Utopia Would Be 4-6 Medals In Pool, 2-3 Open Water, Says German Head Coach Lambertz

Marco Koch after delivering home gold for a delighted crowd at the Berlin 2014 European Championships [By Patrick B. Kraemer]

Katie Ledecky and Missy Franklin may well be looking at double digits when it comes to their combined medals count at world championships in Kazan but on the eve of the opening ceremony in Tatarstan national coach to Germany Henning Lambertz has described as “utopia” a national-team tally of 4-6 in the pool and 2-3 in an open water world without Thomas Lurz

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Katie Ledecky and Missy Franklin may well be looking at double digits when it comes to their combined medals count at world championships in Kazan but on the eve of the opening ceremony in Tatarstan national coach to Germany Henning Lambertz has described as “utopia” a national-team tally of 4-6 in the pool and 2-3 in an open water world without Thomas Lurz

Comments

easyspeed

Good article. It’s sad German swimming has fallen off. Hope they turn things around someday.

gheko

Yes the GDR were clearly using drugs but they also had the best nutritionists and scientists and physios etc!

Ger

A good start; two medals in the 5K.

Craig Lord

Indeed, GER…

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