Tag: Paul Biedermann

  • Paul Biedermann Epic Gold Moment | Dubai 2010 | FINA World Championships

    Paul Biedermann Epic Gold Moment | Dubai 2010 | FINA World Championships

    At the 2010 edition of the FINA World Championships in Dubai, Paul Biedermann celebrated a Gold Medal after his superb performance in the 400m Freestyle Final. After a difficult start the German star was able to fight back swimming from the outside in lane 8 and beating Oussama Mellouli in the final meters of the…

  • Biedermann’s swimsuit advantage test (excerpt, The Equalizer, 2016)

    Biedermann’s swimsuit advantage test (excerpt, The Equalizer, 2016)

    Extra scene feat. world record holder German swimmer Paul Biedermann and sports scientist Steve Haake. Paul set the world record in the 200 metre freestyle but his achievement has been disputed by those who think the record should really go to his revolutionary high tech full body suit: the X-Glide. The X-Glide covers a swimmer’s…

  • Superfinale Steffen Deibler Halle 2016

    Superfinale Steffen Deibler Halle 2016

    Superfinale (Hasenrennen) über 100m Schmett mit Paul Biedermann als Hase auf den zweiten 50m! :-) Schwimmfest SV Halle 27./28.2.2016 Superfinal (hare race) over 100m Butterfly with Paul Biedermann as hare the second 50m!

  • Netanya 2015 LEN European SC Championships – Day 2

    Netanya 2015 LEN European SC Championships – Day 2

    Laszlo Cseh celebrates his 30th birthday with a gold Legendary Hungarian swimmer Laszlo Cseh celebrated his 30th birthday by winning a gold medal at the 18th European Short-Course Swimming Championships in Netanya. Soon after the race ended, spectators, VIP guests and athletes joined in singing him “Happy birthday to you”. It was Cseh’s 17th s/c…

  • Netanya 2015 LEN European SC Championships – Day 1

    Netanya 2015 LEN European SC Championships – Day 1

    Katinka Hosszu cracks WR in the heats, wins first gold in the evening Katinka Hosszu (HUN) was fresh to set the first world record of the 18th European Short-Course Swimming Championships in the morning heats of the opening day. Later she added the title in the 400m IM and his team-mate Peter Bernek also earned…

  • Germans get cold feet for Israeli swim competition

    Germans get cold feet for Israeli swim competition

    A majority of German swimmers are considering skipping the upcoming European Short-Course Swimming Championships in Israel due to security fears, it emerged at their national championships over the weekend. “Honestly, for me, the risk just seems too great,” said Alexandra Wenk, a world bronze medalist who competes in the women’s 100-meter butterfly. Wenk is among…

  • China keeps low key ahead of Kazan swimming worlds

    China keeps low key ahead of Kazan swimming worlds

    The head coach of Chinese swimming team has tried to keep a low key ahead of July’s world championships in Kazan, Russia, saying that it looks a mission impossible to repeat their feat of winning five gold medals at the last worlds. “It will be very tough for us to win five titles as we…

  • Paul Biedermann contemplates waiving Dubai 2014 World Champs

    Paul Biedermann contemplates waiving Dubai 2014 World Champs

    With the German Short Course Championships and Doha 2014 World Short Course Championships Trials starting in Wuppertal tomorrow, reigning 400 freestyle world champion Paul Biedermann has announced that he will probably not go to Doha, even if he qualifies. “He has trained 200 kilometers less than he would have liked”, says national coach Henning Lambertz,…

  • Berlin 2014 LEN European Swimming Championships – Summary, Day 11

    Berlin 2014 LEN European Swimming Championships – Summary, Day 11

    Medal hunt: three top the overall with 8 gold apiece Two more gold medals in the dash events kept the Brits atop of the swimming medal table and rocketed them to the first place in the overall. The competitions in the pools are really exciting but rarely was the hunt for the medals so balanced…