Six Masters World Records Broken at Bumpy Jones Classic

Photo Courtesy: Mike Carbonaro

Five individual Masters world records and one relay record were set earlier this month at the Bumpy Jones Classic in Sarasota, Fla. Jean Troy took down four records in the 90-94 women’s age group, while Diann Uustal broke won for the 70-74 women.

At the long course meters event, Troy posted times of 52.09 in the 50 free, 2:43.03 in the 100 breast, 4:18.85 in the 200 free and 1:14.04 in the 50 breast. She was representing Sarasota Y Sharks Masters.

Uustal, who broke several USMS records at the spring national championships in April, posted a time of 35.56 in the 50 fly to break her own world record while competing for New England Masters.

Additionally, a Sarasota Y team of Jack GroselleRick WalkerLaura Groselle and Kelly Parker-Palace took down the world record in the mixed 800 free relay in the 240+ division, finishing with a final time of 9:54.42.

Rick Walker contributed to this report.

 

4 Comments

4 comments

  1. Sherri Bogue

    Congrats to all. Way to go Jean Troy ?

  2. Pat Kennedy

    Congratulations to all of the swimmers.

  3. avatar

    way to go sharks! very proud of you!!

Author: David Rieder

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David Rieder is a staff writer for Swimming World. He has contributed to the magazine and website since 2009, and he has covered the NCAA Championships, U.S. Nationals, Olympic Trials as well as the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio and the 2017 World Championships in Budapest. He is a native of Charleston, S.C., and a 2016 graduate of Duke University.

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