Saturday, August 6, 2016
#Swimming @Rio2016 #Portugal @SportingCP Alexis Santos becomes the second best Portuguese swimmer in #Olympic games 28 yr after Alexander Yokohi ensure 9th place
Alexis Santos brought down on Saturday the previous national record of 400m styles, to meet the distance in 4.15,84 minutes in the pools of Rio de Janeiro, on the first day of the Portuguese swimming at the Olympic Games in 2016. The brand that gave him 14. th place among the 27 registered athletes.
The previous record was 4.16,30,
OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016
Alexis Santos becomes the second best Portuguese swimmer in Olympic Games, 28 years after Alexander Yokochi ensure the 9th place in the 200 breaststroke in Seoul 1988. Alexis Santos now holds the record for Portugal 400 styles with 4.15,84 minutes in during the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro 2016. the Portuguese was fourth in the second series, surpassing the previous national ceiling that belonged to him (4.16,30) since August 4, 2013, in Barcelona.Este result gave Sporting the 14th place among the 27 registered swimmers making it the second best Portuguese swimmer in Olympic games, only surpassed by Alexandre Yokochi 7 Los Angeles 1984 and Seoul 1988 9, both in the 200 bruços.http: //www.fpnatacao.pt /