Australia’s Campbell breaks 100m freestyle world document


Australian swimmer Cate Campbell broke the ladies’s a hundred metres freestyle world record on theBrisbane Grand Prix on Saturday, sending an ominous warning to her competitors at subsequent month’s Rio Olympics.

The 24-12 monthsvintage clocked 52.06 seconds to better German swimmer Britta Steffen’s previousrecord of 52.07 seconds set seven years ago in the course of the now-banned artificial swim-match era.

The London relay gold medallist beat her preceding non-public excellent of fifty two.33 seconds to assertthe primary man or woman world report by way of an Australian because the supersuit length.

“It passed off once I least expected it. I still can’t trust it occurred,” Campbell become quoted as sayingwithin the Australian Associated Press.

Human beings have been asking me while am I going to interrupt a world report for the ultimate 3 years.

“Now they’ll prevent asking me the query.”

After a few checking out years with harm and illness, the sector primary has her eyes firmly set at thegold at the Aug. five-21 Rio Video games.

All of us who goes to the Olympics and says they’re not after gold are kidding themselves,” she brought.