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Olympics; Are the tough times over for New Zealand Swimming?

RNZ 23 Jul 2024
There is optimism within the Olympic swim team as they prepare for ... Fairweather became New Zealand's first ever swimming world champion when she took gold in the 400 freestyle in Doha in February.

Paris Olympics 2024 swimming: Schedule, events, venue, date, races to watch

Al Jazeera 23 Jul 2024
According to World Aquatics, 854 athletes – 463 male ... Women’s 400m freestyle – This event has been billed by the media as the ‘race of the century’ and features three superstars of the swimming world.

Here are the Indiana athletes competing in the 2024 Paris Olympics

Courier & Press - Evansville 23 Jul 2024
Bacon has finished fifth in the 3-meter springboard World Championships, and has won two silver medals (silvers in 1-meter springboard in 2022 and '19) ... The Indiana University junior has competed in open water swimming World Championship since 2022.

Global Times: Emerging talents, seasoned champions propel China's swim team to new heights as they ...

The Manila Times 23 Jul 2024
At February's World ... China has led the world for many years in diving, but I am happy to see that so much progress is also being made in sports like swimming and artistic swimming," said Al-Musallam.

Pumped for Paris: U.S. swim star Chris Guiliano, a Berks native, ready for a challenging ...

The Morning Call 23 Jul 2024
He will also do relay duty, swimming for the U.S ... On three of those days he’ll swim in morning heats and afternoon semifinals ... When he started the Trials off by finishing second in the 200 freestyle, he turned some heads in the swimming world.

US-Australia rivalry to light up Paris pool

Business Day 23 Jul 2024
ParisAmerican swimming, be warned ... A rivalry that has burnt for decades may be set to explode at La Defence Arena from Saturday as the two swimming superpowers duel for supremacy in the pool.

Tarzan at the Olympics: Johnny Weissmuller won 3 gold medals at the 1924 Paris Games

Newsday 23 Jul 2024
This of course was Johnny Weissmuller, who played Tarzan in the films but was also a swimming superstar 100 years ago ... The 1916 Olympics were set for Berlin but canceled because of World War I ... The world record now is 46.80.

How Katie Ledecky's 2016 Rio Olympics buildup went through the University of Delaware

Delaware Online 23 Jul 2024
At the swimming state meet in February, two swimmers took a break from their rapturous cheering and craned their necks to see the list of pool records behind them at the University of Delaware's Rawstrom Natatorium.

Delaware natives compete in 2024 Paris Olympics: How to watch

Delaware Online 23 Jul 2024
team in swimming, artistic swimming and rugby ... (NBC)Megumi Field, artistic swimming ... qualified for the Olympics in artistic swimming for the first time since 2008 with a bronze medal in teams at the 2024 World Aquatics Championships in Qatar.

Team GB swimmer Ben Proud aiming to make it third-time lucky at Paris Olympics

Metro UK 23 Jul 2024
The 29-year-old swimmer is one of the fastest athletes in his sport and in 2022 became the first person ever to win World, European and Commonwealth swimming titles in the same year – all within two months of each other.

Australian swimmers aiming high in Paris with sights set on knocking US off perch

The Guardian 23 Jul 2024
what you need to know if following from Australia Three years ago in Tokyo, the Australian swim team had their most successful Olympics .

From Muhammad Ali to Kelsi Worrell Dahlia, 5 Olympians with Louisville roots who won gold

Courier Journal 23 Jul 2024
Dahlia retired from swimming in 2022 after winning a record nine medals at the 2018 World Championships and won one gold medal at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships after swimming the butterfly leg of the 4x100 medley relay.Angel McCoughtry.

'Nothing new to us': Why Canada's swimmers are not afraid of the Seine

Toronto Sun 23 Jul 2024
Would you swim (in the Seine)? … Of course I’d go.” ... Horner remembers getting ill after competing in her first marathon swimming world cup in 2015 even though the water would have abided by water quality standards ... The women’s marathon swim is Aug.

Paris Olympics 2024 top storylines: Team USA basketball, Simone Biles, Sha'Carri Richardson, Opening Ceremony

CBS Sports 23 Jul 2024
With new sports, plenty of stars and rising rivalries in men's basketball, swimming and other sports, "Games wide open" is a fitting motto for the latest installment of the world's games ... 5) and the marathon swimming events (Aug.

World champion Freya Colbert enjoying being ‘under radar’ for Paris Olympics

Yahoo Daily News 23 Jul 2024
The tag of being world champion weighed heavily on Colbert at first, with the 20-year-old from Grantham admitting she doubted whether she could thrive on the highest stage.

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