Litchfield added the 200 IM title to his resume tonight, as he won the race in a personal best time of 1:58.10.
On night 5 of the 2017 British Swimming Championships, distance standout Holly Hibbott won her first-ever national title n the 400 free.
Proud beaat the field by nearly a full second as he tore through the water to hit the wall in 21.32.
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Nemeth churned out a speedy 48.64 to touch out Auburn-based Peter Holoda (48.87). With that, he becomes the 10th fastest 100 freestyler in the world this year and erases the former record of 48.76 set by Dominik Kozma.
Hosszu’s strongest performance of the night came in the 200 IM, where she blasted a 2:09.38 to win gold and become the fastest performer in the world this year.
At 12 years of age, Dalmacio became the youngest swimmer to ever break 1:00 in the long course 100 meter back, taking down the 11-12 National Age Group Record with a blistering 59.98.
Butterfly standout Nicholas Santos had an explosive performance in the 50 fly, rocketing to the fastest time in the world this year with his 23.01.
After controversy over North Carolina’s HB2 law led to the ACC Swimming and Diving Championships being pulled from Greensboro last season, the meet will now return to the Greensboro Aquatic Center through 2023.
The University of Florida Gators have added 3 new signees for the 2017-18 season: Erge Gezmis, Tate Callahan, and Bettina Boszormenyi.
On day 8, Wang Shun swept the IMs as he captured the 400 IM title.
Sun, the 1500 free World Record holder, clocked in at 15:04.15. That’s well off his record time of 14:31.02, but still good enough to win by almost 4 seconds
On day 7, Chinese backtroke star Xu Jiayu continued to rewrite the record books with a 24.42 in the 50 back, setting a new Chinese National Record in the process
The final day of racing saw swimmers compete in the men’s and women’s 200 fly, 100 breast, 100 back, and 200 IM. The distance swimmers stepped up for the men’s 1500 free and women’s 800 free.
In the semifinals of the 50 back, Jiayu popped off a 24.42 to set the mark.