Brazil’s Gabrielle Roncatto took gold in the women’s 200m IM as well as the 800m free to kick off her 2022 South American Games campaign.
Leading the way was Felipe Souza, who clocked a 48.41 to touch first by 0.31 seconds. Souza’s time makes him 3rd in the world this year.
The best swimmers of Brazil will soon be descending upon Maria Lenk Water Park, vying for spots on their nation’s World Championships roster.
The men’s 100 fly is shaping up to be an exciting final after Lanza and Mota came within half a second of the Olympic qualifying time in the prelims
Ai trials in Brasile Beatriz Dizotti ha stabilito il nuovo record nazionale nei 1500 metri stile libero femminili, qualificandosi per Tokyo
Beatriz Dizotti broke the Brazilian Record in the women’s 1500 free on Thursday to book her first Olympic qualification.
Marcelo Chierighini, meanwhile, snuck into the final tonight at sixth with a 48.95, over a second off of his lifetime best 47.68 from 2019.
Jhennifer Conceicao broke her own Brazilian National Record from 2019 by .29 during prelims, topping the finals heat sheets with a time of 1:07.35.
Qualificazioni olimpiche al via in Brasile dove sono pronti i migliori velocisti del paese per conquistare un posto nella squadra olimpica
Spot on the Tokyo 2020 squad will be up for grabs this week at Brazil’s sole Olympic qualifier which will run from April 19 – 24.
Nicholas Santos swam the fastest textile 50 fly in history with a time of 22.61.
Thiago Simon became the 4th Brazilian ever under the 2:00 mark in the 200 IM with his time of 1:59.49 on day 2 at the Maria Lenk Trophy.
Auburn-based sprint standouts Bruno Fratus and Marcelo Chierighini, who train with the Tigers’ post grad group, will be racing in the sprint freestyles.
Australia’s Kyle Chalmers took home the men’s 100 freestyle title in a new championship record of 48.47
Brazil’s Pedro Spajari broke American Caeleb Dressel’s 100m freestyle championship record of 48.97 leading the semi-finals in a blistering 48.87