu Launches Pro Swimmers Union

Today, Hosszu revealed a list of professional swimmers from around the globe that have joined the newly-minted Global Association of Professional Swimmers (GAPS).

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Le jour des filles : Béryl Gastaldello, Mathilde Cini et Mélanie Hénique iront à Budapest : Hongrois rêver !

Béryl Gastaldello, Mathilde Cini et Mélanie Hénique iront à Budapest : Hongrois rêver !

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Championnats de France Elite 2017 : séries du 6e jour – 2 finales pour Gastaldello

Le compte-rendu de la dernière matinée aux Championnats de France Elite 2017.

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Championnats de France Elite 2017 : séries du 4e jour

Compte rendu des séries de la 4e journée des Championnats de France Elite 2017.

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Desplanches Blasts World’s #9 400 IM on Day 2 of French Nationals

His winning time of 4:13.11 was a new lifetime best by over 2 seconds, and well under the qualifying mark of 4:17.88. Desplanches is now the 9th fastest 400 IMer in the world this year.

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Championnats de France Elite 2017 2e jour : Aurélie Muller se qualifie pour Budapest en 1500m

Aurélie Muller cherche à battre le Record de France dans le 1500 nage libre ce soir.

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Gastaldello Leads 50 Back in Day 2 Prelims of French Nats

With that, Gastaledllo is just 6 hundredths shy of the FINA A cut, which stands at a 28.52 that she’ll go after in finals.

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Championnats de France Elite 2017 : séries du 2e jour

Béryl Gastaldello a signé le chrono le plus rapide en 50 dos ce matin.

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