British Consideration Roster Hits 19 Through 3 Days of Trials


Tonight’s men’s 100m freestyle event was a thrilling affair, with Duncan Scott matching his own British Record en route to victory. He adds this race to his 200m free and 200m IM for a stacked lineup for Tokyo in addition to relays.

Most likely joining him on the Olympic roster in the sprint event is 18-year-old Matt Richardsthe reigning European Junior Champion who put up the performance of his life to check-in with the 100m free silver medal.

Also notching qualification swims were national record holder Max Litchfield in the 400m IM, Brodie Williams in the 400m IM and Alys Thomas in the 200m fly. The duo of James Wilby and Ross Murdoch also accomplished the feat in the 200m breast to bring the roster up to 19 with 2 days remaining of these British Trials.

British Swimmers Having Achieved National Olympic Qualifying Times in Individual Events

  1. Adam Peaty – 100m breast (pre-qualified)
  2. James Wilby – 100m breast (pre-qualified), 200m breast
  3. Duncan Scott – 200m free (pre-qualified), 200m IM, 100m free
  4. Luke Greenbank – 200m back (pre-qualified)
  5. Freya Anderson – 200m free
  6. Kieran Bird – 400m free
  7. Aimee Willmott – 400m IM
  8. Harriet Jones – 100m fly
  9. Joe Litchfield – 200m IM
  10. James Guy – 200m fly
  11. Kathleen Dawson – 100m back
  12. Cassie Wild – 100m back
  13. Molly Renshaw – 200m breast
  14. Abbie Wood – 200m breast
  15. Max Litchfield – 400m IM
  16. Brodie Williams – 400m IM
  17. Alys Thomas – 200m fly
  18. Matt Richards – 100m free
  19. Ross Murdoch – 200m breast

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Retta Race

After 16 years at a Fortune 1000 financial company, long-time swimmer Retta Race decided to change lanes and pursue her sporting passion. She currently is Coach for the Northern KY Swordfish Masters, a team she started up in December 2013, while also offering private coaching. Retta is also an MBA …

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