World Cup Prize Money

The top three swimmers in each category will receive the following: 1st place $7,500 2nd place $3,500 3rd place $1,500 There will also be prize money awarded for world records

New World Record at World Cup 5!

Glasgow’s new Tollcross Park Pool saw its first world record (pending FINA ratification). Han Xue of China swam a 30.88 in the 50m breaststoke to better her previous mark of

World Cup 5 in Glasgow, Great Britain

1994 World Champion, Lu Bin from China made a successful return to competition after serving a two-year drug ban. Lu was one of seven Chinese swimmers who tested positive at

No World Record for Aussie

Ryan Mitchell’s recent world record in the 200m breaststroke (sc) will not be ratified by FINA. Mitchell was disqualified in the prelims of the 200m breaststroke at the Australian SC

World Cup 4: Australia and China dominate again!

Michael Klim and Matthew Dunn each won two events as Australia collected six victories on the first day of the two-day World Cup in Malmo, Sweden. Klim defeated Jamaican Sion

Sievinen is back!!!!

1996 Olympic silver medalist Jani Sievinen made a winning return to international competition after a disastrous Olympic Games. The Finn took three months off after the Olympics where he settled

Human Torpedo Gets the Flu Bug

“The Human Torpedo” Denis Pankratov and some of his Russian teammates are battling a flu epidemic at a training camp near Moscow as they prepare for the World Cup in

Money Matters

Brooke Bennett, 16, the Olympic 800m freestyle champion, has decided to forego her high school and college eligibility in order to accept the $65,000 in prize money she won in