• World Record: Australia Takes Gold in Women’s 4×100 Free Relay Australia maintained its winning streak in the women’s 4×100-meter freestyle relay, winning gold — and setting a new world record! Despite coming off the 100-meter butterfly semifinals earlier in the session Emma McKeon swam a solid 51.35. Cate Campbell swam an incredible anchor leg, finishing more than 3 seconds ahead of Canadian Penny Oleksiak and […] July 24, 2021
  • Yui Ohashi Dethrones Katinka Hosszú in 400 IM The Iron Lady Katinka Hosszú’s reign has ended! Japanese swimmer Yui Ohashi won gold in the 400-meter IM with a blazing 4:32.08. Ohashi maintained a solid lead, holding off the rest of the field despite looking fatigued late in the race. Americans Emma Weyant and Hali Flickinger took silver and bronze, in 4:32.76 and 4:34.90. […] July 24, 2021
  • Outside Smoke: Ahmed Hafnaoui Wins 400 Free We had a major case of outside smoke during the men’s 400-meter freestyle final — Ahmed Hafnaoui of Tunisia surged for the win all the way in lane 8! It was a tight race in the last 100 meters, with just 0.58 separating the top 3 times. Hafnaoui’s 3:43.36 gave him the win by just […] July 24, 2021
  • Daiya Seto Misses Final in 400 IM While many predicted that Japan’s Daiya Seto was in the running for a medal in the 400 IM, he wasn’t able to make it happen in the qualifying heats, and failed to make the final. The field was insanely tight in the last two prelims heats, with Australia’s Brendon Smith taking the top seed in […] July 24, 2021
  • How Katie Ledecky Became the Greatest Distance Swimmer of All Time Katie Ledecky is one of the best athletes the world has ever seen. Not just in swimming, but across all sports, she’s considered one of the greatest of all time. After exploding onto the scene as a teenager, the American swimmer claimed the distance swimming throne, and this distance queen hasn’t given it up since! […] July 20, 2021
  • How to Watch Swimming at the 2021 Olympic Games Every 4 years, swimming takes the spotlight during the Summer Olympics. Millions of people tune in to watch athletes from all corners of the globe duke it out in the pool. After the 2020 Tokyo Olympics were postponed a full year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, swim fans are chomping at the bit to see […] July 16, 2021
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