Kylie Masse will look to complete her fourth consecutive backstroke sweep on the final night of the U SPORTS Championships in Vancouver.
The favorite for tonight’s 50 breast will be Molly Hannis in the pool she knows better than the entire field as a UT grad and a member of TNAQ.
“Coach Ben is just so amazing and got me to where I am. I’m so grateful for him,” says Taylor Ruck of our 2018 Swammy Award winner for Canadian Coach of the Year, Ben Titley.
Take in the sights of the 2018 Lausanne Cup with a Canadian-specific photo vault, courtesy of photographer Kevin Reust.
Markus Thormeyer won the Canadian men’s only medal in swimming at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Katinka Hosszu is ending her 2018 year of seemingly continuous racing with quick morning swims in Lausanne.
16-year-old Joshua Liendo broke the Canadian 15-17 Age Group Record that had stood since 2009 in the men’s 50 freestyle in Toronto.
James Guy became the fastest Brit since 2009 in the 200m fly, while Anna Hopkin notched a 50 free textile British Record of her own. Teenager Kayla Sanchez also threw down a massive swim in the 100 IM.
With just 3 British stars in Ben Proud, Georgia Davies and Mark Szaranek competing in Hangzhou at the FINA Short Course World Championships, most of the English contingency is available to race at the Swim England Winter Championships this weekend. That includes powerhouse athletes such as James Guy, Sarah Vasey, Molly Renshaw and James Wilby.
Kisil will move east to Toronto to train under Ben Titley at the High Performance Center.
After breaking the Pan Pacs Record this morning, Murphy is set up for a backstroke sweep and could swim his first sub-1:54 since Rio.
Yasuhiro Koseki is one of the contenders in the men’s 200 breast on day 4 of the Pan Pacific Championships.
Coming before the individual events of all legs but the 100 breast, the mixed medley relay will set each federation up for some tricky ‘blind’ lineup decisions as the U.S. chases its own world record and Australia closes in on the Americans.
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Après des Essais canadiens concluants, le Canada enverra 50 de ses meilleurs nageurs aux prochains Championnats pan-pacifiques.