Matt Sates, the 18-year-old bound for the Georgia Bulldogs this spring, did some damage tonight in the 100m fly in his native South Africa.
Quick swims characterized day one of the 2021 South African Short Course Championships, with Matt Sates & Pieter Coetze headlining.
South Africa had zero women in the pool at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. This time around there will be six women representing the country in Tokyo.
18-year-old Rebecca Meder hit a near-lifetime best in the 200 IM at 2:12.98, frightening Kathryn Meaklim’s 2009 national record of 2:12.53.
A Durban, in Sud Africa, si è svolta la quarta tornata del 2021 South Africa Grand Prix. La manifestazione è qualificante per le Olimpiadi
17-year-old Matt Sates dropped 1.48s in the 2IM to hit 1:57.60 in Durban, cracking the top 15 times in the world this season. Sates also hit 51.83 in the 1FL.
Evgeny Rylov’s European Record in the men’s 200 backstroke is among the top performances we’ve seen in 2021.
Pieter Coetze ha 16 anni ed è il membro più giovane della squadra del Sud Africa. “Per me significa il Mondo” ha dichiarato
Chelius not only got under the former national record in the 50 freestyle but also swam a time fast enough to earn a spot on the 2021 Olympic team.
While some got close, no swimmers managed to hit the Olympic selection cut in their respective events on day 2 of South African Trials.
I campionati nazionali del Sud Africa sono la principale manifestazione di selezione olimpica del Paese e sono iniziati ieri
Tatjana Schoenmaker broke her own 50 BR national record twice in the same day at the 2021 South African Nationals, going 30.42 to 30.32 just hours apart.
Tatjana Schoenmaker ha stabilito il nuovo record sudafricano nei 100 metri rana femminili nuotando per la prima volta sub 1:06
South Africa’s national team took part in a time trial competition over the weekend, with a few notable results shaking out of the racing tree.
Deteniendo el crono en un tiempo de 30.52, Schoenmaker rompió tanto el récord nacional sudafricano como el récord continental africano.