On the final day of World Championships, Lilly King and Yulia Efimova faced off one last time. King won in World Record time, but what does the race analysis reveal?
Like we did last week, we’re using our blueseventy Swim of the Week to count down the world records from the World Championships, this time focusing in on the world records from the second half of the meet: days 5 through 8.
It’s the second to last day at the 2017 FINA World Swimming Championships, but it could also be called the…
Just 10 players correctly picked junior world record-holder Anton Chupkov to triumph over senior world record-holder Ippei Watanabe in the men’s 200 breast.
Lilly King’s new world record in the 100m breaststroke is cause for celebration–and more Lilly King.
Mireia Belmonte scored the silver tonight in the women’s 1500 free, looking better than she ever has before.
That’s the greatest beauty of the King-Efimova Conflict (please don’t call it fingerwag-gate, for the love of god): even with resolution, it doesn’t end, as our friend Dr. Manhattan might blast forward from the Cold War to remind us.
Her time from the 100 breast semifinals tonight was her fastest since 2013.
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Sarah Sjöström has shimmied her way right up to world records in the 50 and 100 free this year, on top of already being a threat to her own 50 and 100 fly WRs.
Swimming technique goes hand in hand with racing strategy. Racing strategy often involves implementing more than one swimming technique.
Sarah Sjostrom and Yulia Efimova set the pool on fire in Canet tonight on day 1 of the final 2017 Mare Nostrum Tour.
Girl on Fire: 24.53 50 free and 57.07 100 fly double morning swims for Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom in Canet like it’s no big deal.
Swedish Olympic gold medalist Sarah Sjostrom took on the Campbell sister titans in the women’s 100m freestyle and won, clocking the 4th fastest time ever in the process.