Category: Events & Competitions

Events & Competitions

FINA WC Budapest 2017 Friday 7/28 – Sarah second in 100 free while Emily equals record form in the 200 backstroke

Sarah Sjostrom was second in the 100m freestyle and Emily Seebohm equalled her own Oceania and Commonwealth record in the 200m backstroke on day six of the World Championships in …

Written by: Arena 29 July '17 0
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FINA WC Budapest 2017 Thursday 07/27 – Katinka flies to the podium and Sarah sizzles again in the 100m freestyle

Katinka Hosszu added the 200m butterfly bronze to her 200 individual medley title in front of a raucous home crowd at the World Championships in Budapest. While the Hungarian fans …

Written by: Arena 28 July '17 0
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FINA WC Budapest 2017 Wednesday 07/26 – Three golds for arena swimmers as emotion runs high in Budapest

Gabriele Detti set a European record with a thrilling late victory in the 800m freestyle, Chad Le Clos found redemption in the 200m butterfly following his Olympic heartache and Adam …

Written by: Arena 27 July '17 0
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FINA WC Budapest 2017 Tuesday 07/25 – Peaty keeps turning up the heat-y and Seebohm enjoys happy return to the podium

Adam Peaty twice lowered his own 50m breaststroke world record as he became the first man to swim inside 26 seconds and Emily Seebohm won bronze in the 100m backstroke …

Written by: Arena 26 July '17 0
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FINA WC Budapest 2017 Monday 07/24 – Triple gold as arena swimmers lay claim to the top of the Budapest podium

Sarah Sjostrom won her second gold in as many days in the 100m butterfly, Adam Peaty successfully attacked his 100m breaststroke title in the second fastest time in history and …

Written by: Arena 25 July '17 0
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FINA WC Budapest 2017 Sunday 07/23 – Sjostrom sets fire to the water with a new World Record in the 100m Freestyle

Sarah Sjostrom set a new world record of 51.71secs in the 100m freestyle as she became the first woman to swim inside 52 seconds and Gabriele Detti claimed bronze in …

Written by: Arena 24 July '17 0
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13th FINA SC World Championships – PRESS KIT

In 2016, for the first time Canada plays host to the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) from 6-11 December in the nation’s southernmost city of Windsor on the Detroit River. …

Written by: Arena 1 December '16 0
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Tell us your ‘goggle’ story

Hey guys, For your chance to win 1 of 5 pairs of Cobra Ultra goggles, simply let us know about your experience with goggles, old and new. For example: What …

Written by: Arena 14 October '16 0
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Tom Shields picks up double duty for summer job

Competing in the butterfly events is not an easy chore in the United States, not with Michael Phelps ruling the stroke for more than a decade, and looking to maintain …

Written by: Arena 3 July '16 0
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His Spot Secure, Tom Shields seeks a Double In Butterfly Events

In some ways, Tom Shields will be racing pressure-free on Saturday night. With a berth to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro collected earlier in the week in the 200 …

Written by: Arena 2 July '16 0