Korean Swimming Trials: Standout Performances and Record-Breaking Times

Kim Woomin Dominates Korean Olympic Trials with Impressive Time of 3:43.69 to Secure World Champion Title

The 2024 Korean Olympic Trials concluded in Gimcheon, with standout performances from world champion Kim Woomin. At just 22 years old, Kim dominated the men’s 400m free with a time of 3:43.69, cementing his position as one of the top competitors in the world in this event. This swim was slightly off from his personal best of 3:42.71 in Doha last month, but better than his previous time of 3:44.35 at the Asian Games last year.

In the men’s 50m free, Ji Yuchan took home gold with a time of 22.25, followed by Baek In-chul in 22.47 and Hwang Sunwoo in 22.53. Ji is the reigning Asian Games champion in this event and set a national and Games record of 21.72 last year, which earned him a spot on the national team for Paris.

Other notable results included Kim Jihun winning the men’s

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