20-year-old Waka Kobori added another event to her Olympic lineup, qualifying for the women’s 800m free tonight in Tokyo.
Takeshi Kawamoto, the newly-minted Japanese national record holder, was among the 6 100m fly finalists who all got under 52 seconds in the race.
Takeshi Kawamoto tied the longstanding Japanese national record in the 100 fly in semi-finals but it all comes down to the final tonight.
Takeshi Kawamoto ha stabilito il record giapponese nei 100 metri farfalla maschili durante le semifinali della gara al Japan Swim
Takeshi Kawamoto staked his claim on an Olympic berth in the men’s 100m fly, scorching a lifetime best of 51.00 to match the Japanese national record.
During prelims, Naoki Mizunuma out touched Takeshi Kawamoto (above) by .16, leading a pack of 12 swimmers who finished with times between 51.92 and 52.92.
Keep up with all the action from Tokyo as the nation’s Olympic Trials kick-off tomorrow, Saturday, April 3rd, starring Kosuke Hagino.
Japan Swim 2021 al via a partire dal 3 Aprile. E’ stata pubblicata la start list ufficiale dell’unica manifestazione qualificante
Tokyo Open 2021: Nei 100 metri farfalla battaglia a due tra Naoki Mizunuma e Takeshi Kawamoto. Tutti i risultati del primo giorno
The premier Japanese men’s butterfliers are epitomizing consistency as of late, with Naoki Mizunuma and Takeshi Kawamoto (pictured) getting it done in Tokyo.
Takeshi Kawamoto was at the helm of a 4-man siege on the 100m butterfly event on the final day of action at the Japan Open.
Mientras competían en el Centro Acuático de Tokio, los 4 primeros clasificados en el 100 mariposa detuvieron el reloj en la zona de 51 segundos.
We start our countdown of the top 100 men and the top 100 women in world-level swimming heading into the 2021 Olympic year.
Katsuhiro (Katsuo) Matsumoto busted out the fastest 100 fly race of his life to take gold on the final day of the 2020 Japan Swim.
Il primo giorno del Japan Swim 2020 non ha visto nulla di spettacolare, piuttosto ci sono stati tempi solidi Da parte di atleti già noti