Top 20 Stories of 2017: No4 – Sarah Sjostrom Slipstreams To Lane Of Free & ‘Fly Pioneers

Sarah Sjostrom strung together sensational seasons long- and short-course - by Patrick B. Kraemer

Top 20 stories of 2017: No4 – Sarah Sjostrom Slipstreams To Free & ‘Fly Pace Pioneer. Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom, in her first season under the guidance of coach Johan Wallberg after three Olympic cycles with Carl Jenner, had a sensational 2017, one made all the more special by those moments where she fell off, missed gold by a slither but showed every swimmer out there how that can happen without it bringing the sky down on your day, your year, your career. Rather, such things have been the making of Sarah Sjostrom, whose mantra has been Keep Calm and stay on Course, Long or Short

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Top 20 stories of 2017: No4 – Sarah Sjostrom Slipstreams To Free & ‘Fly Pace Pioneer. Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom, in her first season under the guidance of coach Johan Wallberg after three Olympic cycles with Carl Jenner, had a sensational 2017, one made all the more special by those moments where she fell off, missed gold by a slither but showed every swimmer out there how that can happen without it bringing the sky down on your day, your year, your career. Rather, such things have been the making of Sarah Sjostrom, whose mantra has been Keep Calm and stay on Course, Long or Short

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DutchinUSA

She’s even better than stated here. Her season’s best in the 50 free s/c is 23:00, swam a week after the 23:10 listed here (even if the last got her briefly the world record.)

Craig Lord

D,USA, it is stated, in two places (now… added one further up the file, just for you), as well as being listed in the world rankings, of course – and there’s a reference and link to how it was that Sarah got inside her own WR but did’t win and lost the record… another entry in our top 20 stories…

DutchinUSA

Sorry…

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