Feb. 24, 2020—
Florida swimmer Bobby Finke broke the American men’s record in the 1,650-yard freestyle by more than six seconds Saturday at the SEC Swimming & Diving Championships in Auburn, Alabama.
Finke, a sophomore, won in 14:12.08, breaking the record held by Zane Grothe, who swam the 1,650 in 14:18.25 at the 2017 USA Swimming Winter Nationals.
Grothe’s record itself was more than four seconds faster than the previous American mark.
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Bobby Finke new American Record 1650yds freestyle #swimming
Congrats: Bobby Finke new 1650 American Record #swimming 14:12.08