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Friday, June 27, 2014

Charlyne Secrestat Wins 25 km In Sète

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Stéphane Lecat, Directeur de l’Eau Libre of the French Swimming Association, reported on the 25 km French National Open Water Swimming Championships in Sète, France. "Charlyne Secrestat won in a close race over Célia Barrot. It was a surprise because she is young (16) and it was her first 25 km marathon swim. Last year, Charlie won the bronze medal at the European Junior Championships.

A lot of swimmers did not finish the race because the water was a little bit cold, between 18 and 22ºC without any sun, but Axel Reymond swam a great race and was very fast. Things are looking good for him at the European Championships

Women's Results:
1. Charlyne Secrestat (FRA) 5:15:57.10
2. Célia Barrot (FRA) 5:15:58.10
3. Esther Nunez Morera (ESP) 5:22:16.60
4. Caroline Jouisse (FRA) 5:29:09.20
5. Nuria Ciuro Boixadera (ESP) 5:37:42.40
DNS - Emilie Corgnac (FRA)
DNF - Julie Chedrawi (FRA)
DNF - Clémence Lehoux (FRA)

Men's Results:
1. Axel Reymond (FRA) 4:48:47.30
2. Damian Blaum (ARG) 5:04:21.30
3. Haythem Abdel Khalek (TUN) 5:12:42.80
4. Jordi Bosch Planas (ESP) 5:17:09.40
5. Daniel Ponce (ESP) 5:36:55.10
DNS - Jean-Benoît Dumont (FRA)
DNS - Joanes Hedel (FRA)
DNF - Pascal Bauger (FRA)
DNF - Damien Cattin Vidal (FRA)
DNF - Robin Dolinar (FRA)
DNF - Julien Krznarie (FRA)
DNF - Jose Luis Larrosa (ESP)
DNF - Antoine Niol (FRA)
DNF - Marc-Antoine Olivier (FRA)
DNF - Bertrand Venturi (FRA)

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