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Finnish Grand Prix Renders No Olympic Qualifiers



The Finnish Grand Prix wrapped up over the weekend in Raksila, with the meet representing an Olympic-qualifying alternative for the home elite.

Nevertheless, there have been no FINA ‘A’ cuts reached by Finnish swimmers, though a couple of ‘B’ cuts had been achieved to determine baselines because the 2020/21 season rolls on.

Nationwide report holder Mimosa Jallow obtained below the B reduce within the ladies’s 100m again, hitting a time of 1:01.71. She owns the Finnish customary with the 1:00.28 she produced on the 2018 European Championships. Jallow additionally snagged the victory right here within the 50m again in 28.45, in addition to the 50m free in 25.87.

Breaststroking ace Matti Mattsson was one other standout swimmer over the course of this two-day affair, with the 27-year-old posting a time of two:11.81 within the 200m breast. Though that outing was properly outdoors his Finnish nationwide report of two:08.95 he logged approach again in 2013, nevertheless it did sneak below the Olympic ‘B’ customary of two:14.26.

Mattsson was victorious within the 100m breast as properly, punching a time of 1:01.39.