Sharon von Rouwendaal

Kirpichnikova Snaps 16-Year French Drought with Worlds Qualification in 1500 Free

Anastasia Kirpichnikova snapped a 16-year French drought in the 1500 free just one day after ending a seven-year drought in the 400 free.

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Kirpichnikova Becomes 1st Frenchwoman to Qualify for 400 Free Internationally Since 2016

22-year-old Anastasia Kirpichnikova cleared the French qualifying time of 4:09.14 and became the fifth-fastest Frenchwoman of all time in the process.


Kirpichnikova Si Qualifica Per Fukuoka, Ma World Aquatics Dissente

Anastasia Kirpichnikova, cittadina francese appena certificata, si è qualificata per i Campionati Mondiali del 2023, ma World Aquatics frena

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Anastasia Kirpitchnikova E’ Ufficialmente Una Cittadina (Sportiva) Francese

Anastasiia Kirpitchnikova, tre volte campionessa europea in vasca corta nel 2021 con la Russia, è ufficialmente francese e potrà gareggiare a Fukuoka

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Russia Native Kirpichnikova Attains French Citizenship, Barely Misses Worlds Spot in 10K

Anastasia Kirpichnikova became the first Russian woman to participate in pool and open water swimming at the Olympics two years ago in Tokyo.


European Championships Open Water Events Postponed or Canceled Because of Weather

Thunderstorms and more heavy waves meant another postponement of open water events in Italy this week, with one race being canceled.


2022 French Elite Championships: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

Melanie Henique, the world leader in the 50 fly, will take on that race on Saturday with an eye on locking up her World Championship qualification.


2021 Swammy Awards: 2021 F. Open Water Swimmer of the Year Ana Marcela Cunha

Brazil’s Ana Marcela Cunha won the Olympic 10km race over Sharon von Rouwendaal, completing a quad that saw her win and win a lot.