Ledecky, Jaeger Top Seeds in Day 2 Prelims
Some notes from Tuesday’s prelims session of the XVI FINA World Championships.
Andrew, Eastin Shine Again on Final Night of Speedo Junior Nationals
USA Swimming National Junior Team members Michael Andrew and Ella Eastin were each victorious once again Monday to wrap up the 2015 Speedo Junior National Championships at San Antonio’s Northside Swim Center.
No Medals, but Plenty of Highlights for U.S. at Worlds Monday
The United States did not win any medals Tuesday at the XVI FINA World Championships, but the second day of competition was not without its highlights.
Ledecky Breaks World Record in 1500m Free Prelims
Katie Ledecky disrupted an otherwise routine prelim session Monday to break the world record in the women’s 1500m freestyle in the final heat of the morning.
Ledecky Breaks Championship Record en route to Gold
The United States won two medals Sunday at the XVI FINA World Championships. Olympian Katie Ledecky took the first, winning gold and setting a championships record in the women’s 400m free.