Alexandra Wenk Lowers 200 IM German National Record in Finals

Photo Courtesy: Sandstein

Alexandra Wenk lowered the German National record again tonight in the 200 IM, touching in 2:11.33. This morning at German Nationals she posted a 2:11.41. Tonight’s time is the 12th best in the world this year. Her morning and night swims clear the German Olympic qualifying standards.

Second place went to Maxine Wolters in 2:13.90. Wolters hit the prelims Olympic standard, but came up short of the necessary 2:12.91 in finals.

Katarzyna Baranowska won bronze with her 2:14.72.

Bahn Platz Name Verein Zeit
4 1 Alexandra Wenk SG Stadtwerke München 2:11.33
50m: 28.14 (1.) | 100m: 1:02.94 (2.) | 150m: 1:40.19 (1.) | 200m: 2:11.33 (1.)
5 2 Maxine Wolters SG Bille Hamburg 2:13.90
50m: 28.78 (2.) | 100m: 1:01.94 (1.) | 150m: 1:41.84 (2.) | 200m: 2:13.90 (2.)
6 3 Katarzyna Baranowska SG Bayer 2:14.72
50m: 29.10 (3.) | 100m: 1:02.96 (3.) | 150m: 1:42.15 (3.) | 200m: 2:14.72 (3.)
2 4 Juliane Reinhold SSG Leipzig 2:15.03
50m: 29.51 (5.) | 100m: 1:04.32 (4.) | 150m: 1:43.21 (4.) | 200m: 2:15.03 (4.)
3 5 Theresa Michalak SG Bayer 2:16.11
50m: 29.34 (4.) | 100m: 1:04.62 (5.) | 150m: 1:43.81 (5.) | 200m: 2:16.11 (5.)
8 6 Kathrin Demler SG Essen 2:18.06
50m: 29.77 (8.) | 100m: 1:04.64 (6.) | 150m: 1:45.82 (7.) | 200m: 2:18.06 (6.)
7 7 Yara Sophie Hierath SGS Bremerhaven 2:18.64
50m: 29.56 (6.) | 100m: 1:04.93 (7.) | 150m: 1:45.72 (6.) | 200m: 2:18.64 (7.)
1 8 Julia Leidgebel SG Dortmund 2:19.61
50m: 29.65 (7.) | 100m: 1:06.10 (8.) | 150m: 1:47.57 (8.) | 200m: 2:19.61 (8.)
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  1. Joseph Rosadiño

    awesome feeling of stepping up in that board and watching the surface of water in the lane…..

Author: Cathleen Pruden

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Cathleen Pruden is a 2016 graduate of Mount Holyoke College and was a four time All-American and a three time Academic All-American for the Lyons. She grew up swimming in and has also coached in Raleigh, North Carolina. Currently she is the Assistant Coach at Bowdoin College.

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