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PR 65 - SWC 2019: Eleven World Cup records broken in Tokyo, successful first meet for Team Australia

Still fresh from the FINA World Championships performances in Gwangju, Korea, elite swimmers gathered in Tokyo, Japan, for the inaugural leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup 2019 from August 2-4.

Athletes showed an incredible form for this first meet of seven as no less than eleven new Word Cup records (WC) were established in the city that will host the 2020 Olympic Games in a year-time.

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Tokyo, Japan
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05Aug2019

SWC, Tokyo, Day 3: Rapsys snatches two victories and beat two new World Cup records

Swimmers presented wonderful races for this third and final day of the inaugural FINA Swimming World Cup 2019 in Tokyo, Japan

Nation’s favourite Daiya Seto, still fresh from his Gwangju title, set the pace in the 400m IM and clinched the gold at stake, setting a new World Cup record in 4:11.41

Swimming World Cup 2019
Tokyo, Japan
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04Aug2019

SWC, Tokyo, Day 2: Morozov grabs three gold medals

The second day of the FINA Swimming World Cup in Tokyo, Japan, continued today with spectacular races for the audience.

Hungary's Katinka Hosszu made a good start by winning the 200m fly on the first day and impressed in the 400m IM, an event she won in Gwangju, Korea, a few days ago for the fourth consecutive time at a FINA World Championships..

Swimming World Cup 2019
Tokyo, Japan
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03Aug2019

SWC, Tokyo, Day 1: Three World Cup Records on first day

The 2019 FINA Swimming World Cup 2019 kicked-off today, August 2, in Tokyo, Japan.

Still fresh from the FINA World Championships, the swimmers performed the most interesting races in Tokyo on Day 1.

In the women's 400m free, Spain's Mireia Belmonte and Australian Kiah Melverton, who fought in the 800m and 1500m free finals in Gwangju, made the top battle.
Belmonte started the first 350m really fast, however Melverton ran away with 0.10 and got the gold medal (4:06.71).

Swimming World Cup 2019
Gwangju, Korea
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02Aug2019

FINA Swimming World Cup 2019 season debuts in Tokyo

The 18th FINA World Championships in Gwangju (KOR), which takes place once every two years, has just ended, however the season for top swimmers is not over.

As the swimming elite has travelled the world to the World’s, the 31st edition of the FINA Swimming World Cup kicks-off in Tokyo, Japan, the next Olympic host city in summer 2020.

Swimming World Cup 2019
Tokyo, Japan
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31Jul2019

SWC 2019: 50m-pool action from August to November

The calendar of the 2019 FINA Swimming World Cup is now finalised and comprises seven meets distributed in three clusters: in August, immediately after the conclusion of the 18th FINA World Championships in Gwangju (KOR), swimming stars will first visit Tokyo (JPN, August 2-4), then Jinan, in China (August 8-10), and finally Singapore on August 15-17.

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18Apr2019

Alia Atkinson: Jamaica's Tour de Force

How does a Jamaican girl go from learning to swim at age 4 to making an Olympic team at 15 to becoming Texas A&M's second NCAA swim champion, just moments after her teammate became the first?

How, two years later, does she arrive at her third Olympic Games without a swimsuit, win a tiebreaker to clinch the last spot in the 100m breaststroke final, then place fourth to match Jamaica's best Olympic swimming result in history?

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20Nov2018

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