From Kolesnikov and Pilato’s world records to Peaty’s unstoppable breakstroke speed, check out all the best races from the 2021 European Championships.
Ilya Borodin ha abbassato il suo stesso record del mondo juniores nei 400 metri misti maschili, portandolo a 4:10.02 a Budapest
At the end of European Championship I leave you with the smiles of these 7 days. The European swimmers give you an appointment in Tokyo.
Swimming’s newest world record holder, 16-year-old Italian Benedetta Pilato, won Italy’s first gold medal in the women’s 50 breaststroke to close 2021 Euros.
Borodin held the previous World Junior Record at 4:11.17, which he swam at the Russian National Championships in early April of this year.
The final prelims session of these championships will feature the men’s 400 IM, women’s 400 free, and both 4×100 medley relays.
The final day of competition will see a rematch between Kira Toussaint and Kathleen Dawson as the pair lead off their country’s 400 medley relays.
No swimmers with a top 8 seed scratched any events for finals at the European Champs, but the 2-per-nation rules have cleared out several top qualifiers.
Veronika Andrusenko (above) is one of four swimmers who didn’t qualify at the Olympic Trials, but who have been to Russia’s tentative Olympic roster.
Evgeny Rylov’s European Record in the men’s 200 backstroke is among the top performances we’ve seen in 2021.
La Russia ha annunciato il suo roster ufficiale per il nuoto per i giochi di Tokyo di questa estate. Aggiunti cinque nomi
Evgeny Rylov was among the standout performers in Kazan, breaking the European Record in the men’s 200 backstroke.
La squadra olimpica russa è cresciuta a 25 membri il giorno finale a Kazan. Durante l’ultimo giorno tre nuove qualifiche olimpiche
Reigning two-time world champion Yuliya Efimova will face Evgeniia Chikunova, the #1 swimmer in the world this season, in the women’s 200 breast final.
Yulia Efimova, subcampeona olímpica y triple campeona mundial en 200 braza, se ha quedado fuera de esta prueba en los JJOO de Tokio al ser 3ª en los trials.