Kliment Kolesnikov will contest the event in which he holds the world record, the men’s 50 back, at day 4 finals of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Argentina.
17-year-old Rafaela Raurich lowered a pair of Brazilian junior national SCM records in the 200 and 400 free.
Rafaela Raurich has set no-fewer-than 21 Brazilian Age Records in her young career.
Night four featured a new South American record from Fernando Scheffer as well as wins from Kira Toussaint and veteran Nicholas Dos Santos.
Among Thursday’s event winners were Gabriel Santos in the 100 free, Kira Toussaint in the 50 back, and Leonardo de Deus in the 200 fly.
In addition to Guilherme Costa’s record, Vini Lanza posted the #8 200 IM in the world this year.
Joanna Maranhao was close to her continental 200 IM record on day 2 of the Jose Finkel Trophy.
Maria Paula Heitmann posted a 2:00.71 to win the 200 freestyle at the Chico Piscina Trophy…
Fernanda Goeij had the swim of the day breaking the championship record in the 100 backstroke posting a time of 1:04..71…