Marie Wattel vice-world champion in the 100m butterfly

And two medals for the French team! After Léon Marchand’s gold in the 400m medley, Marie Wattel took silver in the 100m butterfly, setting a new French record. The 25-year-old Frenchwoman, European champion in the distance in 2021, was overtaken by the American Torri Huske (55’64), the Chinese Yufei Zhang (56”41) completes the podium. “Honestly, … Read more

Léon Marchand world champion in the 400m medley

Léon Marchand is the new star of French swimming. He was expected in the 400m medley at the Budapest Worlds and he responded by being crowned world champion and setting a new European record in 4’04”28, smashing his personal record set this Saturday morning in series (4’09”09)! This is the second best performance in the … Read more