Le Clos Tests His Own 200 ‘Fly World Record In 1:49.07

Chad Le Clos [Photo: Aniko Kovacs]

Olympic and World champion Chad Le Clos put on a show of skill and force to fall just 0.03sec shy of his own world record for a 1:49.07 over 200m butterfly at the fourth round of the 2013 FINA World Cup in Dubai; That Le Clos, coached by Graham Hill, should be so close to his world-record form at this stage, given that his effort in Eindhoven was delivered on the back of peak long-course fitness and form, suggests that this season will witness the first sub 1:49 swim before the $100,000 overall prizes are handed out

All SwimVortex articles are placed in our archive after five days, the library of content available to subscribers.
Log In Register

Olympic and World champion Chad Le Clos put on a show of skill and force to fall just 0.03sec shy of his own world record for a 1:49.07 over 200m butterfly at the fourth round of the 2013 FINA World Cup in Dubai; That Le Clos, coached by Graham Hill, should be so close to his world-record form at this stage, given that his effort in Eindhoven was delivered on the back of peak long-course fitness and form, suggests that this season will witness the first sub 1:49 swim before the $100,000 overall prizes are handed out

Comments

Bong

And Le Clos did the last 25m with no one breath! That fact was, imho, the fact of this 1st day.

Leave a comment

Post a comment with your SwimVortex Account. Don't have a SwimVortex Account, Sign Up?

(*) Fields are required!
×