Chase Kalisz Goes 6-for-6 in 400 IM at TYR Pro Swim Series in Columbus

Photo Courtesy: Peter H. Bick

Chase Kalisz led the men’s 400 IM field from start to finish on day three of the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series in Columbus. He knocked off nearly 10 seconds from his morning swim to win the event in 4:15.16, making this his second title of the weekend.

Kalisz has gone six-for-six in 400 IM titles at all TYR Pro Swim Series stops this season. He currently leads the world rankings in this event with his 4:08.92 set back in March.

Hiromasa Fujimo touched the wall in 4:17.57 for second while third place went to Anton Oerskov in 4:18.10.

Takeharu Fujimo (4:18.89), Charlie Swanson (4:19.38), Casey Storch (4:23.75), Jake Foster (4:24.53) and Will Roberts (4:30.97) rounded out the top eight.

Event 12  Men 400 LC Meter IM
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        World: W 4:03.84  8/10/2008 Michael Phelps, USA
     American: A 4:03.84  8/10/2008 Michael Phelps, USA
    U.S. Open: O 4:05.25  6/29/2008 Michael Phelps, Club Wolverine
     Jr World: J 4:14.00  6/26/2016 Sean Grieshop, USA
     Pro Swim: P 4:08.92  2018      Chase Kalisz
    Name            Age Team              Prelims     Finals  FINA Points
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                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Chase Kalisz     24 Athens Bulldog S  4:24.95    4:15.16   872  
    r:+0.61  25.99        56.23 (30.24)
        1:29.60 (33.37)     2:02.18 (32.58)
        2:37.43 (35.25)     3:13.41 (35.98)
        3:44.53 (31.12)     4:15.16 (30.63)
  2 Hiromasa Fujimo  26 Phoenix Swim Clu  4:23.36    4:17.57   848  
    r:+0.59  26.50        57.15 (30.65)
        1:30.13 (32.98)     2:02.88 (32.75)
        2:39.62 (36.74)     3:16.73 (37.11)
        3:47.98 (31.25)     4:17.57 (29.59)
  3 Anton Oerskov I  23 Wolfpack Elite    4:24.33    4:18.10   843  
    r:+0.63  27.97        59.51 (31.54)
        1:33.31 (33.80)     2:05.95 (32.64)
        2:42.15 (36.20)     3:19.27 (37.12)
        3:49.62 (30.35)     4:18.10 (28.48)
  4 Takeharu Fujimo  24 Phoenix Swim Clu  4:26.16    4:18.89   835  
    r:+0.55  27.47        59.40 (31.93)
        1:33.08 (33.68)     2:05.86 (32.78)
        2:42.37 (36.51)     3:18.88 (36.51)
        3:49.67 (30.79)     4:18.89 (29.22)
  5 Charlie Swanson  20 Club Wolverine    4:25.55    4:19.38   830  
    r:+0.58  27.37        58.95 (31.58)
        1:33.56 (34.61)     2:07.34 (33.78)
        2:42.65 (35.31)     3:19.24 (36.59)
        3:50.17 (30.93)     4:19.38 (29.21)
  6 Casey Storch     19 Machine Aquatics  4:26.95    4:23.75   790  
    r:+0.61  27.76        59.74 (31.98)
        1:35.26 (35.52)     2:09.56 (34.30)
        2:45.35 (35.79)     3:21.88 (36.53)
        3:53.59 (31.71)     4:23.75 (30.16)
  7 Jake Foster      17 Mason Manta Rays  4:25.33    4:24.53   783  
    r:+0.57  27.71      1:00.13 (32.42)
        1:35.09 (34.96)     2:09.72 (34.63)
        2:45.62 (35.90)     3:22.70 (37.08)
        3:54.19 (31.49)     4:24.53 (30.34)
  8 Will Roberts     18 Club Wolverine    4:26.80    4:30.97   728  
    r:+0.63  28.06      1:00.58 (32.52)
        1:36.06 (35.48)     2:10.79 (34.73)
        2:49.94 (39.15)     3:29.43 (39.49)
        4:00.68 (31.25)     4:30.97 (30.29)
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Chandler Brandes is a senior at the University of Vermont where she is majoring in Public Communication and double minoring in Coaching and Sports Management. She is a former swimmer for the Catamounts and this is her fourth year on board with Swimming World.

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