Swimming World News https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news Sun, 24 Jul 2016 04:08:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.3 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/cropped-sw-site-icon-globe-512-32x32.png Swimming World News https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news 32 32 Matt Grevers’ Meet Record Broken on Night 3 of Brown Deer Sectional https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/matt-grevers-meet-record-broken-on-night-3-of-brown-deer-sectional/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/matt-grevers-meet-record-broken-on-night-3-of-brown-deer-sectional/#comments Sun, 24 Jul 2016 04:08:36 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=213626 The post Matt Grevers’ Meet Record Broken on Night 3 of Brown Deer Sectional appeared first on Swimming World News.

By Allison Pierce, Swimming World College Intern At the Walter Schroeder Aquatic Center, Sean Lehane shattered Matt Grevers’ 12-year-old Speedo meet record in the 200 backstroke by over four seconds, finishing

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Kyle Robrock Nearly Breaks 50 Free Meet Record on Final Day of Gresham Sectionals https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/kyle-robrock-nearly-breaks-50-free-meet-record-on-final-day-of-gresham-sectionals/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/kyle-robrock-nearly-breaks-50-free-meet-record-on-final-day-of-gresham-sectionals/#respond Sun, 24 Jul 2016 03:21:24 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=213617 The post Kyle Robrock Nearly Breaks 50 Free Meet Record on Final Day of Gresham Sectionals appeared first on Swimming World News.

By Katie Lively, Swimming World College Intern Another meet record almost fell on the fourth and final night of the Western Region Sectionals as Kyle Robrock of the University of

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Columbia Sectionals Conclude as Michael Andrew Grabs Two More Titles https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/michael-andrew-sweeps-two-more-titles-to-conclude-columbia-sectionals/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/michael-andrew-sweeps-two-more-titles-to-conclude-columbia-sectionals/#respond Sun, 24 Jul 2016 03:10:29 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=213616 The post Columbia Sectionals Conclude as Michael Andrew Grabs Two More Titles appeared first on Swimming World News.

By Caitlin Daday, Swimming World College Intern The final night of Columbia Speedo Sectionals was full of strong wins in every event. Notably, Michael Andrew, who began the meet yesterday, picked up

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Daniel Comforti Wins Tight 100 Breast Final At Night Three Of Roseville Sectionals https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/daniel-comforti-wins-tight-100-breast-final-at-night-three-of-roseville-sectionals/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/daniel-comforti-wins-tight-100-breast-final-at-night-three-of-roseville-sectionals/#comments Sun, 24 Jul 2016 02:47:54 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=213597 The post Daniel Comforti Wins Tight 100 Breast Final At Night Three Of Roseville Sectionals appeared first on Swimming World News.

The third night of competition at Roseville featured a slew of athletes grabbing individual titles and tight races in the 100’s. Alexandra Crisera jumped ahead of the competition in the

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Unconfirmed Reports Ahead of IOC Decision Say Russia to be Banned from Rio Olympics https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/unconfirmed-reports-ahead-of-ioc-decision-say-russia-to-be-banned-from-rio-olympics/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/unconfirmed-reports-ahead-of-ioc-decision-say-russia-to-be-banned-from-rio-olympics/#comments Sun, 24 Jul 2016 02:17:03 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=213596 The post Unconfirmed Reports Ahead of IOC Decision Say Russia to be Banned from Rio Olympics appeared first on Swimming World News.

Tomorrow the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is expected to announce whether or not Russia will be banned from the Rio Olympics, in light of the recently released McLaren Report, revealing long

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Meyer of the Northern Kentucky Clippers Adds to his Success in Columbus https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/213589-2/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/213589-2/#respond Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:37:56 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=213589 The post Meyer of the Northern Kentucky Clippers Adds to his Success in Columbus appeared first on Swimming World News.

As the second timed finals session of the day, the night session started off with the women’s 200 meter free relay.  The Ohio State Swim Club women crushed the final

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5 Reasons Why Olympic Rookie Jordan Wilimovsky is Set to Dominate https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/5-reasons-why-olympic-rookie-jordan-wilimovsky-is-set-to-dominate/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/5-reasons-why-olympic-rookie-jordan-wilimovsky-is-set-to-dominate/#respond Sat, 23 Jul 2016 16:00:31 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=212775 The post 5 Reasons Why Olympic Rookie Jordan Wilimovsky is Set to Dominate appeared first on Swimming World News.

By Melissa Berkay, Swimming World College Intern Jordan Wilimovsky‘s second place finish in the 1500 freestyle at the US Olympic Trials secured him yet another slot on the 2016 Olympic

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Grigory Tarasevich Tests Positive for Meldonium; Still Rio Bound https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/grigory-tarasevich-tests-positive-fro-meldonium-still-rio-bound/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/grigory-tarasevich-tests-positive-fro-meldonium-still-rio-bound/#comments Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:51:52 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=213575 The post Grigory Tarasevich Tests Positive for Meldonium; Still Rio Bound appeared first on Swimming World News.

Russian Olympian Grigory Tarasevich has tested positive for meldonium. However, he will not face a suspension since the concentration found was low, indicating that he used the substance before it was banned on

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Brendan Meyer Crushes Timed Finals in Columbus with Two Individual Wins https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/213570-2/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/213570-2/#comments Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:31:33 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=213570 The post Brendan Meyer Crushes Timed Finals in Columbus with Two Individual Wins appeared first on Swimming World News.

After an eventful power outage in Columbus, yesterday’s events took place this morning as a timed finals session.  The line up consisted of the men’s and women’s 400 meter free,

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3 Fun Facts About Olympic Rookie Molly “Pikachu” Hannis https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/3-fun-facts-about-olympic-rookie-molly-pikachu-hannis/ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/3-fun-facts-about-olympic-rookie-molly-pikachu-hannis/#comments Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:00:51 +0000 https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/?p=213447 The post 3 Fun Facts About Olympic Rookie Molly “Pikachu” Hannis appeared first on Swimming World News.

By Taylor Padington, Swimming World College Intern For many, the U.S. Olympic Trials is the most daunting meet in the world. Why wouldn’t it be? You are surrounded by some of

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