Yuliya Efimova

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Russia Launches New Programs in Preparation for 2020 and 2024

Russia looks to improve performance at international meets, especially in preparation for the 2020 and 2024 Olympic Games.

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New World Cup Rules Take Effect With 1st Stop In Moscow August 2nd

Katinka Hosszu of Hungary is already on her way to Moscow after concluding a successful 2017 FINA World Championships.

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Sarah Sjöström imite un peut trop Mark Spitz, et trébuche sur une « Manuel » du savoir nager

Sarah SJÖSTRÖM a nagé sa finale mondiale 0s56 moins vite que dans son record du monde pour permettre à Simone MANUEL de lui passer devant.

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Russia, Australia Make Moves in Final Swimming Medal Table

Australia and Russia moved up to double digits to tie China for 2nd with 10 total medals.

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Lilly King Sets 50 Breast World Record In 29.40

Lilly King set a new world record to win the women’s 50 breaststroke title.

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Efimova Throws Down Fastest Breaststroke Leg In History: 1:04.03

Yuliya Efimova’s 1:04.03 breast leg was the fastest in history in the women’s 400 medley relay.

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Russian Women Break European Record To Win Medley Relay Silver

The Russian women crushed the European and Russian national records to win silver in the women’s 400 medley relay.

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USA Takes Down World Record in Women’s 400 Medley Relay

Baker got the ball rolling on the backstroke split with a personal best 58.54 on the backstroke leg, marking the 5th fastest 100 back ever done by an American.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 8 Finals Preview

Camille Lacourt seeks a three-peat in the men’s 50 back in his final swim.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 7 Finals Live Recap

Caeleb Dressel goes for the finals double tonight in the 50 free and 100 fly.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 7 Finals Preview

Day 7 finals will feature the showdown between Joseph Schooling and Caeleb Dressel in the men’s 100 fly.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 7 Prelims Live Recap

Team USA’s Matt Grevers returns to the pool this morning for the men’s 50 back prelims and will look to set himself up for a shot at another individual medal.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 7 Prelims Preview

Lilly King and Katie Meili will be back in action on day 7 in the women’s 50 breast.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 6 Finals Live Recap

Olympic champ Ryan Murphy (USA) will compete for gold against 100 back World Champion Xu Jiayu (CHN) and fellow Olympic backstroke medalist Evgeny Rylov (RUS).

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Watch: Efimova Blasts 2:19 to Win Women’s 200 Breast Gold in Budapest (Race Video)

Watch as Russia’s Yuliya Efimova beats the field by over 2 seconds in the final of the women’s 200m breaststroke in Budapest.

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