Irie and Coutts cup champions of Barcelona 2011


Japan’s Ryosuke Irie and Australia’s Alicia Coutts were cup winners of the 32nd International Trophy Ciutat de Barcelona, Irie for winning the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:54.92 (931 FINA points), and Coutts for winning the 200 IM in 2:09.68 (934 FINA points). A total of 13 championship records were set by the Australians (4), Japanese (3), Hungarians (3), Spanish (2) and South Africa’s Cameron van der Burgh (1). Via

Japan’s national team won the most medals in total – 9 gold, 6 silver and 4 bronze.
Australia won 7 gold, 2 silver and 3 bronze, and Hungary 6 gold, 3 silver and 2 bronze. Best from the Nordic countries was Sweden’s Jennie Johansson from
Upsala Simsällskap who won gold in the 50 and 100 breaststroke, and Norway’s Alexander Dale Oen who won a silver in the 50 breaststroke and bronze in the 100.

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