David Popovici is unstoppable! The athlete taken by CS Dinamo from Steaua set a series of national records before the European Championship in the 25-meter pool in Kazan.
The European 25-meter pool swimming championship starts in Kazan, Russia, on Tuesday, and David Popovici is in top form. In the preview of the continental competition, the fourth stage of the 2021 World Cup took place in the same city, a competition in which the Dinamo player made the transition to the short pool events.
David Popovici signed with CS Dinamo a contract valid until 2024, so he could win a medal at the Paris Olympics as a “dog” athlete. After his transferred to CS Dinamo, David Popovici he announced to his followers on Instagram that he will retire for a while from social networks.
David Popovici, “rain of records!” He will make his debut at the European Championships in Kazan on Tuesday
At the World Cup, the Dinamo swimmer coached by Adrian Rădulescu participated in three events: 100 m mixed, 100 m free, 200 m free.
At all he set new national records:
100 m mixed: 54.81 (RN 17 and 18 years old);
100 m freestyle: series – 47.62 (RN 17, 18, 19+), final – 5th place in 46.77 (RN 17, 18, 19+);
200 m freestyle: series – 1: 44.13 (RN 17, 18, 19+), final – 5th place in 1: 43.58 (RN 17, 18, 19+).
On Tuesday, the first day of the European Championship in Kazan, David will compete in the 400 m freestyle. He will also start in the 100 m freestyle and 200 m freestyle, according to CS Dinamo.
The Dinamo European star Robert Glință will also participate in the European Championship in Kazan. This year’s European champion (in the Olympic pool) will compete in three events: 50m and 100m backstroke, respectively 100m freestyle.
Source: Prosport by www.prosport.ro.
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