Atlanta, GA: Five Emmanuel College swimmers are competing in the U.S. OPEN, at the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center in Atlanta, GA (December 5-7).
This is the 34th edition of the U.S. OPEN National Swimming Championships, organized by USA Swimming, where high level swimmers and teams from all over the World come to compete. This year 1,300+ swimmers are entered in the meet. The races are contested in a 50 long course meter pool.
First, Elder Oliveira competed in the 400 LCM freestyle, finishing in 134th with a time of 4:14.84
Next, 3 EC swimmers competed in the 50 LCM freestyle. Joao Santos finished 84th (23.64) Thiago Rosa 103rd (23.79) Igor Dantas 126th (24.10)
Next up (Friday) Alex Sobers competes in the 200 free, Joao Santos in the 100 breast, and Thiago Rosa in the 100 back
The meet is live TV/webcasted by USA Swimming.
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