Tokyo 2020: Olympic Marathon Swim Predictions – William Yan Thorley (Hong Kong)
Bill Thorley (or William Yan Thorley) is a 18-year-old university student and Olympic marathon swimmer represents Hong Kong.
He competed in the 2019 FINA World Championships 5 km in South Korea finishing in 53:56.20 on 13 July 2019.
He competed in the 2019 FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series 10 km finishing in 1:58:25.84 on 29 September 2019.
He competed in the 2019 FINA World Championships 5 km mixed relay in South Korea on 18 July 2019.
Date of Birth
03 Sep 2002
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Tokyo Olympic Games – Marathon Swim Predictions: “Expect the Unexpected”
WOWSA expects the unexpected at the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the Tokyo Olympic Games. Both the men’s and women’s races will be extremely close in the very flat – very warm-water, extremely humid and tightly-packed conditions.
It is anyone’s guess what will happen in the women’s race on August 4th and the men’s race on August 5th. Who will win gold? Who will finish in the Top 10? Will anyone have to quarantine or be prevented from swimming due to COVID-19 regulations?
No one knows. But WOWSA based its bold predictions on the track records of the world’s fastest marathon swimmers combined other intangibles, tendencies and tactics of each Olympic athlete.
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