Apostolos Papastamos

Race Videos: 17-Year-Old Ilya Borodin’s 1:58 200 IM, 4:11 400 IM

17-year-old Ilya Borodin put on an IM show at the just-concluded Russian Swimming Championships. See how his races went down by watching the videos.

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Campionati Russi: Ilya Borodin Record Del Mondo Jr 400 Misti Maschili

Campionati Russi: il 17enne Ilya Borodin sigla il Record del Mondo juniores nei 400 metri misti maschili con il tempo di 4:11.50

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Ilya Borodin, 17 años, bate el récord mundial junior en 400 estilos

Ilya Borodin, de 17 años, ha logrado rebajar el récord ruso y el récord mundial junior en la prueba de 400m estilo combinado.

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17-Year-Old Ilya Borodin Hits 4:11.50 400 IM Russian, World Junior Record

17-year-old Ilya Borodin rocked a huge personal best in the men’s 400 IM en route to logging a new World Junior Record in Kazan.


Aquacenturions Rivede E Completa Il Roster. Inserita Stefania Pirozzi

Aquacenturions rivede completamente il roster ed inserisce nuovi atleti per completare La Rosa. Tra i nuovi componenti c’è anche Stefania Pirozzi

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Aqua Centurions Add 9 Names To Final Roster, Including WJR Holder Papastamos

The Italy-based Aqua Centurions saw a mass exit of Italian swimmers from their originally-announced roster, but they re-filled their roster with 9 new names.


Christou Hits 100 Back PB At Greek National C’ships

Backstroking ace Apostolos Christou notched an Olympic-qualifying time in the 100m back while competing at Greek nationals this month.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: Hubert Kos Goes 4:15 In 400m IM On 5-Second Drop

Hungarian 17-year-old Hubert Kos is the latest junior swimmer to hit massive time drops as the sport begins to return from a coronavirus stoppage.


The Olympics That Would Have Been: Seto Leads Strong Start For Japan On Day 1

In a parallel universe where COVID-19 hasn’t drastically changed the world around us, the opening day of the Tokyo Olympic swimming program is underway.


Christou, Vazaios, Dountounaki Among Greek Euros Qualifiers At Winter C’ships

The 2020 Greek Open Winter Championships concluded over the weekend, with rising stars and seasoned elites taking to the OAKA Swimming Pool.

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World Jr Champion Papastamos To Make 2020 Debut At Greek Open

World Junior Champion Apostolos Papastamos is among the competitors set to race at the Greek Open Winter Championships this weekend.


World Jr. Record Breaker Papastamos Forced to Move Training Grounds to Athens

Financial problems in his home pool on the island of Crete has led operators to shut down the heater. That has forced Papastamos to move to the mainland.


SwimSwam Pulse: Urlando Voted Most Likely Tokyo Medalist From World Jr Boys

Luca Urlando and Andrei Minakov topped our poll of boys World Junior champs most likely to win a medal of any kind at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.


Which World Junior Championships Medalists Are Medals Contenders for 2020?

Regan Smith set World Records in the 100m back and 200m back at 2019 World Championships and is an early favorite to win gold in Tokyo in 2020.


2019 World Junior Championships: Pancake Hot Take – WJC Roundup

On the last 2 days of racing, we saw some great swims, with world junior records going down on both days. For that, I give the last 2 days…

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