|American Record and Five CW Wins in the Duel|| |
December 18, 2009
Tyler Clary from UM and CW, set an American record in winning the 400 IM in 4:02.02. With this swim he broke Ryan Lochte's record. Clary now holds the American record in the 400 IM in both short-course yards and meters. Clary also 3rd in the 200 IM and 4th in the 200 fly.
CW swimmers Allison Schmitt and Peter Vanderkaay each won the 400 free on the first day of the Duel in the Pool. They then each won the 200 free on the second day of competition with a European All-Star team. The USA won the meet with a score of 185 to 78. The USA is now 4-0 in Duel in the Pool competition with the previous three wins over Australia.
In addition to these great swims, CW swimmer Alex Vanderkaay finished 3rd in the 400 IM and 4th in the 200 IM.
The competition will be shown in a two hour special on NBC on December 27th from 2 - 4 p.m.
Check out the results here: