Popova Breaks Her Own 100 Freestyle National Record

Veronika Popova posted a 52.21 in the semi-final of the women’s 100 freestyle breaking her own Russian record of 52.45, which she put up at the World Short Course Championships in Doha.

Popova record breaking splits:

  • Doha 2014 – 25.71/26.74 – 52.45
  • Semi-final Netanya – 25.29/26.92 – 52.21
  • Final Netanya – 25.26/26.76 – 52.02

 

With that time Popova collected the bronze behind Sarah Sjostrom and Ranomi Kromowidjojo. Her time also places her sixth in the world rankings.

2015-2016 SCM Women 100 Free

CateAUS
CAMPBELL
11/28
50.91*WR
2Sarah
SJOSTROM
SWE51.24*relay11/06
3Ranomi
KROMOWIDJOJO
NED51.3912/03
4Simone
MANUEL
USA51.6912/11
5Emma
McKEON
AUS51.7611/26
6bronte
CAMPBELL
AUS51.8111/26
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Short Course European Championship results can be followed at this link.  Please keep checking in to SwimSwam for more reports as the action unfolds.

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