Rūta Meilutytė EN

Rūta Meilutytė EN

Rūta Meilutytė (born 19 March 1997) is a Lithuanian swimmer, Olympic gold medalist, and world record-holder. She is the current world record holder in the 100 metre breaststroke (short course).

Sabonis named most influential sports figure in Lithuania – survey

Former Lithuanian basketball player Arvydas Sabonis , who previously led the country's basketball federation, has been named the most influential sports...

Sabonis, Alekna, Meilutytė top list of Lithuania's most influential sports figures

Arvydas Sabonis , Lithuania's basketball legend who now heads the country's Basketball Federation, Virgilijus Alekna , a former discus thrower and now a...

Swimmer Meilutytė to continue career in Kaunas

Rūta Meilutytė , gold medalist of the 2012 Summer Olympics , has announced plans of continuing her sporting career in Kaunas, Lithuania, coached by...

Meilutytė 'achieved victory against all odds'

Rūta Meilutytė finished seventh in the Olympic 100m breaststroke swimming finals, disappointing her own and her fans' hopes for a second Olympic gold....

Meilutytė‘s number-one opponent Efimova out of Olympics

Although the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has refrained from banning the entire Russian delegation from the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games , the...