Evgeny Rylov was among the standout performers in Kazan, breaking the European Record in the men’s 200 backstroke.
Vladimir Morozov y Maria Kameneva han cerrado los trials olímpicos rusos con actuaciones estelares en 50m libre, con tiempos de con 21.41 y 24.21.
Vladimir Morozov officially qualified for his third Olympic team by winning the men’s 50 freestyle in a blazing time of 21.41.
Vladimir Morozov will look to secure an individual entry at this summer’s Olympic Games on the final night of action in the men’s 50 freestyle.
19-year-old Andrei Minakov paced the men’s 100 fly heats in a time of 51.48, falling just over a tenth shy of his season-best time.
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.
Arina Surkova followed up her 100 butterfly victory by claiming the top spot int he women’s 50 fly prelims on Day 3 of the Russian Olympic Trials.
Durante il day 2 dei campionati russi, altri sei atleti si sono qualificati per le olimpiadi di Tokyo, portando il roster a 10 atleti
Anna Egorova con il tempo di 4:04.10 stabilisce il nuovo record russo, sale al secondo posto nel ranking e si qualifica per le Olimpiadi
Con una marca de 4:04.10, Egorova ha batido el récord ruso en 400 libre. 10 nadadores, como Anton Chupkov o Kirill Prigoda, han clasificado para los JJOO.
2016 Olympic bronze medalist Anton Chupkov earned a second straight Olympic berth after placing second in the 100 breast on Day 2 of the Russian Trials.
The 22-year-old Egorova qualified for her first Olympic team in 4:04.10, smashing the previous Russian Record of 4:06.01 set by Veronika Andrusenko in 2019.
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.