Vladimir Morozov will look to secure an individual entry at this summer’s Olympic Games on the final night of action in the men’s 50 freestyle.
19-year-old Andrei Minakov paced the men’s 100 fly heats in a time of 51.48, falling just over a tenth shy of his season-best time.
Men’s 200 breaststroke world champion and world record holder Anton Chupkov will race the final of his best event on Day 5 of the 2021 Russian Olympic Trials.
19-year-old Andrei Minakov secured his first Olympic berth after finishing second in the men’s 100 freestyle in Kazan.
Kliment Kolesnikov broke 48 seconds for the first time in the 100 freestyle during the fourth prelims session at the Russian Olympic Trials.
Anton Chupkov will return in 2019 to defend his World Championship in the 200 meter breaststroke.
Evgeny Rylov remporte son deuxième titre de champion de Russie au 200 dos en 1:54.00 avec deux secondes d’avance sur le deuxième qui n’est autre que Kliment Kolesnikov, la nouvelle star du dos Russe (recordman du monde du 50 dos en grand bassin).
The European Record holder Evgeny Rylov dominated the men’s 200 back on Thursday at the Russian Championships.
In the semi-finals of the 100 free, Vladislav Grinev moved to the top of the World Rankings with a new Russian Record.
Vitalina Simonova and Yulia Efimova (above), both of whom have served doping suspensions, went 1-2 in the 200 breaststroke on Tuesday.
Italians Gregorio Paltrinieri and Gabriele Detti could potentially go 1-2 in the men’s 1500 in Budapest.
On day 2 of the 2017 Russian National Championships, backstroke standout Evgeny Rylov stormed to gold in the 100 back.
Ilya Druzhinin had a terrific 1500m free this morning that almost saw him make the final out of heat 2.
The names are out for the Russian Olympic team. 34 swimmers are officially going to Rio, 4 have another chance at Euros, and, if her suspension falls through, Efimova will jump onto the roster automatically.