Rio Shirai doubled up on gold to close out the 96th Japan Student Swimming Championships, taking the 100 free and 800 free relay events.
La participación de esta noche marca la primera vez que la propia Imai, de 20 años, ha estado por debajo del umbral de los 25 segundos.
Toyo University’s Runa Imai topped the women’s 50m free podium in a time of 24.93 to become Japan’s 2nd fastest freestyle all-time.
Las listas de partida en general están salpicadas de talentos emergentes con la melodía de Shoma Sato, Rio Shirai y más.
Suzuka Hasegawa threw down a massive 200m fly time last weekend and is set to compete at the Japan Student Championships.
Japanese swimmers Rio Shirai and Keito Sunama were two big winners on ay 1 of the inaugural Tokyo Special Swimming Tournament.
“Japanese swimmers are beginning to realize that if they make a true effort to improve, we all can overcome this stereotype,” says Katsumi Nakamura.
Do-it-all Daiya Seto clocked the 2nd sub-minute 100m breaststroke of his career tonight in Tokyo to take gold at the Konami Open.
As with the upcoming Konami Open, the Japanese Olympic Trials will also be offering cash prizes for broken records. But, which ones are likely to go down?
In Giappone, alla Kosuke Kitajima Cup 2020, le prestazioni di rilievo non mancano nel secondo giorno di gare. 5 uomini sotto i 49 nei 100 stile
Sprint ace Shinri Shioura led a men’s 100m freestyle siege on day 2 of the 2020 Kosuke Kitajima Cup taking place in Tokyo, Japan.
19-year-old Rio Shirai busted out the fastest 200m back time of her career to take gold in Tokyo tonight at the 2019 Japanese Student Championships.
Junior swimmers competing at Japan’s Junior Olympic Cup this week are raising the sprint bar, just like their elder counterparts.