• Weertman edges Wilimovsky for 10K open water title at worlds

    4 monthes ago - By Saint Louis Today

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - After swimming for almost two hours in open water, Olympic champion Ferry Weertman nipped defending champ Jordan Wilimovsky by one tenth of a second for the 10-kilometer title at the world championships on Tuesday.
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  • Weertman edges Wilimovsky for 10K open water title at worlds

    Weertman edges Wilimovsky for 10K open water title at worlds

    4 monthes ago - By National Post

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - After swimming for almost two hours in open water, Olympic champion Ferry Weertman nipped defending champ Jordan Wilimovsky by one tenth of a second for the 10-kilometre title at the world championships on Tuesday.
    Weertman earned the Netherlands' first medal of the championships, on Lake Balaton, about 130 kilometres southwest of Budapest.
    Marc-Antoine Olivier of France, who won the 5K on Saturday, was 0.70 seconds behind for bronze. He became the first Frenchman to own more than one medal in open water swimming at the worlds.
    In Budapest, Russia won its sixth straight...
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