Gregorio Paltrinieri domenica scorsa ha stabilito il record europeo negli 800 stile. Tuttavia ci sono tempi migliori non ratificati
Italian Gregorio Paltrinieri took down Yannick Agnel’s official record from 2012, but two Europeans were faster at an ISL test event in 2020.
Gregorio Paltrinieri è argento nei 1500 metri stile libero dietro al tedesco Florian Wellbrock che rompe la gara a 1000 metri e vince il titolo
The country’s decision not to race in Kazan means the absence of Olympic medalists Peaty, Dean, Scott, Anderson, and Dawson.
SwimSwam’s official selections ended up placing tied for 24th in the Olympic Pick ’em Contest, while editor-in-chief Braden Keith tied for fourth.
181 Pick’Em voters correctly predicted Bruno Fratus (above) would win bronze in the 50 free. Day 8 brings the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Pick’Em contest to a close.
Here’s what’s on the menu for day 7 prelims: the women’s and men’s 50 freestyle, the men’s 1500 free, and a set of 4×100 medley relays.
Only 4 Pick’Em voters correctly picked Bobby Finke (above) to win the men’s 800 freestyle final. 685 people gave the win to Paltrinieri who finished in 2nd.
Two-time defending world champ Caeleb Dressel will take on defending Olympic champ Kyle Chalmers across heats of the 100 free today.
Eight new national records were set in the men’s 800 free prelims, led by Ukraine’s Mykhailo Romanchuk who sets the inaugural Olympic Record in 7:41.28.
Risultati live della 4 giornata di batterie a Tokyo dove saranno in acqua 4 azzurri nelle gare individuali e la staffetta 4×200 stile libero
Programma intenso quello delle batterie del day 4 che si apre con i 100 metri stile libero maschili e si chiude con gli 800 maschili
Day 4 will feature Caeleb Dressel’s first individual event of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the 100 free where he is .05 off Cesar Cielo’s World Record.
Paltrinieri has been exceptional in the 800 free for years, following up his 2019 season with a 7:40.22 in 2020, and a 7:41.96 so far in 2021.
Wellbrock is the 4th-fastest swimmer of all-time in the event, holding the 9th, 10th, and 11th fastest times in history.