Evgeny Sedov

Evgeny Vadimovich Sedov (Russian: Евгений Вадимович Седов; born 29 January 1996[2]) is a Russian competitive swimmer. Sedov and his teammates won the gold medal in the 4×50 m freestyle relay at the 2014 short course world championships in Doha,[3] breaking the world record. Together with his teammates, he also broke the 4×50 meter medley relay world record in the heats, but this record was broken in the final by Brazil. He is the current junior world record holder in the 50 meter butterfly (long course).[4]

Evgeny Sedov
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Personal information
National team Russia
Born (1996-01-29) January 29, 1996 (age 26)[1]
Sport
SportSwimming
StrokesFreestyle, Butterfly
Medal record
Men's swimming
Representing Russia
World Championships (SC)
Gold medal – first place 2014 Doha 4×50 m freestyle
Silver medal – second place 2014 Doha 4×50 m mixed freestyle
Silver medal – second place 2018 Hangzhou 4×50 m freestyle
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Hangzhou 4×50 m mixed freestyle
European Championships (SC)
Gold medal – first place 2015 Netanya 50 m freestyle
Gold medal – first place 2015 Netanya 4×50 m freestyle
Silver medal – second place 2015 Netanya 4×50 m medley
Silver medal – second place 2015 Netanya 4×50 m mixed freestyle
World Junior Championships
Gold medal – first place 2013 Dubai 4×100 m mixed medley
Silver medal – second place 2013 Dubai 50 m freestyle
Silver medal – second place 2013 Dubai 4×100 m medley
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Dubai 100 m freestyle
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Dubai 4×100 m freestyle
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Dubai 4×100 m mixed freestyle
Military World Games
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Wuhan 4×100 m freestyle

At the 2015 European Short Course Championships Sedov won his first international senior medal in an individual event, winning the gold medal in the 50 meter freestyle, 0.05 ahead of Marco Orsi of Italy.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Start List Men's 4x50 Meter Freestyle Relay". Omega Timing. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  2. ^ "Russian Evgeny Sedov almost the 1st swimmer to hold World Junior Record". Swimvortex. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  3. ^ "Men's 4x50 Meter Freestyle Relay Results". Omega Timing. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  4. ^ "Evgeny Sedov Sets 50 Fly World Junior Record to Kick Off Russian Nationals". Swimming World Magazine. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  5. ^ Lord, Craig (December 4, 2015). "Laszlo Cseh Thirsty In His Thirties: 1:51.36 Euro Mark Takes 200IM Gold In 3rd Best Ever". Swimvortex. Archived from the original on December 7, 2015. Retrieved December 5, 2015.