The ageless Nicholas Santo put another gold in his pocket by taking the men’s 50m fly event on night 4 of the 2019 Jose Finkel Trophy.
The action got underway in Brazil today at the 2019 José Finkel Trophy, with swimmers Vini Lanza, Leonardo de Deus, and Daynara Paula among the winners.
2019 BRAZIL TROPHY (FORMERLY MARIA LENK) April 16th-21st, 2019 Maria Lenk Aquatic Park, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Meet central Entry…
Fernando Scheffer, Etiene Medeiros y Joao Gomes Jr brillaron con récords sudamericanos en el cierre del Campeonato Brasileño, que también tuvo tres medallas para nadadoras argentinas y clasificación panamericana para Guido Buscaglia.
Minas’ Scheffer shaved over a second off his own record, but Pinheiros battled from behind to take the overall team title.
It was a big night for Pinheiros Club, whose swimmers rattled a couple of South American records tonight.
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…