James Guy was the only sub-1:50 swimmer in the heats of the men’s 200m freestyle this morning in Edinburgh.
The Edinburgh International Swim Meet is truly living up to the ‘international’ part of its namesake, as athletes from Spain, Denmark and beyond will be joining a strong British contingency at the Royal Commonwealth Pool this weekend. Among them is new mom Jeanette Ottesen of Denmark.
25-year-old Shane Ryan doubled up on his 100m free victory from last night with another gold tonight in the 100m back at the 2019 McCullagh International.
Singapore’s Joseph Schooling looks to get his 2019 swimming underway at this weekend’s Flanders Cup in Antwerp, Belgium.
The most decorated Scottish athlete ever at a Commonwealth Games, Duncan Scott, is expected to race this weekend in Edinburgh, entered in a hefty line-up of events.
Kyle Stolk set two more meet records on the final night of competition at the North Sea Meet in Norway.
European Champion Florian Wellbrock highlights a stacked European lineup at the North Sea Swim Meet in Norway.
Freya Anderson nabbed two individual golds on night 1 of the 2018 Manchester International Swim Meet.
Although Rikako Ikee is listed on the start lists for this weekend’s Manchester International Swim Meet, it’s doubtful she will be racing, as the teen is currently in Turkey training with Sarah Sjostrom.
Katinka Hosszu will make her 2018 European Championship debut in the mixed 800 free relay.
A combination of swimmers slower than their bests, and not using their best swimmers, left the British 400 free relay in 10th place on Friday morning and out of the final.
Ben Proud and Andrii Govorov will both be looking for a new 50 fly world record on day 3 in Rome.
Andrii Govorov broke his own 50 fly meet record at day 3 prelims in Rome.
Scottish Olympian Hannah Miley took on a monster schedule at the 2018 Glasgow Int’l Meet, including the 400m IM in which she topped Commonwealth rival Aimee Willmott.
Edinburgh’s Tain Bruce topped the women’s 100m fly podium tonight in Glasgow, as another trio swept the women’s 50m free.