RACE VIDEO, Schneider wins $10,000 Tiburon Sprint

  3 Gold Medal Mel Stewart | September 09th, 2012 | 2012 Tiburon Mile, Featured, News, Open Water

pinit fg en rect gray 28 RACE VIDEO, Schneider wins $10,000 Tiburon Sprint

For complete event coverage of the 2012 Tiburon Sprint Classic, go here.

Josh Schneider successfully defended his Tiburon Sprint title in a 19.63 in the 50 yard freestyle, besting George Bovell (19.74). Bovell qualified for the final, however, with the fastest swim of the competition, 19.39.

The 2012 Tiburon Sprint Classic television show will air on Comcast Sports, October 1st. Check your local listings, but swimswam will update this report with the specific times the show will air on TV.

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  1. wonkabar23 says:
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    Very excited for Josh to get the win here. However, how can you pick a relay where one guys get to pick his whole team before the other guy even gets one pick. Of course Josh’s team won that race

    • Gold Medal Mel Stewart says:
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      Wonkabar23…that was discussed afterward. Bob Placak (event founder), who is always working to make the event more enjoyable, will make an adjustment in the future to keep the relay more competitive.

  2. Matt Jones says:
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    Relay splits:

    Josh Schneider 20.15
    Anthony Ervin 18.68
    Tom Jager 22.22
    Liv Jensen 21.89

    1:22.94

    Arianna Wallace 22.16
    Fred Bousquet 19.56
    George Bovell 19.89
    Matt Biondi 21.96

    1:23.57

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