Now that the Brazil Trophy meet is officially done, Brazil has announced rosters for this summer’s big meets.
Chierighini was well under Cesar Cielo’s previous South American textile record of 47.84, set in 2011.
Satiro Sodré is on deck to catch all the action at the 2019 Brazil Trophy.
La nadadora argentina fue la gran figura extranjera del primer día del Campeonato Brasileño, que también tuvo una final masculina de 200 libre en altísimo nivel, con clasificados locales al Mundial.
Fernando Scheffer led the way in 1:46.27, the world’s No. 6 200 free time this year.
Minas’ team is stacked for the week as it features not only Brazilian star Bruno Fratus, but also foreigners Mallory Comerford and Andrii Govorov.
Next week, Mallory Comerford will make her professional debut a the 2019 Maria Lenk Trophy in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, racing for Club Minas Tenis.
Noting its potential to win a medal in a relay event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Brazil will send six swimmers to compete on the men’s 4 x 100 freestyle relay, which will allow two of the athletes to rest during prelims and save their energy for the final.
The favorite for tonight’s 50 breast will be Molly Hannis in the pool she knows better than the entire field as a UT grad and a member of TNAQ.
Knoxville 200 free champ Joao De Lucca was not so long ago not even sure he would ever swim another 200 free
Watch all the championship final races from Day 2 of 2019 Pro Swim Series – Knoxville.
Brazil will hold a pair of relay camps for their men’s 4×100 and 4×200 free teams as they hone in on those events heading into the 2020 Olympics.
Fernando Scheffer dropped a 1:45.51 swim in the men’s 200 freestyle for a new Continental Record.
U.S. National Team member and Kentucky Wildcat Asia Seidt swam a 2:12.63 in the 200 back Saturday night.
Boilermaker Aquatics’ Kaersten Meitz became the 5th fastest American performer this year in the 400 freestyle.