HomeSwimmingSanberk Oktar Lowers Turkish 200 IM Record, 15th Turkish Record To Fall In 2021
Sanberk Oktar Lowers Turkish 200 IM Record, 15th Turkish Record To Fall In 2021
June 3, 2021
NATIONAL TEAM SELECTION MEET
Might 27 – Might 30, 2021
Lengthy Course Meters (50m)
Swimming on the 2021 Nationwide Workforce Choice Meet in Edirne, Turkey, Sanberk Yigit Oktar lowered the Turkish file within the males’s 200 IM with a 2:00.94. Oktar took the file by simply 0.01 seconds from Metin Aydin who held it beforehand at a 2:00.95 from the 2019 Turkish Championships.
With no full cut up breakdown obtainable for Aydin’s 2019 swim, we all know that he cut up a 56.61 on the opening 100, simply 0.31 slower than Oktar’s 2021 opening cut up of 56.30. Oktar’s full cut up breakdown was as follows:
That swim for Oktar was greater than a second faster than his former PB within the occasion of two:02.10 which he set in March 2020 in Istanbul. Whereas he was quick sufficient to set the brand new Turkish file within the occasion, Oktar couldn’t fairly clinch the FINA A and Olympic qualifying customary within the occasion of 1:59.67.
Turkey’s present Tokyo 2020 Olympic roster is as follows:
Oktar’s 200 IM file was certainly one of 4 nationwide information set on the 2021 Nationwide Workforce Choice Meet as Mert Ali Satir and Selen Ozbilen lowered the respective males’s 100 backstroke and girls’s 100 freestyle information as effectively. Moreover, Berke Saka, Berkay Öğretir, Ümit Güreş, and Emre Sakçı lowered the lads’s 4×100 medley relay.
With the addition of Oktar’s 200 IM, Turkey has now seen a complete of 15 nationwide information get damaged in 2021 alone.
Turkish Data Damaged Thus Far In 2021 (Jan 1, 2021 – June 3, 2021)