Good news came from the 2020 National Swimming Championships and Tokyo Olympics qualifying competition, which was shrouded in physical fitness test controversy. On the evening of October 1, in the men’s and women’s 4X100m medley relay preliminaries, Suzhou, Hubei, Zhejiang and Lu were composed of Xu Jiayu, Yan Zibei, Zhang Yufei and Yang Junxuan. The team won the first place in the preliminaries with a time of 3:38.41 and broke the world record for the project.
The Jiangsu, Hubei, Zhejiang and Lu relay team broke the world record of 3:38.56 set by the US team in 2017. The four team members could not contain their excitement after breaking the world record and shouted "Happy Birthday to Motherland" in front of the camera.
On the scene, Zhou Jihong, chairman of the Chinese Swimming Association and Chinese Diving Association, applauded and praised after breaking the world record in the Jiangsu, Hubei, Zhejiang and Lu team.
The promotion of this championship is linked to the performance of the physical test. The top eight of the top 16 players in the physical competition can enter the finals. This has led to Yu Hexin, Wang Jian Jiahe, Fu Yuanhui and many other famous players who have performed well to stop the preliminaries. 9 The media interviewed Zhou Jihong on the 28th,