Jeremy Desplanches

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Jeremy Desplanches is a competitive swimmer who competes for Switzerland internationally.

2015 World Championships

In his first long course world championships, Desplanches set national records in both the prelims (1:59.46) and semis (1:59.35) of the 200 IM, the latter placing him 12th overall.

2016 Olympic Games

After finishing prelims of the 200 IM in a 3-way tie for 12th, Desplanches was unable to better his time, swimming to a 2:00.38 in semi finals, which put him at 15th and out of the final heat.

2017 World Championships

After qualifying for semi finals, Desplanches made a big time drop and swam to a personal best and new Swiss record of 1:56.86 in the 200 IM, putting him in his first world championships final. In the final heat, he finished 8th with a 1:57.50.

2018 European Championships

Having had a myriad of international experience at this point, Deplanches used it to his advantage to take his first European title in the 200 IM, touching the wall at 1:57.04 and finishing .79 ahead of 2nd place. He also swam the 400 IM in Glasgow, where he finished 17th overall (4:20.89).

International Medals

Place Event Year Meet
Gold 200 I.M. 2018 European Championships

Best Times

Course Event Time Date Meet
lcm 200 IM 1:56.86 07/26/17 2017 World Championships
Budapest, Hungary
lcm 400 IM 4:13.11 05/24/17 2017 French Championships
Schiltigheim, France

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