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Review: Pernille Blume makes freestyle final at 2019 World Championships Special

Posted Jul 27, 2019 by Markos Papadatos
World-class swimmer Pernille Blume has a major reason to be proud. She has made the women's 50 meter freestyle final at the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea.
Olympic gold medalist and Danish swimmer Pernille Blume
Olympic gold medalist and Danish swimmer Pernille Blume
Jesper Gronnemark
Blume clocked 24.41 seconds in the heats of the women's 50 meter freestyle at the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwangju, which earned her an instantaneous spot in the semifinals, where she subsequently clocked 24.14 seconds. The women's 50 meter freestyle final will be taking place tomorrow on July 28, where she will be one of eight women vying for a medal.
A Danish swimmer, Blume was the winner of this event at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, where she took home the gold. Blume also won the bronze medal in the women's 4×100 meter medley race at the Olympic Games for Team Denmark.
In other Pernille Blume news, she signed with the New York Breakers in the International Swimming League (ISL), where Tina Andrew serves as the General Manager, and Michael Andrew is the Vice Captain of the team.
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