2016 ARENA PRO SWIM SERIES AT SANTA CLARA
- Friday, June 3 – Sunday, June 5, 2016
- George F. Haines International Aquatic Center / Santa Clara, CA
- Prelims 9AM / Finals 5PM (U.S. Pacific Time)
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During prelims of the 100 breast at the 2016 Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara, Filipino breaststroker Jimmy Deiparine set a new national record.
The 23-year-old swam a 1:02.08, taking 26 hundredths off of his best time, and getting under Josh Hall‘s 2011 record of 1:02.23. Hall swam that time at the 2011 Minneapolis Grand Prix, and he also competed for the Philippines at the 2015 World Champs, where he touched 41st in the 100m breast.
- Hall, Minneapolis, 2011: 29.63 – 32.60 (1:02.23)
- Deiparine, Santa Clara, 2016: 29.40 – 32.68 (1:02.08)
Deiparine, who swam at Cal Poly and holds their 100 breast SCY school record, finished third in prelims of this event behind Josh Prenot and Azad Al-Barazi. He is also entered to race the 200 breast tomorrow, where he is seeded 44th with a 2:23.32.