While competing on the first day of the 2017 New Zealand Short Course Championships, Paralympic swimmer Sophie Pascoe has already set 2 Para swimming world short course records.
Watch 17-year-old Rikako Ikee produce a wicked-fast 24.33 50m freestyle to notch a new World Junior Record.
It was a total teen scene at the Japanese National Sports Festival, with Rikako Ikee and Miku Kojima making the most of their splashes.
21-year-old Liu Xiang crushed a new Chinese and Asian record in the women’s 50m freestyle, surpassing the old mark set way back in 1994.
A Chinese 12-year-old girl, Wang Yichun, already turned heads with a monster 58.44 100 fly, only to make her mark once again with a sub-56 second 100 freestyle at China’s National Games.
2015 World Champion Ning Zetao showed his speed tonight, claiming gold in the men’s 100m freestyle with the only sub-48 second mark of the field.
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15-year-old Li Bingjie nabbed her 2nd national record of these 2017 National Games of China, while Ning Zetao made a return to racing.
15-year-old Li Bingjie scored another Chinese national record at the National Games this week, clocking a monster mark in the 1500m free tonight.
Li Bingjie established a new Chinese National Record and Asian continental record in the women’s 400m freestyle tonight.
All in all, athletes broke 21 World Junior Records and 45 Championship records at the 6th FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in Indianapolis.
Regan Smith equalled her junior world record in the 100 back leading off the medley relay.
The Canadians finished off the World Junior Championships with another gold in the women’s 400 medley relay in junior world record time.
The Irish mixed medley relay team earned a new Senior national record in Indy this week.
With his World Junior Record in the 50m fly on Sunday, Michael Andrew became the fifth-fastest American of all time, and tied Cesar Cielo for the 7th-fastest performance of the 2016-17 season.
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