Fast-paced Kromowidjojo’s world record on 50 meters free

Fast-paced Kromowidjojo’s world record on 50 meters free

Ranomi Kromowidjojo has Monday great impression made by the short-course at the world cup in Berlin a new world record swim in the 50 meter free stroke. They popped up first under the limit of 23 seconds: 22,93.

The 26-year-old Groningen lost its global best, last Wednesday in Moscow, still on the Swedish Sarah Sjöström, who is the then record time of 23,24 aanscherpte to 23,10.

In the final of the 50 free in Berlin showed Kromowidjojo competitor Sjöström handsome behind. The Scandinavian tapped after exactly 23 seconds, and was also faster than her own world record. The Australian Cate Campbell was at a respectable distance third (23,62).

Sjöström captured late last month at the world cup excellent tactical and technical skills in Budapest is still the world titles in the 50 free and the 50 butterfly. At both distances was Kromowidjojo second.


At the world cup in Berlin polite Kromowidjojo in many ways a first. She is also the first swimmer on the short-course three times the world record aanscherpte in the 50 free.

Femke Heemskerk (fourth in 23,93), Tamara van Vliet (the fifth, 24,01) and Valerie van Roon (eighth, 24,40) were in Berlin the other people who took part in the final battle.

NEW WORLD RECORD!!! ?⏱ 22.93
Ranomi Kromowidjojo ?? broke the world record in the 50m Freestyle final! ????


Time of placing
16:05 – 07 August 2017

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