This event took place on the fourth and final day of the 2018 Winter National Swimming Championships. The competition was held at the Greensboro Aquatic Center in North Carolina.
Chadwick, who trains with Team Elite Aquatics, won the race with a time of 48.57 seconds, where he bested fellow competitive swimmer Nathan Adrian, who finished in second place with 48.59 seconds. There were only four swimmers that completed the Men’s 100 meter freestyle race in less than 50 seconds. Swimmers Markus Thormeyer and Destin Lasco finished in third and fourth place respectively. 50.49 seconds is the time needed to qualify for the U.S. Olympic Trials in 2020.
On November 29, Adrian had won first place in the Men’s 50 meter freestyle race at the Winter Nationals, as Digital Journal reported.
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