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  •   Home > News > Sports >  Subscribe to NZCity's Swimming articles  Swimming
    How Emma McKeon's magic week in the pool helped her make Olympic history
     3 August 2021
    Emma McKeon's brilliant Olympic program has made her Australia's most successful swimmer and she has equalled the best single Games by a female competitor in any sport — but what key moment opened up her chance to make history?
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    Matt Wearn adds to Australia's Tokyo Olympics gold medal tally with sailing victory
    1 Aug: Wearn, who had already wrapped up the men's laser event in the penultimate round, makes his win official in the final race to give Australia a record fourth gold medal on day 9 in Tokyo.... more
    Emma McKeon has seven medals at Tokyo Olympics with gold in 50m freestyle and 4x100m medley relay
    1 Aug: Emma McKeon wins two more gold medals in Tokyo, taking her medal tally at this Games to seven — the equal most by any woman in any sport in Olympic history.... more
    Tokyo Olympics schedule for Sunday: Here's when to watch Emma McKeon, Cate Campbell and the Kookaburras
    1 Aug: It's Emma McKeon, Cate Campbell and the relay teams carrying Australian hopes on the final day of swimming, while the Kookaburras are looking to win through to the semi-finals by beating the Dutch. Here are the Olympic events to watch out for on day 9.... more
    Olympics highlights: Boomers complete perfect group stage with victory over Germany, Barty and Peers win bronze
    31 Jul: More gold, record-breaking runs and mixed relay magic. Here are the best moments from Saturday's events at the Tokyo Olympics.... more
    Tokyo Olympics schedule for Friday: Here's when to watch the athletics, swimming and Matildas
    31 Jul: Friday marks day one of the athletics program, with a host of Australians in action, while the medal races keep coming in the pool. Here are the Olympic events to watch out for on day 7.... more
    The competition is a world away, but these Tokyo Olympics seem surprisingly close to home
    29 Jul: There may be no live crowds, but a friendly time zone, working from home and endless options for watching the events of your choosing is making us feel like we're there, writes Paul Kennedy.... more
    Lewis Clareburt has powered home in the final stages of the 200 metres's individual medley to make his second swimming final at the Games
    29 Jul: Lewis Clareburt has powered home in the final stages of the 200 metres's individual medley to make his second swimming final at the Games... more
    Lewis Clareburt's lined himself up for another run at an Olympic medal
    29 Jul: Lewis Clareburt's lined himself up for another run at an Olympic medal... more
    Ariarne Titmus wins Olympic gold again with victory in 200m freestyle final in Tokyo
    29 Jul: Ariarne Titmus's incredible Tokyo Olympics continues, with the Australian superstar winning gold in the 200m freestyle.... more

     Most Popular Recent Swimming News
     27 Jul: Tokyo Olympics schedule: Swimmers return for heats, water polo and rugby teams in action +++++++
     31 Jul: Tokyo Olympics schedule for Friday: Here's when to watch the athletics, swimming and Matildas ++++++
     25 Jul: Tokyo Olympics schedule: Swimming finals, women's road race and Boomers all in action +++++
     26 Jul: Australia's Ariarne Titmus beats Katie Ledecky in 400m final, Emma McKeon takes Tokyo Olympics bronze in 100m butterfly final +++++
     31 Jul: Olympics highlights: Boomers complete perfect group stage with victory over Germany, Barty and Peers win bronze ++++
     29 Jul: Ariarne Titmus wins Olympic gold again with victory in 200m freestyle final in Tokyo ++++
     25 Jul: Australia's women open Tokyo Olympics account with third straight 4x100m gold ++++

     Swimming NewsLinks
      5 Aug: Tokyo olympics: swimming in hot-as-soup tokyo bay, calls for most awkward ever drinks station (Stuff.co.nz)
      4 Aug: Greece withdraw from artistic swimming after five positive covid tests (BBCWorld)
      4 Aug: Olympic swimming star sends scathing message to her 'woat' high school teacher ()
      4 Aug: Hamilton high school board of trustees faces worksafe charges over 17-year-old's death (Stuff.co.nz)
      2 Aug: Pirates scupper capital's long swimming dynasty (Stuff.co.nz)
      1 Aug: Gold for usa in men's 4x100m medley relay & gb win record eighth medal (BBCWorld)
      1 Aug: What to watch at the olympics this weekend (CNN)
      31 Jul: Gb claim mixed medley relay to win fourth swimming gold for first time in 113 years (BBCWorld)
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