Category Archives: Swimming

Olympic Champion Ryan Lochte’s 14-Month Suspension Lifts Wednesday

After 14 months sidelined from competition due to receiving an intravenous vitamin infusion at a volume over the allowed limit, multi-time Olympic champion Ryan Lochte, 34, will quietly become eligible this week as Team USA is deep into a wild 2019 FINA World Championships week in South Korea. On May 24, 2018, months after completing […]

Filippo Megli Lowers Italian Record in 200 Free For Second Straight Day

2019 FINA WORLD AQUATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS The Italian Record in the men’s 200 free hadn’t been touched in a decade, but Filippo Megli has now lowered it for the second straight day, thanks to his 1:45.67 in tonight’s finals. Megli first cracked the record in yesterday’s semi-final, where he became the first Italian under 1:46 with […]

Minnesota’s Kilgallon Earns 1500 Olympic Trials Cut at Piscataway Sectional

The Speedo Sectional Championships July 18-21st, 2o19 Piscataway, NJ Long Course Meters Results on MeetMobile The final day of competition in Piscataway saw the 200 back, 50 free, 200 breast, women’s 1500 free, and men’s 800 free. 14-Year-Old Zoe Skirboll won yet another event, this time the women’s 50 free. Skirboll (Racer X Aquatics) touched […]

Pellegrini Nei 200-Detti E Greg 800Sl-Tutti Gli Italiani Superano Le Batterie

Debutto al nono Mondiale per l’icona femminile del nuoto italiano Federica Pellegrini. A due anni dalla storica finale di Budapest, la Pellegrini torna nelle quattro vasche. Questa volta non troverà però Katie Ledecky, che ha annunciato il ritiro dai 200 metri stile libero. Ci sarà però l’australiana Ariarne Titmus, che ha detronizzato proprio la Ledecky dalla vetta dei 400 metri stile libero. Si […]

Dolfin Swim of the Week: MacNeil Earns Major Upset With 58-to-57-to-55 Season

Disclaimer: Dolfin Swim of the Week is not meant to be a conclusive selection of the best overall swim of the week, but rather one Featured Swim to be explored in deeper detail. The  Dolfin Swim is an opportunity to take a closer look at the context of one of the many fast swims this […]

2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Day 2 Finals Race Videos

2019 FINA WORLD AQUATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS Though the session went by without a new World Record, night two of finals in Gwangju was thrilling. First, Adam Peaty and James Wilby went 1-2 for Great Britain in the men’s 100 breaststroke, clocking times of 57.14 and 58.46, respectively. Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom was dethroned by young Canadian Maggie […]

Sun Yang Replica Su Horton:”Mancare DI Rispetto A Me Va Bene, Ma Non Alla Cina”

Come vi abbiamo riferito nel corso del nostro lungo pomeriggio di ieri, Mack Horton, medaglia d’argento nei 400 metri stile libero, si è astenuto dalle celebrazioni. Al momento di salire sul podio è rimasto in piedi, non salendo sul secondo gradino e rimanendo in silenzio per tutto il tempo. Quando venuto il momento della foto di rito […]

2019 FINA World Championships: Day 2 Finals Preview

2019 FINA WORLD AQUATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS The 2019 FINA World Championships continues with four more world champions to be crowned in a few hours along with four semifinals to determine the eight qualifiers to battle for a medal. Day 2 Finals Events: Men’s 100 Breast- Final Women’s 100 Fly- Final Men’s 100 Back- Semifinals Women’s 100 […]

Beffato Ceccon,Passano Panziera-Sabbioni-Carraro-Castiglioni-Megli-Quadarella

Abbiamo ancora negli occhi Gabriele Detti con la medaglia di bronzo conquistata nei 400 metri stile libero, ma è già ora di guardare all’alba del secondo giorno. Ai blocchi di partenza arrivano due delle donne sulle quali l’Italia nutre le speranze maggiori di medaglia: Margherita Panziera e Simona Quadarella. Nel secondo giorno di batterie entreranno in scena altre stelle internazionali […]

2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

2019 FINA WORLD AQUATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS Day 2 Prelims heat sheets. Day 2 prelims of the 2019 FINA World Championships feature five events, four of which are headlined by World Record holders, including: Ryan Murphy (USA), 100 backstroke; Kathleen Baker (USA), 100 backstroke; Lilly King (USA), 100 breaststroke; and Katie Ledecky (USA), 1500 freestyle. The men’s […]