Posts Tagged ‘Fran Crippen’
Still mourning the death of open water swimmer Fran Crippen, USA Swimming “has no plans to support or send athletes to the UAE for this event,” says the organization’s executive director Chuck Wielgus.
FINA officials met to discuss water temperature standards nearly three years after the death of U.S. swimmer Fran Crippen.
Tunisian swimmer adds open-water gold medal to bronze won in the 1,500-meter pool event.
*Edited to include relay records, including two NAG record*
Jack Conger and Michael Andrew broke three National Age Group records between them at the 2011 Tom Dolan Invitational. Curl-Burke broke the boys 13-14 400 medley relay NAG record.
The 2011 Tom Dolan Invitational will begin Thursday night at the University of Maryland’s Eppley Recreation Center, with timed finals events. Over the last decade, the invitational has attracted many of the top club teams from up and down the East Coast, making Tom Dolan one of the most competitive meets in the country. Read RFTW’s in-depth preview of swimmers to watch.