BRITTA STEFFEN RUMORS

Sjostrom wins 50 fly, sets word record in 50 free at worlds

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Coming off a disappointing loss at the world championships, Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom bounced back with a gold medal and a world record. Sjostrom won the 50-meter butterfly in the first event Saturday. She then returned about an hour later in the semifinals of the 50 freestyle to break the world record. Her time of 23.67 seconds eclipsed the mark of 23.73 set...
Via MyNorthwest.com
July 29, 2017

Olympic swimming champion retires

German swimmer Britta Steffen, who won gold in the 50 and 100-meter freestyle at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, has announced her retirement.
Via Fox Olympics
September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Franklin, Clary, Lochte, Phelps advance

Tang Yi of China qualified fastest in the women's 100-meter freestyle preliminaries at the London Olympics, with defending champion Britta Steffen of Germany back in the pack.
Via FOXSports.com
August 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Franklin, Clary, Lochte advance in heats

Tang Yi of China qualified fastest in the women's 100-meter freestyle preliminaries at the London Olympics, with defending champion Britta Steffen of Germany back in the pack.
Via Fox Olympics
August 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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