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Marlins of Raleigh Relay Takes 2 Seconds Off Old 10 & Under National Record Marlins of Raleigh Splits:.

Peaty Hits Meet Record in 50 BR, Proud Tops Fratus at Mare Nostrum - Barcelona Ben Proud of Great Britain posted a 21.58 to win the 50 free, defeating a field including Bruno Fratus, MIchael Andrew, and Kristian Gkolomeev.

Fish Out of Water: The SwimSwam Podcast Now on iTunes and Spotify! Big news: the new SwimSwam podcast, Fish Out of Water, is now available for listening, for free, on both Apple Podcasts and Spotify. More episodes will be coming out soon, as our host John Culhane is joined by more guests from around the world of swimming for deep conversations about the sport, as well as a cast of characters from Team SwimSwam.

YNats Runner-up Maggie Clough Verbally Commits to In-state Akron Zips Countryside YMCA's Maggie Clough has elected to remain in Ohio for her collegiate swimming career with a 2020 verbal to Akron.

Koch, Thomasberger siegen bei Mare Nostrum Tour, Barcelona Juni 2019 Canet-en-Roussillon Meldeergebnis Mare Nostrum Reckorde Ergebnisse In der Vorbereitung auf die Saison.

Beating Early Summer Burnout How do we coaches keep our swimmers enthusiastic at the end of a long school year? Shake Things Up. Take your typical workout style and rearrange it. If you typically lead practice with a kick set, put something fast off the blocks right after warm up instead.

2019 Clovis Pro Swim Series: Night 4 Photo Vault Akaram Mahmoud charged to a 1st place finish in the 1500 Free at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Clovis. SwimSwam's Jack Spitser was there to capture the action.

Hosszu Clocks 200 IM Meet Record At Mare Nostrum Prelims In Barcelona Katinka Hosszu threw down a new meet record during day two prelims at the Mare Nostrum stop in Barcelona, posting a time of 2:09.07 in the women's 200 IM. Hosszu's swim breaks the record previously held by Siobhan-Marie O'Connor, who had been 2:09.56 in 2015.

Versatile Molly Arenson Verbally Commits to St. Cloud State for 2020-21 Molly Arneson of Countrywide YMCA and Springboro High School in Springboro, Ohio will swim for Minnesota's St. Cloud State in 2020-21.

Futures Finalist Sydney Roycraft Delivers Verbal Commitment to LSU Sydney Roycraft, a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American from The Woodlands, Texas, has announced her verbal commitment to Louisiana State University for the 2020-21 school year. She will join Allison Tomsuden, Jadyn Jannasch, and Maddie Howell in the class of 2024.

International Swimming League: Teams und Termine Die International Swimming League hat am 11.6. die Teamaufstellungen von den Cali Condors, DC Trident, AquaCenturions und Energy Standard bekanntgegeben. Die Aufstellungen von LA Current, New York Breakers, Team Iron und London Roar werden nächste Woche am 18.6.

Weniger als 50 Tage: Multisport-Event "Die Finals" im August in Berlin In Berlin finden jedes Jahr zahlreiche deutsche Titelkämpfe in unterschiedlichen Sportarten statt. Da fast jede Sportart neben König Fußball verblasst und viel zu wenig Medienaufmerksamkeit bekommt, veranstalten nun zehn Sportarten gemeinsam "Die Finals" am 3.

MN State Champ Backstroker Lara Mitchell Commits To Boston University For 2020 Mitchell will be joining a Terriers team that, in 2019, finished 5th place at the Patriot League Championships, just 91 points out of 2nd place.

Nathan Lile Claims 2 Sprint Titles on Third Day of Charlotte Ultra Meet 25-year-old Nathan Lile of the Gamecocks won two of the four sprint titles contested on the third night of the 2019 Charlotte Ultra Meet. First, Lile won the 50 butterfly in 24.28, getting to the wall ahead of NC State's Coleman Stewart, who touched 2nd in 24.84.

NY Butterflier Morgan Rinn Delivers Verbal Commitment To Penn State For 2020 Primarily a butterflier, Rinn already has a career-best time in the 200-yard butterfly that is already faster than the NCAA 'B' cut time.

2019 SwimSquads: Adams Family Wins, Jaeger Holds Off Beisel By Single Point Cammile Adams and the Adams Family have won the 2019 SwimSquad Battles, while the Jaeg-Train bested the Beisel Bunch for second by just one point.

Miller, Smoliga Win 2019 Pro Swim Series Titles, $10K; Andrew Leads Money List Cody Miller and Olivia Smoliga are your 2019 Pro Swim Series champions, navigating the new format to win $10,000 apiece for the top male and female swims of the series in FINA points. Meanwhile Michael Andrew led all money-earners on the series with $25,750.

Smith Lowers WJR Again in Finals, IU Breaststroke Sweeps at Counsilman Classsic Regan Smith delivered yet another World Junior Record in the 100 meter backstroke in the final session of racing at the 2019 Counsilman Classic at the legendary IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis.

2019 Pro Swim Series-Clovis: Day 4 Race Videos During the final session of the 2019 Pro Swim Series, Brandon Fischer stole the show once again with yet another age-defying swim. Fischer won the 50 breast with a 27.26, setting another lifetime best. Fischer is now the second-fastest American this year, as well as the 17th-fastest world swimmer this year.

Michael Chadwick Wins Final Event of 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series Team Elite's Michael Chadwick swam a season-best 100 free to close out the 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series at Clovis. Michael Chadwick went a season-best 100 free for the win in Clovis. His 48.70 now moves him into the top thirty world rankings for 2019. He got off to a quick start in 23.26 and out-split the field on the second fifty as well.

Julie Meynen Breaks Another Luxembourgish National Record In 100 Free Julie Meynen unloaded her second Luxembourgish National Record of the competition on the final night of the 2019 Pro Swim Series stop in Clovis, California, doing so in the women's 100 freestyle. Meynen touched in a time of 54.63, lowering her previous mark of 55.09 set at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio where she placed 25th.

Mallory Comerford, Kelsi Dahlia Go One-Two in TYR Pro Series Clovis 100 Free Louisville and Cardinal Aquatics' Mallory Comerford earned her first win of the week in the 100 freestyle at the 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series Clovis. Cardinal Aquatics posted a one-two finish in the 100 freestyle with great effort from Mallory Comerford and Kelsi Dahlia.

Markus Thormeyer Gets 200 Back Win at TYR Pro Series Clovis Markus Thormeyer earned his first win of the TYR Pro Swim Series Clovis with a 1:59.24 in the 200 backstroke. Canada's Markus Thormeyer raced to victory in the 200 back, coming in at 1:59.24. His season best is a 1:57.42 form earlier this year. Thormeyer was the only man under the two-minute barrier this time around.

Isabelle Stadden Sweeps Backstrokes with 200 Win at TYR Pro Series Clovis Aquajets' Isabelle Stadden swept the backstroke events at this Clovis stop of the TYR Pro Swim Series with her win in the 200 on night four. 16-year-old Isabelle Stadden posted a strong win in the 200 back, coming in right on her lifetime best at 2:08.67.

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