Swiss swimmer Jeremy Desplanches broke his own National Record in the 400 IM and now ranks 3rd in the world this season behind Andrew Seliskar and Chase Kalisz.
Florent Manaudou has held his taper through from the European Championships, swimming his 2nd-best time of the season.
What might the French roster have looked like if the qualification standards had been simplified?
Day 5 finals at 2019 French Elite Nationals in Rennes.
Russia’s Anastassia Kirpitchnikova of Montpellier Métropole is the only scratch for Day 5 prelims. She was seeded #1 in the women’s 800 free.
Day 3 finals from the 2019 French Elite National Championships in Rennes.
Jérémy Stravius qualified for the World Championships with his swim this morning, clocking a 24.65.
Jeudi matin nous aurons les séries du 50 brasse messieurs, du 50 brasse dames, du 50 dos messieurs, du 200 nage libre dames, et du 200 papillon messieurs.
Jérémy Stravius is the top seed in the men’s 50 back on Day 3 of the 2019 French Elite Nationals.
Béryl Gastaldello is the top seed in the women’s 100 back on Day 2 finals at the 2019 French Elite Nationals in Rennes.
Charlotte Bonnet, who is already qualfied for World Champs in th 100 and 200 free, hit the FINA A cut to take the top seed by over 2-tenths of a second this morning.
2019 FFN GOLDEN TOUR CAMILLE MUFFAT – NICE Friday, February 8-Sunday, February 10, 2019 Prelims 8:30am GMT+1 (2:30am EST/11:30pm PST); finals 4pm…
David Verraszto notched the 2nd-fastest 400 IM of the season so far on Day 1 in Nice.
The 2019 “Meeting International de Nice FFN Golden Tour Camille Muffat” begins Friday, February 8th.
La natation française se reconstruit, parait-il, et donc prendre connaissance de ce qu’il s’est passé à Montpellier, ce long week-end, ressemble à visiter un chantier.