Swimming

French quadruple amputee to swim across world’s highest lake

French quadruple amputee to swim across world’s highest lake

La Paz, Bolivia: A Paralympian quadruple amputee, an Olympic silver medalist and an “eco-adventurer” will attempt to swim 122 kilometers…
Doha-leg of FINA Swimming World Cup stars from tomorrow

Doha-leg of FINA Swimming World Cup stars from tomorrow

DOHA: The Doha leg of FINA World Cup will begin here tomorrow with exciting races on the cards at the…
Sates, McKeon top names for FINA Swimming World Cup Doha 2021

Sates, McKeon top names for FINA Swimming World Cup Doha 2021

DOHA: Qatar Swimming Association (QSA) has finalised the line-up for the third meet of the FINA Swimming World Cup 2021,…
Singapore swimmer Schooling to start national service

Singapore swimmer Schooling to start national service

Singapore’s former Olympic champion Joseph Schooling will soon start national service after deferring it for years, officials said Thursday, following…
Bomb survivor Shepherd ‘just having fun’ at Paralympics

Bomb survivor Shepherd ‘just having fun’ at Paralympics

Tokyo, Japan: US swimmer Haven Shepherd lost her legs as a baby after her parents detonated a bomb intended to kill…
Australia re-appoints swim coach Taylor through to Paris Olympics

Australia re-appoints swim coach Taylor through to Paris Olympics

Sydney, Australia: Australian head swim coach Rohan Taylor on Monday had his contract extended through to the 2024 Paris Olympics after…
28th GCC Aquatics Championships starts in Doha tomorrow

28th GCC Aquatics Championships starts in Doha tomorrow

DOHA: The 28th GCC Aquatics Championships will get under way at the Hamad Aquatics Centre here from tomorrow. Competitions will…
Five-star Dressel joins elite Olympic club as Schauffele wins golf gold

Five-star Dressel joins elite Olympic club as Schauffele wins golf gold

Tokyo, Japan: Caeleb Dressel powered to his fifth swimming gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday as the United States…
Australia’s McKeon takes place among all-time greats after Olympic pool heroics

Australia’s McKeon takes place among all-time greats after Olympic pool heroics

Tokyo, Japan: Swimming great Ian Thorpe says Emma McKeon has “flown under the radar” in Australia but now she is firmly…
Five memorable moments from Tokyo Olympics swimming

Five memorable moments from Tokyo Olympics swimming

Tokyo, Japan: The Tokyo Olympics swimming ended Sunday with USA on top of the medals table. AFP Sport has compiled five…
Back to top button