Okubo Wins 200m Fly to Open Speedo Junior Nationals
Hometown favorite Corey Okubo (Irvine, Calif.) of the Aquazot Swim Club was victorious in the men’s 200-meter butterfly to highlight the opening night of the 2014 Speedo Junior National Championships at the William Woollett, Jr. Aquatic Center in Irvine, California.
2014 Speedo Junior National Championships Preview
The 2014 Speedo Junior Nationals are already underway in Irvine, California. While some of the nation’s best swimmers are competing at the YMCA National Championships in Indianapolis, many of them trekked to the west coast in search of best times.
Nationals Preview: Q&A with Elizabeth Beisel and Nathan Adrian
Olympians Elizabeth Beisel and Nathan Adrian are both looking to land a spot on the Pan Pac and World Championship teams next week in Irvine. In today’s Q&A, they talk about their goals and approach to the big meet.
Stars Set to Compete at Phillips 66 Nationals in Irvine
Nearly 1,000 swimmers, including Olympic gold medalists and world-record holders Michael Phelps (Baltimore, Md.), Missy Franklin (Centennial, Colo.), Ryan Lochte (Daytona Beach, Fla.) and Katie Ledecky (Bethesda, Md.), are expected to compete at next week’s USA Swimming’s Phillips 66 National Championships in Irvine, California.
Nationals Preview: Q&A with Breeja Larson and Ryan Murphy
Olympian Breeja Larson and National Teamer Ryan Murphy are two swimmers who both have their sights set on competing at Pan Pacs next month in Gold Coast, Australia. They recently took some time to answer some questions about the upcoming Phillips 66 National Championships.
Nationals Preview: Q&A with Jessica Hardy and Matt Grevers
Two National Team veterans – Matt Grevers and Jessica Hardy – are now in the midst of taper and gearing up physically and mentally for the 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships. They recently took some time out to answer some random questions before heading off to Irvine.
The Final Meet
It was our final meet together. We, the YMCA kids who grew up slogging miles in the same six-lane pool, summer after summer, winter after winter, year after year. Our final YMCA National Championships before heading off to college. We had a group of 10 or so seniors, and many of us swam together since we were kids. We wanted this final meet to be special.