Czech Swimming Association Announces 22 for European Championships

Photo Courtesy: iSport Czech Republic

The Czech Swimming Association announced their roster of 22 swimmers who will compete, beginning on Sunday at the 2016 LEN European Championships.

The team has nine men and thirteen women.

For the men, butterflier Jan Sefl is a leader. Petr Bartunek, Roman Dmytrijev, Tomas Franta, Tomas Havranek, Pavel Janecek, Jan Kutnik, Jan Micka, and Petr Novak are the other men on the team.

Barbora Zavadovawho has already qualified for Rio, leads the women’s contingent.

She is joined by Simona Baumrtova, Petra Chocova, Martina Elhenicka, Tereza Grusova, Tereza Horakova, Kristyna Horska, Anna Kolarova, Vera Koprivova, Martina Moravcikova, Monika Stepanova, Lucie Svecena, and Tereza Zavadova.

Action at the Championships has already begun with synchronized swimming and diving. Swimmers will start racing in London on Sunday.

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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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