Race Videos: Watch the Heats of the Men’s 100 Free from Montpellier

2016 French Elite Long Course National Championships and Olympic Trials Selection Meet

  • Dates: Tuesday, March 29 – Sunday, April 3, 2016
  • Times: prelims 9:00 am, finals 6:15 pm
  • Location: Montpellier, France (GMT +1, or 6 hours ahead of N.Y., 9 ahead of L.A.)
  • Live results: Available
  • Live streaming: Available on beIN Sports
  • Championship Central

Men’s 100 Meter Freestyle – Heats

  • French record: 46.94 4/23/2009 Montpellier (FRA), Alain Bernard (26), CN Antibes
  • French standard for Rio: 48.13 (FINA A 48.99)
  • French standard for Europe: 49.18

In anticipation of the most anticipated event of the 2016 French Elite National Championships, watch the top three heats of the men’s 100 freestyle from this morning, as posted on the French Federations’ Facebook page:

Heat 3: Florent Manaudou (48.95) in lane 4; Mehdy Metella (48.96) in lane 5; Lorys Bourelly (49.32) in lane  3


Heat 2: Clément Mignon (48.49) in lane 5; Jérémy Stravius (49.12) in lane 4


Heat 1:  Fabien Gilot (49.30) in lane 4; Yannick Agnel (49.64) in lane 5; Grégory Mallet (49.73) in lane 3 ; Frédérick Bousquet (49.75) in lane 2


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