BRITON PEATY BREAKS WORLD RECORD IN 100-METER BREASTSTROKE IN SHORT WATER

At the International swimming League stage, Briton Adam Peaty set a world record in the 100-meter breaststroke in short water. At the competition held in Budapest, the 25-year-old covered the distance in 55.49 seconds, improving the previous achievement of Cameron van Der Burgh by 0.12 seconds. Curiously, van Der Burgh’s record lasted exactly 11 years […]

Khailova won the 1500m freestyle at the Russian Championship

Alexandra Khailova won the 1500m freestyle swim at the Russian Swimming Championships in Kazan.Khailova swam the distance in 16 minutes 35.38 seconds. The second place was taken by Yana Kurtseva (16.40.47), the third was Ekaterina Sorokina (16.47.91).The Russian Swimming Championships will end on Friday. Borodin: Russia’s record is 200 m more expensive than 400 m […]

The history of swimming

Swimming is a sport, the essence of which is to overcome a certain distance by swimming in the shortest time. Swimming is certainly one of the oldest sports. People many centuries ago adopted different ways of swimming from animals, which helped them in fishing, moving from coast to coast, or simply in military Affairs. The […]

Adam Peaty – British Swimming World-Class Programme

Adam Peaty is among 53 athletes who have been selected for the British Swimming World-Class Programme (WCP) for the 2020-2021 season. There is though no place for IMers Hannah Miley and Aimee Willmott – who boast four Olympic finals, eight European medals and the last three Commonwealth titles between them. Neither is their fellow medley specialist Abbie Wood selected for the programme […]

Efimova plans to fly from the United States to participate in the Russian swimming Championships

Six-time world champion in swimming Yulia Efimova would like to take part in the Russian swimming Championships. This was reported by the athlete’s agent Olga Eliseeva. Efimova is currently in the United States. “Yulia would like to fly to the Russian championship. But now it is difficult to plan anything, everything is constantly changing. We […]