Danas Rapsys

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Danas Rapsys is a competitive swimmer who represents Lithuania internationally.

2013 World Junior Championships

Rapsys broke onto the international scene in 2013 at the world JR champ, where he won double silver in the 100 backstroke and as a member of the mixed 4×100 medley relay.

2016 Olympic Games

In Rio, Rapsys swam the 100 and 200 backstroke, finishing 24th in the 100 back and 21st in the 200.

2017 World University Games

At the 2017 Universaide, Rapsys was a triple medal winner, scoring double gold in the 200 free and 200 back while also earning a bronze in the 100 back.

2018 European Championships

After being seeded 1st out of prelims and semis, Rapsys won a silver medal in the 200 free in Glasgow.

2018 Short Course World Championships

Rapsys won the 400 freestyle title at the short course world championships in 3:34.01, a championships record time. He picked up the silver medal in the 200 free (1:41.78). Later in the meet, he went on to break the 200free championships record while leading off Lithuania’s 4×200 free relay in prelims, touching at 1:40.85. Rapsys finished 16th in the 100 free (47.25) and 14th in the 200 back (1:52.25).

International Medals

Place Event Year Meet
Gold 400 Free 2018 Short Course World Championships
Silver 200 Free 2018 Short Course World Championships
Silver 200 Free 2018 European Championships
Silver 100 Back 2013
Silver 400 Mixed Medley Relay 2013

Best Times

Course Event Time Date Meet
lcm 200 Free 1:45.12 04/06/18 Swim Open Stockholm
Stockholm, Sweden
lcm 400 Free 3:46.73 05/27/18 2018 Romanian Championships
Bucharest, Romania
lcm 100 Back 53.79 05/27/17 2017 Romanian Championships
Bucharest, Romania
lcm 200 Back 1:56.11 07/27/17 2017 World Championships
Budapest, Hungary
scm 200 Free 1:40.85 12/14/17 2017 Euoprean Short Course Championships
Copenhagen, Denmark
scm 400 Free 3:34.01 12/11/18 FINA Short Court World Championships
Hangzhou, China

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