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Thursday Jun 26 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Italy Names European Swimming Championships Roster; Fabio Scozzoli Added As "Wild Card"

ROME, Italy, June 26. THE recent Sette Colli Trophy meet gave 11 swimmers the opportunity to add themselves to the team attending August's European championships in Berlin.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Fabio Scozzoli, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Marco Orsi, Swimming, Federico Turrini, Mattia Pesce

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Gregorio Paltrinieri Smashes Italian Record in 1500 Free at Italian Nationals

RICCIONE, Italy, April 11. ALTHOUGH Federica Pellegrini has provided the top star power here at the Italian Spring Nationals so far this week, Gregorio Paltrinieri stole some of that thunder with a remarkable swim in the men's 1500-meter free to take down the Italian record.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Gregorio Paltrinieri, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Gabriele Detti, Samuel Pizzetti

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Gabriele Detti Takes Down Italian Record; Federica Pellegrini Remains Distance Free Contender

RICCIONE, Italy, April 8. THE middle-to-distance freestyle events picked up the most acclaim this evening at the Italian Spring Nationals in Riccione as Gabriele Detti took down an Italian record in the 800 free, and Pellegrini nearly moved to the top of the world in the 400 free.


Related Topix: Sports, Gabriele Detti, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Arianna Barbieri, Swimming, Elena Gemo, Mattia Pesce

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Swimming: Pellegrini says she'll quit after Brazil Olympics

Rome, March 20 - Former Olympic gold medalist Federica Pellegrini said Thursday that she intends to retire after the 2016 Olympics in Brazil, to pursue a quiet life as a "wife and mother".


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Filippo Magnini


Olympic Medal Count

1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35