Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports/Aquatics’ Category

Canada’s Markus Thormeyer claims gold at the FINA Champions Swim Series

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Canada's Markus Thormeyer claimed gold in the 200-metre backstroke at the FINA Champions Swim Series in Shenzhen, China. 

Watch the FINA Champions Swim Series in China

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Click the video player above on Wednesday at 7 a.m. ET to watch live coverage of the FINA Champions Swim Series season-opening event from Shenzhen, China.

Acquiring Canadian stars top priority for Toronto’s new pro swim league club

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020
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In September, the Canadian club and Tokyo will compete in the second season of the International Swimming League as expansion teams. For Robert Kent, co-owner and general manager of the Toronto franchise, the process of preparing his team for its debut started Monday.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: International Swimming League – finals

Friday, December 27th, 2019
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's program, watch some of the best swimmers in the world compete at the International Swimming League finals in Las Vegas.

Toronto, Tokyo to get new franchises in ISL pro swim league

Saturday, December 21st, 2019
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Toronto and Tokyo will begin competing next season as new franchises in the International Swimming League (ISL), the professional league announced in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Sarah Sjostrom dominates at International Swimming League finale

Saturday, December 21st, 2019
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Sarah Sjostrom earned season MVP honours and her Energy Standard team won the grand finale of the International Swimming League on Saturday in Las Vegas.

Oleksiak, Sanchez help Energy Standard grab lead on 1st day of glitzy ISL final

Friday, December 20th, 2019
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In a darkened arena on the Las Vegas Strip, swimming is being reinvented. Some of the sport's biggest names are competing in the grand finale of the International Swimming League, with flashing lights, pulsating music spun by an on-deck DJ and action-packed racing in a concept the sport has never seen.

Masse, Oleksiak among Canadians competing in inaugural swim league final

Thursday, December 19th, 2019
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Olympic medallist Kylie Masse was looking for a way to keep her competitive drive fresh after finishing out her collegiate swimming career at the University of Toronto.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: International Swimming League Final

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch the season final of the International Swimming League Day 1 action.

Watch the International Swimming League Final in Las Vegas

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019
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A new professional league for elite swimmers has launched with meets in seven cities across the U.S. and Europe. Watch Canadians Penny Oleksiak and Kylie Masse compete in Naples, Italy, in October.