SWIMMING: Dual world champion James Magnussen has revealed he was given the option of withdrawing from this week's Pan Pacific championships on the Gold Coast due to a "pretty dodgy" back.
SWIMMING: Nic Brown has won bronze for Australia in the men's 100m butterfly on Day 3 of the Youth Olympic Games.
SWIMMING: Australia has had another successful morning at the Olympic Sports Centre Natatorium in Nanjing, qualifying for another two semi finals (women’s 50m butterfly, men’s 50m freestyle) and two finals (women’s 200m backstroke, men’s 4x100m freestyle relay) tonight.
SWIMMING: Brianna Throssell has won a hatrick of medals at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games after winning two more bronze medals in the women’s 200m butterfly and medley relay tonight.
SWIMMING: Australia has dominated in the pool in the morning session on day two in Nanjing, qualifying for two semi-finals and two finals later tonight.
Australian swimmer Kyle Chalmers is just 16-years-old, but he is already nearing a major crossroads in his sporting career.
SWIMMING: Australia has won its second medal for the Youth Olympic Games, winning bronze in the Mixed 4x100m freestyle relay on the first day of competition.
SWIMMING: After a whirlwind first session in the pool at the Youth Olympic Games, it is a time for many of the athletes to reflect on their swimming journey so far especially quiet achiever Nicholas Brown.
SWIMMING: The Australian Youth Olympic Swim Team have bolstered themselves into the race for a podium finish on Day 1 of competition at the Olympic Sports Centre Natatorium, Nanjing.
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