Ashley Twichell, Good In Gwangju

Ashley Twichell, Good In Gwangju

Ashley Twichell, Good In Gwangju
Courtesy of WOWSA, Gwangju, Korea. Ashley Twichell had a successful series of swims at the FINA World Championships. The personable distance freestyler kicked off with a 2020 Tokyo Olympic qualifying swim in 10 km race, and then followed up with a bronze medal in the 5 km Mixed Relay. When she shifted to the pool, she finished 4th with a career best time of 15:43.19 in the 1500m freestyle. Other open water swimmers competing in the pool included Kiah Melverton of Australia who finished 7th in 16:01.38 in the 1500m freestyle while in the 800m freestyle Giulia Gabbrielleschi of Italy placed 14th in 8:35.03 and Viviane Jungblut of Brazil finished 19th in 8:42.52. Women’s 1500m Freestyle Results:
11QUADARELLASimonaItaly ITA15:40.89
22KOHLERSarahGermany GER15:48.83
33WANGJianjiahePeople's Republic of China CHN15:51.00
44TWICHELLAshleyUnited States of America USA15:54.19
55GOUGHMaddyAustralia AUS15:59.40
66KESELYAjnaHungary HUN16:01.35
77MELVERTONKiahAustralia AUS16:01.38
88BELMONTEMireiaSpain ESP16:02.10


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