Ohashi blazes to silver in 200 IM in record time

Yui Ohashi earned Japan's first medal at the FINA World Championships on Monday when she claimed silver in the women's 200-meter individual medley. While placing 0.91 seconds behind Rio Olympic triple gold medalist Katinka Hosszu of Hungary, the 21-year-old debutante shaved 0.54 second off the national record, touching the wall at ...

Lochte set to compete as 10-month swimming ban ends

/ Jul 13, 2017

Lochte set to compete as 10-month swimming ban ends

Ryan Lochte is returning to USA Swimming competition this week for the first time since his 10-month suspension for his behavior at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics ended. The 32-year-old new father will compete at the L.A. Invitational, which begins Thursday on the Southern California ...

/ Jul 3, 2017

Hagino wins 200 IM to complete French Open double

Four-time Olympic medalist Kosuke Hagino completed a double on Sunday, winning the men's 200 meters individual medley and 200 meters freestyle at the French Open. In the two-day meet where top swimmers are competing to fine-tune for the July 14-30 FINA World Championships in Hungary, ...

Hagino wins French Open 400-meter IM

/ Jul 2, 2017

Hagino wins French Open 400-meter IM

Olympic champion Kosuke Hagino continued his preparations for the upcoming world swimming championships in Hungary with a dominant win in the men's 400 meters individual medley at the French Open on Saturday. Hagino powered home in a time of 4 minutes, 13.73 seconds to easily ...

/ Jun 25, 2017

Seto clocks personal best in 400 IM

Daiya Seto set a new personal record of 4 minutes, 7.99 seconds in the men's 400-meter individual medley on Sunday at an event in Rome. The 23-year-old, who won the bronze medal in the event at the Rio Games last summer, came second behind David ...

/ Jun 19, 2017

Teen Hasegawa wins again on European swim tour

Seventeen-year-old Suzuka Hasegawa won her second gold medal in the women's 200-meter butterfly at Europe's Mare Nostrum tour Sunday. Hasegawa, who topped the podium in the same discipline in Monaco a week earlier in the first of the three-leg series, touched the wall in 2 ...