2021 LEN EUROPEAN AQUATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS
- Swimming: Monday, May 17th – Sunday, May 23rd, 2021
- Budapest, Hungary
- Prelims at 10:00 am local/Finals at 6:00 pm local
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Hungarian superstar Kristof Milak broke the Hungarian Record again in the men’s 100 fly, winning the race with a 50.18. Milak entered the meet with a personal best of 50.47, which he had swum last month. In prelims of the 100 fly, Milak tied the Championship Record of 50.64. He then came back for semifinals, shaving 0.02 seconds off his prelims swim, and taking sole ownership of the CR. His 50.18 from finals marked a lifetime best by 0.29 seconds.
Here is a split comparison between Milak’s 3 performances from these Championships, as well as his previous best of 50.47:
|Kristof Milak||Kristof Milak||Kristof Milak||Kristof Milak|
|2021 Euros Final – Hungarian Record, Championship Record||2021 Championship Record (Semifinals)||2021 Co-Championship Record (Prelims)||Previous Personal best – April 2021|
In finals tonight, Milak got out to a faster start than he did in semifinals, and came home faster than he did when he swam his previous best. the swim makes Milak, who is the World Record holder in the 200 fly, the #4 performer of all-time in the event. Here is the current list of the top 5 performers all-time in the event:
Milak’s swim also stands as the 9th-fastest performance all-time:
Additionally, Josif Miladinov won Silver tonight in the men’s 100 fly, swimming a new best mark of 50.93. The swim marks a new Bulgarian Record. Jakub Majerski took 4th tonight in 51.11, setting a new Polish Record in the process.