USA Synchro announced on September 14 the hiring of Spanish Olympian Andrea Fuentes as the new head coach for the senior national team, following the resignation of Lolli Montico, who had been in that position since 2015.
In the latest trend amongst Russian swimmers, another star swimmer Alla Shishkina has announced she has already resumed training in the hopes of making the team for the 2019 FINA World Championships and the 2020 Olympic Games.
According to Russia’s head coach Tatiana Pokrovskaya, five-time Olympic champion Svetlana Romashina has decided to continue her career in the sport and to resume training.
The synchro events at the 2018 Asian Games concluded a few days ago in Jakarta, Indonesia, and the podiums were exactly the same as at the last edition in 2014 in South Korea. The Chinese swept both gold in duet and team, while Japan was second in both events. Kazakhstan earned the duet bronze, while North Korea grabbed the team bronze.
We have compiled for you all results from the 2018 Asian Games held in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Natalia Tarasova has been Hungary’s head coach for about three years, but the former Russian national team member has had a unique path that took her around the world before settling down in Budapest. From being a student-athlete in the U.S. to coaching in Switzerland and Indonesia, she opened up to Inside Synchro about her athletic and coaching career.
We have compiled for you all senior results from the 2018 UANA Pan American Championships held in Riverside, Calif., U.S.A.