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Evgeny Rylov was among the standout performers in Kazan, breaking the European Record in the men’s 200 backstroke.
2016 Olympic finalist Aleksandr Krasnykh was one of four Russians added for relay purposes to the 2021 Olympic roster.
Vladimir Morozov officially qualified for his third Olympic team by winning the men’s 50 freestyle in a blazing time of 21.41.
Men’s 200 breaststroke world champion and world record holder Anton Chupkov will race the final of his best event on Day 5 of the 2021 Russian Olympic Trials.
Anna Egorova (pictured) will look to add a second event to her Olympic program in the women’s 200 freestyle on Day 4 in Kazan.
Evgeny Rylov will look to make the Russian Olympic team on Monday in the men’s 100 backstroke, where he’ll battle head-to-head with Kliment Kolesnikov.
Kirill Prigoda comes in as the top seed in the men’s 100 breaststroke on Day 2 of the 2021 Russian Olympic Trials.
Kliment Kolesnikov now ranks 13th all-time in the men’s 100 backstroke.
Aleksandr Krasnykh, who was ninth in the 400 free at the 2019 Worlds, will vie for a second consecutive Olympic berth in the event on Day 1 of Russian Trials.
Kliment Kolesnikov is poised to take his long course game to the next level after a standout ISL season in 2020.
Check out some of the quick swims being thrown down by both men and women in Kazan at this year’s Russian Championships.
In addition, another European Junior Record was set in a relay by the girls from Moscow.