Weertman, Bridi win FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series in Chun'an

Rio Olympic champion Ferry Weertman of the Netherlands and Arianna Bridi of Italy snatched titles at the ninth and last stop of the 2019 FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series here in Chun'an county of China's Zhejiang province on Sunday.

With a temperature of 30 degree centigrade and water temperature around 27 C, a total of 27 swimmers competed in the men's 10km race as the Dutchman Weertman touched the pad first in a time of one hour 56 minutes 0.13 seconds. Furlan Matteo of Italy came second in 1:56:05.30 and Kirill Abrosimov of Russia third 1:56:12.24.


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