Katinka Hosszú 4:20.85 and new 400 IM SC World Record at Berlin 2013 World Cup


Hungary’s Katinka Hosszú set yet another world record this afternoon, when she at the FINA 2013 World Cup meet in Berlin, Germany clocked 4:20.85. The old record Julia Smit’s 4:21.04 from the Dual in the Pool between Europe and USA back in December 2009. Hosszú has now set 6 world records in 5 days, including all short course meter medley events. See the result list here.

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