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Carson Foster Obliterates 400 IM 17-18 NAG, Strikes to #2 All-Time, With 3:35.27


Texas, Texas A&M, Southern Methodist College

  • October 16-17, 2020
  • Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Middle, Austin, TX
  • 25 yards
  • Unscored
  • Live Results (Additionally on Meet Cell as “2020 ST TEX First Probability Meet”)
  • Day 1 Results

The phrase on the road was {that a} couple Texas freshmen had their sights set on nationwide age group data this weekend, and tonight didn’t disappoint, as Carson Foster knocked over two seconds off the 400 IM document together with his time of three:35.27. The document beforehand stood at 3:37.52, set by Andrew Seliskar in 2015. That’s additionally a lifetime greatest for Foster by over Three seconds, eclipsing his 3:38.65 from final December.

Comparative Splits

Foster 20 Seliskar 15
Fly 49.04 49.60
Again 53.93 54.80
Breast 1:00.92 1:01.30
Free 51.38 51.82

Foster outsplit Seliskar in every of the 4 strokes, together with breast, the place Seliskar is particularly sturdy briefly course swimming.

Race video:

Much more impressively, Foster, simply shy of his 19th birthday, is now the second quickest man of any age, ever, within the occasion, tailing solely Chase Kalisz and his 3:33.42 from 2017.

Place Swimmer Time
1 Chase Kalisz 3:33.42
2 Carson Foster 3:35.27
3 Abrahm DeVine 3:35.29
4 Hugo Gonzalez 3:35.76
5 Josh Prenot 3:35.82
6 Tyler Clary 3:35.98
7 Andrew Seliskar 3:36.18
8 Michael Phelps 3:36.26
9 Mark Szaranek 3:36.31
10 Will Licon 3:36.37

Including to the listing of accolades, Foster additionally now owns the Texas group document, beforehand held by Will Licon together with his 3:36.37 from the 2015 NCAA Championships.

Foster will almost definitely even be aiming on the 200 free NAG tomorrow. He comes into this meet with a lifetime better of 1:32.99, whereas the NAG stands at 1:32.18, held by former Longhorn Maxime Rooney.