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Sunday, December 15, 2013

Split Times, Average Times Of King And Queen Of The Sea

It was a unique competition on the shores of Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil today.

Each swimmer did three 500m loops of today's King and Queen of the Sea competition.

The 3 splits of the first swimmers were as follows:

1. Poliana Okimoto 6:52.52 + 7:03.89 + 7:12.67
2. Keri-Anne Payne 6:53.81 + 6:59.89 + 7:10.00
3. Alice Franco: 6:55.00 + 6:34.80 + 7:13.55
4. Zsofia Balazs 6:58.45 + 7:00.44 + 7:10.04
5. Yasunari Hirai 6:35.00 + 6:33.00 + 6:38.00
6. Aaron Peirsol 6:58.10 + 6:58.16 + 7:13.64
7. Guillermo Bertola 6:48.31 + 6:38.35 + 6:53.54

The 3 splits for the second swimmers were as follows (note: last lap did not include an extra 30 meters of soft sand running):

1. Samuel de Bona 6:40.92 + 6:39.00 + 6:20.74
2. Chad Ho 6:42.12 + 6:40.70 + 6:28.55
3. Valerio Cleri 6:36.19 + 6:36.94 + 6:27.51
4. Xavier Deshamais 6:40.89 + 6:39.94 + 6:28.37
5. Kaoru Yamanaka 7:21.00 + 7:27.00 + 7:13.00
6. Ashley Twichell 6:51.97 + 7:01.29 + 6:50.28
7. Pilar Geijo 7:08.61 + 7:17.91 + 7:09.35

The average times of the 3 loops for the first swimmers were as follows in order:

1. Yasunari Hirai 6:36.40
2. Guillermo Bertola 6:46.73
3. Alice Franco: 6:51.11
4. Keri-Anne Payne 7:01.23
5. Zsofia Balazs 7:02.97
6. Poliana Okimoto 7:03.02
7. Aaron Peirsol 7:03.30

The average times of the 3 loop for the second swimmers were as follows in order (note: their last lap did not include an extra 30 meters of soft sand running):

1. Valerio Cleri 6:33.54
2. Samuel de Bona 6:33.66
3. Xavier Deshamais 6:36.40
4. Chad Ho 6:37.12
5. Ashley Twichell 6:54.51
6. Pilar Geijo 7:11.05
7. Kaoru Yamanaka 7:20.33

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