Italian Foursome Break Masters Relay World Record In Turin

Photo Courtesy: Ermanno Falco

TURIN, Italy, February 18. SWIMMING at the Italian regional Masters championships on Sunday, a foursome from the Sisport Fiat swim team set a long course Masters world record in the mixed 400 medley relay for the 100-119 age group.

With a time of 4:24.28, the Sisport Fiat team broke the world mark of 4:29.30 from the German team SGS Hannover in 2011. Matthew Zamorani kicked things off with a 1:05.70 backstroke leg, then handed it over to Anna Pasero, who clocked a 1:16.98 breaststroke split. Yojan Garcia kept the record pace going with a swift 58.74 butterfly leg and Daniella Gigantiello wrapped it up with a 1:02.86 freestyle leg.

Watch the exciting world record swim in the video player below. Courtesy Yojan Garcia via Facebook:

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Author: Jeff Commings

Jeff Commings is the host of several shows on SwimmingWorld.TV, including "The Morning Swim Show," which features interviews with people making headlines in aquatic sports. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in journalism and was a nine-time NCAA All-American.

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