There was no drama this time around; the French Federation named its World Championships squad as soon as the Short Course Championships and selection meet was over.
Jérémy Stravius edged Mehdy Metella to win the men’s 50 meter fly on Saturday and qualify for the World Championships in Windsor, Canada. Metella had already punched his own ticket beating Stravius in the 100 fly.
Mehdy Metella defended his title in the 100 meter butterfly, just edging Jeremy Stravius for the win. Both qualified to represent France at Short Course Worlds in Windsor.
The World Cup Series kicked off today in Chartres, France where those willing to travel, race and win can rake in some serious dough across each stop and the meet clusters as well.
There was a good deal of disappointment on deck after France, the 2012 silver medalists in the 4×200 free relay, failed to final in the same event on Tuesday in Rio.
JUEGOS OLÍMPICOS RÍO 2016 Rio de Janeiro, Brasil Natación: Agost o6-13 Estadio Olímpico Acuático, Parque Olímpico de Barra, Río de…
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Defending Olympic champion Yannick Agnel of France will not have the chance to repeat his title in the men’s 200 free in Rio after finishing 19th in heats.
The day has finally arrived, the 2016 Olympic Games will commence in the pool, beginning a week-long mix of triumph and heartbreak depicting the raw emotion of sport displayed exclusively at the Olympics.
Jorge Mario Murillo Valdes dropped a huge best time in the 100 breast heats to advance to the semi-finals in 14th place.
After the controversial finish last month at the French Olympic Trials in Montpellier and the unsuccessful appeal of the results, Yannick Agnel’s bid to swim the 200 free individually at the Olympics in Rio has become official.
Fabien Gilot, Florent Manaudou, and Mehdy Metella were all named to the French squad for the 33rd LEN European Aquatics Championships in London in May.
France’s Coralie Balmy has been selected to swim the 200-400-800 freestyle events in Rio.
Vielleicht wird Yannick Agnel (Frankreich, Mulhouse Olympic Natation) doch die Chance gegeben, seinen Titel über die 200 m Freistil in Rio…
France’s Yannick Agnel (Mulhouse Olympic Natation) may defend his 2012 OIympic title in the 200 free after all. The French…