I wonder what he could do in a 1650?
If anyone out there knows this Cetlinsky guy, give him a pat on the back
for me and then tell him to get the hell out of my age group!!! 8-)
Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
University of Missouri-Columbia
Back in '88 he won Nationals in both the 400M and the 1500M freestyles.
His time in the 400 was approximately 3:48 (long course)
His time in the 1500 was approximately 15:05 (lc)
At the '88 Olympics he was 4th in the 400, and was on the winning 4x200M
Considering that he was that fast back then, it's no big suprise that
he can go a 4:30 for 500 yards now.
Can't we keep former Olympic caliber people out of age group swimming?
|> >Can't we keep former Olympic caliber people out of age group swimming?
|> I know you said this tongue in cheek, but I think its great to ex-world
|> class swimmers at masters meets. It's great to see some of them still
|> doing amazing swims. I shouldn't say ex-world class, because they are
|> still world class, only in a different age group. Actually it's the older
|> swimmers that really inspire me. I would probably trade an olympic medal
|> for some records in the 105-109 age group. ; )
This reminds me of a young boy who came up to me after a triathlon and
said "Did you use to be a swimmer?" to which I replied "I still am a
4. 500 Free