Monday Apr 14
The Straits Times
Swimming: 'Frog King' hasn't spawned new generation
Former Olympic champion Kosuke Kitajima has urged Japan's young swimmers to step up after a collective flop at the national championships left him wondering if he needs to postpone his retirement.
The Japan Times
Hagino wins showdown with Seto, takes 400 IM title at nationals
Speed to burn: Kosuke Hagino glides ahead during the butterfly portion of the men's 400-meter individual medley final on Thursday at the 90th Japan Swimming National Championships.
Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer
Will FINA Keep Evolving Rules to Accommodate Free Thinkers?
Guest commentary by Caroline Simmons As I was watching the Southeastern Championships, I had the pleasure of sitting next to an old swimming friend.