El futuro de la espalda francesa luchó anoche en los 100 espalda masculino, ya que Brouard remató con una mejor marca de 53.60 en la final de la noche.
The future of France’s backstroke battled tonight in the men’s 100 back, as Yohann Ndoye Brouard went a 53.60 lifetime best tonight.
This morning, Brouard’s 53.88 was less than a tenth away from his lifetime best, and he’ll battle another young French talent, Mewen Tomac, in the final.
Pasando a 26.77 y volviendo en 30.63, Wattel se hizo con el único tiempo por debajo de 58 segundos en camino a encabezar el podio.
The French Olympic roster grew by one tonight, as Marie Wattel claimed a Tokyo 2020-worthy time in the women’s 100m fly.
Marchand registró un tiempo matutino de 4:16.81, una marca que se encuentra justo a las puertas de su mejor tiempo de 4:16.37.
Read up on day 2 prelims at the 2020 Fench Elite Championships, featuring ASU-commit Leon Marchand and the men’s 400m IM.
The 25-year-old French breaststroker shared his positivity on the Olympic postponement and how it will impact himself and his teammates.
The FFN Golden Tour stop in Nice wrapped up tonight, with American Kathleen Baker among the final night’s gold medal winners.
America’s Kathleen Baker put on a show during the women’s 200m IM, putting up the 2nd best time of her career while competing in Nice.
After breaking a National Record in the 400 IM on Saturday, Jeremy Desplanches nearly broke another in the 200 IM on Sunday.
Swiss swimmer Jeremy Desplanches broke his own National Record in the 400 IM and now ranks 3rd in the world this season behind Andrew Seliskar and Chase Kalisz.
Tonight’s session features finals of the 400 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, 100 backstroke, and men’s 4 x 200 freestyle relay.
Aussie Elijah Winnington will contest in the 400 free prelims while 200 breast champ Reece Whitley and WUGs champ Ian Finnerty will meet in the 100 breast.
What might the French roster have looked like if the qualification standards had been simplified?