Tonight, Sjostrom swam a brisk 55.84, taking away rival Dana Vollmer’s Olympic record set in 2012.
Ranomi Kromowidjojo posted a 26.00 in the prelims of the 50 butterfly, which places her fourth in the world rankings…
Aimee Willmott moved from seventh to second the world standings with a 3:34.82 to win the 400 IM.
Ying Lu (China) won her second gold medal of these Games, swimming a 57.83 for the win in this event after winning the 50 fly earlier this meet. Lu, who was the Olympic silver medalist in 2012, has the 10th-fastest time in the world this year.
Lu Ying of China set a new WUG record with her gold medal in the 50 fly during the second night of competition this week.
In the first two days of the Swedish Championships Sarah Sjostrom has broken one national record and put up two times that rank second in the world…
The Australian 4×100 free relay earned gold thanks to Cate and Bronte Campbell, and the Aussies cut down the U.S. lead in gold medals by 1 on the third day.
Lochte broke the grill out as he accepted the first gold medal of the 2012 Olympic swim meet. (Photo Courtesy: US Presswire)
The two pending superstars of these Olympics are MIchael Phelps and Missy Franklin as things kick off at the Olympics in London. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Just hours before the pool swimming begins in Shenzhen, China, the First day’s Start Lists have fianlly been released. Full…