Nakamura Clocks 48.13 100 Free At Kosuke Kitajima Cup

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam 2018 KOSUKE KITAJIMA CUP Saturday, January 27th & Sunday, January 28th Tatsumi International Swim Centre Tokyo, Japan Meet Site LCM Results The line-up at Tatsumi International Swim Centre lost some of its luster when Olympic champion Kosuke Hagino wound up not competing due to illness and his medal-winning-partner-in-crime Daiya Seto also bowed...
Via SwimSwam
January 28, 2018

2018 Kosuke Kitajima Cup: Monetary Stakes Raised

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam 2018 KOSUKE KITAJIMA CUP Saturday, January 27th & Sunday, January 28th Tatsumi International Swim Centre Tokyo, Japan Meet Site LCM Results (once available) Named for the legendary Japanese Olympic breaststroker Kosuke Kitajima, the Kosuke Kitajima Cup gets underway this weekend in Tokyo, Japan. An open competition, national and international athletes...
Via SwimSwam
January 26, 2018

Former Olympic champion swimmer Kitajima announces retirement

TOKYO — Two-time double Olympic champion Kosuke Kitajima announced his retirement from competitive swimming on Sunday, two days after failing to qualify for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Bidding to qualify for his fifth Olympics, the 33-year-old finished fifth in the men's 200-meters breaststroke at the national championships on Friday after barely missing out in the 100 earlier in...
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