Sharon van Rouwendaal

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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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8th EurocomSwim at Massy: Desplanches and Bonnet Each Pull in Doubles

Switzerland’s Jeremy Desplanches won both the 200 breast and the 200 IM on Saturday in Massy.

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8th EurocomSwim at Massy: M-A Olivier Double Distance Winner on Day 1

Open water star Marc-Antoine Olivier won both the 1500m free and the 800m free on Day 1 of the 2017 EurocomSwim National Meet at Massy in France.

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Stage 2 of France’s Swimtour in Massy, February 24-26: Meet Preview

This weekend will mark the 8th annual “Meeting National Eurocom de Massy,” the second stage of France’s Swimtour 2017.

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Argentina to Host First 10k Open Water World Cup of the Season Feb 4th

This Saturday 18 men and 20 women will embark on the first leg of the FINA/HOSA 10km Marathon Swim World Cup (MSWC) in Patagones-Viedma, Argentina.

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