breaststroke


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a swimming stroke

swim with the face down and extend the arms forward and outward while kicking with the leg

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Bronze medals: Jack Goldfinch (13) 200m Backstroke; Alfie Molloy - 100m backstroke; Francesca Palfrey - 100m butterfly; Elizabeth Palfrey - 100m backstroke and 200m breaststroke; Toby James - 100m butterfly; Barney Woodrow (15) - 50m and 100m breaststroke; Laura Beresford (10) - 50m butterfly; Jack Reape (10) - 50m breaststroke; Amelie McCann (14) - 100m backstroke.
Jessica Pennifold took bronze in the 100m butterfly, just ahead of Isabella Evans, who then collected silver in the 400m IM, with Hannah Canty doing likewise in the 200m breaststroke. Callum Rollin led the boys with gold in the 800m freestyle with Henry Maw taking the bronze.
Anna Healey of Prescot reached two finals with best being when taking bronze in the 200m breaststroke.
In 2018 at the same tournament Denis performed among 18-year-old athletes and set a record at a distance of 200 meters breaststroke - 2:12.62.
Kaitlin Rimmer also enjoyed swimming her breaststroke events, with a new best time in the 50m and another in the heats and final of the 100m.
There were also individual bronze medals for Caleb Chittem in the 50m freestyle and 100m breaststroke, Thomas Vince in the 50m and 100m butterfly, Alice Ball in the 100m butterfly, Charlotte Gledhill in the 50m backstroke, Eva French in the 50m freestyle, Finlay Monaghan in the 50m backstroke and for Kaan Temuge-Winder in the 100m freestyle.
Two BOK members broke their own records at the nationals as Richard Derdowski, in the 34-39 years 200m breaststroke, recorded 2 minutes 34.37 seconds, shaving three seconds of the previous best, and Bottomley, in the 50-54 years 400m individual medley, recorded 5.36.24 beating the old record of 5.39.67 set in 2015.
The result means Peaty has now swum the six fastest times in history, and - after winning 100m breaststroke gold earlier in the week - is Britain's most decorated athlete at these championships.
Shipra Shetty won gold in 50m breaststroke and silver in 200m IM and 50m backstroke.
SWIMMING SIX events start today, but all eyes are likely to be on the men's 100m breaststroke as 21-year-old Adam Peaty bids to earn Great Britain's first individual gold in the pool since Adrian Moorhouse in 1988, writes Stuart Riley.
ADAM PEATY is well aware of Britain's breaststroke pedigree since David Wilkie grabbed gold 40 years ago in Montreal.
She said the selected swimmers earned the points in their respective events which are as under,Lianna Swan, 50 M Breaststroke 479, 50 M Freestyle,567, Total Points Earned, 1046.
Lianna earned 479 points in 50m Breaststroke while 567 in 50m
GREAT Britain's Adam Peaty yesterday won gold in the men's 100 metres breaststroke at the Aquatics World Championships in Kazan, Russia.
GREAT Britain's Adam Peaty won gold in the men's 100 metres breaststroke at the Aquatics World Championships in Kazan, Russia.