With the record-breaking win, Scheffer earned 85 points for his team instead of the usual 35.
Other notable swims include a win for Ruta Meilutyte in the 100 breast, and a new junior I category record in the 400 free for Rafaela Raurich.
Both Ana Marcela Cunha and Allan do Carmo came from behind to win their respective races.
The star-studded meet includes Brazil’s Cesar Cielo and Bruno Fratus, as well as Lithuanian Ruta Meilutyte and Dutch swimmer Kira Toussaint.
University of Michigan men’s swimmer Ricardo Vargas won three events and qualified for the 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games at the Arena Grand Prix de Natación Senior, held at the Complejo Acuático del Centro de Alto Rendimiento (April 12-15).
Mauro Castillo Luna broke a pair of Mexican Records in the 100 and 200 breast.
Bruno Fratus and Cesar Cielo are among those scheduled to compete at the 2018 Maria Lenk Trophy in Brazil.
Cielo is slated to swim the 50 back at the 2018 Brazilian National Championships for the first time since 2006.
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Kyle Chalmers was king was again, this time taking the 200m free title to give host nation Australia another gold.
54 Brazilian swimmers are entered in the 10k open water marathon, the first event of the 2018 Troféu Brasil, or Brazilian National Championships.
Olympian Breeja Larson, one of the top breaststrokers in American history, is expected to race at the 2018 Argentine National Championships.
Brazil’s National Swimming Federation has published its competition calendar for the 2018 season.
The Brazilian Swimming Federation announced that it is increasing the number of individual races a swimmer may contest at national competitions.
Alia Atkinson, the only swimmer representing Jamaica at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, will carry the flag for her home country…