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Your Richmond Recap

It was an exciting weekend in Richmond, Virginia!

With podium finishes, personal bests and athlete signings, many of Team TYR’s finest came out to turn heads at the third stop of the 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series. For a play by play recap, read on below.

DAY 1

Katie Ledecky posted the top time in the world this year for her swim in the women’s 800m freestyle. Leah Smith swam a close second in the same event, racing her way to a personal best.

DAY 2

Katie Ledecky and Leah Smith were at it again, taking home first and second place for their swims in the women’s 200m freestyle.

Jack Conger earned third place for his impressive swim in the men’s 200m freestyle.

Cody Miller scored a major win for his swim in the men’s 100m breaststroke.

Kelsi Dahlia earned the number one spot for her swim in the women’s 100m butterfly.

Leah Smith brought her third place for her swim in the women’s 400m IM.

DAY 3

It was a busy day of races for Kelsi Dahlia, who earned third in the women’s 200m butterfly and second in the women’s 50m butterfly.

Simone Manuel scored second in the women’s 50m freestyle.

Michael Chadwick swam a personal best in the men’s 50m freestyle, taking home third in the race.

Jacob Pebley scored third in the men’s 100m backstroke.

Team TYR earned another 1, 2 punch with Katie Ledecky and Leah Smith in the women’s 400m freestyle.

DAY 4

Katie Ledecky earned third in the women’s 200m IM.

Jacob Pebley placed second in the men’s 200m backstroke.

Molly Hannis brought home second in the women’s 50m breaststroke.

The ladies of Team TYR crushed the women’s 100m freestyle with Simone earning first place and Margo Geer bringing home third.

Michael Chadwick finished third in the men’s 100m freestyle.

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