2021 ATLANTA CLASSIC
- May 14-16, 2021
- McAuley Aquatic Center @ Georgia Tech
- Atlanta, GA
- Hosted by SwimAtlanta
- LCM Format (50m)
- Top 40 Finals: A, B, C, D (18&U)
- Meet Site
- Meet Packet
- Psych Sheets
- Wave I & II Olympic Trials Cuts
- FINA Olympic Qualifying Standards
Reported by Nick Pecoraro.
MEN’S 200 FLY — FINALS
Meet Record: 1:56.29, Caeleb Dressel (GSC), 2019
- Wave II Cut: 1:59.63
- Wave I Cut: 2:01.19
- Trenton Julian (Unattached), 1:55.77 *Meet Record
- Chase Kalisz (Athens Bulldog), 1:56.90
- Jay Litherland (Dynamo), 1:58.10
Out like a lightning bolt was Cal’s Trenton Julian, splitting 54.64 at the halfway point. Julian never slowed down, touching the wall with a season best of 1:55.77. Julian now ranks No. 1 in the US and cracked the top 15 times in the world this season. Placing second in Atlanta was Chase Kalisz at 1:56.90, which moves up to No. 2 in the US rankings.
Julian also took down Dressel’s 2019 meet record of 1:56.29.