Van Rouwendaal grabs also 5 km next world CHAMPIONSHIP medal
Sharon van Rouwendaal has Wednesday, just next to a world CHAMPIONSHIP medal caught at the 5 km openwaterzwemmen. The Dutch were fourth in the Hungarian Balaton.
Van Rouwendaal came a tenth of a deficit for the podium. After a photo finish proved to be the Brazilian, Ana Marcela Cunha just a little faster.
Sunday, the 23-year-old Van Rouwendaal also already not in the stage to pick up the 10 km. She was in the distance, which they’re reigning olympic champion, disappointing sixteenth.
The American Ashely Twichell took gold.