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It seems like it was only yesterday, but the Olympic Games were held six months ago. There are several amazing stories and achievements to be recalled. Arguably one of the biggest headlines of the Olympic Games was in the 50-m free Olympic Swimming race when Anthony Ervin from USA grabbed a shocking Gold Medal. At…

As a take home message: Katie Ledecky world record clocked at 8:06.68 at the Arena Pro Swim Series at Austin (Texas) breaking her own W800Fr world record Swim pace has set at 1.58-1.59 m/s performing 39 strokes per lap (2.27-2.28m per stroke) having a 55% of efficiency and spending 5.4 kcal per lap. She delivered…

As a take home message: Racing strategy can depend from the energy expenditure per split It was estimate the energy expenditure per split and over the full race for the men’s 200m free medalists at the 17th Asian Games (gold: Hagino Kosuke, JAP ; silver: Sun Yang, CHI; bronze: Park Tae-Hwan, KOR) Hagino spent between…

   
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