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Friday, April 24, 2015

After Mann, The Men

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

After Becca Mann just touched out Haley Anderson to win the women's 10 km 2015 FINA World Championship qualification race in Miromar Lake in Fort Myers, Florida, the men took to the water and will battle it out over the next few hours. The lead pack will undoubtedly see Andrew Gemmell, Alex Meyer, Jordan Wilimovsky, Brendan Casey, Arthur Frayler, David Heron, Joey Pedraza, Chip Peterson, Ryan Feeley, Taylor Abbott, and Sean Ryan make themselves prominent at different times during the race.

The women's race will clean with few warning whistles and no red flags. Will the men's race with 34 competitors at the 2015 USA Swimming Open Water National Championships be as clean and free from physicality?

The race is being webcast live at usaswimming.org with play-by-play action by Dave Thomas and color commentary from Sam Kendricks.

The final race results are here.

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