Latest News for: Melbourne swimming


Florida Tech Panthers Ben Klimczak Named Assistant Swimming Coach and Assistant Aquatics Director

Space Coast Daily 15 Sep 2023
... swimming teams and assistant aquatics director ... BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Florida Tech head coach David Dent has announced the hiring of Ben Klimczak as assistant swimming coach of the men’s and women’s swimming teams and assistant aquatics director.

Space Coast fishing: Mullet run is wide open; Snook, sharks, tarpon and jacks feeding

Florida Today 14 Sep 2023
West Melbourne mayor fight, school bus shooting Hurricane Lee ... Canaveral Seashore, Jetty Park, Cocoa Beach Pier, Patrick Space Force beaches, Melbourne Beach, Spessard Holland, Bonsteel, all these beaches have had big schools of mullet swimming south and getting pounded by predators.

Osaka to return for 2024 Australian Open

The Manila Times 07 Sep 2023
In an interview with ESPN at the US Open on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila), Osaka replied "yes" when asked if she would be in Melbourne at the start of next year. Osaka, who participated in a mental health forum with swimming legend Michael Phelps at Flushing ...

Mossman Gorge human bones may be those of Melbourne dental assistant who went missing eight ...

The Daily Mail 06 Sep 2023
Police are testing human remains found at a swimming hole in far north Queensland with the belief they may belong to a Melbourne dental professional who went missing eight months ago ... Mossman Gorge is a river in Daintree National Park, north Queensland, and is a popular swimming spot among locals and tourists (pictured).

Beach hazard advisory for rough surf, rip currents issued for Volusia, Flagler

Daytona Beach News-Journal 20 Aug 2023
... Jessie Smith, a forecaster with NWS in Melbourne. The advisory also cautions beachgoers to only swim in areas where lifeguards are present.

Dawn Fraser leads tributes to "good bloke" John Devitt, double Olympic gold medallist, after death at 86

Inside The Games 19 Aug 2023
Devitt won the 100 metres freestyle title at the 1960 Rome Olympic Games in a race with Lance Larson of the United States that entered swimming lore ... Devitt had also been President of Swimming Australia and returned to Melbourne in 2006 as Chef de Mission of the Commonwealth Games 50 years after his own Olympic debut,.

John Devitt dies: Olympic swimming champion dead at 86

The Daily Mail 18 Aug 2023
Former swimming champion John Devitt, who won gold medals at the 1956 Melbourne and 1960 Rome Olympics, has died, aged 86 ... Former swimming champion John Devitt (left), who won gold medals at the 1956 Melbourne and 1960 Rome Olympics , has died, aged 86 ... He was also the Australian chef de mission for the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne.

Australian Olympic swimming gold medal winner John Devitt dies at the age of 86

Wtop 18 Aug 2023
SYDNEY (AP) — John Devitt, who won gold medals at the 1956 Melbourne and 1960 Rome Olympics and set four individual world records in swimming for Australia, has died ... He was also a member of the gold medal-winning 4-x-200 Australian freestyle relay at the Melbourne Games four years earlier.

Olympic swimming in the Seine highlights efforts to clean up city rivers worldwide

Phys Dot Org 03 Aug 2023
One year out from the 2024 Summer Olympic and Paralympic games, Paris has announced it will reopen the River Seine for swimming competition and then allow public swimming, ending a century-long ban ... A brief history of river swimming ... In Melbourne, there are calls for a chain of city swimming spots along the Birrarung/Yarra.

China claim two swimming golds at World Aquatics Championships

Inside The Games 24 Jul 2023
Kate Douglass, who won five gold medals at the World Swimming Championships (25m) in Melbourne last December, overcame compatriot Alexandra Walsh to take the title in 2.07.17 ... 🥉🇫🇷Maxime GROUSSET#AQUAFukuoka23 #Swimming— World Aquatics (@WorldAquatics) July 24, 2023.

Sports TV listings for Sunday July 23

The Roanoke Times 23 Jul 2023
AUTO RACING. 8.55 a.m.; ESPN, Formula One, Hungarian Grand Prix. 111 a.m.; ESPN, "Stewart" (Jackie Stewart documentary). 1.30 p.m.; Fox Sports 1, NHRA Northwest Nationals, Qualifying, at Kent, Wash. (taped). 2.30 p.m.; WSLS, IndyCar Series, Hy-Vee 250, Race 2, at Newton, Iowa (pre-race show at 2 p.m.) ... alumni) ... Morocco, at Melbourne, Australia. SWIMMING ... .

Florida Tech Swimming Teams Recognized by CSCAA with Spring 2023 All-America Team Honors

Space Coast Daily 29 Jun 2023
24 women on the Florida Tech swim team combined for a 3.33 GPA ... BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – The Florida Tech men’s and women’s swimming teams were named to the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America Division II Scholar All-America list for the Spring 2023 semester.

Pop star turned pool star Cody Simpson sends a strangely worded message to his fans ...

The Daily Mail 22 Jun 2023
Pop star turned pro swimmer Cody Simpson has posted a strangely worded message to fans after missing out on a ticket to the World Swimming Championships in Japan next month. Simpson competed in the Men's 100m Butterfly final on day six of the 2023 Australian Swimming Trials at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre.

Australia head to world championships excited after positive trials

Reuters 19 Jun 2023
MELBOURNE, June 19 (Reuters) - Australia's swim team head to next month's world championships in Fukuoka with confidence after setting a number of eye-catching times at national trials in Melbourne ... by Ian Ransom in Melbourne; Editing by Peter Rutherford.

Cody Simpson's World Championship hopes dashed as he's beaten by 'love rival' Kyle Chalmers in ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jun 2023
The singer turned swimmer competed in the Men's 100m Butterfly final on day six of the 2023 Australian Swimming Trials at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre ... He competed in the Men's 100m Butterfly final at the 2023 Australian Swimming Trials in Melbourne and placed fifth, behind 'love rival' Kyle Chalmers (right).