Italy's Gregorio Paltrinieri broke the oldest International Swimming Federation (FINA) world record today at the European Short Course Championships in Netanya, Israel, erasing the 14-year-old mark in the 1500 metres freestyle.
Germany’s Marco Koch finished narrowly outside the world record in the men’s 200 metres breaststroke as he took gold on the second day of the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Netyana, Israel.
Hosszú breaks world record as Hungary enjoy great start to European Short Course Swimming Championships
Hungary enjoyed a superb opening day of competition at the European Short Course Swimming Championships as Katinka Hosszú and Peter Bernek delivered excellent performances to win gold in Netyana, Israel.
Copenhagen will play host to the 2017 European Short Course Championships in the state-of-the-art new Royal Arena, the European Swimming League (LEN) Executive has announced.