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Saturday, June 27, 2015

Swimming And Sprinting In Setúbal

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Both American Chip Peterson and Italian Rachele Bruni won today's stage in Setúbal, Portugal with strong last laps at the FINA/HOSA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup.

The top results for men and women courtesy of Yasunari Hirai:

1. Rachele Bruni (ITA) 2:05.24.45
2. Yumi Kida (JPN) 2:05.34.15
3. Anna Olasz (HUN) 2:06.17.95

1. Chip Peterson (USA) 1:54.23.60
2. Christian Reichert (GER) 1:54:47.10
3. Alexander Meyer (USA) 1:55.00.00
4. Rhys Mainstone (AUS) 1:55:01.80
5. Yasunari Hirai (JPN) 1:55:02.10
6. Mark Papp (HUN) 1:55:02.50
7. Samuel De Bona (BRA) 1:55:04.40
8. Erwin Maldonado (VEN) 1:55:05.10
9. Diogo Villarinho (BRA) 1:55:05.90
10. Yuval Safra (ISR) 1:55:06.60
11. Kane Radford (NZL) 1:55:08.00
12. Igor Chervynskiy (UKR) 1:55:10.80
13. Christopher Bryan (IRL) 1:55:13.70
14. Ventsislav Aydarski (BUL) 1:55:15.00
15. Jan Kutnik (CZE) 1:55:29.20
16. Ivan Enderica (ECU) 1:55:32.50
17. Igor Snitko (UKR) 1:55:34.90
18. Rafael Gil (POR) 1:55:35.20
19 Patrik Rakos (HUN) 1:55:45.10
20. Daniel Szekelyi (HUN) 1:55:49.10

Rachele Bruni said, "I had a very good race. It was very important to have won in Setúbal, reinforced my leadership in the world ranking."

Peterson said, "It was great to win here. It was the first time I visited Setúbal and found the conditions to be excellent on top in good weather. I want to come back next year."

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