Knox took the record from 2008 Olympian Keith Beavers who previously held the mark at 1:59.19 which he set during the heats in Beijing.
Some of Canada’s top swimmers, including Penny Oleksiak and Taylor Ruck, train out of the centre.
After an injury-plagued 2015 season, Brittany MacLean entered the 2016 Trials ranked 10th in the women’s 200 free before winning in a new national record.
Coming off a standout ISL season, Pickrem heads to Toronto to join the elite training group that includes Olympic medalists Penny Oleksiak and Taylor Ruck.
The 2 teams with the highest point totals today will advance to the ISL Final next weekend, which will also feature Energy Standard and London Roar.
In his fourth swim of the session, Caeleb Dressel put up an impressive 45.01 leg for the Condors as they topped the LA Current in the 4×100 mixed free relay.
Tom Shields’ 48.14 100 butterfly split on LA Current’s medley relay is #2 all-time, trailing only his 48.07 effort at the 2015 Duel in the Pool.
Siobhan Haughey had yet another sub-52 relay split for Energy Standard as they cruised to a fourth straight win in the 4×100 mixed free relay.
Kliment Kolesnikov split a blistering 45.41 on the men’s free relay, and then followed up by leading off Energy Standard with a 49.21 100 back on the medley.
Pernille Blume had her best performance of the season on the mixed free relay, producing the fastest female split in the field in 51.81.
Sjostrom, who sat out of Energy Standard’s last match with back issues, unleashed the sixth-fastest women’s 100 free split in history.
In her first match of the season, Femke Heemskerk was a valuable asset for Energy Standard, producing multiple sub-52 relay legs.
The Roar have reloaded with seven new athletes, including Scottish backstroker Kathleen Dawson and French sprinting legend Amaury Leveaux.
Los Titans se han traído a la mayoría de los mejores nadadores de Canadá, incluyendo a Kayla Sanchez y a la exestrella de los Cali Condors, Kylie Masse.
The Toronto Titans have brought most of Canada’s top athletes home, headed by former Energy Standard standout Kayla Sanchez & former Cali Condor Kylie Masse.