SEA Games 2019 swimming - updates

Rappler's latest stories on SEA Games 2019 swimming


IN PHOTOS: Filipinos smash records at SEA Games 2019

Dec 13, 2019 - 3:55 PM

The stellar performance of Filipino athletes leads to multiple shattered records in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games

Kristina Knott bags the gold for the 200m womens. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Jasmine Alkhaldi nails Olympic cut, sets PH swim records thrice

Dec 09, 2019 - 2:21 PM

'This one is a tough race because because all of us were so close, so to get a medal here, I’m very happy,' says Philippine swimming star Jasmine Alkhaldi

OLYMPIC QUEST. Jasmine Alkhaldi moves a step forward to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Rappler screenshot

Joseph Schooling targets Olympics return in SEA Games 2019

Dec 06, 2019 - 11:37 AM

Swimming star Joseph Schooling competes in the Philippine hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games with an Olympic berth on the line

ON THE LINE. Joseph Schooling races in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games for a chance to make the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo by Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

PH swimming relay salvages bronze as Luke Gebbie shatters record

Dec 06, 2019 - 8:00 AM

The women’s 4x200m freestyle team caps Day 2 of the 2019 SEA Games swimming action with a bronze

LONE BRONZE. The Philippine women's 4x200m freestyle relay team ends day 2 on a positive note. Photo by Beatrice Go/Rappler

James Deiparine credits Filipino crowd for record-breaking swim

Dec 05, 2019 - 1:43 PM

'I could really hear the crowd really, really loud. I knew that I was out fast,' Fil-Am swimmer James Deiparine says of his 2019 SEA Games golden performance

GOLDEN BOY. James Deiparine tops the men's 100m breaststroke in the 2019 SEA Games. Photo by Wakil Kohsar/AFP

PH swimmers smash national records in SEA Games opening romp

Dec 05, 2019 - 3:33 AM

National record holders James Deiparine, Remedy Rule and Jasmine Alkhaldi eclipse their own swimming marks during the Philippines' stellar SEA Games start

POSITIVE NOTE. Remedy Rule sets the Philippine record in women's 200m butterfly. Rappler screenshot

PH swimmer James Deiparine shatters 10-year SEA Games record

Dec 04, 2019 - 7:42 PM

James Deiparine makes history right on the first day of swimming action in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games

Photo by Mark R. Cristino/EPA-EFE

2019 SEA Games swimming to serve as Olympic qualifier

Feb 03, 2019 - 7:51 PM

FINA approves the 30th Southeast Asian Games in Manila as an Olympic qualifying meet

OLYMPIAN. Filipino swimmer Jessie Lacuna hopes to represent the country anew in the world's biggest sporting event. File photo by Martin Bureau/AFP