El croata Franko Grgic ha arrebatado el récord del mundo junior al australiano Mack Horton con un tiempo de 14:46.09, frente a los 14:51.55 de Horton.
Durante esta penúltima jornada de competición se han batido dos récords de los campeonatos y un récord del mundo júnior.
Aussie Lani Pallister will be chasing down a distance sweep while countrywoman Bronte Job is just 0.02s off the 50 back championship record.
Carson Foster completed an impressive double during day two prelims with swims in the men’s 200 IM and 200 free, qualifying first and second overall.
Regan Rathwell enters the Canadian Junior Championships entered in nine events, including the open water 3k and top seeds in the 100 and 200 backstroke.
At the 2017 edition, Canada finished 2nd on the medals table by winning 7 World Juniors gold medals. Jade Hannah returns 4 medals from that team for 2019.
Concluidos los Trials en Toronto, con tres récords nacionales de Sydney Pickrem, Markus Thormeyer y Kylie Masse, quedó conformado el equipo de Canadá para el próximo Mundial de Gwangju 2019.
Team Canada has named 25 swimmers to their roster for the 2019 FINA World Championships.
Joshua Liendo set another 15-17 NAG on the final night of competition in Toronto in the men’s 50 freestyle.
Sydney Pickrem comes into the final night of the 2019 Canadian Trials looking for her third victory in the women’s 200 IM.
Kayla Sanchez is scheduled to swim both the 200 IM and 50 free on day five in Toronto.
The previous record was set in 2015 by Josiah Binnema at 53.86. Binnema, coincidentally, also won the event tonight, hitting the wall in 52.62.
Emily Overholt comes in as the favorite in the women’s 400 free final on night three in Toronto.
Four Canadian age group records fell on night two in Toronto.
Penny Oleksiak will be looking to secure her spot on the 2019 Worlds team on night two of Canadian Trials in the 100 freestyle.