2020 U.S. OPEN SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS
12-year previous Kayla Han, a member of La Mirada Aquatics, dropped Four seconds within the 400 IM on Friday night on the Irvine website of the US Open Championships, and now ranks because the #three swimmer in U.S. age group historical past in that occasion.
Han swam 4:58.36, which improves her earlier greatest time of 5:02.36. She beforehand ranked 10th all-time within the age group, however that catapults her all the best way to third place, behind solely Elizabeth Beisel (4:55.35), and Leah Hayes, who is still working her way through the age group rankings now as a 13-14.
Beisel set the Nationwide Age Group File on this occasion in 2005, and 6 years later was the World Champion in the identical occasion.
Han’s earlier 5:02 greatest time was executed in September of this 12 months, popping out of quarantine, at altitude in Arizona. With an altitude adjustment, which doesn’t get utilized to occasions for all-time age group rankings, that point transformed to a 4:59.86.
Han has improved in every of the 4 legs of her 400 IM since September.
|Kayla Han – Previous PB|
In Han’s first swim of the meet, on Friday morning, she swam 4:26.75 within the 400 free.