Pilato shaved 0.10 seconds off Lilly King’s 2017 world record of 29.40 to become the fastest swimmer in the history of the women’s 50 breast.
Following the 100 back re-swim at the European Championships, Kira Toussaint spoke out about her 4th place finish, after initially coming in 2nd.
Benedetta Pilato told reporters that she was not expecting to break the world record in the 50 breaststroke after taking down Lilly King’s mark of 29.40.
Adam Peaty, mustache and all, made it four straight in the men’s 50 breaststroke, using his patented up-tempo stroke rate to accelerate ahead of the field
Still 2 months away from his 21st birthday, Roman Mityukov has broken the Swiss Record in the 200 back for the 2nd time in 2 days.
During day 6 of the 2021 European Swimming Championships there were beautiful performances. Let’s relive them with our photo album
During day 6 of the 2021 European Championships, Lena Grabowski hit 2:09.12 in prelims and 2:08.60 in semis for back-to-back 200 BK Austrian national records.
Pilato, de 16 años, ha rebajado con 29.30 el anterior récord mundial de 50 braza de la estadounidense Lilly King. Lo ha hecho en las semifinales del Europeo.
After falling just .01 short of the Dutch Olympic qualifying standard in the men’s 100 fly last month, Nyls Korstanje got it done today.
Follow along for updates on all the action from Budapest as racing gets underway on day 6 of the European Swimming Championships.
Kristof Milak has tied the European Championship Record in the men’s 100 fly in prelims on Saturday morning. He’s the top qualifier into the semi-finals.
Benedetta Pilato has cracked the World Junior and European Championship Records in the 50 breaststroke with her 5th sub-30 second swim.
Heiko Gigler (above) set a new Austrian Record in the 50 free during a swim-off heat on Saturday. The man he beat – Andrej Barna – set a Serbian Record.
Katinka Hosszu ha superado a Sarah Sjostrom como la máxima medallista de la historia en Campeonatos de Europa en LCM, con 23 medallas.
Reigning world champion Simona Quadarella successfully defended her 1500 free Euro title in dominant fashion, soaring to victory in a time of 15:53.59