La squadra olimpica russa è cresciuta a 25 membri il giorno finale a Kazan. Durante l’ultimo giorno tre nuove qualifiche olimpiche
Reigning two-time world champion Yuliya Efimova will face Evgeniia Chikunova, the #1 swimmer in the world this season, in the women’s 200 breast final.
Yulia Efimova, subcampeona olímpica y triple campeona mundial en 200 braza, se ha quedado fuera de esta prueba en los JJOO de Tokio al ser 3ª en los trials.
Il roster olimpico russo sale a 22 atleti qualificati quando manca un solo giorno alla chiusura dei Campionati nazionali di qualificazione
Maria Temnikova (center) upset Yuliya Efimova to take second and qualify for the Olympic team in the women’s 200 breaststroke.
She’s been a staple in the international breaststroke field for a decade, controversial for a history of doping offenses and an unforgettable Rio showdown.
la vice campionessa olimpica in carica Yuliya Efimova ha mancato la qualifica olimpica nei 200 rana femminili durante i Trials
Men’s 200 breaststroke world champion and world record holder Anton Chupkov will race the final of his best event on Day 5 of the 2021 Russian Olympic Trials.
With Kliment Kolesnikov dropping the event, Evgeny Rylov claimed the top seed by other three seconds in the prelims of the men’s 200 back.
Anna Egorova (pictured) will look to add a second event to her Olympic program in the women’s 200 freestyle on Day 4 in Kazan.
Evgeny Rylov will look to make the Russian Olympic team on Monday in the men’s 100 backstroke, where he’ll battle head-to-head with Kliment Kolesnikov.
Arina Surkova followed up her 100 butterfly victory by claiming the top spot int he women’s 50 fly prelims on Day 3 of the Russian Olympic Trials.
Kirill Prigoda comes in as the top seed in the men’s 100 breaststroke on Day 2 of the 2021 Russian Olympic Trials.
Kliment Kolesnikov is poised to take his long course game to the next level after a standout ISL season in 2020.
On the last day of swimming at the 2020 Russian SC Champs, 16-year-old Evgeniia Chikunova swam to victory in the 200 breast with a 2:18.10 for gold.