Watch Ariarne Titmus’ Monster 1:54.30 2Free From South Australia


18-year-old Ariarne Titmus threw down the swim of her life with a monster 1:54.30 200m freestyle tonight in South Australia, taking the National Title in a new Australian Record, Commonwealth Record and All Comers Record mark.

The Commonwealth Games multi-gold medalist split the race beautifully, opening in 56.06 and coming home in 58.24 for her best time by over half a second over the 1:54.85 she put up on the Gold Coast last year. You can read more about Titmus’ historic performance here,but check out her race in action below, courtesy of Australian 7.

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Breathed every 4 almost the whole way, never seen that for a 200


indeed , and what a speed from the 100 mark onwards ….Incredible !!!!


Her back and bum were almost dry the whole race. And she had great rhythm and tempo. I am also impressed by the breathing pattern.

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After 16 years at a Fortune 1000 financial company, long-time swimmer Retta Race decided to change lanes and pursue her sporting passion. She currently is Coach for the Northern KY Swordfish Masters, a team she started up in December 2013, while also offering private coaching. Retta is also an MBA …

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