Georgia Masters member Mike Gaw donated a kidney to his mom, who watched him swim Saturday in their hometown, while three FINA Masters world records fell.
In addition to Ervin’s swim, day two of the meet saw multiple USMS and FINA masters records fall in the 50 free and 200 back.
David Sims was among the record breakers on the final day of U.S. Masters.
Polish Olympian Katarzyna Wilk broke a U.S. Masters National Record on Saturday.
Willard Lamb broke his second record of the meet on day 2 at Masters Nationals in the 95-99 age group.
Many famous international swimmers competed on days 2 and 3 of FINA Masters Worlds. Noriko Inada (above) was a Japanese Olympian, turned a USMS swimmer posted the fastest times in the 200 back and 50 fly.
95-year old Willard “Wink” Lamb wasted no time obliterating the 1500 record, which had been in place since 1999.
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Beyond holding records in almost every category, she recently broke the World Record in the 200, 400, and 800 meter freestyles on her way to the World Record in the 1500 at a meet at the San Francisco Olympic Club.