Saturday, 13 September 2008
Virdhawal Khade breaks the 50m Butterfly National record @ Junior Nationals
Olympian Virdhawal Khade continued his record breaking spree. He broke the National record in the 50m Butterfly at the Junior National Aquatic championships held at Amritsar from 31 August - 4 September. He clocked a time of 24.78sec to better the previous National record of 24.91sec which he had set at the Malaysia Open in May this year.
Virdhawal who swam the Junior Nationals as a train-through meet showed his class as he beat his competition by huge margins. He won all his events with new Junior National records and finished with the Best Male swimmer title.
Click here to get all the Junior National Swimming results (courtesy PDAAA - Pune District Amateur Aquatic Association).