ATLANTA, GA – The TYR Pro Swim Series Atlanta, is being held at the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center. A strong field of swimmers from around the world, including Olympians, world champions and national team members are in attendance. The four-day meet opens Thursday, March 1 and continues through Sunday, March 4. Prelims start at 10am followed by finals at 7pm.
Alex Sobers (Bridgetown, Barbados) swam a 1:53.38 in the 200 LCM freestyle.
Fast enough to finish 2nd in tonight's C final.
Sobers will compete in his best event, the 400 LCM freestyle. Sobers represented his home country of Barbados in the 2016 Rio Olympics in this event. The then, incoming freshmen competed in the men's 400m freestyle, finishing 44th overall in a time of 3:59.97.
The TYR Pro Swim Series Atlanta can be watched online live at www.usaswimming.org
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