WATCH: U.S. Team Practice At Croatia Training Camp

Below, watch a video via USA Swimming on Facebook of the U.S. World Championship team practicing at their training camp in Opatija, Croatia. They went live on Monday morning, with about three and a half minutes of practice footage.

The team began training camp on July 12th, and will travel to Budapest tomorrow, Wednesday the 19th, with the World Championships set to get underway Sunday the 23rd.

Check out some of their Instagram posts from the trip here.

USA Swimming made a few posts of their own signifying the end of training camp.

Wrapping up the final day of training camp! Tomorrow ➡️ #Budapest! ????#FINABudapest2017

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42 athletes. ONE team. #TeamUSA is ready! ?????? #FINABudapest2017 #SwimUnited

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Among the key events for the Americans on the opening day are both men’s and women’s 400 free relays, the women’s 400 free where defending champ Katie Ledecky and Olympic bronze medalist Leah Smith have a great shot to go 1-2, and the final of the men’s 400 free where Clark Smith and Zane Grothe will have their first Long Course World Championship swims.

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Fun to watch them work-out in an idyllic setting for a swimming practice.

Looks like there’s 50 different workouts going on. Everyone is doing their own thing!

Lane Four

What a special moment for our great athletes. So proud of them, I could burst!


I always wanted to see a training camp video where one lane would have to be reserved for community open swim, and you would have that one 90 year old man that takes 7 minutes to do one lap of breastroke


That’s Adam Peaty. Probably.

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James formerly competed for the Laurentian Voyageurs in Sudbury, Ontario, specializing in the 200 free, back and IM. He finished up his collegiate swimming career in February of 2018, placing 11th at the OUA Championships in the 200 IM, and graduated with a bachelor's degree in economics in May. He …

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