World Championships Qualifiers By Day 3 Of 2023 Aussie Trials



Night time three of the 2023 Australian World Championship Trials included two non-selection occasions, the lads’s 50m breast and girls’s 50m fly. However within the occasions by which swimmers have been vying for spots on the Fukuoka roster, the highest weapons delivered in spades.

For example, the ladies’s 200m free noticed a formidable seven swimmers get beneath the 1:57 threshold throughout the A- and B-finals, led by Olympic medalist Mollie O’Callaghan.

19-year-old O’Callaghan logged an enormous private better of 1:53.83 to get beneath the 1:54 barrier for the primary time, touching out reigning Olympic champion Ariarne Titmus within the course of. Titmus snagged silver and Worlds qualification with a runner-up clocking of 1:54.14, a season-best.

It was the Sam Quick present within the males’s 800m free with the 19-year-old racking up the victory in a decisive method. Quick powered his technique to a time of seven:40.39 to not solely overtake Olympic icon Ian Thorpe‘s over-decade-old All Comers File but additionally test in because the world’s tenth quickest performer in historical past.

Elijah Winnington was effectively again in 7:45.75 however that outing represented the 2nd greatest time of his profession and provides the 8free to the 4free by which he’s already certified for Worlds.

Australian World Championships Particular person Occasion Qualifiers By Day 3

  • Kaylee McKeown – girls’s 200m IM (2:07.60), 100m again (57.50)
  • Jenna Forrester – girls’s 200m IM (2:09.29)
  • Emma McKeon – girls’s 100m fly (56.74)
  • Brianna Throssell – girls’s 100m fly (57.66)
  • Sam Quick – males’s 400m free (3:43.38), 800m free (7:40.39)
  • Elijah Winnington – males’s 400m free (3:43.48), 800m free (7:45.75)
  • Ariarne Titmus – girls’s 400m free (3:58.47), 200m free (1:54.14)
  • Lani Pallister – girls’s 400m free (4:02.43)
  • Mollie O’Callaghan – girls’s 100m again (58.42), 200m free (1:53.83)


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