British World Championships Objective Qualifiers After Day 6


We’re anticipating the announcement by British Swimming of the 2019 World Championships roster, but in the meantime, where are how things shook out strictly from an objective perspective.

After 6 days of competition, the following swimmers hit automatic qualifying times, followed by the list of ‘possibles’ now that 6 days of competition have concluded.

As in the past, a heavy emphasis is placed in the 8 wildcard spots, which British Swimming uses to discretionarily select athletes it deems potential Worlds finalists. Additionally, some swimmers may be granted 2nd events based on the fact they qualified for another Olympic event.

British Automatic Qualifiers Through Day 6:

‘Possibles’ Through Day 6:

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Lol at Ben Proud “ possible”


Technically Ross Murdoch is also only a possible as the auto QT only applies to first place finishers. According to British Swimming rules.


lol at “granted”. granted by someone would could never be that fast, top two punch your ticket and good luck man.

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