17-year-old Leon Marchand usually swims the 400m IM and 200 breast pool events, but he tried his first open water race on for size.
Durante esta penúltima jornada de competición se han batido dos récords de los campeonatos y un récord del mundo júnior.
Two new countries made their appearance on the medals table as both Bulgaria and France earned bronze medals on Saturday.
17-year-old Leon Marchand took bronze in the men’s 400m IM on the penultimate night of the World Junior Championships, clocking a new French National Record.
Greece’s Apostolos Papastamos torched the WJR, CR, and Greek National Record in the final of the men’s 400 IM in Budapest on Saturday night going 4:11.93.
Aussie Lani Pallister will be chasing down a distance sweep while countrywoman Bronte Job is just 0.02s off the 50 back championship record.
Luca Urlando of the United States holds the fastest 200 fly time of the World Junior Championships field entering Budapest this week.
La Top 10 degli atleti maschi da osservare ai Mondiali Juniores FINA 2019, che inizieranno domani 20 Agosto alla Duna Arena di Budapest
17-year-old Léon Marchand has made his mark on the French age group record board this year, but is also steadily breaking into the European ranks.
Take a look at the various national age records that went down on the final night of competition of the 2019 European Junior Championships.
Résumé de la seconde journée des Championnats d’Europe Juniors 2019 à Kazan, Russie. L’Allemande Isabel Gose réalise un triplé
Isabel Gose of Germany is pulling a triple tonight, taking on the women’s 100m free final, the 400m free final, as well as the mixed 4x100m free relay.
Léon Marchand, Mewen Tomac, et Justine Delmas ont signé des Records français lors du premier soir aux Championnats d’Europe juniors 2019 à Kazan.
Swiss freestyle ace Antonio Djakovic is gunning for his first European Junior Championships title, seeded #3 in tonight’s final of the men’s 400m freestyle.
Italy’s 14-year-old Benedetta Pilato knocked down the first meet record of the 2019 European Junior Championships, taking the top spot in the 50m breast.