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Kazakhstani swimmer Dmitry Balandin wins first medal for Kazakhstan at Summer Universiade in South Korea
Kazakhstani swimmer Dmitry Balandin wins first medal for Kazakhstan at Summer Universiade in South Korea

Kazakhstan’s swimmer Dmitriy Balandin has hauled the first gold medal for Kazakhstan at the 2015 Summer Universiade in Gwangju, South Korea.

Kazakhstani swimmer Dmitry Balandin wins first medal for Kazakhstan at Summer Universiade in South Korea
Three gold medals is an incredible feeling: Dmitriy Balandin
Three gold medals is an incredible feeling: Dmitriy Balandin

Three times champions of the Asian Games Dmirty Balandin from Kazakhstan talked about his best performance in an interview with Vesti.kz.

Three gold medals is an incredible feeling: Dmitriy Balandin
Kazakhstani swimmer Dmitriy Balandin wins 3 gold medals at Asian Games
Kazakhstani swimmer Dmitriy Balandin wins 3 gold medals at Asian Games

Kazakhstani swimmer Dmitriy Balandin has become the champion of the Asian Games in Men's 50m Breaststroke.

Kazakhstani swimmer Dmitriy Balandin wins 3 gold medals at Asian Games
Photo © Tengrinews.kz
Kazakh swims 70km to commemorate 70th Victory Day

Omirzhan Oshanov, a 53 y.o. resident of Zhanatan village in Pavlodar Oblast, swam for 10 hours to commemorate the upcoming 70th Victory Day.

Kazakh swims 70km to commemorate 70th Victory Day
Photo a courtesy of Tengrinews
Kazakhstan goes ice-swimming in January

Lifeguards have shared tips and warnings about ice swimming.

Kazakhstan goes ice-swimming in January
Paralympics: US serviceman blinded in Afghanistan wins gold
Paralympics: US serviceman blinded in Afghanistan wins gold

US swimmer Bradley Snyder on Friday won gold in the men's S11 100m freestyle at the London Paralympics -- a year after losing his sight when an improvised explosive device exploded in his face in Afghanistan.

Paralympics: US serviceman blinded in Afghanistan wins gold
Nyad braves night of jellyfish on Cuba-Florida swim
Nyad braves night of jellyfish on Cuba-Florida swim

US endurance swimmer Diana Nyad pressed on Sunday in her bid to swim from Cuba to Florida after a night of being swarmed and stung by jellyfish as she paddling through choppy seas.

Nyad braves night of jellyfish on Cuba-Florida swim
Limbless Frenchman swims between US, Russian islands
Limbless Frenchman swims between US, Russian islands

Quadruple amputee Philippe Croizon swam between islands in the icy Bering Strait Friday to cross from America to Asia in the final part of a quest to link all continents.

Limbless Frenchman swims between US, Russian islands
Quadruple amputee prepares for Bering Strait swim
Quadruple amputee prepares for Bering Strait swim

Two silhouettes cut through the water a few hundred yards (metres) from a rainy, windswept beach bordering the flat grasslands near the small Inuit community of Wales, in the far west of Alaska.

Quadruple amputee prepares for Bering Strait swim
At 13, youngest Olympics competitor keeps it simple
At 13, youngest Olympics competitor keeps it simple

Togo's 13-year-old swimmer Adzo Kpossi, the youngest competitor at the London 2012 Olympics, trains in a hotel pool and wears costumes bought on sale at the market.

At 13, youngest Olympics competitor keeps it simple
Olympics: Ye's Aussie mentor says doping claims wrong
Olympics: Ye's Aussie mentor says doping claims wrong

An Australian mentor of Chinese swimming sensation Ye Shiwen has slammed claims her Olympic achievements were fuelled by drugs, saying he was "100 percent certain" the teenager was clean.

Olympics: Ye's Aussie mentor says doping claims wrong
Two Kazakhstan swimmers gained Paralympics spots
Two Kazakhstan swimmers gained Paralympics spots

Two Kazakhstan swimmers qualified for 2012 Paralympics.

Two Kazakhstan swimmers gained Paralympics spots
Russian synchronous swimmer Anastassiya Yermakova. ©RIA Novosti
Russian Olympic champion is training Kazakhstan synchronous swimmers for Olympics

Russian Olympics synchronous swimming champion Anastassiya Yermakova is training Kazakhstan team prior to the London Olympic Games.

Russian Olympic champion is training Kazakhstan synchronous swimmers for Olympics
Thorpe 'looking like a swimmer again'
Thorpe 'looking like a swimmer again'

Australian great Ian Thorpe said Wednesday he was starting to look like a swimmer again following gruelling high altitude training in Switzerland.

Thorpe 'looking like a swimmer again'

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