2016 SHORT COURSE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
- December 6th – December 11th, 2016
- Windsor, Ontario, Canada
- WFCU Centre
- SCM (25m)
- Prelims: 9:30 AM EST/Finals: 6:30 PM EST
- Start Lists/Results
- Live Stream ($)
The 2016 FINA Short Course World Championships are now in the books, with Team USA leading the final medal table. The Americans came away with 29 total medals, including 8 golds, 14 silvers, and 7 bronzes. In day 6 finals, Jacob Pebley (200 back) and Kelsi Worrell (100 fly) each contributed an individual silver medal, while Madison Kennedy (50 free) brought in a bronze. The USA then closed the meet on a golden note, winning the women’s 400 medley relay.
Hungary picked up the 2nd highest total in the gold medal category, with iron lady Katinka Hosszu earning 7 medals for her country. In addition to her golds, Hosszu contributed a pair of silvers from the 50 back and 200 free, giving her 9 of Hungary’s 11 total medals. Also bringing in medals were David Verraszto (400 IM) and Peter Bernek (400 free).
Japan finished 2nd in the total medal count, winning 15 medals throughout the course of the meet. On the final night of competition, they added individual medals courtesy of Masaki Kaneko (200 back), Shinri Shioura (100 free), and Rikako Ikee (100 fly). Their men’s 400 medley relay also contributed with a bronze.
2016 FINA Short Course World Championships Final Medal Table