Many meet records with be on the prowl for the opening finals session, including a big threat from the USA in the men’s 400 free relay.
The first day of competition at the 2019 World University Games will feature seven individual races, plus both 4×100 free relays.
Tomorrow, the World University Games will kick off in Italy, and will feature a handful of professional swimmers from the International Swimming League.
Zach Apple was the fastest American 100 freestyler in the 2017-2018 season, yet that still left him off the World Championships team.
The main WUG group included John Shebat, Austin Katz, Dean Farris, Tate Jackson, Jeff Newkirk, and Townley Haas (World Champs)
As of the latest International Swimming League (ISL) roster announcement on Tuesday, American swimming stars Caeleb Dressel and Simone Manuel are absent.
Sydney Pickrem will contest in her prime event, the 200 IM, while Brandon Fischer has another opportunity for an age-defying breaststroke swim.
After clinching 200 and 400 free wins, Trey Freeman has decided to drop the 1500 free and only focus on the 100 free.
With two more ISL team rosters yet to be announced, we’ve taken a look at the top international and U.S. names we’d expect to be up for grabs.
One team has just one active swimmer in Clovis. The imbalance in active roster choices throws a wrinkle into the still-live SwimSquad points finale.
Psych sheets for the final stop of the Pro Swim Series have been released, showing a quiet setting than in the past PSS stops.
NC State Head Coach Braden Holloway will be the men’s Head Coach, while Stanford women’s Assoiciate Head Coach Tracy Slusser will be leading the women’s team.
Olivia Smoliga rocketed to the top of the 2019 Pro Swim Series chase for the $10,000 bonus with a big 100 back in Richmond. Meanwhile Michael Andrew led all money-earners to crack $20,000 in winnings for the series so far.
The final morning of the 2019 Pro Swim Series – Richmond meet will feature heats of the 200 IM, 200 back, 50 breast, and 100 free, as well as the early heats of the 1500 free.
Day 3 prelims kick off this morning with the 200 fly, 50 free, 100 back, 200 breast, 50 fly, and 400 free.