Kristof Rasovszky, Alisa Tettamanzi Win Open Water Cup in Copenhagen

Kristof Rasovszky seems to be unstoppable: just two weeks after claiming two golds and a silver at the European Championships, the Hungarian hero won the 5th leg of the LEN Open Water Cup in Copenhagen. It was his third win in the series this season. The women’s title went to Alisa Tettamanzi, this is the fourth Italian triumph in a row in the women’s cup in 2018, achieved by four different swimmers.

At the age of 21 a properly trained open water swimmers might not need too much rest. Rasovszky covered 40km in five days at the European Championships, wrote history as the first man to make the podium in all three individual events in a single edition (won the 5km and 25km, came second by 0.04sec in the 10km) – and just two weeks later he was back to race in the 5th leg of the LEN Open Water Cup in Copenhagen.

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